Technical Translator Resume Samples

A Technical Translator is hired to interpret written and audio pieces in different languages and ensures the original meaning, tone, and format is maintained. The job description includes reading and understanding thoroughly the technical context of the given material, using specialized dictionaries and translation tools, and translating them to reach a broader audience. Work tasks commonly found on the Technical Translator Resume are – identifying and solving conflicts relating to the meanings of words, concepts, and behaviors, checking translations of technical terms and terminology, translating messages simultaneously; compiling terminology and information to be used in translations; editing and revising translated materials; and training other interpreters and translators.

To ensure success in this field, the following skills are needed – excellent proofreading skills, the ability to trace or spot technical errors, familiarity with translation software, IT industry knowledge, and translation experience. A master’s degree in a relevant field and qualification in the translation are considered mandatory.

Technical Translator Resume example

Technical Translator Resume

Objective : Experienced journalist with more than twenty years reporting on issues that affect the Latino community in Southern California. Serious knowledge of topics like Health, Immigration, Education and Business. Proven ability to write balanced, informative and interesting stories that give all involved parties an opportunity to have their say.

Skills : Microsoft Excel Power Point MS Outlook MS Word Newspaper Design And Layout English/Spanish Translations Strong Science Background Indesign.

Description :

    1. Translated engineering documentation, specifications, drawings, etc.
    2. Possessed extensive engineering, scientific, business, medical, and biological vocabulary from various work experience, courses, readings, and studies related to medical biochemistry, chemistry, anatomy, physiology, engineering, and business.
    3. Edited and revised translations as appropriate to ensure maximum clarity and appropriate reading levels, grammar and spelling.
    4. Ensured that all final products meet all approved language standards and is culturally relevant.
    5. Performed quality control checks on all work products to ensure final product meets or exceeds the Customer standards.
    6. Provided leadership in solving complex translation challenges.
    7. Provided guidance and make recommendations to the customer in terms of proper translation terminology and language standards that should be used in translation process.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            2-5 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Junior
            Education
            Education
            Business Administration


            Technical Translator Resume

            Summary : Seeking a position of Technical Translator (full-time). Experience in translating technical and functional documents from French to English and vice versa.

            Skills : Translating, Technical Writing, Editing, Content Development.

            Description :

              1. Translated equipment manuals, specifications, drawings, work progress reports, and correspondence.
              2. Interpreted in technical meetings and on construction sites.
              3. Engaged in day-to-day communication by e-mail.
              4. Collaborated with SMEs to ensure that technical documentation is translated accurately and that verbal communication on technical topics is clear.
              5. Assisted other translators with reviewing and proofreading technical documentation.
              6. Compiled vocabulary of professional terminology.
              7. Mentored junior translators to streamline work, and improve accuracy and efficiency.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            10+ Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Senior
            Education
            Education
            Bachelors In Finance


            Technical Translator Resume

            Summary : Over 2 years of experience in Spanish to English translation, knowledge of Portuguese will be a plus. Responsible for working with various organizations to provide recommendations on how translations should be delivered to ensure they use the appropriate target language.

            Skills : Human Resources, Risk Management, Employee Retention.

            Description :

              1. Translated all technical SAP documents and agreements with Spanish speaking countries in preparation of plant opening in Costa Rica.
              2. Utilized knowledge of Central America business practices.
              3. Implemented and configured all SAP translated Modules for full production integration.
              4. Completed the project ahead of schedule and 25% under budget.
              5. Achieved a cohesive team environment by communicating with all levels of management and internal program personnel.
              6. Achieved full implementation of newly translated documents by acting as liaison between Costa Rica Industrial Products Manufacturing Plant personnel and Industrial Products Headquarters in Indianapolis.
              7. Proved leadership ability by training team members in the proper use of the Warehouse Management System (WMS) and Personnel Administration System (PAS).
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            10+ Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Senior
            Education
            Education
            BA

            Technical Translator Resume

            Summary : Technical Translator work will involve translating an academic research paper from the original language to native English.

            Skills : Excellent managerial skills (5-year experience in business administration).

            Description :

              1. Provided accurate translations of texts.
              2. Attended meetings to translate discussions.
              3. Continually take language fluency assessments to certify fluency.
              4. Liaised with colleagues to ensure that translations are true to the original meaning.
              5. Participated in strategic planning project of [company name] and performed competitor analysis.
              6. Conducted analysis on readers preference and articles posting time, raising subscription level by 35%.
              7. Familiarized with project management process, learned approach to conduct competition analysis and applied data analytics in real.
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  7-10 Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Management
                  Education
                  Education
                  Diploma

                  Technical Translator Resume

                  Summary : Technical Translator will facilitate effective communication between two parties that do not speak the same language by converting one spoken language to another.

                  Skills : Excellent knowledge of Internet related applications, html, database driven websites, etc.

                  Description :

                    1. Translated marketing documents in a timely manner.
                    2. Communicated intensely with the managers in charge of different departments so that the style be kept the same in the target language.
                    3. Edited all translations of the company after conducting a thorough analysis.
                    4. Created a series of glossaries in Word and Excel; organized them by discipline for later use.
                    5. Assisted attorneys to identify redacted words on English version documents.
                    6. Reviewed translation objection documents and assisted attorneys to prepare the responses to defendants attorneys.
                    7. Conducted training and managed new Japanese reviewers within the project.
                        Years of Experience
                        Experience
                        7-10 Years
                        Experience Level
                        Level
                        Management
                        Education
                        Education
                        High School Diploma

                        Technical Translator Resume

                        Headline : Technical Translator or Document Translator, is responsible for using their knowledge of two or more languages and cultural meanings to translate texts from one language to another.

