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AU-Sydney
4 days ago

Intro:

Appen, a language and technology company is looking for a native speaker of Canadian French to work on data collection projects.

 

Project Information:

  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Location: Chatswood
  • Duration: 3 to 6 months
  • Hours and type of contract: 20 to 40 hours week, hourly casual employment
  • Payment: AUD$25.03 p/h incl. superannuation

 

Task:

The work will involve posting online ads to recruit a large number of native speakers, for a specific target country, to record short prompts using mobile phones. The task would also involve opening new channels of online recruitment as well as using social media and other relevant recruitment websites to reach potential candidates.

 

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Native speaker of French, from Canada (candidates from France not eligible)
  • Excellent communication skills both in English and French (written and spoken)
  • Current local knowledge of Canada
  • Language skills must be current i.e. the language is still spoken and written regularly
  • Active user of social media (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.)
  • Good computational skills
  • Intermediate to Advanced Excel
  • Attention to detail
  • Must have Australian work rights

 

Preferred Knowledge/skills but not essential:

  • Business/Marketing
  • Experience working with languages
  • Experience with crowdsourcing type of recruitment (market research)

 

Note that applicants must have valid Australian work rights prior to applying.

 

 

 

ID
2017-2237
Sydney
KZ-Remote
4 days ago

If you love social media and are an active user, now is the time to get paid for your time on social media platforms!  Social Media Evaluators with Appen evaluate the quality and relevance of information in your local area or country of residence in categories such as news feeds, advertisements and search results.  Tech companies around the world need the knowledge and experience of the very people who use their services.  Social Media Evaluators have a direct impact on the effectiveness and relevancy of the service these companies provide. 

 

The Social Media Evaluator is a work from home opportunity where all you need is a computer or smartphone and the desire to make a positive impact while working in the social media platforms you enjoy. 

 

These are entry level positions and Social Media Evaluators can learn new technologies and receive income just by having the experience of participating in social media. 

 

Don’t miss this opportunity to be part of a Appen’s rapidly growing global Social Media Evaluation Team providing critical data for the world’s top internet search engine companies!

 

Work Schedule:

  • The Social Media Evaluator positions are flexible, part-time and only require between 1 and 4 hours a day with your choice of 5 to 7 days a week up to 20 hours a week!

 

Requirements:

  • Must be a fluent Russian speaker with previous residence in Russia
  • Must be currently residing in and able to perform work tasks in Kazakhstan
  • Access to a computer or smart phone that is less than 3 years in age from the date of manufacture
  • High-speed internet connection
  • Ability to read and write in English to understand and perform work tasks to customer specifications

 

Characteristics for Success:

  • Have the ability and desire to work from home doing internet based work within social media platforms
  • Active user on social media platforms such as Facebook and Instagram
  • Good English spelling skills
  • Possess a basic level of computer and/or smart phone operational knowledge
  • Ability and willingness to comprehend and follow instructions independently
  • Experience as freelancer or other work from home opportunities

 

Compensation:

  • Dependent upon project

 

Click HERE to watch a short 46 second video to learn more about Social Media Evaluation.

 

Appen Rewards and Recognition:

 

FlexJobs – Recognized by FlexJobs as a Top 100 Company to Watch for Remote Jobs in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 including the #1 Ranking in 2017! 

 

Deloitte Technology Fast 50 – Three-time winner in the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Australia Awards from 2012 through 2014.

 

Momentum Mid Market Awards – Finalist in the BRW Momentum Awards for Best Mid-Market Business $50-$100MM Category.  In addition, Appen was a finalist in the 2014 Australian Growth Technology Company Awards.

 

Australian Export Rewards – Inaugural winner in 2008 of the Prime Minister’s Exporter of the Year Award and Australian Export Category winner, Information and Communication Technology Award.  

 

Appen’s clients are the top technology companies in the world.  We are a global technology and language consulting firm, operating in 180 languages and we staff projects ranging in size from under one hundred to thousands of remote workers around the globe.  Appen’s work provides the critical data our clients need to make the technology experience in many platforms better for all users. 

 

Note:  Appen is actively hiring for many clients.  We have other opportunities which may be contractor or employee status, or have different schedules and requirements.  Our team will evaluate your application and review all positions that might be a quality fit based on your skills and experience.  To see all our work opportunities, please visit join.appen.com

ID
2017-2231
Remote
1 week ago

 

We’re looking for native Korean-speaking linguists with expertise in phonetics/phonology to perform prooflistening and audio annotation tasks in support of Korean text-to-speech voice development.

