Posted 11 months agoUS English/Spanish (Latin American) Bilingual Linguist Job Locations: Remote-Remote ID 2019-4496 Category Linguist Overview Appen is looking for bilingual US English native-level speakers, who possess language skills in Latin American Spanish locales for an upcoming lexicon development project. Task: The candidates will be working on linguistic annotation. They will be checking and validating pronunciations of persons’ names. Linguists will be required to provide pronunciation variants that capture the varieties in which names can be pronounced. Project Details: Start date: March 2019 Hours required: 15-25 per week Project duration: approximately 50 weeks Requirements: Native level US English language skills Fluency in any Latin American Spanish locale Degree in linguistics or similar field Knowledge of SAMPA/IPA Expertise in phonetics/phonology is highly desirable Qualified candidates must pass SAMPA screener We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.