Overview

Job Description:
As a Linguistic Project Manager you will work with cross-functional team members (including but not limited to: linguists, 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 is based in Mountain View.

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.

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