Post-Editors (Remote for Freelancers)

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  • Job Description

      Req#: 524797000015778054

      This is a remote position.

      About us
      LocalEyes Group is a leading provider of Localization Services to the international computer and software sectors with headquarters in Ireland and subsidiaries in Europe and the US.

      We work with the world's most innovative companies. We help them to grow and expand in new markets, providing experts and cultural awareness.

      LocalEyes Group is recruiting Machine Translation Post-Editors to be part of our growing Teams.

      The role
      In this role, you will be required to perform Post-Editing (light and full) on Machine Translation outputs in accordance with client specifications.

      You will:
      • Ensure target text correctly reflects the meaning of the source
      • Provide corrections and text optimization based on the MT output
      • Understand post-editing guidelines and ensure quality standards meet client expectations
      • Perform linguistic tasks as per project instructions and other references (translation memory, glossary, style guides, etc.)
      • Ensure high-grammatical accuracy while maintaining key terminology, spotting inconsistencies and incorrect cultural references
      • Correct formatting/tagging, punctuation, country specifics, terminology, style, fluency as per guidelines

      Main requirements:
      • Degree in Translation, Applied Linguistics or equivalent experience
      • Native speaker in the target language
      • Machine Translation Post-Editing (MTPE) experience required
      • Preferred experience in translation and proofreading specialized in IT and Software
      • Excellent command of the English language in both comprehension and writing
      • Experience with Translation Memory tools and Translation Management Systems (TMS)
      • IT skills with knowledge and experience of SDL Studio and CAT tools
      • Comfortable with technology and open to learn to use new tools
      • Excellent understanding of Machine Translation Post-Editing processes and tools
      • Linguistic and cultural competences of both source and target language
      • Adaptive to fast-paced work environment with multiple changes of project priorities
      • Ability to maintain professionalism under pressure and meet tight deadlines
      • Problem solving and decision-making skills

      Field of expertise : IT/Software and technical expertise including Software UI and product documentation translation
      Location : Remote
      Schedule : This work is based on project needs. Hours can vary and flexibility with a changing schedule is very important.
      Employment type : Freelance

      GDPR: In compliance with the REGULATION(EU) 2016/679 OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons (GDPR), applying to this vacancy you will hereby authorise the recipient of your application to use and process your personal details for the purpose of sending you projects and job offers, recruiting, selecting staff for 10 years and you confirm to be informed of your rights.

      Please refer to recruit@localeyes.com in case of questions and in case you may wish us to delete your personal data.

  • About the company

      If you’re looking for the right partner to give you a quick overview of the benefits and opportunities of language localization, then you’ve come to the right place.