Speech and Language Annotator in Boston, MA at Volt

Date Posted: 5/8/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is looking for Speech and Language Annotators for a leading online retail giant. After reading the job info below, if interested, email an updated resume (in Word format).

Job Title: Language Annotator (Canadian French and Canadian English expert required)

Location: Boston Massachusetts

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • This role focuses on Canadian language data, primarily in the areas of transcription, text annotation, and general data analysis deliverables.
  • Transcribing and annotating high priority deliverables
  • Delivering high quality work under aggressive deadlines
  • Translating established guidelines into daily work practices
  • 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 output
  • Shows proactive behavior in addressing issues and problems
  • Possesses excellent communication and organizational skills, and is very detailed-oriented
    Is comfortable working in a fast paced, highly collaborative, dynamic work environment
  • Demonstrates willingness to support several projects at one time, and to accept re-prioritization as necessary
  • Adapts quickly to keep up with changing project conventions and new projects
    required skills
     

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS

  • Professional proficiency in Canadian French and Canadian English
  • Experience working as a transcriber or annotator
  • Practical knowledge of data processing needs and trade-offs
  • One or more years’ experience working with language data, including experience with annotation and other forms of data markup
  • Able to work with audio content (wearing headsets) for a portion of the day
  • Working knowledge of computers

EDUCATION
 

  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field; a degree working with language, linguistics preferred

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.