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Senior Linguist

Full time Lionbridge in IT | Telecommunications
  • Maharashtra, India View on Map
  • Post Date: March 25, 2020
  • Apply Before : April 24, 2020
  • Salary: Negotiable
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Job Detail

  • Experience Level Mid-Senior level
  • Work From Home Some times

Job Description

  • He/she s hould have work experience in content writing, translation, copywriting, transcreation and editing.
  • He/she should have an in-depth knowledge of native language with acceptable style, grammar and flow and related culture required for localization.
  • Ability to type in Hindi in Unicode fonts/software.
  • Presence on Social Media Sites, blogging in regional language will be an advantage.
  • He/she should be able to understand the requirements of clients after quality results.
  • He/she should be able to modify himself/herself as per the required parameters of clients.
  • He/she should be able to understand about the expected quality by client and create improvement plans required if issues are there.
  • He/she should be able arbitrate the errors if unnecessarily marked and imposed by client/client’s reviewer. He should have logical, to the point and positive approach towards arbitrations and feedback and of course with very polite and well-mannered way.
  • He/she should have good communication skill in his/her native language and English to communicate with clients in confident and polite manner. Etiquettes and rules of meetings have to be followed.
  • He/she should be able to work with translation and production team with full support and involvement.
  • He/she should have respect towards deadlines to avoid misses.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Linguist will be involved in creating content for online products & services, Mobile and Web Applications.
  • In a specific domain linguist needs to translate UI, Help, Marketing, legal/policy and glossaries content types with thoroughly self-editing and proofreading so as final product would be flawless and correct on each and every aspect of the language.
  • He/she should be able c omprehend source content in such a manner that target language with its whole characteristics should have retained its exact meaning without any error.
  • He/she has to translate on CAT tools and translation oriented software.
  • He/she h as to use TM (Translation Memory) software to maintain the consistency throughout the domain.
  • He/she has to use internet for required research needed for the accurate translation.
  • He/she h as to smartly use online and offline dictionaries, thesauruses and reference books to ensure the accuracy of the terminology.
  • He/she has to work on all technical aspects of translation on computers, automated validation & quality check tools and methods to analyze documents to check the validity of his/her tasks.
  • He/she h as to proactive to raise queries and seek replies from the clients before the short deadlines.
  • He/she has to understand and follow Style Guides of the specific projects and be able to suggest medication if required to the clients.
  • He/she has to create and understand analysis reports and to implement results to improve the quality in future.

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