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Terminologist

Job ID SWG-0522442 Job type Full-time Complementary
Work country Canada Posted 26-Sep-2012
Work city Markham Job area Software Development
Travel No travel Job category Software Development & Support
Business unit App Int SW Job role Software Developer
Job role skillset General
Commissionable/Sales-Incentive jobs only No

Job description
Ready to change the way the world works? This is your chance to develop innovative new technology products, as well as your career, with the world’s second largest software-maker. Hone your expertise alongside fellow talented professionals, where you’ll develop some of the most exciting software solutions on the market. At IBM, we’re strongly committed to the advancement of open Internet standards and applications as well.
Interested in learning more about IBM? Check out the IBM Global Careers newsletter.Job Title: TerminologistMain Responsibilities include:

The terminology group helps product developers, writers, and translators use the correct terminology in IBM products and materials. The group currently has an open position for a junior terminologist. Regular tasks include creating and updating terminological entries in a multilingual terminology database, and identifying terms from an automatically extracted corpus that are relevant to translators. The position includes the following additional responsibilities:
• Researching and defining new terms
• Using a terminology management system to create, update, or streamline definitions, and add other metadata such as parts of speech, grammatical information, and context sentences
• Using sound terminological principles, establish relationships between synonyms and other related concepts
• Importing new terminology into the database and exporting existing terminology into various forms of output including glossaries and bilingual dictionaries
• Working with writers and translators worldwide to establish a controlled vocabulary

Qualifications:

• Excellent command of English with excellent writing and communication skills
• Education program: Linguistics, Terminology, Semiotics, or Translation degree

Required
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • English: Fluent
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