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LINGUIST List 23.494

Tue Jan 31 2012

Jobs: Multiple Langs; Web Research: Search Engine Evaluator, Leapforce

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        1.     Betty Pham , Multiple Languages; Web Research: Search Engine Evaluator, Leapforce Inc.


Message 1: Multiple Languages; Web Research: Search Engine Evaluator, Leapforce Inc.
Date: 30-Jan-2012
From: Betty Pham <recruitingleapforce.com>
Subject: Multiple Languages; Web Research: Search Engine Evaluator, Leapforce Inc.
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University or Organization: Leapforce Inc.
Web Address: http://www.leapforceathome.com/
Job Rank: Search Engine Evaluator

Specialty Areas: Web Research

Required Language(s): Arabic, Standard (arb)
                            Chinese, Mandarin (cmn)
                            English (eng)
                            German (deu)
                            Portuguese (por)

Description:

**Please note that this announcement has been modified. You can view the most recent version here: http://linguistlist.org/issues/23/23-3287.html.

Leapforce is looking for highly educated individuals for an exciting work
from home opportunity. Applicants must be self motivated and internet
savvy. This is an opportunity to evaluate and improve search engine
results for one of the world's largest internet search engine companies.
Search Engine Evaluators will need to combine a passion for analysis
with an understanding of various online research tools. Applicants must be
detail oriented and have a broad range of interests.

Ideal Search Engine Evaluators will possess the following skills:
- Have in-depth, up-to-date familiarity with American social culture, media,
and web culture
- Excellent comprehension and written communication skills in English
- Broad range of interests, with specific areas of expertise a plus
- University degree or equivalent experience (degrees in-progress are
acceptable). Advanced degrees a plus
- Excellent web research skills and analytical abilities.
- Ability to work independently under minimal supervision
- Possess a high speed internet connection (DSL, Cable Modem, etc.)

Search Engine Evaluators provide feedback on search engine results by
measuring the relevance and usefulness of web pages in correlation to
predefined queries, by providing comparative analysis of sets of search
engine results and various other techniques.

All candidates are required to take and pass a two-part qualification exam
before becoming a Search Engine Evaluator. Part 1 of the exam contains
32 theory based questions. Part 2 of the exam contains 144 simulated
evaluation tasks. Supplied study materials can be used during both parts
of the exam.

Please Note: We are unable to offer more than one Search Engine
Evaluator position per household.

To apply, please visit the application URL below.

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)

Web Address for Applications: https://www.leapforceathome.com/qrp/public/jobs?sref=41a7ea52af8f9cbb05c342b926fa5682
Contact Information:
Recruiting Coordinator Betty Pham
Email: recruitingleapforce.com
Phone: 9257300073
Fax: 9257300074

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