Start your career at Lexical Computing

Lexical Computing, the company behind Sketch Engine, is an IT company located in Brno, Czech Republic. Since 2003, it has been a leading solution provider in the field of natural language processing (NLP), computational linguistics and electronic lexicography. Its main product Sketch Engine hosts more than 650 text corpora in over 100 languages. These multi-billion-word databases are used by IT companies, universities, national language institutes and publishing houses around the world to explore how languages are used. We are looking for new colleagues to join our team and help us develop our language services.

We offer full-time or part-time positions as well as student internships, based in Brno, Czech Republic.

Open positions – we are hiring!

We are looking for colleagues to fulfill the following positions:

We are looking for a data scientist to join our team and help us expand further: more data in more languages together with better tools for processing them while maintaining simple, scalable and language-independent solutions

Skills and qualifications

  • good programming skills
  • readiness to learn new things and adopt new way of thinking
  • basic understanding of how the modern web works (HTML/JS/CSS, communication protocols)
  • user-level familiarity with Linux and shell scripting
  • any NLP education is an advantage but not a must
  • working proficiency in English

See the full job description for the data scientist position.

We are looking for a software developer to join our team and help us expand further: more data in more languages together with better tools for processing them while maintaining simple, scalable and language-independent solutions.

Skills and qualifications

  • good programming skills
  • readiness to learn new things and adopt new way of thinking
  • basic understanding of how the modern web works (HTML/JS/CSS, communication protocols)
  • user-level familiarity with Linux and shell scripting
  • any NLP education is an advantage but not a must
  • working proficiency in English

See the full job description for the software developer position.

We are looking for a Linux system administrator to join our team that is responsible for an infrastructure that backs our system where users search around 500 TB data online and will contribute to the development of the whole cluster of services that we provide.

Skills and qualifications

  • very good knowledge of Linux, preferably Fedora/CentOS/RHEL
  • readiness to learn new things and adopt new way of thinking
  • basic programming skills (Bash, Python, C)
  • user-level familiarity with Linux and shell scripting
  • any NLP education is an advantage but not a must
  • working proficiency in English

See the full job description for the system administrator position.

We are looking for an NLP engineer to join our team and help us expand further: more data in more languages together with better tools for processing them while maintaining simple, scalable and language-independent solutions.

Skills and qualifications

  • good programming skills
  • readiness to learn new things and adopt new way of thinking
  • basic understanding of how the modern web works (HTML/JS/CSS, communication protocols)
  • user-level familiarity with Linux and shell scripting
  • any NLP education is an advantage but not a must
  • working proficiency in English

See the full job description for the NLP engineer position.

Join the Sketch Engine team now!

    You can also contact us at inquiries@sketchengine.eu