LINGUIST List 29.755

Fri Feb 16 2018

Jobs: Applied Linguistics; Computational Linguistics; General Linguistics; Phonetics; Phonology: Linguistic Project Manager, Google

Editor for this issue: Clare Harshey <clarelinguistlist.org>


Date: 14-Feb-2018
From: Eileen O'Neill <dataopsmangmail.com>
Subject: Applied Linguistics; Computational Linguistics; General Linguistics; Phonetics; Phonology: Linguistic Project Manager, Google, California, USA
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University or Organization: Google (via Adecco)
Job Location: California, USA
Job Title: Linguistic Project Manager

Job Rank: Linguistic Project Manager

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; Computational Linguistics; General Linguistics; Phonetics; Phonology; Text to Speech


Description:

As a Linguistic Project Manager you will work with cross-functional team members (including but not limited to: linguists, other linguistic project managers, program managers, and engineers) on creating guidelines and setting standards for a variety of text to speech projects across multiple locales. You will manage communications with vendors processing large amount of linguistic data to achieve high-quality output.

This includes:
- Reviewing and/or creating guidelines for TTS projects involving text processing and audio data evaluation
- Communicating with cross-functional team members to create timelines and track progress for data collection and work
- Evaluating and analyzing data quality

Job requirements:
- Degree in Linguistics or equivalent experience in Phonetics/Phonology or Speech
- Excellent oral and written communication skills
- Ability to quickly grasp technical concepts
- Excellent organizational skills and attention to details
- Previous project management experience

Plus:
- Programming language or previous experience working in Linux environment
- Speaker of one or more Indic languages

Project duration: 6 months (with potential extension). This is a fixed-term contract, not a permanent position.

This position can be based in Mountain View or London.

For immediate consideration, please email your CV and cover letter in English (in PDF format) with "Linguistic Project Manager [MTV]" in the subject line, to the application email below.

Application Deadline: 23-April-2018

Email Address for Applications: dataopsmangmail.com
Contact Information:
Email: dataopsmangmail.com

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