Gengo [HIDDEN] , is a Tokyo-based startup that is making translation simple. Our customers order human translation through our website or API, which lets them plug into our growing network of over 20,000 translators.
Our Senior Translators are professional translators who work remotely as independent contractors for up to 10 hours per week to oversee testing and quality assurance in their language pair.
・Translator Testing: create tests for potential translators and review test submissions
・Quality Assurance: conduct regular quality reviews using our proprietary quality assurance system
・Translation Turnaround: help ensure timely turnaround of translation jobs in your language pair
・Resource Creation: assist in the creation of language-specific translator resources
・Professional translator with at least fives years’ experience
・Comfortable with technology and able to quickly master new tools
・Attentive to detail, able to follow instructions and change direction quickly
・Excellent communication and social skills (particularly in an online context)
・Punctual and reliable—we expect some tasks to be completed within 48 hours
・Fluent in English, in addition to working languages
・Experience assessing skills and providing written feedback
・Experience creating learning materials
・Previous experience as a Gengo translator
If you are interested in becoming one of our Senior Translators, please fill out our job application.
Please indicate your language pair when applying.