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LINGUIST List 24.3362

Mon Aug 26 2013

Jobs: English; French; German; Italian; Portuguese; Text/Corpus Ling; Translation: Consultant, Pactera Technology International Ltd.

Editor for this issue: Sarah Fox <sarahlinguistlist.org>

Date: 26-Aug-2013
From: Jessica Deng <DUNC_LGE_NSrecruitingpactera.com>
Subject: English; French; German; Italian; Portuguese; Text/Corpus Linguistics; Translation: Consultant, Pactera Technology International Ltd.
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University or Organization: Pactera Technology International Ltd.
Department: Linguistic Verification Services
Job Location: Telecommute
Web Address: http://www.pactera.com/outsourcing/product-globalization-services/
Job Title: Speech Transcriber/Annotator

Job Rank: Consultant

Specialty Areas: Text/Corpus Linguistics; Translation

Required Language(s): English (eng)
                            French (fra)
                            German (deu)
                            Italian (ita)
                            Portuguese (por)

Description:

Pactera (NASDAQ: PACT) is a trusted consulting and technology services partner with proven global capabilities, quality standards, and efficient delivery processes, making us your global partner for a new era.

Since 1995, Pactera has delivered world-class Business / IT consulting, solutions, and outsourcing services to our global clients. We have a strong track record of developing advanced technologies, process innovations and business models for a wide range of Fortune 500 clients spanning many industries including the Financial Services, Technology, Telecommunications, Travel and Transportation, Energy, Life Sciences, Manufacturing and Retail & Distribution sectors.

Now we are looking for some linguists working as Speech Transcriber and Annotator to aid a Fortune 100 company in the development of speech recognition applications.

Job Description:
1. Perform transcription (dictation) of audio recordings following predefined guidelines in one of the following languages:
- English
- Italian
- Brazilian Portuguese
- German
- French

2. Analyze text based on speech commands and perform semantic annotation.
a) Identify the information domain and objective of each search command according to search parameters and information provided.
b) Use the self-developed tool and follow client’s labels and specifications.

Requirement:
- Native speaker of one of the above target languages
- Familiar with local pop culture of the target region.
- High school education or above.
- Internet connection and PC with Windows system required.
- At least 15 hours available per week.

To apply, please email your resume in English with "Speech transcription and annotation [your native language]" in the subject line.

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)

Email Address for Applications: DUNC_LGE_NSrecruitingpactera.com
Contact Information:
Foreign Resource Manager Jessica Deng
Email: DUNC_LGE_NSrecruitingpactera.com

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