English into Icelandic Machinary Translator

Iceland /
Translation, Localization, Interpretation, QA Testing – Global Freelance & Agency Opportunities /
Freelance-Remote
/ Remote
MAIN PURPOSE OF THE JOB
 
We are looking for several English into Icelandic (Iceland) translators to join a newly formed team for one of our exciting global tech clients. They will take ownership of the incoming work on this account, and will actively contribute to the success of the programme.
 
Hiring Requirements
 
MAIN DUTIES
 
o    Translate content from English into Icelandic (Iceland) with original meaning conveyed in a manner that is readable and understandable to target audience.
o    Minimum three years' experience translating and reviewing content in the specified subject matter areas or verticals: Technical documentation/instruction, Technical Specifications, Training Material, User Manual working with MTPE in Across and the content type is technical data sheets. 
o    Experience translating for an enterprise technology client preferred
o    Effective, proficient communicator in English
o    Native fluency in target language
o    Degree in linguistics, translation or equivalent experience
o    Experience working in a multi-vendor scenario a plus
 
Additional Job Description
Tool: experience in Across (we can provide licenses and training if needed)
Capacity per month: 2-5K with ongoing and steady weekly workload 
 

Required skills:

    • Minimum3 years' experience translating and reviewing content in the specified subject matter.   
    • Proficient in all areas of expertise: Technical documentation/instruction, Technical Specifications, Training Material, User Manual
    • Well-versed in various translation & terminology tools.
    • Excellent communications skills in English (spoken and written). 
    • Native fluency in target language.  
    • Degree in linguistics, translation or equivalent experience. 
    • Able to follow instructions, eg. character restrictions, etc. 
    • Able to communicate effectively the rationale behind their translation skills. 
    • Experience working in a multi-vendor scenario a plus.
When you join Welocalize, you have the opportunity to bring your career to the next level:
... receive steady volume of work and long-term partnership {where this applies} 
... professional development: work on exciting projects that will empower you keep learning and growing
... work with multicultural, international team with a great variety of documents and content types  
... 24-hour 6-day a week support from our Community team.

If this opportunity sounds appealing to you, apply below.