Arabic Language Expert for Linux

  • location: Burlington, MA
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $40 - $48 per hour
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Arabic Language Expert for Linux

job summary:
We are currently looking for a candidate to fill an Arabic Language Expert contractor position in a NLU (Natural Language Understanding) project.

  • Can work remotely from anywhere in the US, hours will be flexible
We'd like the consultant to have a basic background in Arabic linguistics and experience working in a Linux environment including basic Unix commands (opening files, navigating from one directory to another, creating files, running script; script creation is not required). Experience in NLP is a preferred skill. The principal responsibilities include ASR and NLU accuracy improvement, error analysis, localization and annotation.

location: Burlington, Massachusetts
job type: Contract
salary: $40 - 48 per hour
education: High School
Tasks description:

Thorough study of the project specifications resulting in excellent understanding of topics covered in the project:

- Text data cleaning and annotation

- Creation of the NLU models

- Optimization of the NLU models, error analysis and correction

- Precise and thorough approach to work

- Attention to detail and patience (required for work with high amounts of text data)

- Willingness to learn (we will provide training and support)

- Proficiency in English

- Linguist-level knowledge of the mother tongue Arabic

- Knowledge of XML and Python is an advantage, one should be able to use the tools that we will provide

Our healthcare solutions client is the pioneer and leader in conversational AI innovations that bring intelligence to everyday work and life. The company delivers solutions that understand, analyze and respond to human language, amplifying human intelligence. With decades of domain and artificial intelligence expertise, Nuance works with thousands of organizations - in healthcare, telecommunications, automotive, financial services, retail, and more - to create stronger relationships and better experiences for their customers.

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