In-House German into English Senior Translator

Job Title : In-House German into English Senior Translator

Job Type : Full Time
Category : Translation
Job Description :

SDL International is the world’s leading provider of global information management solutions. We are now looking to recruit a Senior Translator to join our existing team of German to English translators in Sheffield.

Your role will focus on translation and review of a variety of material including technical, mechanical engineering, automotive, agricultural machinery, pharmaceutical, legal and marketing texts for a broad range of end clients. You will be required to work closely with other in-house translators and freelancers, providing feedback on their work as part of our ongoing quality assurance process. Additional linguistic duties may include editing English, conversion of US to UK texts, UI testing and linguistic analysis. In addition to translation-related tasks, you will also be responsible for quality assurance, account management, liaising with client reviewers and resourcing work for your key clients.
With English as your mother tongue, you must hold a degree in German and preferably an MA in translation studies. Any other source languages in addition to German will be considered an advantage. We are looking for a candidate with extensive experience in the localization industry and solid understanding of source languages. You must demonstrate exceptionally strong translation skills and excellent attention to detail and creativity in your written English. Experience of managing linguistic aspects of the localization process, good MS Office skills, CAT tool knowledge and good typing speeds are essential. You must be a strong team player, have good organizational and time management skills, demonstrate a flexible and proactive approach to tackling tasks and be able to work under pressure.
Skill : Translation -> CAT Tools, Translation Degree, Senior Translator
Location : Sheffield SY UK