Data Associate with German

Employer: Amazon
  • Others
  • Customer Support - Client Service
  • IT Software
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 0 - 1 years of experience
  • Brasov
  • Oradea
  • Updated at: 19.04.2019
    Short company description

    Amazon is guided by four principles: customer obsession rather than competitor focus, passion for invention, commitment to operational excellence, and long-term thinking. We are driven by the excitement of building technologies, inventing products, and providing services that change lives.



    · Experience using English in a professional setting
    · Advanced to native fluency in German
    · Computer literate
    · Communication skills and experience working with technical teams
    · Comfortable working in a fast paced, highly collaborative, dynamic work environment


    · Bachelor’s degree, preferably in a field related to languages or linguistics (or relevant experience in the field)
    · Knowledge of more than 2 European languages beneficial
    · Previous transcription or annotation experience is preferred


    The Data Analyst will:

    · Work with management on adapting transcription and annotation guidelines for the German language
    · Provide hands-on transcription and annotation services
    · Translate established guidelines into daily work practices
    · Work with management on workload scheduling and deliverables
    · Delivering high quality work under aggressive deadlines

    The Data Associate must have a passion for data, efficiency, and accuracy. The ideal candidate also:
    · Shows proactive behavior in addressing issues and problem
    · Possesses excellent communication and organizational skills, and is very detailed-oriented
    · Is comfortable working in a fast paced, highly collaborative, dynamic work environment
    · Demonstrates willingness to support several projects at one time, and to accept re-prioritization as necessary
    · Adapts quickly to keep up with changing project conventions and new project

    Other info

    · This is an agency role
    · 6 months fixed-term contract position with possibility of a permanent role
    · Working schedule: flexible working hours from 8:00 AM /10:00 AM to 5:00 PM/7:00 PM, Monday to Friday
    · Depending on the project, work from home may be required on a flexible or permanent basis