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Description and Requirements

Our Language Engineer is responsible for
the international engineering of a voice assistant. From speech recognition to natural language processing, machine learning, big data consumption all the way to speech synthesis, you will be involved and challenged to bring innovative solutions to complex engineering issues, with an international flavor.

Knowing your local market is key. We are looking for a demonstrated ability to be creative, take ownership of a project, superior technical expertise, and a knack for solving problems. Having worked on shipping products and being familiar with the rush to the finish line is highly desired.


Includes, but is not limited to the following. Other duties may be assigned. 

  • Developing natural language processing code specific to your language. 

  • Providing input and suggestions towards innovating new approaches and new product features tailored to your home market. 

  • Coming up with solutions to complex issues. 

  • Automating and integrating workflow from diverse systems. 

  • Daily interaction with other teams.


  • Native-like fluency in Russian.

  • Strong preference for some focus or experience in natural language processing, machine learning, speech recognition or related sub-fields.

  • Native speaker fluency and ability to work in an English speaking environment.

  • Work with minimal supervision, proactive and self-motivated for timely delivery of quality code.

  • Demonstrated creative and critical thinking capabilities and troubleshooting skills.

  • 1+ year of engineering experience and interest in diverse technical areas, including linguistics or other language-related fields.

  • Clear and compelling communication skills.

  • User-driven focus.

  • Experience with one or more version control systems with a preference for Git/GitHub.


  • Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related fields.

  • Background knowledge in linguistics or other language-related fields.


Desired (but not required) experience/skills:

  • Proven track record in delivering product-quality code.

  • Familiar with Java, Python and shell scripting.

  • MacOS or Mac OS X development skills.


  • Permanent, full-time contract with TELUS International

  • Referral program with attractive bonuses

  • Private medical insurance for employees and relatives

  • Great office at a top location

  • Positive international working environment (relaxing zones, terrace, kitchen)

  • Discounts in gym memberships

  • Career development opportunities

  • No overtime or weekend work

  • Continuous support and learning

  • Access to counseling sessions


If this opportunity sounds appealing to you, apply now! Kindly attach your CV in English.

*Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


AI Data Solutions 

Creating and enhancing the world's data to enable better AI via human intelligence. 

We strive to enhance the world's data to enable better AI through human intelligence. Our team of data, technology, and project management professionals work with companies to test and improve machine learning models. We handle various data types, including text, images, audio, video, and geo. Our solutions improve AI systems in multiple applications, such as advanced smart products, improved search results, expanded speech recognition, more human-like bot interactions, and more.

TELUS International values diversity and grants equal opportunity regardless of age, civil status, disability, gender, nationality, race, religion and political beliefs, sex or sexual orientation.

Additional Job Description

TELUS International is looking for Russian Language Engineers in Barcelona, Spain.

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EEO Statement

At TELUS International, we enable customer experience innovation through spirited teamwork, agile thinking, and a caring culture that puts customers first. TELUS International is the global arm of TELUS Corporation, one of the largest telecommunications service providers in Canada.   We deliver contact center and business process outsourcing (BPO) solutions to some of the world's largest corporations in the consumer electronics, finance, telecommunications and utilities sectors. With global call center delivery capabilities, our multi-shore, multi-language programs offer safe, secure infrastructure, value-based pricing, skills-based resources and exceptional customer service - all backed by TELUS, our multi-billion dollar telecommunications parent.

Equal Opportunity Employer

At TELUS International, we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace. All aspects of employment, including the decision to hire and promote, are based on applicants’ qualifications, merits, competence and performance without regard to any characteristic related to diversity.