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Canadian Language Expert


Job details:

Do you want to be a part of something big? Appen constantly seeks language professionals and speakers across the globe for different language-related projects. If you’re a Linguist or simply someone who can speak, read and write the language required, you are welcome to participate.

 

Join our team and get paid to do any of the following: Semantics, Morphology, Phonology, Translation, Transcription, Proof-reading or Text and Voice Data Collection and more!

Your contribution will impact the content of different social media and eCommerce services that we use every single day.

 

You Might Fit This Role If:

  • You are looking for a flexible work opportunity where you contribute to projects and grow your skills
  • You enjoy working independently
  • You want to do internet-based work from home
  • You speak, read and write the languages listed below
  • Or you have an academic and professional linguistic background

Languages Available:

  • English
  • Inuktitut
  • French (Canada)

Projects You May Be Assigned To:

  • Voice Data Collection - The work involves recording your voice while reading short prompts from an online phone application.
  • Translation - The work will involve translating contents from one language to another.
  • Transcription - The work will involve converting audio files to text using an internet browser-based tool.
  • Text Data Collection - The work will involve answering a series of questions using the language dialect required.
  • Speech Evaluation - The work will involve listening to speeches read by a computer-generated voice and rating them according to how naturally they sound.
  • Pronunciation Specialist - The work will involve populating map data with accurate local pronunciations.
  • Prompt Disambiguation - The work will involve classifying audio prompts into common words, proper noun, action word, etc. and edit misspelled words if there is any.

Your assignment will depend on your qualifications and the availability of project.

 

Work Schedule:

  • Flexible, but may vary on the project you’ll be assigned to

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Currently living in and legally permitted to work in Canada
  • Access to a computer with a sound card and speakers, and/ or access to a smartphone
  • Access to a secure high-speed internet connection and a quiet workspace
  • Good English comprehension
  • Ability to work with applications, troubleshoot software, and execute instructions independently

 

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

 

Everyone is welcome.

 

Interested? Click on this link: 

https://talent-appen.icims.com/jobs/2660/canada/job?mode=job&iis=jobsite&iisn=WinnipegJobBank_MReyes

 

Or send me an email: Maria Reyes - mreyes@appen.com

 



To apply for the Canadian Language Expert job at Appen , send your resume to Maria Reyes at mreyes@appen.com
Don't forget to mention "Winnipeg Job Bank" or "WJB" when applying

Company Name

Appen

Posted By

Maria Reyes
mreyes@appen.com

Job Category

Post Date

June 8, 2018 (1 week ago)


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