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.

You are the right candidate if you know that language data is the underpinning of all current language technologies, you love practical language analysis as well as theoretical, you're quick to learn new processes and respond quickly to changing client needs, you enjoy setting goals and tracking progress, and you are an experienced leader of linguists.

Qualifications:
Advanced degree in Linguistics, Computational Linguistics, Language Technologies, or related field
Strong background in project management
Experience in statistical analysis and experimental design
Interest and experience in various areas of linguistics
Ability to speak and write in English fluently and idiomatically

Preferred Qualifications:
Fluency in two or more natural languages
Experience with basic programming techniques and familiarity with languages such as Java, Python, PHP, Perl, and C#
Experience using version control systems such as Git and Mercurial

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 can contact Vin Coching ([email protected]) for any inquiries.


Position Type: 
Manager.
Linguistic Specialization: 
Computational Linguistics.
Languages: 
English.