 

Project Information:

 

Location: remote    
Hours:  up to 25 hours/week 
Length: 2 months with possible extension 

 

Tasks include:
•  Prooflistening (listening to and evaluating audio recordings for quality, consistency, and error correction)
•  Audio annotation of accentual phrases and intonation

 

Requirements:
•  Native speaker of Korean
•  Advanced degree in Linguistics or Language-related field
•  Experience in phonetics/phonology or speech technology a plus


Preferred Skills:
•  Good oral and written communication skills
•  Ability to quickly grasp technical concepts
•  Excellent organizational skills and attention to details

ID
2017-2217
US-Remote
2 weeks ago

Appen is looking to hire 10 part-time (~20 hrs/week) computational linguists and 1 fulltime (40 hrs/week) lead computational linguist to work with our client's linguistic labeling tasks. The positions are for 3 months initially with a chance of extension. Candidates should be native US English speakers or if they are near-natives, have lived in the US for a minimum of three years to fulfill the language requirement. All positions are remote but the candidates must reside and be legally allowed to work in the US.

 

Responsibilities

  • Develop CFG-style grammars for different languages and NLP task-oriented applications and/or define and implement higher level grammar architecture.
  • Annotate corpus of data with linguistic, syntactic, semantic and pragmatic information
  • Monitor data acquisition and curation

 

Qualifications

Minimum qualifications:

  • BSc degree in Linguistics or Computational Linguistics, or equivalent practical experience.
  • Experience developing projects or curricula from concept to completion and collaborating internationally with multiple partners on multi-quarter projects.
  • Experience in developing context-free grammars for NLU applications.
  • Ability to speak and write in English fluently and idiomatically.


Preferred qualifications:

  • 1 year of experience in NLP research or related fields, with knowledge of semantics, syntax, morphology, phonetics, phonology, and/or discourse.
  • Independent worker with the ability to effectively operate with flexibility in a fast paced, constantly evolving team environment.
  • Team player with exceptional interpersonal and solution-oriented attitude.
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving and critical-thinking skills. Creative thinker with strong problem solving and analytical skills and excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Multilingual speaker a plus
ID
2017-2214
Remote
UA-Remote
3 weeks ago

If you love social media and are an active user, now is the time to get paid for your time on social media platforms!  Social Media Evaluators with Appen evaluate the quality and relevance of information in your local area or country of residence in categories such as news feeds, advertisements and search results.  Tech companies around the world need the knowledge and experience of the very people who use their services.  Social Media Evaluators have a direct impact on the effectiveness and relevancy of the service these companies provide. 

 

The Social Media Evaluator is a work from home opportunity where all you need is a computer or smartphone and the desire to make a positive impact while working in the social media platforms you enjoy. 

 

These are entry level positions and Social Media Evaluators can learn new technologies and receive income just by having the experience of participating in social media. 

 

Don’t miss this opportunity to be part of a Appen’s rapidly growing global Social Media Evaluation Team providing critical data for the world’s top internet search engine companies!

 

Work Schedule:

  • The Social Media Evaluator positions are flexible, part-time and only require between 1 and 4 hours a day with your choice of 5 to 7 days a week up to 20 hours a week!

Requirements:

  • Must be currently residing in and able to perform work tasks in Ukraine
  • Access to a computer or smart phone that is less than 3 years in age from the date of manufacture
  • High-speed internet connection
  • Ability to read and write in English and Russian to understand and perform work tasks to customer specifications

Characteristics for Success:

  • Have the ability and desire to work from home doing internet based work within social media platforms
  • Active user on social media platforms such as Facebook and Instagram
  • Good English and Russian language skills
  • Possess a basic level of computer and/or smart phone operational knowledge
  • Ability and willingness to comprehend and follow instructions independently
  • Experience as freelancer or other work from home opportunities

Compensation:

  • Dependent upon project

Click HERE to watch a short 46 second video to learn more about Social Media Evaluation.

 

Appen Rewards and Recognition:

 

FlexJobs – Recognized by FlexJobs as a Top 100 Company to Watch for Remote Jobs in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 including the #1 Ranking in 2017! 

 

Deloitte Technology Fast 50 – Three-time winner in the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Australia Awards from 2012 through 2014.

 

Momentum Mid Market Awards – Finalist in the BRW Momentum Awards for Best Mid-Market Business $50-$100MM Category.  In addition, Appen was a finalist in the 2014 Australian Growth Technology Company Awards.

