LINGUIST List 26.3038

Thu Jun 25 2015

Jobs: Japanese; General Linguistics; Text/Corpus Linguistics: Idibon

Editor for this issue: Andrew Lamont <>

Date: 24-Jun-2015
From: Irina Tsukernik <>
Subject: Japanese; General Linguistics; Text/Corpus Linguistics: Idibon, California, USA
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University or Organization: Idibon
Job Location: California, USA (Telecommute)
Web Address:
Job Title: Annotation Manager

Job Rank: Annotation Manager; Manager

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics; Text/Corpus Linguistics

Required Language(s): Japanese (jpn)


We are currently seeking a contract position for an annotation manager for a dataset deliverable in Japanese. The basic requirements for this position are previous annotation management experience and at least a professional proficiency for communication and working reading proficiency in Japanese. Preferred qualifications for this position include a familiarity in finance, data science, and knowledge of investment terminology is a plus.

The responsibilities for this position include communicating with the internal contact at Idibon on annotator quality, answering questions from annotators on the project, reviewing annotations, ensuring that the quality and timeliness and annotating the data.

The pay is $35/hour and would be for approximately three months. The management work is expected to take 10-20 hours a week, and would be up to full-time with data annotation.

Application Deadline: 09-Jul-2015

Email Address for Applications:
Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Global Account Executive Irina Tsukernik

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