Linguistics work from home job/internship at Cactus Communications Private Limited
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Start Date
Starts immediatelyImmediately
2 Months
5000-10000 /month
Apply By
9 Aug' 19
Part time allowed
Part time allowed
About Cactus Communications Private Limited
Cactus Communications is a leading provider of communication solutions including academic and scientific editing, medical communications, publication support services, English-language workshops, transcription, and translation. Our company's mission is to enable growth through effective communication. We offer services to two key client segments worldwide: academia (researchers, scholarly journals, and publishers, universities, and academic societies), and pharmaceutical, and device companies. Cactus is a performance-driven company that offers excellent professional and personal growth opportunities to its employees. We were placed 1st among mid-sized Indian companies in the 2017 'Great Places to Work' survey. We were recently ranked #18 in the 'Top 25 Best Small & Medium Workplaces in Asia' - 2018, a study conducted by Great Place to Work Institute.
About the work from home job/internship
We are looking for R&D interns with a strong background in Linguistics or English to join our Research and Development (R&D) cell. The candidate will work directly with the Senior Linguist and Senior Editor on cutting-edge projects spanning automatic grammar error detection, editing automation, and other applications of emerging technology streams.

We are seeking enterprising persons with good analytical-thinking skills and a strong theoretical understanding of the morphology, the syntax, and the lexical nuances of the English language, who can support the team in executing our vision for NLP-based products. The candidate will be required to perform structured tasks to ensure the accuracy of our tools by using the designated software to process linguistic information and record the results.

You fit the bill, if you-
Are extremely driven
Are in love with the English language
Love analyzing language
Consider yourself a hardcore grammar nerd
Can work independently at high speeds

Required skills & experience
BA or higher in Linguistics or English
Clear communication skills in terms of spoken and written English
Excellent eye for detail to perform tasks with great accuracy
Ability to keep to designated schedules

Preferred skills & experience
Experience/projects (e.g., copy-editing or writing) in academia/publishing
Familiarity with research writing or scientific manuscripts
Who can apply

Only those candidates can apply who:

1. are available for the work from home job/internship

2. can start the work from home job/internship between 5th Jul'19 and 9th Aug'19

3. are available for duration of 2 months

4. have relevant skills and interests

Certificate Letter of recommendation Flexible work hours Informal dress code 5 days a week Free snacks & beverages
Number of openings

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