 

Australian Export Rewards – Inaugural winner in 2008 of the Prime Minister’s Exporter of the Year Award and Australian Export Category winner, Information and Communication Technology Award.  

 

Appen’s clients are the top technology companies in the world.  We are a global technology and language consulting firm, operating in 180 languages and we staff projects ranging in size from under one hundred to thousands of remote workers around the globe.  Appen’s work provides the critical data our clients need to make the technology experience in many platforms better for all users. 

 

Note:  Appen is actively hiring for many clients.  We have other opportunities which may be contractor or employee status, or have different schedules and requirements.  Our team will evaluate your application and review all positions that might be a quality fit based on your skills and experience.  To see all our work opportunities, please visit join.appen.com

ID
2017-2193
Remote
US-Remote
3 weeks ago

If you love social media and are an active user, now is the time to get paid for your time on social media platforms!  Social Media Evaluators with Appen evaluate the quality and relevance of information in your local area or country of residence in categories such as news feeds, advertisements and search results.  Tech companies around the world need the knowledge and experience of the very people who use their services.  Social Media Evaluators have a direct impact on the effectiveness and relevancy of the service these companies provide. 

 

The Social Media Evaluator is a work from home opportunity where all you need is a computer or smartphone and the desire to make a positive impact while working in the social media platforms you enjoy. 

 

These are entry level positions and Social Media Evaluators can learn new technologies and receive income just by having the experience of participating in social media. 

 

Don’t miss this opportunity to be part of a Appen’s rapidly growing global Social Media Evaluation Team providing critical data for the world’s top internet search engine companies!

 

Work Schedule:

  • The Social Media Evaluator positions are flexible, part-time and only require between 1 and 4 hours a day with your choice of 5 to 7 days a week up to 20 hours a week!

Requirements:

  • Must be currently residing in and able to perform work tasks in US
  • Access to a computer or smart phone that is less than 3 years in age from the date of manufacture
  • High-speed internet connection
  • Ability to read and write in English and Russian to understand and perform work tasks to customer specifications

Characteristics for Success:

  • Have the ability and desire to work from home doing internet based work within social media platforms
  • Active user on social media platforms such as Facebook and Instagram
  • Good English and Russian language skills
  • Possess a basic level of computer and/or smart phone operational knowledge
  • Ability and willingness to comprehend and follow instructions independently
  • Experience as freelancer or other work from home opportunities

Compensation:

  • Dependent upon project

Click HERE to watch a short 46 second video to learn more about Social Media Evaluation.

 

Appen Rewards and Recognition:

 

FlexJobs – Recognized by FlexJobs as a Top 100 Company to Watch for Remote Jobs in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 including the #1 Ranking in 2017! 

 

Deloitte Technology Fast 50 – Three-time winner in the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Australia Awards from 2012 through 2014.

 

Momentum Mid Market Awards – Finalist in the BRW Momentum Awards for Best Mid-Market Business $50-$100MM Category.  In addition, Appen was a finalist in the 2014 Australian Growth Technology Company Awards.

 

Australian Export Rewards – Inaugural winner in 2008 of the Prime Minister’s Exporter of the Year Award and Australian Export Category winner, Information and Communication Technology Award.  

 

Appen’s clients are the top technology companies in the world.  We are a global technology and language consulting firm, operating in 180 languages and we staff projects ranging in size from under one hundred to thousands of remote workers around the globe.  Appen’s work provides the critical data our clients need to make the technology experience in many platforms better for all users. 

 

Note:  Appen is actively hiring for many clients.  We have other opportunities which may be contractor or employee status, or have different schedules and requirements.  Our team will evaluate your application and review all positions that might be a quality fit based on your skills and experience.  To see all our work opportunities, please visit join.appen.com

ID
2017-2192
Remote
Remote-Remote
3 weeks ago

Project:

Appen is looking for a native Portuguese (Portugal) linguist project manager who can coordinate the work of 2 - 3 linguistic consultants working on processing large amounts of linguistic data to achieve high-quality output, and actively communicate with our client’s development team.


