We are looking for a limited number of US English annotators to perform text annotations on a new, multi-year project sponsored by one of the best known Internet technology and search companies.
You will perform many kinds of text annotations, such as marking sentence boundaries, marking phrase structures, and disambiguate meanings of words. You will work in a small team and receive training on the job. You will interact with project managers, professional linguists, and your team members to deliver the highest quality text content analysis.
You must be a native English speaker, college-educated, and have linguistic skills and experience. You must have knowledge of the grammar rules and sentence structures of the language you are applying for. You must be comfortable with learning new software applications, and must be active and responsive in your email communication.
IMPORTANT: THIS IS NOT A TRANSLATION JOB.
Our needs vary one week to the next but average 10 to 30 hours per week. You must be available to work on a schedule that is consistent across most weeks of the year. Starting Pay is $9-$12.00 hourly and can be increased after you prove good quality of work. This is a long-term, steady position.
The first step in the process to apply 1) detailed CV in English. 2)Please take the US English Sentence Structure tests on oDesk (make sure the results are displayed on your profile). 3) State a date/time you are available to interview
Our client would like to have selected candidates begin working as early as Friday May 13th. Please respond quickly if interested.