English - Japanese IT Technical, Marketing translator

Tokyo, Japan /
Translation, Localization, Interpretation, QA Testing – Global Freelance Talent Community /
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Welocalize enables brands to reach and grow global audiences through services and solutions for translation, localization, adaptation, interpretation, and automation. We offer multilingual solutions to transform all content types for local audiences, at every step of our clients’ global business journey. We have 1,500 global team members across offices in North America, Europe and Asia dedicated to helping some of the world’s largest brands operate and succeed internationally.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

MAIN PURPOSE OF THE JOB

1. Recruitment for a Team of 5. We are currently looking for translation team (with at least 5 translators) for translation for a thrilling global company, and the opportunity will suit a team which has experience and interest in IT Technical , UI, Marketing,
 
2. Recruitment for a Freelancer. We are currently looking for a high skilled translator/transcreator for a thrilling global company, and the opportunity will suit a team which has experience and interest in Marketing Translation and Transcreation. 
 
Hiring Requirements

MAIN DUTIES
o   Translate and review IT marketing/Technical content from English into Japanese with original meaning conveyed in a manner that is readable and understandable to target audience.
o    Experience translating for an enterprise technology client preferred
o    Experience with JIRA or other bug/query tracking software a plus
o    Experience working in a multi-vendor scenario a plus

Additional Job Description
Tool: Client specific tool, Trados
Capacity per week; 
1, Translator teams for Technical content :50K/per month
2, Freelance Marketing translator/trancsreator: 500~100words/per day
Start date: ASAP

Ideal translator profile requirement

    • Native level fluency of Japanese
    • Experience translating in the following content: "Administrative","Audiovisual","Informative Content","Keywords/SEO","Knowledge Base/Glossary","Finance/Legal/litigation","Marketing/Social media","Online Help","Technical documentation/instruction","Technical Specifications","Training Material","User Interface Text","User Manual"
    • University degree in Translation/Applied Languages, or similar;
    • ­Excellent command of English;
    • ­5+ years of experience for translators (this is negotiable based on actual skills);
    • ­3- 5 years translation experience in IT technical, marketing;
    • Have capacity (about 4 hours per day) to complete work.
If you are interested in this project, please send us your CV in the application!