New Job: Linguist / Script Writer

Title:  Linguist / Script Writer

Hiring Company: Contact recruiter for more information

Company Description:   None Specified

Application Link: https://jobs.peaktechnical.com/careerportal/default.cfm?szCategory=jobprofile&szOrderID=66148&jb=2

Location: Mountain View, CA, United States

Job Type: Contract

Industry: Communications

Application Deadline:  None specified

Description:      

We are looking for 2 experienced Linguist / Script Writers to our bestselling consumer electronics company! As a script writer you will be upgrading response quality.

Responsibilities Include:

This script writer will mainly do 3 different jobs.

  • Research and Suggest every responding scenarios that Voice Interaction UI or Voice Agent will provide to our customers in our Smart TV models
  • Write the quality command and response script which have both linguistic attraction and usability
  • Command script is a sort of natural language that might user to say to the Voice Agent in the TV.
  • (This is some sort of the capability of our Voice UI, so many other personnel in HQ work for this but we need a consultant to pick the recommending expressions for guiding user).
  • Response script is what the Voice Agent will actually say to the users.
  • (Error informs and suggest alternatives. Backup questions to comprehend user’s intention. Express personality of Voice Agent – I’ll give more information about the persona things later to them).
  • Guide the translation to other languages that we have to cover. Managing the translation quality.
  • It is better for them to know many languages but not required.
  • Precise communication with the translation personnel in HQ or overseas corporation is enough.

Qualifications/Skills:    

  • Must have a solid background in socio-linguistic human verbal interaction
  • Must have recent experience and strong understandings about Human – Device(computer) interaction as well
  • Must be a native English speaker that deeply understands spoken languages in these days
  • Must have experience working in a cross-functional team to perform or co-work with user testers for scenario & response verification
  • Strongly prefer someone who knows many foreign spoken languages

Better to know Top 12 listed Languages:

  • US English
  • UK English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • Polish
  • Dutch
  • Russian
  • Mandarin(CHN)
  • Brazilian Portuguese
  • Korean

Better to know top 10 listed Languages:

  • Mexican Spanish
  • Canadian French
  • Danish
  • Finnish
  • Norwegian
  • Swedish
  • Portuguese
  • Australian English
  • Mandarin (TPE)
  • Cantonese (HK)

How to apply:   Apply via recruiter website.

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