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Alexa Data Associate - Hindi/ Marathi/ Punjabi/ Gujarati/ Bengali

Job Description
About the team: The Alexa Data Services (ADS) organization provides data creation, curation, and analytics services to help develop, test, and train the Alexa AI. We work closely with Amazon Machine Learning (ML) Science and modeling teams, providing the critical data they need to improve Alexas speech recognition and language understanding capabilities. Come build the future of voice recognition for Alexa with us.
Job Description: We are hiring Data Associates in our Chennai team to undertake labeling functions such as transcription, annotation and dialogue evaluation on speech & text data to assess and improve Alexa’s performance.

As a Data Associate, you will work on speech and text data. We value your high attention to details and your ability to adapt to dynamic changes due to emerging business requirements. You are recognized as a role model for your proactivity in identifying issues with efficiency and accuracy.

Are you ready to embrace the challenge?
Roles and Responsibilities:
  • Work with text, speech and other types of data and attach tags to the contents, at scale.
  • Deliver high quality of labeled data, leveraging guidelines to meet specific key performance indicators, and using in-house tools and software.
  • Report issues with tools and software to the development team when necessary.
  • Provide feedback for improvements to existing tooling that can increase labeling throughput and quality.
  • Maintain strict confidentiality and follow all applicable Amazon policies for securing confidential information.
  • Proficiency in English, Hindi (both written and verbal) & Regional Languages (Gujarati or Marathi or Punjabi or Bengali - only oral fluency)
  • Comfortable working with speech from various dialects and accents of English, Hindi & Regional Languages
  • Willingness and flexibility to work in shifts including night shift etc
Important Note:
Should be flexible to work in rotational shift, night shift and staggered week offs. Should be comfortable to work with headsets.

Should have strong internet connectivity to work from home in the interim period until office reopens.

Employment Type: Full Time, Permanent

Experience: 0 to 2 years.

Location: Chennai (Madras) (Tamil Nadu, India)

Salary: INR 2,25,000 - 2,75,000 PA.

Notice period: Immediate joiners only


  • Transportation
  • Meal Voucher
  • Over time Pay out
  • Night shift allowance
  • Medical Insurance

Relocation Benefit for candidates outside Chennai

Please have the below mandatory documents:

  • Updated Resume Copy
  • PAN Card & Adhaar card(Both Mandatory)
  • Educational Document: Xerox Copy of consolidated mark sheet / provisional certificate / degree
  • certificate or highest qualification
  • Copy of experience/Relieving Certificate, offer letter and pay slip is mandatory for experienced candidate

Kindly apply on this job posting if you interested and (Only) the shortlisted candidates will receive an email for the initial online assessment.

Note: All the interviews will happen virtually over video conference and please make sure you have a laptop or desktop with Webcam and good internet connection for taking up assessments and interview.

Building No 9 9th and 10th Floor, Madhapur,
Hyderabad, Telangana, India

Job Ad publication date: 7 Oct 2020