26 Jan
Lionbridge Technologies

26 Jan

Lionbridge Technologies


Mumbai, Maharashtra

Lionbridge Technologies is inviting applications for candidates with experience in Telugu Content Development and translation.

Position: Linguist

Location: Bangalore / Delhi / Mumbai / Chennai

Qualification: Graduate in Mass communication/Graduate in Language/Linguistics/Literature / MBA in Marketing or Content Development.

Experience: 0-7 years


- He/she s hould have work experience in content writing, translation, copywriting, transcreation and editing.

- He/she should have an in-depth knowledge of native language with acceptable style, grammar and flow and related culture required for localization.

- Ability to type in Telugu in Unicode fonts/software.

- Presence on Social Media Sites, blogging in regional language will be an advantage.

- He/she should be able to understand the requirements of clients after quality results.

- He/she should be able to modify himself/herself as per the required parameters of clients.

- He/she should be able to understand about the expected quality by client and create improvement plans required if issues are there.

- He/she should be able arbitrate the errors if unnecessarily marked and imposed by client/client's reviewer. He should have logical, to the point and positive approach towards arbitrations and feedback and of course with very polite and well-mannered way.

- He/she should have good communication skill in his/her native language and English to communicate with clients in confident and polite manner. Etiquettes and rules of meetings have to be followed.

- He/she should be able to work with translation and production team with full support and involvement.

- He/she should have respect towards deadlines to avoid misses.

Roles & Responsibilities:

- Linguist will be involved in creating content for online products & services, Mobile and Web Applications.

- In a specific domain linguist needs to translate UI, Help, Marketing, legal/policy and glossaries content types with thoroughly self-editing and proofreading so as final product would be flawless and correct on each and every aspect of the language.

- He/she should be able c omprehend source content in such a manner that target language with its whole characteristics should have retained its exact meaning without any error.

- He/she has to translate on CAT tools and translation oriented software.

- He/she h as to use TM (Translation Memory) software to maintain the consistency throughout the domain.

- He/she has to use internet for required research needed for the accurate translation.

- He/she h as to smartly use online and offline dictionaries, thesauruses and reference books to ensure the accuracy of the terminology.

- He/she has to work on all technical aspects of translation on computers, automated validation & quality check tools and methods to analyze documents to check the validity of his/her tasks.

- He/she h as to proactive to raise queries and seek replies from the clients before the short deadlines.

- He/she has to understand and follow Style Guides of the specific projects and be able to suggest medication if required to the clients.

- He/she has to create and understand analysis reports and to implement results to improve the quality in future.