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Job Locations US-CA-San Francisco
Posted Date 3 months ago(8/27/2020 12:58 AM)
Position Summary Become a specialist on natural language generation and help build state-of-the-art AI systems. Your inputs will be used to develop better natural language understanding systems for British English and Spanish-US.   Duration: 6 months fixed-term employee, part-time Payment: This is a salaried position, compensation to be determined based on skills and past experience.   Successful candidates must be able to work at client sites in the San Francisco Bay Area once COVID-19 restrictions are lifted. We are looking for native speakers of the languages listed below: - English (United Kingdom)  - Spanish (United States)   Responsibilities - Work with Appen's client to produce high quality natural language and mark it up with annotations that provide information about the semantics/meaning of natural language text - Use categories such as domains, intents, and slots to mark words and phrases in text utterances - Manage and track changes in the scenario database - Review and update annotation guidelines and guard data quality Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities - Bachelor’s degree in Linguistics, Computational Linguistics, Language Technologies, Computer Sciences, or related field - Interest in practical as well as theoretical linguistics, especially syntax, semantics, and pragmatics - Facility with computers and software applications. - Familiarity with basic Python, SQL and script writing - Ability to adapt to changing requirements, priorities, and revisions - Cooperative, solution-oriented attitude - Eagerness to learn new skills and work quickly - Analytic mindset with strong attention to detail - Ability to review examples and apply rules to data - Native-level proficiency in the target language  Qualifications and Experience - Advanced degree and/or industry experience - Experience working remotely - NLG annotation experience If this resonates with you, or if you feel like you would excel in the role, apply now!   We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at 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.   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.    
ID
2020-5096
City
San Francisco
Job Locations US-CA-San Francisco
Posted Date 3 months ago(8/27/2020 12:58 AM)
Position Summary Become a specialist on natural language generation and help build state-of-the-art AI systems. Your inputs will be used to develop better natural language understanding systems for Spanish-US.   Duration: 6 months fixed-term employee, part-time Payment: This is a salaried position, compensation to be determined based on skills and past experience.   Successful candidates must be able to work at client sites in the San Francisco Bay Area once COVID-19 restrictions are lifted.   Responsibilities - Work with Appen's client to produce high quality natural language and mark it up with annotations that provide information about the semantics/meaning of natural language text - Use categories such as domains, intents, and slots to mark words and phrases in text utterances - Manage and track changes in the scenario database - Review and update annotation guidelines and guard data quality Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities - Bachelor’s degree in Linguistics, Computational Linguistics, Language Technologies, Computer Sciences, or related field - Interest in practical as well as theoretical linguistics, especially syntax, semantics, and pragmatics - Facility with computers and software applications. - Familiarity with basic Python, SQL and script writing - Ability to adapt to changing requirements, priorities, and revisions - Cooperative, solution-oriented attitude - Eagerness to learn new skills and work quickly - Analytic mindset with strong attention to detail - Ability to review examples and apply rules to data - Native speaker of Spanish-US  Qualifications and Experience - Advanced degree and/or industry experience - Experience working remotely - NLG annotation experience If this resonates with you, or if you feel like you would excel in the role, apply now!   We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at 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.   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.    