Project Information:

Location: remote    
Hours:  up to full time (40 hours/week) 
Length: 6 months   

 

Tasks:

•  Reviewing guidelines for speech projects involving text processing and audio data evaluation
•  Managing and overseeing the work of 2-3 linguistic consultants
o    train linguists on client’s tools, docs and tasks
o    assign work and coordinate schedules/timelines
o    set deadlines and prioritize
o    coordinate deliveries
o    track progress
o    solve or triage technical issues
o    clarify language-specific guidelines
o    provide general linguistic expertise
•  Evaluating and analyzing data quality before delivery
•  Consulting with client team, when needed

 

The responsibilities of the linguist teams will include:
•  Text Proofreading
•  Review of phonological inventory and phonotactic rules of given language
•  Phonemic transcription and data annotation
•  Evaluation of acoustic data - headphones needed

 

Requirements:
•  Native-speaker level of Portuguese (Portugal), multilingual a plus
•  Degree in Linguistics or Language-related fields with experience in phonetics/phonology or speech technology
•  Good oral and written communication skills
•  Ability to quickly grasp technical concepts
•  Excellent organizational skills and attention to details
•  Previous project management experience

ID
2017-2189
Remote
Remote-Remote
3 weeks ago

Project:

Appen is looking for Portuguese (Portugal) linguists to provide consultation, transcription and annotation of large amounts of linguistic data to achieve high-quality output, in coordination with our client’s development team.


Project Information:

Location: remote    
Hours:  up to full time (40 hours/week) 
Length: 6 months   

 

Tasks:

•  Reviewing guidelines for speech projects involving text processing and audio data evaluation
•  Text Proofreading
•  Review of phonological inventory and phonotactic rules of given language
•  Phonemic transcription and data annotation
•  Evaluation of acoustic data - headphones needed

 

Requirements:
•  Native-speaker level of Portuguese (Portugal)
•  Degree in Linguistics or Language-related field
•  Experience in phonetics/phonology or speech technology a plus


Preferred Skills:
•  Good oral and written communication skills
•  Ability to quickly grasp technical concepts
•  Excellent organizational skills and attention to details

ID
2017-2188
Remote
US-NY-New York City
1 month ago

Appen is seeking resumes of qualified native US speaking transcribers located in Manhattan area.
The work will involve listening to audio recordings of US English and transcribing what is heard. Annotation of acoustic events and marking speaker turns will also be necessary. Sentiment rating may be required.

Training will be provided.

 

For high-performing transcribers, there may be an opportunity to take on increased responsibility, including admin tasks and management of a small team.

All work will be done on-site in the client’s offices, and transcribers will need to maintain confidentiality. Selected candidates may need to do background check.

 

Project details:


Location: Manhattan, NYC
Hours: minimum 20 hours a week, between 9am and 5pm
Length: approximately 3.5 months

 

Requirements:

 

• Native US English speaker
• Ability to type 60 words per minute
• Ability to learn new software quickly
• Comfortable with financial terms
• Excellent communication skills
• Good computer skills
• Highly organized
• Impeccable attention to detail
• Ability to closely follow guidelines

 

Preferred Skills:
• Experience transcribing English text from audio
• Background in finance
• Good technical and data management skills.
• Good problem-solving and analytical skills.
• Some experience with regular expressions, bash scripting, or programming skills.

 

Applicants need to register in our testing portal at http://appenonline.appen.com.au and take the US English spelling test. The test can be found under the 'qualifications' tab. You will need to install Mozilla Firefox to complete the test in Appenonline.

 

ID
2017-2153
New York City
Remote-Remote
1 month ago

Project:

Appen is looking for 2 - 3 linguists per language to provide consultation, transcription and annotation of large amounts of linguistic data to achieve high-quality output, in coordination with our client’s development team.


Project Information:

Location: remote    
Hours:  up to full time (40 hours/week) 
Length: 6 months   

 

Tasks:

•  Reviewing guidelines for speech projects involving text processing and audio data evaluation
•  Text Proofreading
•  Review of phonological inventory and phonotactic rules of given language
•  Phonemic transcription and data annotation
•  Evaluation of acoustic data - headphones needed

 

Requirements:
•  Native-speaker level of one or more language of the listed languages
•  Degree in Linguistics or Language-related field
•  Experience in phonetics/phonology or speech technology a plus


Preferred Skills:
•  Good oral and written communication skills
•  Ability to quickly grasp technical concepts
•  Excellent organizational skills and attention to details

ID
2017-2149
Remote
Remote-Remote
1 month ago

Project:

Appen is looking for a linguist project manager who can coordinate the work of 2 - 3 linguistic consultants working on processing large amounts of linguistic data to achieve high-quality output, and actively communicate with our client’s development team.


