Danish Technical Translator

Cork, County Cork, Ireland
Software and Services

Summary

Posted: 6 Feb 2019
Weekly Hours: 39
Role Number: 200029932
Join the team responsible for the localisation and release of all Apple products. Based in the Apple European Headquarters in Cork, we are a passionate group dedicated to bringing Apple’s products to the world.  We are looking for highly motivated individuals with the right mix of technical, organisational and communication skills to provide technical software and documentation translations in Danish. The environment is fast paced, requiring the ability to manage aggressive delivery schedules. Strong communication skills, attention to detail and proven ability to manage priorities are essential.

Key Qualifications

  • Degree in Applied Linguistics, Translation and/or equivalent experience
  • Native fluency in Danish
  • Fluent English is essential
  • Experience with computer aided translation tools and systems
  • Experience in doing large volumes of technical translations for end-user software products
  • Excellent teamwork and interpersonal skills are essential
  • Knowledgeable in, and sensitive to, multilingual and multicultural issues
  • Experience in translating

Description

Specific responsibilities will include: Hands-on translation of Apple products into particular languages Utilising internal tools to identify changes with localisation impact Setting up language specific translation environments Bug monitoring, escalation, reporting and resolution Perform linguistic QA Assist with quick-turnaround translations Identifying tools and process enhancements Working with cross functional groups to ensure the process runs smoothly and on schedule Driving collaborative terminology discussions and propose and implement recommendations Maintaining style guides Maintaining language glossaries

Education & Experience

Degree in Applied Linguistics, Translation and/or equivalent experience

Additional Requirements

  • Highly desirable skills below:
  • Direct experience translating and/or localising Apple products
  • Advanced computer aided translation skills
  • Experience in natural language (NL) translation
  • Experience in managing language specific style guides
  • Experience in managing language glossaries
  • Experience in machine translation
  • Experience with Medical translation
  • Localisation Project Management experience