LINGUIST List 26.5155

Tue Nov 17 2015

Jobs: English; General Linguistics: Search Analyst, Lionbridge

Editor for this issue: Andrew Lamont <>

Date: 17-Nov-2015
From: Elena Pirttisalo <>
Subject: English; General Linguistics: Search Analyst, Lionbridge, California, USA
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University or Organization: Lionbridge
Department: Tampere
Job Location: California, USA
Web Address:
Job Title: Search Analyst: English US

Job Rank: Other; Search Analyst: English US

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics

Required Language(s): English (eng)


**This position has been filled.

Lionbridge is looking for two search analysts to help our customer (a major American handset manufacturer) improve their enterprise search engine. The successful candidate should have strong analytical and troubleshooting skills, coupled with the ability to prioritize and successfully communicate data-driven solutions. Our customer is a major technology company leading the world in hardware and software innovation.

Required Skills/Background

- Native locale: English US
- Excellent analytical skills
- BS/BA and 3+ years of work experience
- Degree in linguistics or any other field coupled with a strong interest in identifying, solving and measuring problems that have an impact on search engine performance
- Ability to perform root-cause analysis driven by performance metrics
- Analyze, organize and prioritize data from different sources
- Native understanding of the target culture and market
- Excellent command of English and ability to work with international teams
- Adept at working with large data sets with an ability to identify patterns
- Experience in SEO, Web marketing and content promotion is a plus
- Incredibly detail-oriented
- Demonstrated ability to work independently, as well as in small and large cross functional teams

The project specific tasks will include but not limited to:

- Management of multiple analytical projects, data driven decision making
- Best practices in SEO to inform and advise stakeholders
- Keyword research and gap analysis for high-value content planning
- Monitoring KPIs and reporting
- Actively contributing to process creation and optimization
- Coaching and coordinating small teams

Duration of the assignment: 3 months with a potential continuation of 1 year or more

Please send us your complete resume, including your availability and current location to the application email below.

Relocation to Santa Clara, California for the duration of the assignment is mandatory. Telecommuting is not possible.

Starting date: beginning of December. Duration of the assignment: 3 months with a potential continuation of 1 year or more

Lionbridge is the leading provider of translation, development, language and testing solutions that enable clients to create, release, manage and maintain their technology applications and Web content globally.

We are looking for candidates who are passionate about language technology and SW engineering, quality and delighting the customer. If you are interested in joining our team, we would love to hear from you!

Application Deadline: This position has been filled.

Email Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Resource coordinator Elena Pirttisalo

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