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Search Language Specialist - Various Language, Lisbon



Lisbon, Portugal 

Job Category:

Customer Service, Information Technology


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Job Description:

Cross Border Talents is recruiting Search Language Specialist for a Tech Localization role in partnership with a leading technology company to work in
Lisbon, Portugal.

Our client has been recognized for each of the past 2 years as the only visionary pure play QA and Testing Services Company internationally. Defective software can result in lost clients and users, fallen business processes, revenue impacts, security breaches or regulation violation.

To mitigate these risks, Testing and QA have become an essential part of the success of every software project.

Responsibilities and Activities:
 Main role: Improving the quality of an answer to users. Providing accurate information across all languages.

Day to day tasks:
 Language: Localisation,Translation
 Tech: Data validation, functional testing, UI testing, Building scripts.
Ex. of building scripts: Provide implicit queries. e.g. Do I need an umbrella tomorrow?
Think how we can answer this, translate it across all languages and build a script so that the computer understands the subject it needs to provide.
 Improving the quality of existing products - e.g. weather box.
 Working end-to-end on launching products : Research(scoping),
localization(translation), testing, etc.
 You will work with Search Engineers to help optimize search features for certain locales and languages. The role may include tasks like reviewing and evaluating sample sets of user queries, as well as product QA to finally deliver the right product in the locale. This person would be an individual contributor to the project.
 Query evaluation
 Provide natural native-language expertise for a wide range of topic areas and help to define user needs
 Review data, assessing cultural relevance, linguistic quality, and product fit
 Understanding search results
 Work with Search Engineers for advanced algorithm development
 Diagnose and report incorrect results
 Write and translate strings that contribute to the quality of data contents
 Help adjust the user interfaces to the local languages
 Write configuration documents for explanations and subtitles
 Products the employee will work with (some examples, there are lots):
o One box
o Related to client’s maps product : e.g. Restraunts near me
o Famous people


Job Requirements:

 Team player, strong communication skills, logica thinker, intelligent, ability to learn
new skills, self-starter;
 Keen to work in the technology sector;
 Ability to clearly explain linguistic challenges and cultural questions and concepts for the locale of expertise
 Linguistic degree and background strongly preferred
 Strong analytical skills

 Must be Native in one the languages bellow:
o Japanese
o Thailadese
o Indonesian
o Vietnamese
o Korean
o Russian
o Arabic
o Hindi
o Turkish
o Chinese/Mandarin
o Danish
o Swedish
o Norwegian
o Polish
o Malay
o Filipino
o English (USA/UK/CN)
o Portuguese (PT/BR)
o German
o Spanish
o Italian
o French
o Dutch
 Fluent English (C1).
 Minimum one-year experience in the technology field (e.g. QA, data analyst, tech support) or in Translation;


Salary Benefits:

What the client offers:
 Work with one of the world’s biggest and most innovative companies;
 Participate in an international project, whose effects will be felt worldwide
 Grow your technical skills, trading provided on the job and access to a database of online modules (with certification) covering testing, languages, development methodologies, etc;
 Work on a multi-cultured team with a dozen different nationalities.
 Competitive salary + food allowance
 Eligibility to work in Portugal

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Company Info
Cross Boarder Talents
Tagus Park, Núcleo Central 100, Escritórios 293, 294 e 295. 2740-122 Oeiras - Portugal
Lisbon, Lisboa, Portugal
Phone: +351 215 836 491
Web Site: cbtalents.com
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