ID
2020-5095
City
San Francisco
Job Locations US-CA-San Francisco
Posted Date 3 months ago(8/26/2020 12:26 PM)
Position Summary   Become a specialist on natural language generation and help build state-of-the-art AI systems. Your inputs will be used to develop better natural language understanding systems for British English.   Duration: 6 months fixed-term employee, part-time Payment: This is a salaried position, compensation to be determined based on skills and past experience.   Successful candidates must be able to work at client sites in the San Francisco Bay Area once COVID-19 restrictions are lifted.   Responsibilities - Work with Appen's client to produce high quality natural language and mark it up with annotations that provide information about the semantics/meaning of natural language text - Use categories such as domains, intents, and slots to mark words and phrases in text utterances - Manage and track changes in the scenario database - Review and update annotation guidelines and guard data quality Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities - Bachelor’s degree in Linguistics, Computational Linguistics, Language Technologies, Computer Sciences, or related field - Interest in practical as well as theoretical linguistics, especially syntax, semantics, and pragmatics - Facility with computers and software applications. - Familiarity with basic Python, SQL and script writing - Ability to adapt to changing requirements, priorities, and revisions - Cooperative, solution-oriented attitude - Eagerness to learn new skills and work quickly - Analytic mindset with strong attention to detail - Ability to review examples and apply rules to data - Native speaker of British English  Qualifications and Experience - Advanced degree and/or industry experience - Experience working remotely - NLG annotation experience If this resonates with you, or if you feel like you would excel in the role, apply now!   We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at 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.   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.    
ID
2020-5094
City
San Francisco
Job Locations US-CA-San Francisco
Posted Date 3 months ago(8/25/2020 6:43 PM)
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.    About the Role  The ideal candidate has deep knowledge of test methodologies. You must be comfortable creating excellent test   plans,  test cases, execute test cases. You will be responsible for finding and reporting bugs and glitches. Closely  working with the development teams and product teams. You have the hands-on ability to automate repeated tasks  and have the ability to debug the automation failures. Working experience on performance test on the SAAS platform  is a plus. If you are competent in finding defects in applications, and are passionate about quality, we’d like to meet  you.    Responsibilities: ● Proactively creating, updating and maintaining test plans / test cases with minimum or no PRD. ● Executing various tests on new software products to ensure that programs satisfy all specifications and requirements. ● Work closely with cross-functional teams to find defects, report bugs and possible debugging during each sprint cycle to ensure that our products work correctly. ● Able to communicate the defects to cross-functional teams. ● Able to identify automatable features and create automation scripts for repeated tasks in your feature areas and debug the automation failures on a regular basis. ● Support and maintain our product in testing environments on AWS is a plus. ● Kafka & Kubernetes testing experience is a plus ● Perform end-end stress/load tests to identify the potential issues is a plus. ● Have code deployment experience is a plus.    Skills & Experience: ● 3-5 years of experience as a QA engineer or relevant work experience in testing role. ● Deep knowledge of software lifecycle and test methodologies. ● Working knowledge of creating and executing excellent test cases UAT, functional testing, etc... ● Working experience with Python, Selenium WebDriver, JS, SQL, HTML/CSS, Jenkins, Postman, and AWS. ● Self-motivated individuals with competent to find defects during each sprint cycle ● Extremely detailed oriented with great problem solving skills. Able to work with developers to find the root cause of the defect. ● An ability to work in a scrum-based agile and nimble environment. ● Great problem solving skills. ● Fast learner for complicated web application ● Good communication skills and fast learner. ● Knowledge of Ruby on Rails is a plus. ● Localization QA experience is a plus. ● BS degree in Computer Science or a related technical field.    We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at 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.