                        Skills : Proficient in word processing and computer applications (MS Office).

                        Description :

                          1. Reported and advised army personnel on political, economic, religious, cultural and social issues of local area.
                          2. Coordinated communication between US Army and local leaders and assisted with mediation efforts.
                          3. Interpreted dialogue and handled negotiations between US Army and local leaders.
                          4. Assigned security guard duties at the military base on a daily basis.
                          5. Translated activities to facilitate the communication between the family and New York culture.
                          6. Interpreted English to Spanish for conversations regarding medical procedures at Mount Sinai Hospital.
                          7. Carried out all events, planned and coordinated for medical appointments, and scheduling activities.
                              Years of Experience
                              Experience
                              5-7 Years
                              Experience Level
                              Level
                              Executive
                              Education
                              Education
                              Diploma

                              Technical Translator Resume

                              Summary : Technical Translator work for corporations, government agencies, healthcare organizations or courthouses to translate documents on behalf of their employer.

                              Skills : Fluent in spoken and written English as a second language.

                              Description :

                                1. Interpreted from source language to target language between individuals of diverse backgrounds in a variety of settings.
                                2. Served as interpreter in classroom and office settings (e.g., orientations, safety trainings, Human Resources investigations, etc).
                                3. Served as interpreter inside the plant, for pre-shift meetings, on-the-job trainings (e.g., carbon setting, pot operator, etc.), and day-to-day communications between employees and supervisors.
                                4. Interpreted for employee post-offer physical exams and testing, as well as for employees who request medical attention.
                                5. Translated written/typed documents from source language into target language as requested by various departments.
                                6. Maintained confidentiality when involved in interpretation of situation that require sensitivity or discretion.
                                7. Assisted with recruiting events and interviews as needed.
                              Years of Experience
                              Experience
                              7-10 Years
                              Experience Level
                              Level
                              Management
                              Education
                              Education
                              High School Diploma

                              Technical Translator Resume

                              Summary : Translator is responsible for the translation of documents and publications from Spanish into English and from English into Spanish.

                              Skills : Spoken and written Russian as a native language.

                              Description :

                                1. Developed a thorough understanding of the audience and the documentation required by meeting with colleagues, and working with managers to discuss technical problems.
                                2. Researched and built knowledge about products, services, technology, or concepts to be documented.
                                3. Determined the clearest and most logical way to present information and instructions for greatest reader comprehension and writes and edits technical information accordingly.
                                4. Prepared or commissioned graphics and illustrations to elaborate on or complement technical writing.
                                5. Met with subject matter experts in order to ensure that specialized topics are appropriately addressed and discussed.
                                6. Collaborated with translators as necessary to convert writing into a variety of languages.
                                7. Worked with sales and marketing colleagues to ensure that the finished documentation meets product requirements.
                              Years of Experience
                              Experience
                              7-10 Years
                              Experience Level
                              Level
                              Management
                              Education
                              Education
                              Diploma

                              Technical Translator Resume

                              Summary : Translator/Interpreter is responsible for facilitating communication between Spanish and English-speaking employees. This position will ability to interpret accurately in both the simultaneous and consecutive modes, in addition to translating documents from English to Spanish (and vice versa).

                              Skills : Capable of quickly learning and mastering new computer applications.

                              Description :

                                1. Conducted quality checks and audits by proofreading/reviewing linguistic work from your peers, freelancer translators and other external vendors to ensure adherence to customer and company quality standards.
                                2. Provided feedback and linguistic coaching to your peers, freelance translators and other external vendors and engage in quality improvement initiatives when needed.
                                3. Monitored external vendor quality progress, investigate quality variations and develop and implement measures to drive quality improvement in collaboration with other internal teams.
                                4. Controlled and improved machine-translation engines quality by assessing output and providing linguistic feedback.
                                5. Depended on the group needs and your own skills and inclinations, support our leadership, business and tech teams by taking an active part in hiring, training, project management, technical support, etc.
                                6. Developed SOPs to enable and support partner teams in getting the translations done during a new feature launch or revamp.
                                7. Communicated updates on key programs and metrics to stakeholders & leaders.
                              Years of Experience
                              Experience
                              7-10 Years
                              Experience Level
                              Level
                              Management
                              Education
                              Education
                              BS in Management

                              Technical Translator Resume

                              Summary : As a Technical Translator, responsible for maintaining self up-to-date on organizational and departmental developments by actively participating in meetings, rounding, safety huddles and email correspondence.

                              Skills : Knowledge in Portuguese, Great communication with team members.

                              Description :

                                1. Organized simultaneous translation for corporate meetings so that various languages can be spoken at the same time.
                                2. Translated legal documents and use guidelines for better audience reach.
                                3. Completed website updates and adding new pages on websites.
                                4. Translated documents, taking notes, and taking pictures while also generating PowerPoint and MS Word files for the rest of the firm to use when translations were needed.
                                5. Responsible for translating company statements, legal documents, marketing materials, receipts, menus, and other related items in a timely and effective manner to fulfil the demands of both firms.
                                6. Created a strategy for required content.
                                7. Translated posts, articles and website content for client interactions.
                                  Years of Experience
                                  Experience
                                  7-10 Years
                                  Experience Level
                                  Level
                                  Management
                                  Education
                                  Education
                                  Diploma