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Speech and Language Annotator - Italian - Cambridge MA
Ref No.: 18-00074
Location: Cambridge, Massachusetts
Primary Skills: Italian Translator, Annotator and Data Analysis
Duration: 6+ Months (Possible Extension)
Contract Type: W2
Location: Cambridge, MA
 
Amazon is seeking a Data Associate to join our Kindle data team. We are building language solutions that power Kindle products.
 
Responsibilities :
  • This role focuses on 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
  • Handling unique data analysis requests from a range of data customers
 Requirements :
  • Fluency in Italian, both verbal and written
  • Experience using English in a professional setting
  • Able to work with audio content (wearing headsets) for a portion of the day
  • Working knowledge of computers
  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field; a degree working with language, linguistics preferred
  • Experience working as a transcriber or annotator
  • Practical knowledge of data processing needs and trade-offs
  • Experience working with language data, including experience with annotation and other forms of data markup
  Please apply directly with your updated resume and contact Sayed at: 408-816-2400