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PDS Tech Inc Machine Translation Data Engineer in Seattle, Washington

PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking a Machine Translation Data Engineer.

Work is HYBRID (remote/onsite) and the contractor can work from either Seattle, NYC, Raleigh NC, Pittsburgh PA, or Boston MA.

*Sorry, no C2C or 10-99 available on this project.*

Job Summary: ​​​​​​

  • Would you like to play a critical part in the next revolution of human computer interaction? The company machine translation team is building the groundbreaking technology that enables connecting people across language barriers. We are looking for Data Engineer passionate about designing and developing solutions to create scalable and high quality data asset to power the company MT products.


  • The company machine Translation (MT) is powered by high quality annotations and massive data acquisition.

  • The (MT) data engineer is instrumental in designing and developing a method, a pipeline, documentation for data extraction, data curation, data annotation, and data analysis and auditing, to create valuable data assets for our company MT products

Responsibilities Included:

  • Develop data extraction, annotation, auditing pipeline to improve MT data annotation efficiency and quality.

  • Develop large scale data processing pipeline in distributed computing environments

  • Document development for data asset management

  • Development of annotation project strategize, and interfaces, and guidelines

  • Serve as an interface for feedback and questions from annotators back to MT engineers

Key qualifications:

  • Strong programing and software engineering skills ( Python, Java, or equivalent.)

  • Ability to analyze large data sets, perform data visualizations, develop hypothesis, and make insightful recommendations.

  • Experience at developing linguistic annotation projects. (e.g. Machine Translation, ASR Transcription, and Natural Language Processing.)

  • A self- starter , proven ability to manage multiple projects to strict deadlines.

  • Good communication and documentation skills. Ability to interact with all levels of engineers.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelors or Masters in engineering

  • Computer science related area and data science related are preferred 2+ year experience in data and analytics and software engineering

  • Experience in linguistic annotation is preferred.

  • Distributed computing experience like Spark and MapReduce preferred.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.