Web Search Evaluator - United States of America (Spanish)

  • Brooklyn, NY
  • Contract

Company Description

*This job applies exclusively to residents of the United States of America, who are fluent speakers of Spanish and English. No other candidates will be considered.*


Be part of a global team to evaluate and improve search engine results for some of the world's top internet search engine companies! Earn a competitive pay rate and enjoy a flexible work schedule while working online remotely.

 

WHO WE ARE

Eriksen Translations Inc. is recruiting for its client, a language technology solutions and consulting firm focused on helping its clients reach international markets by leveraging their expertise in over 50 languages and dialects. Their clients – some of the world’s top internet search engine companies – are currently seeking internet-savvy freelance Web Search Evaluators.

Job Description

  • Web Search Evaluators work on interesting projects that are geared to improve search engine results for their country. The work generally includes reviewing and evaluating internet search results based on specific search terms and providing a rating. The evaluation work is typically done using online automated tools.
  • Web Search Evaluators work 4 hours per day (Monday-Friday) and have the flexibility to choose the hours they wish to work each day. This project requires a commitment to work 20-22 hours per week. Project work is expected to extend through August 17th, 2013, with a possible further extension.
  • To qualify to be accepted onto the project, Web Search Evaluators must first complete a rigorous qualification process that requires successfully completing a review of qualification materials and a series of exams. The qualification process may involve up to 25-35 hours of commitment over 1-3 week period.
  • Web Search Evaluators accepted onto a project will need to consistently meet service levels measuring the accuracy of their work in order to remain on the project. 

Qualifications

  • Personal PC or laptop that runs Windows Vista or Windows 7 (please note, netbook devices, Windows XP and Apple O/S, including Apple O/S running on virtual environments, are not compatible with project), and a minimum screen resolution of 1280 X 768; desired resolution is 1280 X 1024 
  • A high-speed internet connection (preferably unlimited usage; if limited, download cap must not be less than 100 GB per month)
  • Basic aptitude for solving technical/software issues independently
  • Detail-oriented and organized with strong time-management skills and the ability to manage a 20-22 hours per week self- directed work schedule
  • In order to apply cultural awareness to the work, you must be native and current resident of the country for which you are applying to do this work
  • Native speaker of the language of the country for which you are applying to do this work
  • Proficient in written and verbal English
  • Strong communication skills
  • Familiar with current cultural, political, business and media affairs, in addition to extensive familiarity with a wide variety of online news sources published in your country
  • Avid internet enthusiast with excellent web research and analytical capabilities