News: Job Opportunity: Language Data Specialist @ SoundHound

Posted September 8, 2017

Company: SoundHound

Position: Language Data Specialist

Location: San Jose CA

Seeking fluent, native language speakers

Onsite Positions Available:

  • Full Time
  • Contractor (Part time/Full time)
  • Intern (Seniors or new grads only)

We are looking for someone who loves languages and technology, is proficient in English and is a native or fluent speaker of either Japanese, Korean, German, or Italian.  Proficiency/fluency in additional other languages is a plus.

Role: We validate voice recordings to build and train our speech and language models. As a Language Data Specialist on our Speech Training Data Team, you will help collect and validate the quality of language data, provide language and cultural-specific input, contribute language translations, work with business partners and vendors and provide feedback to improve our tools. You will also have the opportunity to contribute to the creation of best practices and procedures as we grow the team. For a full job description, please visit

How to apply: Submit your resume and cover letter to with Subject: “LANGUAGE APPLICANT, <your name, your language>.  Please make sure to include in the email your eligibility to work in the US and the list & strength of all your language skills – reading, writing, grammar and speaking.  Please specify which is your native language and be sure to note all language proficiency levels.