Apple’s Job Openings for ‘Creative Producers’ May Hint at Plans for Machine Dubbing – via slator.com

Job-seekers, take note: Tech giant Apple is looking for “creative producers for voice.” The broad job title reflects the range of responsibilities each person will handle within an interesting department, Apple’s Text-to-Speech Design Studio.Voice producers will join research engineers, annotation analysts, and language engineers to create and oversee the synthesized...

Job Index Rises to Pre-Covid Levels in March 2021 – via slator.com

Hiring activity in the language industry increased strongly in March 2021, continuing the upward trajectory from February 2021, when it rebounded from the January 2021 seasonal dip. In March 2021, the Slator Language Industry Job Index (LIJI) climbed by nearly 10 points, the biggest upswing since Covid-19 took effect. The...

Job Index Hits All-Time High in April 2021 – via slator.com

Hiring activity in the language industry increased strongly in April 2021, continuing the upward trajectory from March and February 2021. In April 2021, the Slator Language Industry Job Index (LIJI) climbed by a little more than 10 points, the biggest upswing in more than 18 months. The April 2021 LIJI...