ID
2020-5079
City
San Francisco
Job Locations US-CA-Sunnyvale | US-CA-San Francisco
Posted Date 3 months ago(9/3/2020 4:12 PM)
  Appen is the world's leading innovative technology company, providing high-quality language and data services for machine learning and artificial intelligence. Appen is headquartered in Sydney, Australia, and has subsidiaries in the United States, United Kingdom, Philippines, and China. Appen has more than 20 years of experience in collecting and processing a variety of data, including data types such as speech, text, and images, etc. Appen has a pool of more than 1 million prequalified crowd resources around the world able to provide data collection and processing services in more than 180 languages. Appen’s clients include global leaders in high-tech, automotive, e-commerce, etc. and governments to help them develop and improve products and technologies based on natural language understanding and machine learning. Appen is listed on the Australian Stock Exchange with stock code: APX    About this role Artificial Intelligence is transforming the world in almost every industry. Everyone knows only good training data can produce the best machine learning solutions. However, creating training data with high quality in a scalable way is very challenging, and very few companies can do it. The whole AI world is starving for great training data. Appen is the market lead in training data generation field for more than 22 years and generates all kinds of training data like content relevance, image & video, text, and audio, as well as data capturing.    Appen Tech team is solving the AI data problem by combining the power of humans and technology. This world-class and exciting engineering position awaits a qualified candidate, who will join Appen’s data science team.    We are seeking a senior data scientist with hands-on expertise in computer vision, software development, and machine learning to build AI solutions to improve millions of annotators' efficiency at scale.  You get the opportunity to work with our global tech team from Shanghai, Silicon Valley, and Sydney. It is a leading data company with a start-up culture. And we only want people who want to make a huge impact on the AI world instead of just a job!    Responsibilities:  - Develop computer vision algorithms for automating manual annotation tasks, which include image/video/Lidar object detection, segmentation, and tracking, and many more use cases.  - Work with the teams to build human-in-the-loop AI/ML solutions in the computer vision domain to improve annotation efficiency and quality.    Skills and Experience:  - MS or Ph.D. degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, or equivalent is required for this position.  - Minimum of 1-4 years of industry experience in AI/ML field  - Hands-on experience with software development, and data processing pipelines,  - Familiar with Python, or other programming languages. Experience in PyTorch or Tensorflow.   - Solid understanding of various deep learning and machine learning algorithms  - Good communications skills, both verbal and written in English  - Ability to work independently to research innovative solutions to challenging business problems.    We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at 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.  Please note that by applying to this role, you are agreeing to be considered for multiple positions. This is a general description of the qualifications and skills required for positions of this type of role.   
ID
2020-5064
City
Sunnyvale
Posted Date 6 months ago(5/27/2020 8:08 PM)
Appen, considered the #1 work-from-home option in 2020 by FlexJobs, has immediate work from home opportunities for people age 55+ to help review a variety of online news-related content and assess the accuracy of the information provided. If you are passionate about truth and want to help minimize the harm that comes with the spread of fake news, this is the opportunity for you!   As you can imagine, with the arrival of COVID-19, this is especially important now. We need your help!   About Appen Appen is a global online work provider that services data projects for some of the biggest tech companies in the world. Appen brings over 20 years of experience in data labeling for speech, text, image, and video. With deep expertise in more than 180 languages and access to a global crowd of over 1 million skilled contractors, Appen partners with technology, automotive, and eCommerce companies — as well as governments worldwide — to help them develop, enhance, and use products that rely on artificial intelligence. Position Summary If you’re tired of hearing about fake news or have been frustrated because you came across some yourself, then this is your chance to help do something about it. In this role, you will be asked to research and evaluate claims made in various types of social media content (e.g. articles, photos, or videos) and determine whether they are credible or not.   As we work through the challenges of COVID-19, this project is even more important now as we all collectively feel the impact it continues to have in our communities. It is critical that the information available online is as accurate as possible.   You will make evaluations on our client’s secure website using your desktop or laptop computer and these evaluations will then help determine whether content will be flagged for removal across a variety of social media sites. This is very important work and we would love your help. Your work will be making the Internet a safer place and lives depend on it.   If you are interested, please follow the application process below.   