NLP engineer - Expert in Korean

Type: Permanent
Location: Nantes, France

Job description

In the R&D department “MyScript Labs” (Nantes, France), you are responsible for improving the Korean handwriting recognition and will participate in multilingual research projects.

Your dual computing and NLP competencies associated to your R&D experience enable you to succeed in the following assignments:

  • Creating and maintaining the languages resources and supervision of their integration into the handwriting recognition engine.
  • Research and development on language models, including statistics, and their applications to human-machine interfaces.
  • Participation in the process of collecting handwriting samples.
  • In conjunction with the Support team, study and analysis of customer use cases.


  • Graduating of a Master or PHD, you have at least 3 years of experience in NLP or in a field nearby (artificial intelligence, pattern recognition, machine learning).
  • You have a good command of at least one programming language used in NLP (e.g. Python), this allows you to be completely autonomous completing all technical tasks.
  • Autonomous, rigorous, dynamic, engaged and a real team-player, you will demonstrate the expertise required for the success of your mission.
  • You are fluent in Korean and English.
  • The following skills/knowledge would also be appreciated: C, C++ or Java, Scripting tools (bash, Unix/Linux scripting), any experience in automation/industrialization of NLP, master of other languages.