Translator (Freelance position) English into Swedish, Danish, and Dutch(The Netherlands)
About the job
Are you looking for a job that gives you the opportunity to work with one of America’s most trusted Companies hiring remote workers, while also working from the comfort of your home?
It is a great opportunity to localize and review content for some of the top companies in the world. Then why not join Lionbridge as a freelance linguist.
Lionbridge’s Language Quality Services (LQS) provide linguistic quality reviews and quality assurance evaluations into translated and localized content to ensure products and services resonate in each locale.
LQS checks the linguistic quality of translations and does not provide translations.
We are currently expanding our pool of freelance linguists to review content in Swedish, Danish, and Dutch(The Netherlands) the world's top companies. The main areas of expertise are Marketing, Advertising, Legal & Law, and User Interface.
Be a part of a multilingual & dynamic team…
Deliver high-quality reviews in a fast-paced environment
Research thoroughly on the subject
Quality assurance of translation works – no typos, no basic errors
Smooth language flow with accurate meaning and high readability
Prompt communication with the PM team
Post hoc linguist and quality analysis with Language and Quality teams
What you bring…
Native speaker of Swedish, Danish, and Dutch (The Netherlands)
Fluent, near-native speaker of English (also spoken language)
Professional translation/review/editing/quality assessment skills
Strong linguistic background and experience with Style Guides, Glossaries, and Terminology Management is a plus
Passionate for detail and excellence
In a creative context: comfort with ambiguity, and with both making and discussing judgment calls about complex reference material and expectations – are you comfortable with localizing puns and pop culture references into your language? You will definitely feel at home.
Preferred background: Languages, Translation, or related field
Passionate and knowledgeable about your area of expertise
Awareness of the local market needs
Capable of making the right choices from a linguistic perspective but also from the point of view of what works and sells products in your market
Interest in learning CAT tools
Able to be flexible and comfortable in various technical environments
Time and attention investment are critical to success
Committed to building a career in localization
Genuinely curious and excited to learn in-depth about product knowledge