Responsibilities - Review content. You will be required to rate and comment according to the guidelines. - Maintain quality standards: Adhere to provided guidelines which are always available for your reference. - Time commitment: Minimum of 4 hours per day. However this time can be spread throughout the day and does not need to be consecutive. Qualifications - An interest in reading online news content - A passion for the truth - Desktop computer with high speed Internet connection - Must pass a 2-3 hour assessment test provided to you upon - Don’t work we’ll provide you all the study materials you need) Perks - Work from home (work wherever you want) - Flexible hours (work whenever you want) - Consistent work (opportunity to work 20+ hours per week) - Quick onboarding (you can start working in less than 48 hours)   How Do I Apply? If you wish to apply follow the steps below:   - Click here to create your account on Appen - You’ll be asked to provide some background on yourself - There is a step that requires a resume, but if you don’t have one or it is not current, don’t worry! Just upload a file with your name on it. - Select the 'All Projects' tab and look for Fall Elderly - Click "Learn More” - Follow the posted instructions   If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to us at crowdsupport@appen.com
ID
2020-5003
Posted Date 6 months ago(5/27/2020 8:04 PM)
Appen, considered the #1 work-from-home option in 2020 by FlexJobs, has immediate work from home opportunities for people age 55+ to help review a variety of online news-related content and assess the accuracy of the information provided. If you are passionate about truth and want to help minimize the harm that comes with the spread of fake news, this is the opportunity for you!   As you can imagine, with the arrival of COVID-19, this is especially important now. We need your help!   About Appen Appen is a global online work provider that services data projects for some of the biggest tech companies in the world. Appen brings over 20 years of experience in data labeling for speech, text, image, and video. With deep expertise in more than 180 languages and access to a global crowd of over 1 million skilled contractors, Appen partners with technology, automotive, and eCommerce companies — as well as governments worldwide — to help them develop, enhance, and use products that rely on artificial intelligence. Position Summary If you’re tired of hearing about fake news or have been frustrated because you came across some yourself, then this is your chance to help do something about it. In this role, you will be asked to research and evaluate claims made in various types of social media content (e.g. articles, photos, or videos) and determine whether they are credible or not.   As we work through the challenges of COVID-19, this project is even more important now as we all collectively feel the impact it continues to have in our communities. It is critical that the information available online is as accurate as possible.   You will make evaluations on our client’s secure website using your desktop or laptop computer and these evaluations will then help determine whether content will be flagged for removal across a variety of social media sites. This is very important work and we would love your help. Your work will be making the Internet a safer place and lives depend on it.   If you are interested, please follow the application process below.   Responsibilities - Review content. You will be required to rate and comment according to the guidelines. - Maintain quality standards: Adhere to provided guidelines which are always available for your reference. - Time commitment: Minimum of 4 hours per day. However this time can be spread throughout the day and does not need to be consecutive. Qualifications - An interest in reading online news content - A passion for the truth - Desktop computer with high speed Internet connection - Must pass a 2-3 hour assessment test provided to you upon - Don’t work we’ll provide you all the study materials you need) Perks - Work from home (work wherever you want) - Flexible hours (work whenever you want) - Consistent work (opportunity to work 20+ hours per week) - Quick onboarding (you can start working in less than 48 hours)   How Do I Apply? If you wish to apply follow the steps below:   - Click here to create your account on Appen - You’ll be asked to provide some background on yourself - There is a step that requires a resume, but if you don’t have one or it is not current, don’t worry! Just upload a file with your name on it. - Select the 'All Projects' tab and look for Fawn - Click "Learn More” - Follow the posted instructions   If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to us at crowdsupport@appen.com
ID
2020-5002
Job Locations US
Posted Date 5 months ago(6/18/2020 11:36 PM)
Appen, considered the #1 work-from-home option in 2020 by FlexJobs, has immediate work from home opportunities for people age 55+ to help review a variety of online news-related content and assess the accuracy of the information provided. If you are passionate about truth and want to help minimize the harm that comes with the spread of fake news, this is the opportunity for you!   As you can imagine, with the arrival of COVID-19, this is especially important now. We need your help!   About Appen Appen is a global online work provider that services data projects for some of the biggest tech companies in the world. Appen brings over 20 years of experience in data labeling for speech, text, image, and video. With deep expertise in more than 180 languages and access to a global crowd of over 1 million skilled contractors, Appen partners with technology, automotive, and eCommerce companies — as well as governments worldwide — to help them develop, enhance, and use products that rely on artificial intelligence. Position Summary If you’re tired of hearing about fake news or have been frustrated because you came across some yourself, then this is your chance to help do something about it. In this role, you will be asked to research and evaluate claims made in various types of social media content (e.g. articles, photos, or videos) and determine whether they are credible or not.   