Location and Language:
Los Angeles, CA for MX Spanish (must be familiar with Spanish use in the US)
New York, NY for Russian
As a Speech Data Evaluator and a native-level speaker of one of the target languages, you will be part of a team based in an office location as listed above, processing large amounts of linguistic data and carrying out a number of tasks to improve the quality of Google’s speech synthesis and speech recognition in your own language.
— Classifying and annotating linguistic data
— Labeling text for disambiguation, expansion, and text normalization
— Providing phonetic transcription of lexicon entries according to given standards and using in-house tools
— Native-level speaker of one of the target languages mentioned above (with good command of the standard dialect) and fluent in English
— Passion for language with good knowledge of orthography and grammar in the target language
— A degree in a language-related field such as linguistics, language teaching, translation, editing, writing, proofreading, or similar
— Keen interest in technology and computer-literate (should feel comfortable using in-house tools and should have an interest in current speech, mobile and online technology)
— Attention to detail and good organizational skills
Project Duration: 6-9 months (with potential for extension)
For immediate consideration, please email your CV and cover letter in English (PDF format preferred) with «Speech Data Evaluator [language]» in the subject line.
Application Deadline: (Open until filled)
Email Address for Applications: DataOpsMangmail.com