This is an exciting opportunity to work with a global leading provider of Information Technology in a fascinating Linguistic project.
Title: Linguistic Specialist
Urgent Languages: German / Portuguese
Additional Languages needed: French, Japanese, Korean, Canadian French
Type: full time permanent
Salary: 30,000-35,000 negotiable
Annotate linguistic data and contribute to grammar development work
Process and regress Field annotators defects, and Identify and address gaps in annotations
Evaluate, update, and distribute annotation guidelines
Monitor data acquisition and curation
Develop and/or review data in consultation with the client
Strong Linguistics, Speech Science or similar backgrounds.
Degree in Linguists or other relevant discipline.
1 year of experience in any sector in an office environment.
Fluent in English and one of the other languages required at a native level.
Excellent understanding of language data, and ability to perform language analysis at a native level.
Tech savvy, quick learner, and problem solver, with excellent attention to detail.
Experience in annotating data with linguistic, syntactic, semantic, pragmatic, phonetic, phonological, or prosodic information.
Knowledge or desire to learn Python would be an advantage.
*Kindly note that applications will be considered only for candidates with fluency in one of the required languages
Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency and references to pay rates are indicative.