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Ancestry is looking to fill the position of Content Quality Specialist. You will report to the Content Quality Review Supervisor. You will be computer literate, detail-oriented, and comfortable working on repetitive tasks with accuracy and speed while identifying and calling out larger patterns. Furthermore, you will be a goal-oriented person who is equally comfortable working independently and in a team environment. This is a full-time position located in Lehi, UT. Work hours will be 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
What You'll Do:
Complete quality assurance audits on digitized contentComplete quality control audits for vendor partner auditsPerform basic image enhancement and manipulation tasksAssure the quality of indexed data from pre-scanned documentsWork collaboratively with a team to analyze data and recognize larger areas of quality concernTrack vendor inaccuracies and create feedback documentsManage individual work time effectively and work well with others
Who You Are:
The ability to pick up new technical/computer tasks easily and quicklyA willingness to adapt quickly to genealogical records written in a wide variety of languages such as French, Spanish, German, Norwegian, and RussianThe capacity to maintain a positive and engaged attitude while working at repetitive tasksA temperament that easily adapts to changes in tasks and proceduresAn eagerness towards achieving personal and team goalsPrevious digital image editingStrong verbal and written communication skills; can escalate concerns to leadership and proactively communicatePaleographic skillsAttention to detail and ability to focus on a specific taskPreferred Qualifications include: foreign language skills, indexing experience, library or family history research
Ancestry is an Equal Opportunity Employer that makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, mental or physical disability, medical condition, military or veteran status, citizenship, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. In addition, Ancestry will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.
All job offers are contingent on a background check screen that complies with applicable law. For San Francisco office candidates, pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, Ancestry will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.
Ancestry is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Ancestry via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Ancestry. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Ancestry as a result of the referral or through other means.