Data Associate

Amazon.com, Inc. Boston, MA
Amazon is seeking a Spanish Language Data Associate to join our Kindle data team. This role focuses on speech and language data, primarily in the areas of translation, localization, text annotation, and general language expansion deliverables.

The Spanish Language Data Associate must be capable of:

* Building a thorough understanding of labeling conventions and providing support to global sites

* Localizing established guidelines from English into Spanish

* Delivering high quality data output under aggressive deadlines

* Working autonomously with minimum direction

* Contributing to process improvements to reduce handling time and improve data output

* Diving deep into issues and implementing solutions independently

* Providing quality expertise to other team members and coaching improvements

* Assist with general translation work as needed

In addition, the Spanish Language Data Associate will need to quickly understand changes in response to customers' requests and change workflows accordingly. The Spanish Language Data Associate must have a passion for data, efficiency, and accuracy as well as:

* Show proactive efforts in addressing issues and problems

* Excellent communication, strong organizational skills and very detailed-oriented

* Comfortable working in a fast paced, highly collaborative, dynamic work environment

* Willingness to support several projects at one time, and to accept re-prioritization as necessary

* Ability to keep up with changing project conventions and priorities