Basic Information

Ref number

Req_00080053

Primary Location

Home Office - Poland

Description and Requirements


TELUS International is looking for a Language Specialist with fluency in Portuguese or Turkish to work in our AI team based in Krakow, Poland.


In addition to Portuguese and Turkish, we also accept applications for the following languages for our future projects: Danish, Dutch, English, French, German, Indonesian, Italian, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Vietnamese, Hebrew.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Annotation
  • Creating grammar rules
  • Formulating language templates
  • Finding patterns
  • Evaluating existing data

Ideal candidates will have native fluency in one of the target languages, MA or MsC in Linguistics or similar fields and demonstrate some of the below:

Knowledge and experience:

  • Solid and comprehensive understanding of the formal aspects of the target language (e.g. grammar, parts of speech, formal/casual/dialects)
  • Knowledge/awareness of linguistic terms and concepts
  • Working knowledge of complex tools, e.g. CMS, SQL, Advanced Excel/Sheets
  • Some knowledge of programming/coding (e.g. HTML, R, regular expressions)
  • Good understanding and interest in the current technology landscape: IT & computing, AI, machine learning, voice assistants, internet of things
  • Experience in testing, data processing, database management,
  • Formal linguistic education is a plus


Skills:

  • Grasping technical concepts and learning new tools
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently with confidence and little oversight
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills


Extra points for:

  • Experience using NLP tools and concepts
  • Experience in annotation work
  • Knowledge of formal linguistics

The role will be a full-time position in Krakow. Candidates must be eligible to work in Poland. Currently, due to Coronavirus, the work is being done remotely, but eventually full-time on-site presence will be required.





Additional Job Description


TELUS International is looking for a Language Specialist with fluency in Portuguese or Turkish to work in our AI team based in Krakow, Poland.