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Looking for an English to Japanese Language Specialist

Job posted at: Nov 29, 2019 08:38 GMT   (GMT: Nov 29, 2019 08:38)

Job type: Translation/editing/proofing job
Services required: Translation, Checking/editing


Languages: English to Japanese

Job description:

Gengo [HIDDEN] a Lionbridge company, is a Tokyo-based translation platform that is making translation simple. Our customers order human translation through our website or API, which lets them plug into our growing network of over 24,000 translators.

Our Language Specialists are professional translators who work remotely as independent contractors for up to 10 hours per week to oversee testing and quality assurance in their language pair.

Main Responsibilities:

・Quality Assurance: Conduct regular quality reviews using our proprietary quality assurance mechanism and provide constructive feedback
・Translator Testing: Create tests for potential translators and review test submissions from new translators eager to join Gengo

Requirements:
・Native in Japanese
・Professional translator with at least four years’ experience
・Attentive to detail, able to follow instructions and change direction quickly
・Responsive to emails - replying to requests within 24 hours on business days

Bonus skills:
・Experience assessing skills and providing written feedback

If you are interested in becoming an English to Japanese Language Specialist, please fill out our job application:
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***Please indicate that you are applying for [English to Japanese Language Specialist] when applying.***

Poster country: Japan

Service provider targeting (specified by job poster):
Membership: Non-members may quote after 12 hours
Subject field: General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters
Quoting deadline: Jan 9, 2020 15:00 GMT
Delivery deadline: Jan 10, 2020 15:00 GMT
Additional requirements:
- Over four years of experience
- Attention to detail
- Responsive

About the outsourcer:
This job was posted by a Blue Board outsourcer with a "likelihood of working again" average rating of 4.5 out of 5

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Contact person title: Language Specialist Coordinator




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