Linguist (AU English)

Job Locations AU-Sydney
Posted Date 1 month ago(9/16/2021 9:54 PM)


Linguist (AU English)


Position Summary

Recording data and providing lexical data for AU English TTS recording



• The scope is for 1-2 AU English linguists (who can read IPA).
• They will be needed full-time for ~8 weeks. Half their time would be reading and recording utterances (for TTS dictionary) and the other half would be to QA someone else’s recordings.
• No TTS experience is required.
• Linguistics degree would be preferable.


Qualifications and Experience

• Linguistics degree would be preferable.
• AU English linguists (who can read IPA)


About Appen


Appen collects and labels images, text, speech, audio, video, and other data used to build and continuously improve the world’s most innovative artificial intelligence systems. Our expertise includes having a global crowd of over one million skilled contractors who speak over 180 languages and dialects, in over 70,000 locations and 130 countries, and the industry’s most advanced AI-assisted data annotation platform. Our reliable training data gives leaders in technology, automotive, financial services, retail, healthcare, and governments the confidence to deploy world-class AI products. Founded in 1996, Appen has customers and offices globally.


At Appen, we value performance, honesty, humility, and grit. We persevere and remain focused, whilst maintaining agility to achieve quality outcomes and exceed expectations. We’re truth tellers – respectfully of course. We take accountability for our actions, and believe in giving and receiving direct feedback. We give credit where credit is due, and show gratitude to others for their contributions. We seek diverse perspectives as we recognize the value in teamwork and collaboration. Through grit, we take ownership, and we don’t give up.


New About Appen


Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed