Software Translator, French Autotask
Job Status: Full Time
Location: Headquarters, East Greenbush, NY
Benefits: Company paid medical and dental, holiday, and vacation
The Software Translator will translate the Autotask Graphical User Interface, Online Help, customer training videos and other documents as assigned into French.
The Software Translator will be the central resource and arbiter of translation-related issues for the company. He or she may be working in tandem with an external Translation Services Provider.
The Translator will be expected to acquire a detailed knowledge of Autotask, and to learn the tools Autotask uses to manage software translation.
The successful candidate must be self-motivated, have a keen sense of accuracy, dependability and thoroughness.
Translate or revise translations of the Autotask GUI into French
Translate or revise translations of the Autotask Online Help into French
Maintain a Glossary of Autotask terms in French, and suggest and manage updates to the Glossary
Review and import translations by the external Translation Services Provider into the translation projects
Advise Autotask on cultural preferences and pitfalls in French
Create and revise multimedia training content for the Autotask web application, including training videos
Process translation-related tickets and work with Quality Assurance to aid in the QA process
Coordinate with the Translation Coordinator to meet milestones, schedules and deadlines
Native in French and fluent in English
Experience translating from English into French (European French preferred).
Minimum education and/or experience: Bachelor?s degree in French, Translation, Interpretation or Interpretation of the English/ French language, and two (2) years of paid, professional translating experience in a software or IT setting.
Certification with the American Translators Association (ATA) can substitute for the two years? experience. Other combinations of education and experience may substitute on a year-for-year basis. NOTE: Degrees/credits must be from an academically accredited college or university as recognized by the U.S. Department of Education (USDE) or the Council for Higher Education (CHEA).
Excellent technology aptitude
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Project management experience a plus
To apply for this position, please click here to email with your qualifications, resume, and salary history.
Note: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employees may be required to perform other related duties as assigned to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.
We are always seeking motivated and talented professionals to join our globally growing team. If you are interested in learning more, please visit www.autotask.com.
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