Gujarati Linguist – Job ID: VR27

Job Description:

We are searching for a highly skilled linguist who will contribute to the development and expansion of the native locale lexicon for mobile devices. Gujarati candidate who has a degree in linguistics who can support for 30-40 hours per week. (8 hours a day working from home) The ideal candidate should possess experience and a genuine passion for working with language data, demonstrating the ability to create, categorize, audit and enhance lexical data. Excellent grammar skills are crucial. Furthermore, the candidate must be highly organized, collaborate effectively with others, and possess the drive to resolve issues.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Preparation and auditing of data test sets.
  • Evaluation, labeling, and vetting of output, accompanied by informed feedback.
  • Proposing relevant dictionary content and meta-content.
  • Identifying tools and process enhancements, as well as reporting, monitoring, and resolving bugs.
  • Collaborating cross-functionally with linguists and engineers.

Requirements:

  • Degree in Linguistics is must.
  • Native fluency and proficiency in US English.
  • Excellent knowledge of the structural aspects of the Gujarati language (syntax, semantics, phonology, phonetics).
  • Up-to-date exposure to popular native culture, utilizing that knowledge to inform data analysis.
  • Previous experience working with language data, such as research, analysis, translation, review, or dictionary work.
  • Strong communication skills, attention to detail, and proven ability to manage priorities.
  • Computational linguistic experience is a plus.

If you meet the above requirements and believe you have the necessary skills and qualifications to excel in this role, we encourage you to submit your CV for our review. We look forward to considering your application and potentially welcoming you to our team.

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