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





Education Level

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).

Language requirements:

Fluent in English (both written and spoken, in a wide range of registers)

Educational level:


Level of experience (years):

Mid Career (2+ years of experience)

How to apply:

Please mention NLP People as a source when applying


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About Welocalize

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.