As we work through the challenges of COVID-19, this project is even more important now as we all collectively feel the impact it continues to have in our communities. It is critical that the information available online is as accurate as possible.   You will make evaluations on our client’s secure website using your desktop or laptop computer and these evaluations will then help determine whether content will be flagged for removal across a variety of social media sites. This is very important work and we would love your help. Your work will be making the Internet a safer place and lives depend on it.   If you are interested, please follow the application process below.   Responsibilities - Review content. You will be required to rate and comment according to the guidelines. - Maintain quality standards: Adhere to provided guidelines which are always available for your reference. - Time commitment: Minimum of 4 hours per day. However this time can be spread throughout the day and does not need to be consecutive. Qualifications - An interest in reading online news content - A passion for the truth - Desktop computer with high speed Internet connection - Must pass a 2-3 hour assessment test provided to you upon - Don’t work we’ll provide you all the study materials you need) Perks - Work from home (work wherever you want) - Flexible hours (work whenever you want) - Consistent work (opportunity to work 20+ hours per week) - Quick onboarding (you can start working in less than 48 hours)   How Do I Apply? If you wish to apply follow the steps below:   - Click here to create your account on Appen - You’ll be asked to provide some background on yourself - There is a step that requires a resume, but if you don’t have one or it is not current, don’t worry! Just upload a file with your name on it. - Select the 'All Projects' tab and look for Uolo - Click "Learn More” - Follow the posted instructions   If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to us at crowdsupport@appen.com
ID
2020-5001
Job Locations CN-Shanghai | CN-Shanghai | CN-Beijing
Posted Date 7 months ago(4/19/2020 8:25 PM)
Artificial Intelligence is transforming the world in almost every industry. Everyone knows only good training data can produces the best machine learning solutions. However, creating training data with high quality in a scalable way is very challenging and very few companies can do it. The whole AI world is starving for great training data. Appen is the market lead in training data generation field for more than 22 years and generates all kinds of training data like content relevance, image & video, text and audio, as well as data capturing. Appen Tech team is solving the AI data problem by combining the power of human and technology. This world-class and exciting engineering position awaits qualified candidate. This team is responsible for build the most efficient annotation platform to help millions of workers globally to complete their job more efficiently thus generating high quality training data. The platform includes image annotation, video annotation, voice/video transcription, translation, text annotation, Lexington, data capture tools, and preannotation with machine learning. It is an exciting opportunity to make your own mark in the AI data industry! You also get the opportunity to work with our global tech team from Silicon Valley and Sydney. It is a leading data company with a start-up culture. People in the team are friendly, highly motivated, and extremely bright. Our team tries to maintain a work climate of professionalism, innovation, career growth, and fun. And we only want people who wants to make a huge impact to the AI world instead of just a job!   Responsibilities • Build the most efficient annotation platform to help millions of workers globally to complete their job more efficiently thus generating high quality training data. • The platform includes image annotation, video annotation, voice/video transcription, translation, text annotation, Lexington, data capture tools, and pre-annotation with machine learning. • Learn and understand AI data need in those fields and provide best platform to generate high quality data with least human effort. • Drive innovation in modern-architected web and mobile development(both frontend and backend). • Technical lead for new and existing product initiatives, assist with definition of product direction • Define, design, troubleshoot, and debug complex, multi-tier distributed software applications. • Work with manager, engineers, product management and Operation team to design and implement application features. • Estimate engineering effort, plan execution cycles, and rollout system changes   Requirements • BS, MS, or PhD in Computer Science or related technical discipline (or equivalent). • 3+ years’ work experience in software development area, at least 1+ years’ experience on fullstack development. • Experience of modern-architected web and mobile development is preferred. • Excellent understanding of computer science fundamentals, data structures, and algorithms • Excellent problem-solving skills. • Working Experience in Multi-national Company is a plus.   We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at 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.
ID
2020-4962
City
Shanghai