Emploi [CDD, 9 à 12 mois] : TAL

[Offre diffusée le 29 janvier 2014 sur la liste linguistlist par Google]

University or Organization: Google
Job Location: California, USA
Job Rank: Speech Data Evaluator

Specialty Areas: Phonetics; Phonology; Semantics

Required Language(s): English (eng)
Hindi (hin)
Marathi (mar)
Telugu (tel)


As a Speech Data Evaluator and a native-level speaker of Hindi/Telugu/Marathi and Indian English, you will be part of a team based in an office location in Mountain View, CA, processing large amounts of linguistic data and carrying out a number of tasks to improve the quality of Google’s speech synthesis and speech recognition in your own language.

This Includes:
– Classifying and annotating linguistic data
– Transcription
– Labeling text for disambiguation, expansion, and text normalization
– Providing phonetic transcription of lexicon entries according to given standards and using in-house tools

Job Requirements:
– Native-level speaker of Hindi/Telugu/Marathi and Indian English (with good command of the standard dialect)
– Passion for language with good knowledge of orthography and grammar in the target language
– A degree in a language-related field such as linguistics, language teaching, translation, editing, writing, proofreading, or similar
– Keen interest in technology and computer-literate (should feel comfortable using in-house tools and – – Should have an interest in current speech, mobile and online technology)
– Attention to detail and good organizational skills

Project Duration: 9-12 months (with potential for extension)

For immediate consideration, please email your CV and cover letter in English (PDF format preferred) with “Speech Data Evaluator [Indian English]” in the subject line.

Application Deadline:  (Open until filled)

Email Address for Applications: dataopsman@gmail.com
Contact Information:
Tyler Auten
Email: dataopsman@gmail.com