Overview

Are you ready to help a leading technology company and contribute to the improvement of voice recognition systems?

Become a Data Collector that contributes to entering information into a database and ensures that your data collection sources are accurate. Data collection is the process of gathering and measuring information on variables of interest, in an established systematic fashion that enables one to answer stated research questions and evaluate outcomes.

In this project, Appen is collecting speech data in English to train and develop artificial intelligence algorithms that will be used to improve speech recognition technologies.

We’re looking for individuals in Ireland to read and record short prompts using the Appen Mobile.

Project Description:

The task contains a total of 600 short sentences that you need to read on a screen and record. You just have to follow the sentences written, no need to create your own sentences.

Example of a sentence that you would need to read: “Okay Alexa, I need directions to work”
The recording will be done and uploaded through our Appen Mobile App.

Duration of Task:

Each sentence will take only 10-20 seconds. In total, for the 600 recordings, please plan 3 hours. Of course, we recommend you do breaks and we will give you at least a week to record your session.

Project Requirements:

  • A fluent speaker of English residing in Ireland
  • iOS device must be iPhone 8 or newer or Android devices that must be 2017 or newer
  • Ability to record in a very quiet indoor environment, free from any background noises

If you are ready to participate in this interesting audio recording task, then let’s get started!

Apply Now!

https://connect.appen.com/qrp/public/home?sref=261436ab955a814ebc39e135208818f0

What to expect when you apply: 

  • Create an Appen Account
  • Choose English (Ireland) as your primary language
  • Complete your profile and project registration [5 min]
  • Study the provided guidelines [at your own pace]
  • Agree to confidentiality and ways of working rules
  • Pass the quiz

Thank you and we hope to work with you soon!

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About Appen Butler Hill Inc

Appen collects and labels images, text, speech, audio, video, and other data used to build and continuously improve the world’s most innovative artificial intelligence systems. Our expertise includes having a global crowd of over 1 million skilled contractors who speak over 235 languages, in over 70,000 locations and 170 countries, and the industry’s most advanced AI-assisted data annotation platform. Our reliable training data gives leaders in technology, automotive, financial services, retail, healthcare, and governments the confidence to deploy world-class AI products. Founded in 1996, Appen has customers and offices globally.