[Job posted on february 17th 2016 by Amazon]
University or Organization: Amazon
Job Location: Massachusetts, USA
Job Title: Data Specialist
Job Rank: Data Specialist; Other
Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; Discourse Analysis; Phonetics; Semantics; Sociolinguistics
Required Language(s): English (eng)
Interested in Amazon Echo? We’re building the speech and language solutions
behind Amazon Echo and other Amazon products and services. We’re working hard,
having fun, and making history; come join us!
A good fit for candidates with an MA or PhD in Linguistics, Sociolinguistics,
Computational Linguistics, or Human-Computer Interaction. The successful
candidate will work with language modelers and speech scientists, as well as
data analysts, to provide analysis of speech interactions with Amazon devices.
Positions open for US English and Japanese.
– US English fluency required; multiple openings
– native-like Japanese fluency required; experience with Japanese phonetics,
syntax, and/or semantics preferred
Application Deadline: 15-Apr-2016 (Open until filled)