LINGUIST List 15.736

Sun Feb 29 2004

Jobs: German: Translator, Information Builders inc.

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  1. jason_kreuser, German Translation Engineer: Translator, Information Builders inc.

Message 1: German Translation Engineer: Translator, Information Builders inc.

Date: Fri, 27 Feb 2004 14:07:06 -0500 (EST)
From: jason_kreuser <>
Subject: German Translation Engineer: Translator, Information Builders inc.

University or Organization: Information Builders inc.
Department: localization
Rank of Job: Translator
Specialty Areas: Translation
Required Language(s): German, Standard (Code = GER)


Internationalization Translation Engineer Overview of
responsibilities: As an Internationalization Translation Engineer, you
will be involved on the development, translation and build process of
internationalized products. The Internationalization Translation
Engineer is responsible for translation of all IWAY software products
into German. The candidate should be familiar with at least one
specialized translation tools including SDLX, Trados, Catalyst, HTML
QA, and Search & Replace. Our translation project includes translation
of software strings, scripts, bitmaps, gifs, sample files, and
education materials.

The Internationalization Translation Engineer will perform the
following duties: - Develop or update translation memory from existing
glossaries and other sources - Work with automated tools to broaden
the scope of the products, while building a comprehensive translation
memory. - Provide data to the Release Manager with respect to product
readiness assessments. This involves insuring that the product meets
all functional and business objectives. - Create complete and
informative Certification Statements, including all relevant
information gathered during the certification process. (ISO 9000) -
Update issues list on a regular basis. Stay on top of all issues and
their status. If an issue is taking too long to get resolution inform
the Release Manager. - Communicate to the Build Specialist on an
on-going basis (weekly status of all related activities impacting the
business of our clients. - Understand and perform each phase of
building, translation, testing, system, unit and acceptance testing. -
Translate all software terms within the product, this may include
future help files or install guides. - Learn IBI products on an
on-going basis. - Learn and use existing tools for translation and
build engineering. - Understand and perform each phase of development
of translation database, CAT tools and perform acceptance testing.

At least 2 years of experience in translation. Expert knowledge and
fluency within the German Language (must read and write): Candidates
should be able to pass ATA Accreditation Examination within 12 months
of employment. We are looking for candidates who are within the Metro
New York area only. No H1 Visa Sponsorship F-Visa (1 Year Practical
Training) acceptable May lead to a Fulltime position after 1 year.

Interested candidates please submit your resumes in a word attachment
to Please include salary
requirements. We do not offer relocation.

We are not accepting calls from agencies or third parties.

Address for Applications:

	Attn: Jason Kreuser
	2 Penn Plaza
	New York, NY 10121
	United States of America 	

	Applications are due by 30-Mar-2004

Contact Information:
	Jason Kreuser
	Tel: 917 339-5596
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