Japanese to English Translator

Morningside Translations - United States (30+ days ago)


Morningside Translations is the fastest growing major language service provider in North America and one of the largest intellectual property translation companies in the world. Specializing in patent, life sciences, and legal translations where accuracy and subject matter expertise are paramount, Morningside provides ISO 9001 and 13485-certified translations into more than 150 languages and offers end-to-end technology-enabled translation, localization, and multimedia solutions. Morningside is the trusted partner to thousands of organizations including Fortune 500 companies, Am Law 200 firms, and international regulatory bodies. Headquartered in New York City, Morningside has offices across the globe in San Francisco, Hamburg, London, and Jerusalem.

We are looking for a full-time remote Japanese Translator to be responsible translating from Japanese into English, and revising technical and patent documents including abstracts and patentability reports.

Essential Functions:
Translate from Japanese into English, and revise Japanese-English translations for mistranslations, terminology, omissions, and grammar/syntax

Ensure translations conform with formatting and technical specifications following client guidelines

Research and verify technical terminology in online and internal resources

Utilize CAT tools in translation and revision

Provide feedback to with external translators on quality control issues

Cross-trains in other departmental functions as requested

Participate in ISO 9001 and ISO 13485 training Qualifications (demonstrated ability in the following):

Effective written and verbal communication skills
Strong time management skills
Problem solving skills
Detail orientation
Strong information retention and referencing ability
You must have a work space/ home office as it is our expectation that you will work from there