Language Data Specialist – Italian

May 3, 2018

Amazon Devices is seeking an Italian Language Data Specialist to join our international data team to provide language expertise and data analysis. The Data Specialist will become an expert in dialog evaluation processes, work closely with a team of skilled analysts and Solutions Architects to provide insights and drive improvements on language solutions for third party developers. This role will be a key team member in developing new conventions for relevant data workflows and process improvements. In addition, the Data Specialist will be asked to handle unique data analysis requests that support the overall processing of a data collection and analysis team.

The Data Specialist must have a passion for data, efficiency, and accuracy. Specifically, the Data Specialists will:

  • Handle unique data analysis requests from a range of data customers, including quantitative and qualitative analyses to elevate the customer and developer experience
  • Lead and evaluate changing conventions, test tooling developments, and pilot processes to support expansion to new data areas
  • Continuously evaluate workflow tools and processes and offer solutions to ensure they are efficient, high quality, and scalable
  • Provide day-to-day expert support for a team of data analysts
  • Provide key support for on-going and new data collection efforts

Open to location in Berlin or Cambridge, UK

Notwendige Qualifikationen

MA/MSc. or PhD degree in a relevant field, including Linguistics, Computer Mediated Communication, and Language Psychology

3+ years experience working with language data analysis
Native or near-native fluency in Italian

Experience with process design and documentation
Experience taking a lead role on large, fast-moving projects
Experience communicating research findings and analysis in both written and spoken channels
Demonstrated ability for analytical problem solving and research design skills through previous work with data analysis
Strong technical and analytical aptitude

W├╝nschenswerte Qualifikationen

Proficiency in scripting, querying and/or analytics languages and tools: SQL, Tableau, Python, R, SAS, or similar

Practical knowledge of data processing needs and trade-offs
Comfortable handling a high volume of work on a daily basis
Comfortable working in a fast paced, highly collaborative, dynamic work environment
Willingness to support several projects at one time, and to accept reprioritization as necessary
Strong attention to detail
Exceptional level of organization
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