Senior Translator JP

Janus Worldwide is looking for a qualified in-house translator. Responsible for the translating and editing, the Senior Translator reports to the Project Manager and will work closely with the project team.

Required Qualifications

  • At least 4 years of experience in localization as a translator/editor/reviewer
  • Japanese native speaker
  • Extensive experience with translating IT, technical and marketing contents
  • Third level degree in translation or languages
  • Excellent command of English
  • Proficient with CAT tools (SDL Studio, MemQ, TMS)
  • Experienced translator/editor, proven ability to deliver quality content in a fast-paced environment
  • Technically savvy, experience with consumer products (Microsoft Office, etc)
  • Good knowledge of Windows operating system
  • Ability to work under pressure and to meet deadlines
  • Interested in professional development
  • Team player, working collaboratively with other internal or external members of the team
  • Job Location: tbd. Can be remotely

Job Responsibilities

  • Perform translation and editing tasks into Japanese to a very high standard (using CAT tools)
  • Support other translators by resolving queries and providing feedback
  • Creating and updating style guides, and translation guidelines
  • Terminology management


  • Fast-growing environment with extensive opportunities for development
  • Attractive salary with a comprehensive  benefits package