LINGUIST List 15.961

Mon Mar 22 2004

Jobs: German: Translator, 3di Information Solutions

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  1. kirsty.pettman, German Technical Translation: 3di Information Solutions, UK

Message 1: German Technical Translation: 3di Information Solutions, UK

Date: Tue, 16 Mar 2004 08:53:58 -0500 (EST)
From: kirsty.pettman <>
Subject: German Technical Translation: 3di Information Solutions, UK

University or Organization: 3di Information Solutions
Rank of Job: Translator
Specialty Areas: Translation
Required Language(s): German, Standard (Code: GER)


We are seeking a native German Technical Translator to work on a
permanent basis for a customer who develops complex system
software. You will translate software products from English to German
including user interfaces, command-line utilities, messages,
documentation, online help systems and web content.

You will also prepare materials for outsourced translation, provide
linguistic services to product teams and develop and maintain style
guides, translation memories and other tools.

To apply, you should have a professional translation qualification and
at least two years' experience of translating complex commercial
software and documentation. A native German speaker, you will also
have fluent oral and written English. Competence with tools such as
Trados, RoboHelp and FrameMaker is essential, as is the ability to
work well in an integrated team of developers, technical authors,
testers and localization specialists.

This is a permanent position based in the UK and all applicants should
be willing to live and work in the UK on a long-term basis. A salary
in the range of GBP 35,000 per annum will be offered to the right
candidate, along with comprehensive benefits and a possible relocation

Further details are available on request. As part of the application
process you may be required to provide references and do a short
translation test piece.

Address for Applications:

	Attn: Miss Kirsty Pettman
	High Street
	Woking, Surrey GU23 6AF
	United Kingdom

Applications are due by 26-Mar-2004

Contact Information:

	Miss Kirsty Pettman.
	Tel: +44 (0)1483 211533
	Fax: +44 (0)1483 479635
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