Main Purpose of Job You will be part of a translation team, working closely with the Translation Line Manager. You will be responsible for delivering translations of the highest quality and accuracy on time and within budget.
You will have the opportunity to act as Lead Translator for one or several accounts and to support the development of your translation team members.
Scope of Job
Responsible to : Translation Line Manager
Translation of general and texts in the Technical and Automotive fields from English into Japanese. ·Review of work of other in-
house and external translators. ·Understanding and following SDL’s linguistic processes and procedures. ·Understanding and following the specific processes of each client.
Producing quality translations within given deadlines. ·Managing terminology effectively. ·Using the translation tools.
Linguistic checking of Desktop Publishing output. ·Linguistic testing of software, help and websites, if necessary. ·Proofreading of documents, if necessary.
Acting as Lead translator to ensure a better communication and planning of the linguistic aspects of one or several accounts.
Providing full linguistic support for your colleagues. ·Using the timesheet and work scheduling systems efficiently. Skills and experience Essential requirements ·Degree in translation or any other relevant combination of training and experience.
Experience of at least five years in the technical translation field (mechanical and electrical engineering, automotive industry, aviation, oil industry, etc.
Strong organizational skills and attention to detail. ·Ability to work under pressure. Asset ·Good knowledge of translation software.
Good knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite.