This project has been closed and is no longer available.

This project has been closed and is no longer available.

Required Japanese<>English Translator

Job Description

Job Description:

- Translating academic manuscripts from Japanese from/to English, ensuring that the meaning of the source text is conveyed
- Using specialist dictionaries, thesauruses, and reference books to find the closest equivalent for terminology and words used
- Researching technical, and scientific phraseology to find the correct translation
- Proofreading and editing the translation to produce a grammatically correct, well-expressed final version of the translated text
- Managing your time well to meet deadlines

Qualification:
 Proficiency in Japanese and English
 An understanding and knowledge of technical terminology as expressed in Japanese as well as in English (highly preferred)
 Degrees or knowledge in any of the following fields:

Japanese to English:

- Science (Material sciences, Earth/Atmospheric, Plant and Animal)
- Engineering (Mechanical/Civil, Electronics and Electrical)
- IT (Computer Science, IT)
- Medicine (Medicine, Surgery, Gastroenterology, Urology, Pharmacology, Allied Healthcare)

English to Japanese:

- Engineering
- Electronics
- Medicine and pharmacology.

As a freelancer, you have the flexibility to determine your schedule and work hours.