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Linguist IV : 19-04688
Ref No.: 19-04688
Category: Technical Writing, Editorial & Content Management
Location: San Jose, California
Akraya is an award-winning IT staffing firm and the staffing partner of choice for many leading companies across the US. We offer comprehensive benefits including Health Insurance (medical, dental, and vision), Cafeteria Plan (HSA, FSA, and dependent care), 401(k) (enrollment subject to eligibility), and Sick Pay (varies based on city and state laws).

Primary Skills: Linguist, Latin-American, Localization
Duration: 06+ Months   
Contract Type: W2 Only

  • Native fluency in one of the Latin-American language flavors is an absolute must.
  • Good understanding of the nuances between the countries in the Latin American region.
  • Experience with Translation Memory systems and editors such as XTM, WS, DWB, etc.
  • Experience translating for the consumer or e-commerce market
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Strong familiarity with localization processes and industry standards.
  • Understanding of software development cycles.
  • Ability to work in a multicultural environment.
  • Ability to function effectively in a fast-paced environment.
  • Flexibility to support internal and external customers.
  • Ability to work well in a cross-functional environment with varying levels of management.
  • Strong team spirit paired with the ability to work independently
  • Experience with Machine Translation tasks and processes is definitely a nice to have
        To follow up with any questions, please contact Nitish at 408-512-2367
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