Appen is a leader in AI enablement for critical tasks such as model improvement, supervision, and evaluation. To do this we leverage our global crowd of over one million skilled contractors, speaking over 180 languages and dialects, representing 130 countries. In addition, we utilize the industry's most advanced AI-assisted data annotation platform to collect and label various types of data like images, text, speech, audio, and video.
Our data is crucial for building and continuously improving the world's most innovative artificial intelligence systems and Appen is already trusted by the world's largest technology companies. Now with the explosion of interest in generative AI, Appen is helping leaders in automotive, financial services, retail, healthcare, and governments the confidence to deploy world-class AI products.
At Appen, we are purpose driven. Our fundamental role in AI is to ensure all models are helpful, honest, and harmless, so we firmly believe in unlocking the power of AI to build a better world. We have a learn-it-all culture that values perspective, growth, and innovation. We are customer-obsessed, action-oriented, and celebrate winning together.
At Appen, we are committed to creating an inclusive and diverse workplace. We are an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Project Manager - Hybrid
The main focus of the role is on applying project management experience, organizational and analytical skills in the following areas: Contribute to the running of assigned internal initiatives to improve team efficiency and productivity; Assisting with documentation of processes; Training and mentoring others at request.
Plan and manage internal projects to agreed objectives
Manage allocated teams.
Ensure close and regular communication with relevant stakeholders.
Share knowledge and take initiative to improve processes as required.
Where appropriate, design, document and implement processes.
Train and mentor other team members as required
Undertake other tasks and roles for the Company as required.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Project Management experience.
Experience driving initiatives and processes to improve efficiency and productivity.
Agility in managing complex tasks and relationships
Excellent organizational skills, analytical in nature with a curiosity towards solving complex problems, and strong attention to detail.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both oral and written.
Professional attitude – comfortable working with cross functional and global teams.
Ability to interpret complex policies, contractual agreements, and regulatory documents
Qualifications and Experience
A relevant university degree with strong academic performance
Experience in a project management role in a technology-oriented or services organization.
2 years’ experience in a client facing role.
Experience managing teams and mentoring others.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Appen is the global leader in data for the AI Lifecycle with more than 25 years’ experience in data sourcing, annotation, and model evaluation. Through our expertise, platform, and global crowd, we enable organizations to launch the world’s most innovative artificial intelligence products with speed and at scale. Appen maintains the industry’s most advanced AI-assisted data annotation platform and boasts a global crowd of more than 1 million contributors worldwide, speaking more than 235 languages. Our products and services make Appen a trusted partner to leaders in technology, automotive, finance, retail, healthcare, and government. Appen has customers and offices globally.