Careers

At Glossika, we believe that great work is never accomplished alone, but with joint efforts of teamwork. We’re constantly coming up with ways to improve our existing products while creating new, exciting learning tools.

With a true passion for language, learning and growth, Team Glossika has developed a language solution built on both scientific methods and personal testament.

Our team is made up of diverse cultures, with unique personalities and speak over 50 different languages.

Passionate about languages
Enjoy working with people from different cultures
Appreciate intellectual exchange of ideas
Have excellent time management skills
Value the virtues of teamwork & responsibility

We’re looking to work together with global talent in different areas of expertise.
If you fit the following descriptions and are considering a new career, please get in touch with us!

Production


Linguistics


Marketing


Development

Production

Voice Talent

You should be a native speaker of any non-English standard, minority language or dialect.

For standard (national) languages:

  1. You received at least 80% of primary and secondary education, including reading and writing and classroom instruction, in the language for which you are applying for.
  2. Your school is located in an area where this language is spoken by the general population, and you physically attended the school.
  3. English was not the language of instruction during your primary and secondary education.
  4. You have clear, fluent, and proper diction of the standard language acceptable as "professional" in your country.

For minority languages or dialects:

  1. You spoke your language from the age of 1 through adulthood.
  2. You learned it naturally from family members.
  3. You know how to express the full range of human emotion and experience in your language.
  4. The language is your preferred choice of communication with one or more members of your family.
  5. You can recite sentences after a linguist's cue (or with basic training can read them out loud) in a fluent, accurate, and socially acceptable way.
  6. If your primary and secondary education was in this language, that’s definitely a plus!
Apply

Linguistics

Linguist

  1. Elicit translations and recordings from native speakers.
  2. Semantic/Syntactic/POS tagging of language data. Knowledge and use of Role and Reference Grammar framework required.
  3. Ability to read other scripts (Sinitic, Arab, Indic) is not required, but frequently used on the job.
  4. Ensure translation integrity.
  5. Ensure recording integrity and quality.
  6. Testing and improving phonological rules at both phonemic and phonetic layers across a variety of languages.
  7. Assist in collecting data for new learning tools available on the Glossika website -- understanding and design of algorithms is a plus.
Apply

Linguistics

Computational Linguist

  1. Analyze & improve training algorithms.
  2. Automate in-house processes for our linguistics team.
  3. Develop learning tools for our users based on our projects.
  4. Testing and improving syntactic and semantic algorithms.
  5. Testing and improving training algorithms to improve user's learning efficiency.

Qualifications:

  1. Proficient in Laravel, Javascript or Python.
  2. Good understanding of Unicode and complex script codepoints.
  3. Strong understanding of IPA and proper rendering of stack characters.
  4. Background in sound analysis using Praat, Matlab or related tools a plus.
Apply

Marketing

Digital Marketing Specialist

Strong understanding and experience in/with:


  1. A/B testing.
  2. SEO and in-bound traffic strategies.
  3. Mail hooks and market segmentation techniques.
  4. UI/UX design principles.
  5. Marketing funnel design.
  6. Meeting conversion rate goals.
  7. Improving performance based on data analysis.

Responsibilities:

  1. Planning and executing campaigns while managing a team.
  2. Meeting with our linguists to acquire data and develop new ways to market it.
  3. Managing the production of marketing materials, including e-newsletters, videos, etc.
  4. Writing and proofreading copy for promotional materials.
  5. Communicating with target audience and managing affiliate relationships.
  6. Conducting market research using customer questionnaires and surveys.
  7. Frequent communication with linguist, design, and developer teams.
  8. Good command of English and Chinese Mandarin proficiency preferred.
Apply

Development

Full-Stack Developer

We are looking for someone who is competent in full stack development, and who is able to work with a team to design and implement:

  1. High quality, standards-compliant, responsive web pages.
  2. Node.js server side applications, including web servers, JSON APIs, and database / ORM modeling.
  3. Build reusable code and libraries for future use.
  4. Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs.
  5. Optimize applications for maximum speed and scalability.
  6. Ensure that all user input is validated before submitting to back-end.
  7. Good command of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX.
  8. Good command of code versioning tools, such as Git.
  9. Good understanding of SEO principles and ensuring that application will adhere to them.
  10. Troubleshoot and fix issues between front-end and back-end development.

In addition to our Back-End Developer’s skillset, the following skills are required:

  1. Able to read and write documentation in English (Required).
  2. Javascript: Node, React, Express, Babel & ES6, jQuery, lodash & other common libraries.
  3. Build systems (gulp, webpack, etc.)
  4. Database skills: PostGreSQL, NoSQL, MongoDB.
  5. Web Development Skills: HTML5, CSS3 / SASS / SCSS.
  6. Marketing-related development skills: sales funnels, analytics, customer onboarding, landing page design, implementing 3rd party SaaS APIs.
Apply

Development

Back-End Developer

You must be able to demonstrate competence in the qualifications listed below (for example, a Github repo).

We are looking for someone who is competent in full stack development, and who is able to work with a team to design and implement:

  1. Understanding of front-end technologies: Javascript, CSS3.
  2. Good understanding of server-side CSS preprocessors, such as LESS and SASS.
  3. Build reusable code and libraries for future use.
  4. User authentication and authorization between multiple systems, servers, and environments.
  5. Integration of multiple data sources and databases into one system.
  6. Management of hosting environment, including database administration and scaling an application to support load changes.
  7. Data migration, transformation, and scripting.
  8. Setup and administration of backups.
  9. Outputting data in various formats.
  10. Creating properly designed database schemas that represent and support business processes.
  11. Implementing automated testing platforms and unit tests.
  12. Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git.
  13. Writing APIs for front-end development team.

Skills Needed:

  1. Able to read and write documentation in English (Required).
  2. Able to read Javascript: Node, React, Express, Babel & ES6, jQuery, lodash & other common libraries.
  3. Database skills: PostGreSQL, NoSQL, MongoDB.

Recommended:

- Experience with Python or R.

- Converting algorithms into code and testing results (developed by our team of linguists).

- Previous work or personal projects in machine learning.


The best candidates should have an ability in any of the following:

- Strong understanding of SaaS platforms.

- Tracking and reporting of data and KPIs.

- Experience with algorithms.

Apply

Think Outside the Box

Didn't see a position that fits you?

If you have a special talent, impressive experience or superpower that you feel we should know about, please send your resume to: training@glossika.com, we'll be in touch very soon!