Welocalize enables brands to reach and grow global audiences through services and solutions for translation, localization, adaptation, 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.
Welocalize is currently seeking a Hindi Lead Linguist to be based in our Gurgaon lab location.
The following is a non-exhaustive list of responsibilities and areas of ownership for this role
Owns linguistic quality
Regular calls with client in-country reviewer
Coordinate the linguistic team
Create and maintain linguistic assets and translation memories
Validate translations through proofreading
Translation and review tasks
Status reporting and KPI tracking
Communicate asset updates and client feedback to linguistic team
Onboard and train new linguists
Review translator and reviewer tests
Communicate translation team assignment preferences to PM team
Query management/client feedback implementation
Analyze linguist deliverables, determine root causes of issues and implement actions for improvement
Support linguists in understanding corrections and in the arbitration process
Support linguists in asking any questions during production and escalate to Welocalize as needed
Identify and highlight workload or workflow issues and provide solutions to the Welocalize team
University degree in Linguistics, Translation or related field
Experience in Language Lead role (> 3 year)
Four or more years of experience in localization, terminology management, quality control, and TM tools
Knowledge of main CAT tools, specifically Trados Studio and WorldServer Knowledge of X-bench and/or other Language QA tools
Excellent understanding of Translation Memory tools and Translation Management Systems (TMS) such as GTT. A good understanding of Machine Translation (MT) engines and MT Post-editing, (processes, tools, schedule and budget impact).
Fluent in English (both written and spoken, in a wide range of registers)
Level of experience (years):
Mid Career (2+ years of experience)
How to apply:
Please mention NLP People as a source when applying
Welocalize, Inc., founded in 1997, offers innovative translation and localization solutions helping global brands to grow and reach audiences around the world in more than 157 languages. Our solutions include global localization management, translation, supply chain management, people sourcing, language services and automation tools including MT, testing and staffing solutions and enterprise translation management technologies. With over 600 employees worldwide, Welocalize maintains offices in the United States, UK, Germany, Ireland, Japan and China. Subscribe to our updates http://www.welocalize.com/subscribe.