Japanese Translator at Morningside Translations

Description

Japanese Translator

Remote, Full-Time

CATEGORY: Editorial

DESCRIPTION

Morningside Translations is the fastest growing major language service provider in North America and one of the largest intellectual property translation companies in the world. Specializing in patent, life sciences, and legal translations where accuracy and subject matter expertise are paramount, Morningside provides ISO 9001 and 13485-certified translations into more than 150 languages and offers end-to-end technology-enabled translation, localization, and multimedia solutions. Morningside is the trusted partner to thousands of organizations including Fortune 500 companies, Am Law 200 firms, and international regulatory bodies. Headquartered in New York City, Morningside has offices across the globe in San Francisco, Hamburg, London, and Jerusalem.

We are looking for a full-time remote Japanese Translator to be responsible translating from Japanese into English, and revising technical and patent documents including abstracts and patentability reports.

Essential Functions:

  • Translate from Japanese into English, and revise Japanese-English translations for mistranslations, terminology, omissions, and grammar/syntax
  • Ensure translations conform with formatting and technical specifications following client guidelines
  • Research and verify technical terminology in online and internal resources
  • Utilize CAT tools in translation and revision
  • Provide feedback to with external translators on quality control issues
  • Cross-trains in other departmental functions as requested
  • Participate in ISO 9001 and ISO 13485 training

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

Qualifications (demonstrated ability in the following):

  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong time management skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Detail orientation
  • Strong information retention and referencing ability

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Strong computer and desktop publishing skills
  • Japanese language proficiency (additional language proficiency a plus)

POSITION: Japanese Translator

EXEMPT/NON-EXEMPT: Exempt

LOCATION: Morningside Translations – US remote

ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION
Morningside Translations is the fastest growing major language service provider in North America and one of the largest intellectual property translation companies in the world. Specializing in patent, life sciences, and legal translations where accuracy and subject matter expertise are paramount, Morningside provides ISO 9001 and 13485-certified translations into more than 150 languages and offers end-to-end technology-enabled translation, localization, and multimedia solutions. Morningside is the trusted partner to thousands of organizations including Fortune 500 companies, AM Law 200 firms, and international regulatory bodies. Headquartered in New York City, Morningside has offices across the globe in San Francisco, Hamburg, London, and Jerusalem.

EOE STATEMENT
We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Morningside Translations