Natural Language Interaction Analyst


Location: Riverwoods, Illinois

Job Type: Not Specified


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Job Description

The Natural Language (NL) Interaction Analyst participates in the design of the user experience of a virtual assistant created by the application product teams. They help to ensure the virtual assistant is conversationally engaging, impactful for the end-user, and matches the voice of the brand. They help ensure the team accurately translates the brand's business requirements into natural dialogue flows backed by design best practices.


Working with supervision in converting customer utterances and business rules into actionable intents within the conversation studio

Participating in the creation of Natural Language Grammars, Context rules and Dictionaries for use within all supported voice applications

Promoting a risk-aware culture; ensuring efficient and effective risk and compliance management practices by adhering to required standards and processes.

Interpreting business requirements to identify risks and design appropriate solutions

Collaborating with product owners, business partners, product teams and design team members to clarify and fulfill requirements from design through acceptance and implementation

Analyzing user feedback and iterate designs to enhance the user experience

Monitoring application performance and actively look for tuning opportunities

Helping ensure applications meet industry standards and technical specifications

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelors Sciences
  • Academic degree in Linguistics, Natural Language Processing, Human Computer Interaction, or related field

Preferred Qualifications

  • 1+ years Excellent command of spoken and written North American Spanish, ability to mine data using SQL, understands contact center telephony environments (IVR, call routing, VOIP)
  • 2+ years Designing, managing, supporting IVRs, voicebots, chatbots or similar conversational digital servicing assistants

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