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Seeking Japanese Linguists for a Linguistic Review Role

Job posted at: Sep 24, 2019 20:52 GMT   (GMT: Sep 24, 2019 20:52)
Job approved and potential candidates notified at: Sep 24, 2019 20:56 GMT

Job type: Potential Job
Services required: Translation, Checking/editing, Copywriting, Linguistic Reviewer (other)

Languages: English to Japanese

Job description:

thebigword is looking for a skilled translator that specializes in the field of Marketing and IT. This is a freelance role that will provide you with the flexibility to work remotely.

You will be responsible for conducting linguistic review of translated material and provide feedback to the original translator in order to provide the best possible translation and improve on the localization

The optimal candidate is a Native Japanese speaker with:
• Excellent writing skills
• Excellent English skills
• 1+ years of experience in translation
• Eagerness to acquire new knowledge
• Candidates should be comfortable with CAT tools
• Ability to check the details and revise accurately
• In-depth knowledge of IT and marketing industry
• Fluency in Japanese and the ability to transliterate
• Experience in using CAT tools such as Trados or Wordfast
• Likes to work in a team and to communicate in both English and Japanese
• Ability to translate UIs accurately and a good understanding of user support documents

Workload is 5-10 hours per week during an initial assessment period and can potentially rise to 15-20 hours per week upon successful completion of the initial assessment period.

(Please note that this is a freelance position where you will work remotely).

If this description fits you and you would like to join the team, please feel free to send your resume to: [HIDDEN]

Poster country: United States

Service provider targeting (specified by job poster):
Membership: Non-members may quote after 12 hours
info Marketing
info Preferred specific fields: IT (Information Technology)
info Preferred native language: Target language(s)
Subject field: IT (Information Technology)
Quoting deadline: Oct 24, 2019 04:00 GMT
About the outsourcer:
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