Project Information:

Location: remote    
Hours:  up to full time (40 hours/week) 
Length: 6 months   

 

Tasks:

•  Reviewing guidelines for speech projects involving text processing and audio data evaluation
•  Managing and overseeing the work of 2-3 linguistic consultants per language
o    train linguists on client’s tools, docs and tasks
o    assign work and coordinate schedules/timelines
o    set deadlines and prioritize
o    coordinate deliveries
o    track progress
o    solve or triage technical issues
o    clarify language-specific guidelines
o    provide general linguistic expertise
•  Evaluating and analyzing data quality before delivery
•  Consulting with client team, when needed

 

The responsibilities of the linguist teams will include:
•  Text Proofreading
•  Review of phonological inventory and phonotactic rules of given language
•  Phonemic transcription and data annotation
•  Evaluation of acoustic data - headphones needed

 

Requirements:
•  Native-speaker level of one or more language of the listed languages, multilingual a plus
•  Degree in Linguistics or Language-related fields with experience in phonetics/phonology or speech technology
•  Good oral and written communication skills
•  Ability to quickly grasp technical concepts
•  Excellent organizational skills and attention to details
•  Previous project management experience

ID
2017-2148
Remote
PH-Davao City
1 month ago

Appen is a global leader in the development of high-quality, human annotated datasets for machine learning and artificial intelligence. With over 20 years of experience, expertise in more than 180 languages, and access to a global crowd of over 400,000, Appen partners with leading technology companies to enhance their machine learning-based products.

 

Position Summary

 

A Project Engineer (Python Developer) is responsible to prepare and manipulate large amounts of audio and text data for processing through Appen’s tools. He/she, together with a global team of creative developers and mentors, will help create and deliver client-specific formats, design end-to-end solutions, and provide tools to support a project need. He needs to have programming skills necessary to support our projects.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Process large amounts of text and audio data
  • Load data into company tools for transcription and translation
  • Design and develop technical solutions for projects
  • Update and retrieve data from SQL databases
  • Write python and bash scripts to enable and automate project processes
  • Assist the maintenance of existing IT scripts

 

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Degree in Computer Science
  • Experience with SQL databases (esp. PostgreSQL)
  • Strong skills in Python
  • Comfortable with Linux and/or Mac OS X operating systems
  • Familiarity with scripting in Bash
  • Excellent communication and problem-solving skills
  • Willing to work in office based in Davao City
  • Work in US time as needed
ID
2017-2144
Davao City
AU-Sydney
1 month ago

Project
    • Start Date: Immediate
    • Location: Chatswood, Sydney – note that this is not a work from home position
    • Hours: Full-time, 37.5 hours per week (between 9 am - 6 pm) for 10-12 weeks.
    • Payment: AUD$25.03 p/h incl. of superannuation


 
Task


The work will involve listening to audio recordings of Gulf Arabic and transcribing what is heard. Annotation of other acoustic events and commenting on audio quality will also be necessary. Training will be provided.

 

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities


• You must be a native Arabic speaker, with good comprehension of Gulf Arabic speech
• You must be fluent in typing MSA on a computer,
• Familiarity with incorporating Latin script from popular culture into MSA
• Familiarity with technical online culture and products
• Familiarity with MSA grammatical concepts
• Excellent communication skills
• Good computer skills
• High level of organisation
• Impeccable attention to detail
• Ability to follow instructions closely

 

Preferred Knowledge/skills but not essential


• Experience transcribing Arabic text from audio
• Experience working with languages
• A background or degree in languages

Part of the requirement and hiring process is to sit the MSA spelling test (unvowelised) on AppenOnline:  http://appenonline.appen.com.au/
It is important that you use Mozilla Firefox and have the latest version of Flashplayer installed.

 

 

 

ID
2017-2139
Sydney
MY-Remote
1 month ago

Appen Web Search Evaluators perform basic online tasks to evaluate the quality and relevance of internet-based search results, advertisements and/or web page content.  This position helps to ensure that people around the world are presented the most effective and relevant data possible when searching for information on the internet.  In other words, your input counts in creating a better user experience for people looking for data online around the globe.

 

The Web Search Evaluator position is a part-time, work-from-home opportunity where all you need is a computer, sound card with speakers, high-speed internet connection and experience searching for information on the internet to get the job done.       

 

These are entry-level positions that will allow the Web Search Evaluator to learn new technologies and receive income while helping improve the quality and relevancy of search returns! 

 

Don’t miss this opportunity to be part of Appen’s rapidly growing global Web Search Evaluation services providing critical data for the world’s top internet search engine companies!

 

Work Schedule:

·       The Web Search Evaluator positions are flexible, part-time and up to 4 hours a day - 5 days a week!    

