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Appen is creating a pool of native French speakers from Corsica, for future opportunities. Applications are invited from candidates who grew up in Corsica and/or have lived there for the past 10 years.
This task involves listening to 11 different machine voices in the market, and rating them on a naturalness scale. There is also a short written feedback component for each voice. This is one off task and it consists of the following steps:
Task 1 (1.5hrs) – listen to 11 different voices read 30 sentences. Evaluate the naturalness of each voice on a scale of 1 (completely unnatural) to 7 (completely natural).
Task 2 (20mins) – answer 4 different ratings questions for 11 voices, pertaining to the speed, quality and presence of liaison in the voice.
Task 3 (10mins) – write a short sentence explaining why you would feel comfortable/uncomfortable listening to each voice.
Successful candidate is from Corsica in France and has strong computer literacy.
Please list any language-related background in your resume.
Tasks in Appen Global are best completed on a personal computer or laptop (not hand-held devices), and using Google Chrome or Firefox web browsers.