English to German Translator

Recruiter
Morningside Translations
Location
Tunbridge Wells
Salary
Competitive
Posted
13 Sep 2017
Expires
11 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
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.

Owing to continued expansion, we are looking for a English to German translator to join our team of ten translators and eight project/admin staff in our pleasant offices in Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent, UK. Applications are welcomed from both experienced translators and new graduates.

Your role
  • Translating patent-related documents from English (and possibly French) into German
  • Revising translations into German
  • Ensuring deadlines are met
  • Liaising with clients and freelancers as necessary
  • Assisting with translation memory systems, glossaries and databases
Your profile
  • German mother tongue
  • Degree in languages or a technical discipline
  • Excellent command of English
  • Experience with CAT tools
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to work to deadlines and under pressure
  • Sound knowledge of French will be considered an asset
  • In-house translation experience preferred
Our offer
  • Salary according to experience
  • A friendly and professional team
  • Potential for career progression
  • Full training programme
  • German mother tongue
  • Degree in languages or a technical discipline
  • Excellent command of English
  • Experience with CAT tools
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to work to deadlines and under pressure
  • Sound knowledge of French will be considered an asset
  • In-house translation experience preferred