 

Requirements:

·       Must be currently residing in and able to perform work tasks in Malaysia

·       Proficient in written English and Mandarin language skills

·       Access to a computer that is less than 3 years old with a sound card and speakers

·       High-speed internet connection with experience using the internet and performing searches

·       Ability to read and write in English to understand and perform work tasks to customer specifications

 

Characteristics for Success:

·       Ability and desire to work from home doing internet-based work

·       Basic level of computer operational knowledge

·       Ability and willingness to comprehend and follow instructions independently

·       Experience as a freelancer or other work-from-home opportunities

·       Experience using the internet and performing searches

 

Compensation:

·       Dependent upon project 

 

Appen Rewards and Recognition:

 

FlexJobs – Recognized by FlexJobs as a Top 100 Company to Watch for Remote Jobs in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 including the #1 Ranking in 2017! 

 

Deloitte Technology Fast 50 – Three-time winner in the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Australia Awards from 2012 through 2014.

 

Momentum Mid-Market Awards – Finalist in the BRW Momentum Awards for Best Mid-Market Business $50-$100MM Category.  In addition, Appen was a finalist in the 2014 Australian Growth Technology Company Awards.

 

Australian Export Rewards – Inaugural winner in 2008 of the Prime Minister’s Exporter of the Year Award and Australian Export Category winner, Information and Communication Technology Award.  

 

Appen’s clients are the top technology companies in the world.  We are a global technology and language consulting firm, operating in 180 languages and we staff projects ranging in size from under one hundred to thousands of remote workers around the globe.  Appen’s work provides the critical data our clients need to improve the technology experience in many platforms for all users. 

 

Note:  Appen is actively hiring for many clients.  We have other opportunities which may be contractor or employee status, or have different schedules and requirements.  Our team will evaluate your application and review all positions that might be a quality fit based on your skills and experience.  To see all our work opportunities, please visit join.appen.com

ID
2017-2137
Remote
TH-Remote
1 month ago

Appen Web Search Evaluators perform basic online tasks to evaluate the quality and relevance of internet-based search results, advertisements and/or web page content.  This position helps to ensure that people around the world are presented the most effective and relevant data possible when searching for information on the internet.  In other words, your input counts in creating a better user experience for people looking for data online around the globe.

 

The Web Search Evaluator position is a part-time, work-from-home opportunity where all you need is a computer, sound card with speakers, high-speed internet connection and experience searching for information on the internet to get the job done.       

 

These are entry-level positions that will allow the Web Search Evaluator to learn new technologies and receive income while helping improve the quality and relevancy of search returns! 

 

Don’t miss this opportunity to be part of Appen’s rapidly growing global Web Search Evaluation services providing critical data for the world’s top internet search engine companies!

 

Work Schedule:

·       The Web Search Evaluator positions are flexible, part-time and up to 4 hours a day - 5 days a week!    

 

Requirements:

·       Must be currently residing in and able to perform work tasks in Thailand

·       Proficient in written English and Mandarin language skills

·       Access to a computer that is less than 3 years old with a sound card and speakers

·       High-speed internet connection with experience using the internet and performing searches

·       Ability to read and write in English to understand and perform work tasks to customer specifications

 

Characteristics for Success:

·       Ability and desire to work from home doing internet-based work

·       Basic level of computer operational knowledge

·       Ability and willingness to comprehend and follow instructions independently

·       Experience as a freelancer or other work-from-home opportunities

·       Experience using the internet and performing searches

 

Compensation:

·       Dependent upon project 

 

Appen Rewards and Recognition:

 

FlexJobs – Recognized by FlexJobs as a Top 100 Company to Watch for Remote Jobs in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 including the #1 Ranking in 2017! 

 

Deloitte Technology Fast 50 – Three-time winner in the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Australia Awards from 2012 through 2014.

 

Momentum Mid-Market Awards – Finalist in the BRW Momentum Awards for Best Mid-Market Business $50-$100MM Category.  In addition, Appen was a finalist in the 2014 Australian Growth Technology Company Awards.

 

Australian Export Rewards – Inaugural winner in 2008 of the Prime Minister’s Exporter of the Year Award and Australian Export Category winner, Information and Communication Technology Award.  

 

Appen’s clients are the top technology companies in the world.  We are a global technology and language consulting firm, operating in 180 languages and we staff projects ranging in size from under one hundred to thousands of remote workers around the globe.  Appen’s work provides the critical data our clients need to improve the technology experience in many platforms for all users. 

