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Vacancy announcement for Junior Android Developer

isms | 07 February, 2018 12:07



Information and Language Processing Research Lab
Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Kathmandu University


The Information and Language Processing Research Lab (ILPRL) was established in the year 2004 at the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Kathmandu University. The Lab has been actively working on several Research Projects with a particular focus on the Nepali Language. Some of the Projects include Machine Translation System, Spell-checker, Linux Distro Localization, Optical Character Recognition System, Text-to-Speech System, Sentiment Analysis etc.


Basic Job Information

Job Title:                                              Jr. Android Developer

No. of Vacancy/s:                                 1

Employment Type:                               Full Time

Contract Duration:                                8 months (February – October, 2018)

Job Location:                                        Kathmandu University, Dhulikhel

Offered Salary:                                     Negotiable

Apply Before (Deadline):                     Feb. 20, 2018

Job Specification

Education Level:                                  Bachelor’s degree in Computer and IT related fields

Experience required:                            1 year working experience in Android Projects preferred (Fresher can apply)

Other Specifications

·         Experience with Android application development and Image Processing

·         Strong interest in mobile applications development and having an intuition for UX design and consumer behavior

·         Independent, self-motivated, and an enthusiastic technologist

·         Team player with initiative to work on individual projects

Job Description

·         Work with Nepali text images and Optical Character Recognition (OCR)

·         Design the architecture of Android application

·         Design and develop smartphone application for Nepali OCR (Android platform)

·         Work with smartphone, camera and accessibility features

·         Periodically report to the team about the product

·         Be flexible and ready to accept new challenges


Application Procedure:

Interested applicants meeting the above mentioned criteria are invited to send their curriculum vitae to the Principal Investigator of the project Dr. Bal Krishna Bal (bal@ku.edu.np) before February 20, 2018.

Only short listed candidates will be contacted for the performance test and interview.



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