Recruitment Team Lead for Appen

Company
Appen is a language technology solutions and consulting firm, recognized as a global leader in the quality, range and caliber of its expertise. We are focused on helping our clients reach international markets by leveraging our expertise in over 150 languages and dialects. Our clients are among the world’s top internet search engine and voice recognition providers. For more information come see us at http://www.appen.com.

Department
Recruitment

Tasks
Job Description

• Build, coach, and direct a team of employees into a highly responsive team that meets the required performance standard
• Drive recruiting programs to deliver and exceed stated metrics and standards
• Lead the continuous improvement of creative, effective, cost-effective sourcing strategies
• Research target language and culture and educational programs to build global talent communities
• Build and maintain a pipeline of key talent – talent community, utilizing social media and branding
• Provide staff with structured feedback on performance results especially in terms of tools usage and recruitment strategies
• Review and communicate daily performance, quality, and attendance reports at the individual and team level
• Monitor staffing specialists/consultants performance on a daily basis, evaluate and document their performance, timekeeping and assist them in performing at peak levels Continue reading →

Project Engineer/Python Developer for Appen

Company
Appen is a language technology solutions and consulting firm, recognized as a global leader in the quality, range and caliber of its expertise. We are focused on helping our clients reach international markets by leveraging our expertise in over 150 languages and dialects. Our clients are among the world’s top internet search engine and voice recognition providers. For more information come see us at http://www.appen.com.

Project
Appen is looking for a Python developer with the programming skills necessary to support our projects. The successful candidate will be required to prepare and manipulate large amounts of audio and text data for processing through our online annotation tools, shape the outputs into client-specific formats for delivery, help design end-to-end project solutions, and provide tools and support for our linguist specialists throughout the project cycle.

You will be part of a global company with resources on three different continents and an agile mentality that allows for personal and professional growth. You will be joining a team of developers who will mentor you and support your contribution to the projects. The successful applicant will be technically proficient, a clear communicator, a team player, and available to work full time in Davao.

Tasks
• Process large amounts of text and audio data
• Load data into our proprietary tools for transcription and translation
• Transform data from our internal structures to various client-specified formats
• Design and develop technical solutions for projects
• Update and retrieve data from SQL databases Continue reading →