Posted on: 
July 7, 2020

Appen is looking for experienced linguists to lead teams of annotators and help process language data for conversational understanding technologies. 

 Start date: As soon as possible working remotely; date to move onsite: TBD
Duration: 40 hours weekly through the calendar year 
Benefits: available based on role location 

Successful candidates must be able to work full-time at client sites in the San Francisco Bay Area. We have a number of open positions; each requires expertise in a particular language and linguistic specialty area.

Languages:
English (Australia)
English (New Zealand)
English (United Kingdom)
French (France)
German (Germany)

Qualifications:
Degree in Linguistics, Speech Science, or related field 
Experience annotating data with linguistic, syntactic, semantic, pragmatic, phonetic, phonological, or prosodic information, depending on the requirements of the project and your area of linguistic specialization
Project management experience
Native or near-native level proficiency in the target language
Strong professional English skills

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.

Public contact information: 

For interested candidates, you may contact Abigail Abayon ([email protected]) for inquiries.


Position Type: 
Other.
Linguistic Specialization: 
Computational Linguistics, Phonetics, Phonology, Pragmatics, Semantics, Syntax.
Languages: 
English, French, German, Standard.