 

Note:  Appen is actively hiring for many clients.  We have other opportunities which may be contractor or employee status, or have different schedules and requirements.  Our team will evaluate your application and review all positions that might be a quality fit based on your skills and experience.  To see all our work opportunities, please visit join.appen.com

ID
2017-2131
Remote
ID-Remote
1 month ago

Appen Web Search Evaluators perform basic online tasks to evaluate the quality and relevance of internet-based search results, advertisements and/or web page content.  This position helps to ensure that people around the world are presented the most effective and relevant data possible when searching for information on the internet.  In other words, your input counts in creating a better user experience for people looking for data online around the globe.

 

The Web Search Evaluator position is a part-time, work-from-home opportunity where all you need is a computer, sound card with speakers, high-speed internet connection and experience searching for information on the internet to get the job done.       

 

These are entry-level positions that will allow the Web Search Evaluator to learn new technologies and receive income while helping improve the quality and relevancy of search returns! 

 

Don’t miss this opportunity to be part of Appen’s rapidly growing global Web Search Evaluation services providing critical data for the world’s top internet search engine companies!

 

Work Schedule:

·       The Web Search Evaluator positions are flexible, part-time and up to 4 hours a day - 5 days a week!    

 

Requirements:

·       Must be currently residing in and able to perform work tasks in Indonesia

·       Proficient in written English and Mandarin language skills

·       Access to a computer that is less than 3 years old with a sound card and speakers

·       High-speed internet connection with experience using the internet and performing searches

·       Ability to read and write in English to understand and perform work tasks to customer specifications

 

Characteristics for Success:

·       Ability and desire to work from home doing internet-based work

·       Basic level of computer operational knowledge

·       Ability and willingness to comprehend and follow instructions independently

·       Experience as a freelancer or other work-from-home opportunities

·       Experience using the internet and performing searches

 

Compensation:

·       Dependent upon project 

 

Appen Rewards and Recognition:

 

FlexJobs – Recognized by FlexJobs as a Top 100 Company to Watch for Remote Jobs in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 including the #1 Ranking in 2017! 

 

Deloitte Technology Fast 50 – Three-time winner in the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Australia Awards from 2012 through 2014.

 

Momentum Mid-Market Awards – Finalist in the BRW Momentum Awards for Best Mid-Market Business $50-$100MM Category.  In addition, Appen was a finalist in the 2014 Australian Growth Technology Company Awards.

 

Australian Export Rewards – Inaugural winner in 2008 of the Prime Minister’s Exporter of the Year Award and Australian Export Category winner, Information and Communication Technology Award.  

 

Appen’s clients are the top technology companies in the world.  We are a global technology and language consulting firm, operating in 180 languages and we staff projects ranging in size from under one hundred to thousands of remote workers around the globe.  Appen’s work provides the critical data our clients need to improve the technology experience in many platforms for all users. 

 

Note:  Appen is actively hiring for many clients.  We have other opportunities which may be contractor or employee status, or have different schedules and requirements.  Our team will evaluate your application and review all positions that might be a quality fit based on your skills and experience.  To see all our work opportunities, please visit join.appen.com

ID
2017-2130
Remote
1 month ago

Position Summary

We are looking for Linguists/Computational Linguists who are native speakers of Swedish, for flexible or full-time home-based role. The project is an exciting opportunity to help develop world-class linguistic software.

 

Contract length: 9-10 months

Time commitment: 2 positions up to 20 hours and 2 positions up to 40 hours.

 

This is remote, contract opportunity. Candidates can be located anywhere.


Role Description

• Working in teams to create or test a Style and Grammar checker for Swedish word-processing, using client software. There are positions available in both Development and Quality Assurance teams.

 

Required Skills

• Bachelor degree in Linguistics (or higher)
• Native speaker of Swedish
• High proficiency in English
• Excellent technical skills
• Linguistic skills should include morphology and syntax
• Excellent organisational skills with attention to detail


Additional Information
Please include with your application: your CV/resume; details of any language qualifications you hold; your availability 

ID
2017-2116
1 month ago

Position Summary

We are looking for Linguists/Computational Linguists who are native speakers of Norwegian, for flexible or full-time home-based role. The project is an exciting opportunity to help develop world-class linguistic software.

 

Contract length: 9-10 months

Time commitment: 2 positions up to 20 hours and 2 positions up to 40 hours.

 

This is contract, remote opportunity, candidates can be located anywhere.


Role Description


• Working in teams to create or test a Style and Grammar checker for Norwegian word-processing, using client software. There are positions available in both Development and Quality Assurance teams.

