Tuesday, September 5, 2017

HCL Technologies hiring Bilingual Japanese Query Understanding Analyst for position onsite at Google.

HCL Technologies is hiring a Bilingual Japanese Query Understanding Analyst for a position working onsite at Google in Larimer. The posting, via Indeed.com:
Bilingual Japanese Query Understanding Analyst is a full-time job through HCL America, Inc. onsite at Google Pittsburgh. You will work to enhance users’ online shopping experience by performing in-depth product research, analyzing the user query stream, and improving query classifier performance using highly technical internal tools and processes. It is part of a fast-paced environment, partnering closely with operations and engineering teams. Native or near-native Japanese reading/writing fluency is preferred and spending significant time living/working in the Japanese culture is a plus.


Responsibilities:
  • Research product spaces to identify areas of improvement in query understanding.
  • Generate training and evaluation data for the query classifier and query parser.
  • Write short scripts to improve the performance of the query classifier and query parser.
  • Analyze and fix gaps in query classifier performance.
  • Evaluate attributes and fine grained concepts mined from the query stream.
  • Develop deep expertise in the Google product taxonomy.

Requirements:
  • Native and/or near native Japanese language reading/writing fluency
  • A Bachelor’s degree preferred with a strong academic record. Master’s degree a plus.
  • Strong computer and internet navigation skills and natural comfort with technology. Ability to learn technical processes quickly.
  • Other attributes:
  • adaptable
  • organized
  • intellectual curiosity
  • excellent research skills
  • analytical and problem-solving skills
  • works well both independently and with teams
  • able to perform repetitive and detailed analytical work accurately and consistently
  • capable of delivering high-quality results on tight deadlines with minimum guidance

Additional skills but not required:
  • Current cultural knowledge and/or working knowledge in the Japanese community is preferred.
  • Scripting abilities, particularly Javascript, Google Apps Script, or SQL.
  • Experience with online shopping.
  • Background in linguistics or other field involving textual analysis

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $55,000.00 to $60,000.00 /year

Required education:

Bachelor's
Required language:

Japanese