Telugu Language Manager

Remote, India /
Corporate – Production /
Full Time
As a trusted global transformation partner, Welocalize accelerates the global business journey by enabling brands and companies to reach, engage, and grow international audiences. Welocalize delivers multilingual content transformation services in translation, localization, and adaptation for over 250 languages with a growing network of over 77,000 in-country linguistic resources. Driving innovation in language services, Welocalize delivers high-quality training data transformation solutions for NLP-enabled machine learning by blending technology and human intelligence to collect, annotate, and evaluate all content types. Our team works across locations in North America, Europe, and Asia serving our global clients in the markets that matter to them. www.welocalize.com

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.

JOB DESCRIPTION

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 DUTIES

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include but are not limited to the following:

The primary purpose for the full-time in-house position of the Telugu Language Manager is to ensure consistent premium quality deliverables in order to maintain client satisfaction. Deliverables include translations, glossaries and other translation projects. This person will be a full-time with a consistent workload contributing to our production of specific language translations annually.

Major responsibilities will include:
Translating technical translations from Telugu language into English.
Maintaining a basic understanding of translation filing requirements, as well as client specific requirements.
Operating with a medium level of support and intervention from the Project Management and Quality team including recognizing and escalating, in a timely manner, any issues beyond their control.
Creating and maintaining glossaries and style guides.
Completing special projects and miscellaneous assignments as assigned.
Working as part of a larger, global team.

Additional Job Description
Experience & Education Level 
Bachelor’s degree (B.S.) from four-year college or university in languages, translation and/or interpretation.
Native-level Telugu speaker, fluency in 1-2 other languages (English).

Prior Experience
Minimum of 5 years of translation experience, marketing and creative strongly preferred
Previous experience editing and/or proofreading 

Other relevant skills
Reasoning Ability:
Ability to interpret a variety of instructions.
Above average attention to detail.
Other:
Strong computer skills.
Strong time-management skills. 

This is a full-time, in-house position.