 

Required Skills


• Bachelor degree in Linguistics (or higher)
• Native speaker of Norwegian
• High proficiency in English
• Excellent technical skills
• Linguistic skills should include morphology and syntax
• Excellent organisational skills with attention to detail


Additional Information
Please include with your application: your CV/resume; details of any language qualifications you hold; your availability 

ID
2017-2115
US-Remote | DE-Remote | CA-Remote
1 month ago

Appen is looking to find a contractor linguist to support our client's NLU development efforts in Turkish. 

 

Tasks:

- Building up resources to be used for Speech Recognition Software
- Developing grammars for Natural Language Understanding
- Translations of English data into your target language

Requirements:

- Bachelor or Master’s degree in Linguistics, Computer Science or Computational Linguistics
- Native speakers of Turkish

- Basic Unix skills

- Regex

- Knowledge of programming of advantage

- Grammars development

- Statistical Models concepts

- Good knowledge of English (written and oral)
- Ability to work independently

- Successful candidate must pass a background check

 



Work load:

- Approximately 20 hours weekly for 6 months
- Start asap
- All work can be done remotely, equipment will be provided by the client

ID
2017-2113
Remote
US-WA-Kirkland
1 month ago

Position Summary:  The Associate Project Manager (APM) is responsible for monitoring and driving key performance metrics for a roster or group of independent consultants doing search, social media and/or ecommerce relevance ranking and content annotation.  The APM works collaboratively with an Appen team to meet all client and project requirements.

 

Key Responsibilites:

  • Communicate in a timely, clear and concise manner to stakeholders.
    • Communicate service level expectations and directions.
    • Provide up-to-date information that helps Appen staff and consultants anticipate and solve problems.
    • Proactively provide on-the-spot positive and constructive feedback regarding both metrics-driven and behavioral issues, including communicating strengths and areas for improvement.
    • Under manager guidance, communicate directly with client, using proper escalation procedures for both annotation-related questions and technical issues.
  • Build and manage a virtual roster of proficient consultants that meets or exceeds program targets.
    • Interview and hire new annotators and auditors as needed.
    • Ensure consultants and auditors have the tools, skills, knowledge and resources to complete assigned responsibilities.
    • Schedule and facilitate ongoing meetings and training sessions for new and existing consultants.
    • Take fiscal responsibility for delivering required number of production hours for assigned programs.
    • Solicit and use input and feedback from client, Appen managers and consultants to help drive efficiencies and improve process and process flow.
  • Provide daily, weekly and monthly reports and analysis as required.
    • Analyze and evaluate statistical reports as a means to proactively identify and improve individual and roster results and improve client satisfaction.
    • Provide analysis and reporting as requested by the client or Appen management.
  • Execute day-to-day dynamic operational processes and adapt to changing client needs and expectations.
    • As assigned, help establish and grow client relationships.
    • Actively participate in quality service improvements.
  • Assist in the development of guidelines and training material as well as annotate data for new or existing programs.
    • Participate in program improvements, initiatives, and committee work as assigned.
    • Participate in the training and mentoring of new and existing Appen staff.
  • Where necessary, complete additional tasks as assigned.

Qualifications:   

  • Motivated self-starter who can establish a course of action for self and others and drive initiatives to completion.
  • Flexible, independent, self-motivated; able to deal calmly and professionally with ambiguous data while leading in an environment of constant change.
  • Demonstrated ability to understand the big picture and use sound judgment to reach decisions while exhibiting sensitivity for all parties and issues.
  • Able to establish productive, co-operative relationships and demonstrate excellent conflict resolution skills.
  • Excellent communication skills including an ability to present information clearly and concisely in writing or verbally.  Must also be an attentive and careful listener and respond appropriately to others. 
  • Driven to focus on quality and service delivery.
  • Demonstrated time management and organizational skills with attention to details.
  • Passionate about learning new skills and technologies. Takes personal responsibility for continuous learning.
  • Excellent analytical skills including ability to proactively identify problems, gather information and set course of action.
  • Demonstrated understanding and appreciation for a global marketplace and workforce.
  • Innovative thinker who drives the development and implementation of new ideas.
  • Demonstrated commitment to Appen core values and company vision.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • 6-12 months management experience in a metric driven setting working in a production, operation, or call center environment.
  • 6-12 months experience working as either an annotator and/or auditor for Appen Butler Hill or in a similar field.
  • Experience with a Windows operating system and Office suite of products.
  • Proficient in English and one other language as defined by client or program needs.
  • BS or BA degree from an accredited University or equivalent work experience preferred.
ID
2017-2112
Kirkland