About the Role:
As a Journalism Analyst, you will be an integral part of our algorithm training process, serving as a resource to help define factors that are important to our clients. Please note that this particular position is an hourly contractor role with a set compensation. This role is approximately 40 hours/week, and requires the ability to work weekends and holidays on a rotational basis.
Who You Are:
You are a highly motivated new graduate, experienced News Writer, or professional who loves being at the forefront of breaking news and has a passion for technology and social media.
Desired Skills & Experience:
4-year degree, preferably in Journalism, Communications, English, political/social sciences or related fields
1-3 years of work experience, preferably in breaking U.S. news or educational equivalent
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Strong organizational skills, comfortable managing multiple competing priorities
Ability to monitor and analyze real-time data from multiple datasets
Audit and programmatically apply business rules for data validation
QA algorithmic datastreams to improve the quality of the dataset output
Participate in UX user research studies for internal QA toolsReport tooling and QA bugs
Stay up-to-date on new policies, processes, and procedures impacting the QA workflow
Able to adapt quickly in a rapidly changing environment
Goal and result-oriented mindset
Professional proficiency in a foreign language a plus
Pay for this position is $16 USD per hour, plus overtime as needed. Candidates must be able to work weekends and holidays on a rotational basis. This is a long-term temporary opportunity.
At this time, we cannot sponsor work visas. This is a remote contract position for candidates eligible to perform work in the U.S. You will receive a 1099 form at the end of the year for tax purpose and will remain responsible for your own taxes as a contractor.
Contractors for SSAnalytics must complete a background check once a position offer has been accepted.
We deliver real-time, actionable alerts that are derived from vast amounts of publicly available information. Our clients are the first to know about high-impact events and critical breaking information, giving them the opportunity to act faster and stay one step ahead when every second counts. We are a mission-driven company committed to the power of real-time information as a force for good in the world.
Our groundbreaking AI and machine learning technology cuts through the noise in an increasingly complex landscape by detecting, classifying, and determining the significance of public information. Headquartered in Chicago, our customer has revolutionized the way that global public and private sector professionals know and act on critical, relevant information to protect people, assets, and brands.