Senior Linguist - European Portuguese

Remote, UK Based

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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.
Senior Linguist - European Portuguese
Location: Dublin, Ireland (working remotely anywhere in UK or Ireland until July 2021)Type: Full Time, Permanent PositionSalary: €37,000 per year
As Senior Linguist, you’ll be the language owner for your target locale, translating, editing and proofreading marketing and technical content for one of the world’s most popular social media platforms. You’ll also be involved in overseeing quality checks on translated content from vendors to ensure it adheres to the required quality standards. You’ll also be involved in localization scrums / meetings and testing sessions as a key part of the internal localisation team team.
Duties: • Translating, edit and proofread content according to the guidelines and deadlines provided, such as: UI application strings for mobile apps, Website content, help centre content, canned responses, surveys etc.• Perform linguistic review quality assessment of own work as well as of the work performed by other members of the Translation team • Track and monitor translation quality, flag potential quality issues and trends and help train the rest of the team.• Perform live LQA (Localization QA) testing application UI strings as well as thoroughly QA any content published on our live website (FAQs, Blog posts, Marketing material) • Task filing/ Bug flagging• Collaboration with other teams• Assist with vetting and monitoring the progress of new team members and organize / perform linguistic trainings Participate to Localization scrums, Localization training and refreshers
About you: • Experienced with European Portuguese localization/translation• At least 3-5 year's experience in the translation and localization industry• Bachelor’s Degree or higher in a linguistic or language disciple (preferred)• Sound knowledge of CAT Tools• Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English in addition to your target language • Experience with localization of marketing content (preferred)• Based in Ireland or UK and/or willing to relocate to Dublin in July 2021• Please note: Visa sponsorship is not available for this vacancy.
What it is like to work as part of our Dublin team: • You will work in our Dublin office as a part of an experienced international team • Your colleagues are industry experts with significant experience in their fields, which means that you will have a strong support network around you• You will work in a transparent and collaborative environment providing you with plenty of opportunities to share and discuss ideas with your colleagues and shape how we work • We are fun, friendly and most importantly, love what we do
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