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Looking for Technical Translator in Sheffield!

Posted: Aug 9, 2018 15:09 GMT   (GMT: Aug 9, 2018 15:09)

Job type: Translation/editing/proofing job
Service required: Translation


Languages: German to English

Job description:

Are you an experienced technical translator looking to join a professional and supportive in-house team and work with some of the world’s leading brands? Working as a translator in our English language office in Sheffield, you will be responsible for delivering translations of the highest quality on time and within budget. In this key role, you will have the opportunity to act as Lead Translator for one or several accounts and to support the development of your fellow translation colleagues.

Main Duties:

• Translating technical documents into English
• Reviewing the work of in-house and external translators
• Post-editing
• Carrying out the review of documents authored in English
• Converting documents between different flavours of English
• Producing quality translations within given timeframes
• Providing linguistic support and feedback
• Mentoring more junior translators
• Working with clients, reviewers and project managers to define best practice
• Understanding and following SDL’s linguistic processes and procedures
• Managing terminology effectively
• Using the translation tools
• Linguistic checking of files in their final format
• Acting as Lead translator to oversee the linguistic processes of one or several accounts
• Managing your time effectively

Essential requirements:

• A degree in translation or a relevant combination of training and experience
• Demonstrable exposure to working in a professional technical translation environment (mechanical and electrical engineering, automotive industry, aviation, oil industry, etc.)
• Strong organisational skills and attention to detail
• The ability to work under pressure and to deadlines
• Good knowledge of translation software such as Trados
• Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
• You must be a native level English speaker

Please note this is a full-time, permanent job. If this is something of your interest, please do not hesitate in contacting me at [HIDDEN] with your updated CV in English.

Thank you,
Erika Toth
SDL

Poster country: Poland

Service provider targeting (specified by job poster):
Membership: Non-members may quote after 12 hours
Subject field: Mechanics / Mech Engineering
Quoting deadline: Sep 5, 2018 22:00 GMT
Delivery deadline: Sep 8, 2018 22:00 GMT
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