SoundHound Inc. builds voice AI products that make it easier for people to engage with the world around them. We do this by creating custom voice assistants that make it possible for companies to extend their brand in new and meaningful ways. Today, our customized voice AI solutions allow people to talk to phones, cars, smart speakers, mobile apps, coffee machines, and every other part of the emerging ‘voice-first’ world.

We're looking for someone who loves languages & technology, is proficient in English and is a native, fluent speaker in Mandarin.

In this role you will:

  • Be a generalist for language work - research, annotation, curation, evaluation/QA, localization, documentation, categorization, issue triage and Jira logging
  • Analyze, diagnose, provide input to and possibly address basic linguistic issues
  • Potentially lead annotators or other language specialists
  • Contribute to some project coordination and/or project management
  • Potentially contribute to some linguistic tasks

We would love to hear from you if:

  • You are a native and fluent Mandarin language speaker
  • You have language studies or linguistic training or equivalent experience
  • You are detail oriented, follow instructions, and can complete language data verification & QA at high quality levels
  • You are proficient at problem identification and basic problem solving skills
  • You are able to successfully navigate ambiguity and changes in aspects of projects including resources, priorities, risks and dependencies

We'd be especially excited if:

  • You have a minimum 2-5 years experience and demonstrable success at breadth and depth
  • You are independent and comfortable with more complex language work & projects
  • You expect to handle all language tasks at a high level of quality, very consistently
  • You can handle project coordination or project management tasks
  • You have some minimal technical skills - SQL, HTML, Python, Unix, or  other scripting languages

Note: Please submit a cover letter alongside your resume!


Here at SoundHound, diversity, equity, and inclusion are key to who we are as a company. With a mission to build Voice AI for the world, creating a team with global perspectives is critical to our success. 

We care deeply about fostering an environment where everyone is supported and can do their best work. SoundHound will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations to participate in the interview process, perform essential job functions, and receive other benefits of employment. 

Employees enjoy comprehensive health care, paid time off, discounted fitness classes, and flexible working hours. Learn more about our philosophy, benefits, and culture at https://soundhound.com/careers/. 

Come join our growing team and bring your unique voice to our mission!

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