Localization Academy

Indonesian Bahasa Linguist

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Work location: Remote in Indonesia/ Work from home

Work schedule: 20-25 hours/week

Engagement model: Independent Contractor/ Freelance 

Estimated Project start: Late January 2024 

Project Duration: 8 to 10 weeks 

Language needed: Indonesian Bahasa

DataForce by Transperfect is looking for a qualified linguist to support development of a speech ontology for Indonesian Bahasa.

As a Freelance Linguist you will be working on different tasks such as developing syntactic rules, adding inflections, analyzing word groups, adapting from formal into informal language and translating specific terms.

  • Idiomatic fluency in Indonesian Bahasa.
  • Extensive knowledge of the language use (both formal and informal, colloquial language).
  • Undergraduate linguistics degree with good knowledge of the morphology, grammar, syntax and colloquialisms of Indonesian Bahasa.
  • Fluent in English (spoken and written).
  • Ability to work independently and manage workload according to a provided schedule.;
  • Computer skills to conduct dictionary searches, use e-mail, Word, Excel etc.
  • Residing in Indonesia, as the tasks require the linguist to be up to date with contemporary use of specific, and sometimes new terms.

Preferred Requirements

  • Post-graduate qualifications in linguistics (achieved or working towards completion).;
  • Experience in business analysis/marketing/translation/Indonesian Bahasa language and literature.
  • Knowledge of regular expressions;

In case you have any questions about this role contact us at: DataForce.Sourcing@transperfect.com

DataForce by TransPerfect is part of the TransPerfect family of companies, the world’s largest provider of language and technology solutions for global business, with offices in more than 100 cities worldwide.

We offer high-quality data for Human-Machine Interaction to some of the most prestigious technology companies in the world. Our department focuses on gathering, enriching and processing data for Machine Learning in different AI domains.

To learn more about DataForce please visit us at https://www.transperfect.com/dataforce