Basque Voice Data Collection – Work from home

    Appen Published: September 8, 2017


    Appen, a global leader in language and search technology is working on a voice recognition development application and we are seeking native Basque speakers to participate in this project to improve the quality of voice recognition technology.

    Task description:

    • The work will involve recording yourself reading short Basque prompts from a WebApp using your own PC or Android smart phone/tablet. (WebApp is not compatible with iphone/Ipad).
    • You can do this speech recording from the comfort of your home
    • The total recording time will take approximately 1 hour. You can choose to record the prompts in several separate sessions or complete them all in one session.
    • The audio files must be successfully uploaded and of good quality.
    • Upon completion, you will be paid via Paypal/Skrill


    • You must be a native Speaker of Basque
    • Spent most of your time living in Spain
    • Good Wi-Fi connection to upload while doing the recordings

    Detailed instructions will be provided via email shortly after you have registered.

    Link to apply:

    Appen constantly seeks motivated freelancers to support their translation, transcription, annotation and data collection teams. Your successful contribution to this project will grant you a space in our database and a good chance to be considered for projects in the future.

    We are looking forward to receiving your application.