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Natural Language Processing 2-months Internship: Online Domain Adaptation for Machine Translation

Lingua Custodia’s team is composed of a diversified mix of profiles, strongly skilled in their area of expertise, all committed to our entrepreneurial adventure. But what we value the most at Lingua Custodia are soft skills: Team spirit, trustfulness, open-minded thinking, enthusiasm, freedom to try new ideas or practices. This internship is a unique opportunity for master/engineering students to get familiarized with state-of-the-art machine translation techniques in a production environment.

  • Internship supervised by the Lab (R&D team)
  • Internship of 2 months in Paris or remote


  1. Help with preparing training/dev/test data for online domain adaptation
  2. Study string matching algorithms to find similar sentences among tens of millions of training samples.
  3. Conduct experiments by adapting a machine translation engine to a specific domain


  • Student of master’s/engineering degree in computer science, computational linguistics, machine learning, natural language processing or any related fields.
  • Proficient in English and/or French.
  • Background in neural NLP approaches as well as rule-based ones.
  • Experience in linux environment: bash scripting. Proficiency in Python/Perl.


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