Posted On: February 10, 2022
Media Organization: Overtone
Who we are
Overtone is on a mission to improve the quality of the internet.
We believe passionately that a better, more involved, value-added internet is possible. We’re going to need help making it happen.
What we’re doing
We’re teaching machines to read like professional humans.
We develop and sell AI technology that uses Natural Language Processing to understand what’s being said online and to judge how much added value a piece of content contains. After starting with English, we are now moving on to Spanish.
Editor/Researcher - Spanish
This position is for a project of roughly two months to be completed in Spring 2022. The Editor is expected to devote roughly 20 hours per week on average.
ᐧ Working with the Chief Product Officer to find and evaluate Spanish language data sources for model development and testing purposes
ᐧ Quality control over what information is fed into the machine learning model
ᐧ Analysis of model performance
What we’ll bring to the table
ᐧ Guidance in developing Natural Language Processing models for journalism
ᐧ Weekly meetings to evaluate progress on key tasks
What you’ll bring to the table
ᐧ An ethical approach. A sharp & curious mind.
ᐧ Native Spanish speaker. Deep knowledge of Hispanophone media.
ᐧ Spreadsheet management.
ᐧ Extra credit for knowledge of SQL.
ᐧ $2,500, to be paid in two parts based on milestones achieved.
All interested applicants should send a resume and CV/resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Selected applicants will be notified if they receive interviews.