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  • Appen is an award-winning organization. Our people help leading technology companies expand into new global markets. With capability in over 180 languages, Appen’s global network of specialists and in-country virtual teams work together to ensure new products and technologies operate in all the languages our clients need. Whether our clients need help for in-vehicle speech recognition technology, improving search engine performance or building translation software, Appen delivers.

    Work Location: Work from home or Cavite office

    Key Responsibilities:

    *The role includes but is not limited to the following duties and responsibilities:
    *Autonomously plan and manage projects to quality, time and budget to ensure effective project execution and delivery
    *Onboard and train a virtual team of consultants to create, evaluate or annotate linguistic data in multiple languages
    *Prepare guidelines, training materials and tools, aligned to client specifications
    *Oversee the work of consultants, including task assignment, scheduling and monitoring
    *Ensure close and regular communication with all internal project stakeholders
    *Share knowledge and take initiative to improve processes
    *Document and manage language resources arising from projects
    *Manage client relationships through customer service and regular reporting (as required)
    *Provide operational input to the Business Development team (as required)

    Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
    *Degree in linguistics, computational linguistics or language studies, or equivalent experience
    *Project management experience (1-3 years), preferably in a language, linguistics, or software-related field
    *Solid understanding of linguistic concepts and terminology
    *Strong technical and data management skills
    *Experience or exposure to regular expressions, bash scripting, or programming skills
    *Native or near-native proficiency in at least one language other than English
    *Familiarity with a range of Natural Language Processing technologies
    *Demonstrated ability to work effectively in an environment characterized by constant change, and a fast, deadline-driven culture

    Application link: ***.com

    We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discrimate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

  • Requirements

  • Minimum education level: Bachelor´s Degree
  • Years of experience: 1
  • Availability for travel: No
  • Availability for change of residence: No

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Job summary

  • Linguistic Project Manager

  • Cavite, Calabarzon

  • Company

  • Work type

    Permanent contract

  • Type of contract

    Full Time

  • Salary

    ₱ 35,000.00 monthly

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