Data Collection Researcher I in Cambridge, MA at Volt

Date Posted: 5/2/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is working with a massive tech giant who has redefined how we shop online. We are working to find a Mandarin speaking Data Collection Researcher for their Cambridge , Massachusetts location.

If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity please Apply!

Job Title:  Data Collection Researcher

Location: Cambridge Massachusetts

This role focuses on language data, primarily in the areas of grammar writing, text annotation, and general localization deliverables.
 

RESPONSIBILITES

The Language Data Associate must be capable of:

  • Building a thorough understanding of data labeling conventions and provide support to global sites
  • Localizing established guidelines from English into Mandarin
  • Improving grammars and related artifacts by expanding coverage, and identifying and eliminating bugs
  • Delivering high quality data output under aggressive deadlines
  • Working autonomously with minimal direction
  • Handling unique data analysis requests from a range of data customers
  • Contributing to process improvements to reduce handling time and improve data output
  • Diving deep into issues and implement solutions independently
  • Providing quality expertise to other team members and coaching improvements

    REQUIRED SKILLS/ EDUCATION
     
  • BA or BS degree
  • Native level fluency in Mandarin, both written and verbal
  • Business level fluency in English\
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office/Excel
  • Excellent organizational, written and verbal communication skills
  • Team player with exceptional interpersonal skills and a solution-oriented attitude

    PREFERRED SKILLS
  • BA/BS degree in Linguistics/Computational Linguistics, or equivalent practical experience in data mark-up
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and critical-thinking skills
  • Experience working with grammars and other forms of NLP technology
  • Independent, proactive, and self-motivated with record in timely delivery of requests
  • Ability to quickly grasp technical concepts and learn in-house user-interface tools
  • Experience with command line tools

As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of support.  We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees.  Contact a Volt representative by applying to this posting online for immediate consideration. Submit your resume today! To learn more about Volt, please visit: http://www.volt.com and to see more of our job postings, please visit: http://jobs.volt.com

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Pay Rate is based on experience.