LINGUIST List 28.4590

Thu Nov 02 2017

Jobs: Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics; Language Acquisition: Linguist, Mango Languages

Editor for this issue: Clare Harshey <>

Date: 02-Nov-2017
From: Green <>
Subject: Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics; Language Acquisition: Linguist, Mango Languages, USA
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University or Organization: Mango Languages
Department: Linguist
Job Location: , USA (Telecommute)
Web Address:
Job Title: Linguist

Job Rank:

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics; Language Acquisition


If you believe that language learning makes the world a better place, congrats — you’ve just found your tribe. We hear from our team that working at Mango is the kind of job Linguists dream about. In this unique role, you’ll collaborate with our team of experts to bring the Mango language-learning experience to life. You’ll love working with our diverse group of linguists, lexicographers, and product managers to imagine and build realistic, authentic, and fun language learning tools for today’s modern learner.

We’re excited to bring on board an experienced Linguist who is passionate about language and culture. This role will position you at the center of the product development action: you’ll coordinate audio needs for all courses and projects, lead content development efforts, and coordinate our course deploy process. On any given day, you’ll work your left and right brain to oversee the development of creative and high-quality courses, modify and splice audio, coordinate the audio recording and proofing process, manage our teams of course developers, and more. It’s all in a day’s work when you’re a Mango Linguist — and we celebrate our hard work each and every week at our office-wide Fiesta Fridays.

The perfect candidate has a proven track record in language learning and content development, and experience working with multilingual audio files. We’re also looking for someone with strong communication skills and a passion for doing great work. If you’ve got a reputation as a proactive, adaptable, and resourceful team player, you’ll fit right in.

Ready to devote your linguistic superpowers to enriching lives with language and culture? We can’t wait to hear from you!

How to apply:

- Submit a resume as well as a cover letter outlining your experience and qualifications as they relate to the job description.
- Submit a brief video, no more than two minutes, introducing yourself and highlighting experience relevant to the role. The video can be done using any platform or technology. Please either add your video with your application materials here or email your video to
- Applications without video submissions will not be considered.
- Please provide 3 to 5 profsessional references with your application.
- Please note applicants will need to complete a Linguist Team Aptitude test during the interview process.

Application Deadline: 31-Dec-2017 (Open until filled)

Web Address for Applications:

Contact Information:
Linguist Team Manager Anja Green

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