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Do you constantly find yourself getting frustrated when you are not receiving the results you searched for on the Internet? Are your queries generating relevant results? If no, then this position is for you!
This task involves following a set of guidelines, to help determine the best spelling for queries that are entered by users into search engines. Within the task, you will be provided with a query and 3 possible spell corrections. Your goal will be to follow the guidelines and determine the correctness of query and spell correction. Correctness means that the spell correction is correctly spelled, with the user’s most likely search intent kept in mind.
This task will involve research to determine the most likely intent of the query to help determine the best spell correction.
The hours are flexible to fit around your family and home life, up to 20 per week, providing the ideal solution for a work-life balance. With this freelance position, additional languages are a plus.
In the future you may also have the opportunity to qualify for and work within a marketplace environment. This will provide you with the prospect of working on many different task types and increase your earning power.
Fluency in English and German is essential, additional language skills are an advantage
Must be working and living in Germany for a period of 5 years
Familiarity with current and historical business, media, sport, news, social media and cultural affairs etc. in your country
A keen interest in the Internet e.g. researcher, blog writing, forums, website publishing
Flexibility to complete a variety of different tasks following standard sets of guidelines
Strong attention to detail, analytical skills and excellent communication are essential
Ability to work independently and flexibly to new techniques/processes
Degree level qualification
What We Offer
Competitive hourly rate
Flexible Hours. You will have the flexibility and freedom to work from your own home, working your own hours, Sunday – Saturday, depending on availability of tasks
Further opportunities may arise to contribute to other tasks and projects on a freelance basis
Work from home office environment
PC with Windows 7 or Vista. Apple OS or older versions of Windows are not acceptable
High Speed Internet connection. Minimum upload speed of 1mpbs
Software applications, e.g. Antivirus software, Adobe Flash Player, Acrobat Reader, Adobe Shockwave player, Microsoft Silverlight etc.
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