Location: Japan - Tokyo
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: 4000000 - 6000000 JPY
Job Function: Technical Translator
Reference: JO-200428-217165
Industry: Manufacturing/Engineering/Industrial
Sub-Industry: Aerospace & Defense

Company Overview

Global Aerospace Company

Job Description

Home » In-House Technical Translator & Interpreter
In-House Technical Translator & Interpreter
Posted April 22nd, 2020


Consult and coordinate with engineering teams to translate various types of internal and external technical documents from both Japanese to English and English to Japanese language.
Coordinate with the engineering group to understand document context and subject matter for accurate translation output.
Ensure technical terms and terminology remain accurate/consistent throughout translations.
Cross-reference specialized dictionaries and translation tools to check quality of translation.
Carry out Japanese to English/English to Japanese interpretation during internal and external meetings.
Providing interpretations of documents, meeting material, meeting, and other forms of verbal communication.
Providing parties with clear and exact interpretations of verbal communication.
Essential Skills


Native English Speaker with JLPT N1 qualification
Minimum 5 years of experience as an in-house translator/interpreter
Experience working as a translator/interpreter in technical industries (specifically: Space, AI or Defence) alongside engineers
Proficiency in Google Drive
Desirable Skills

Experience working with engineers in the aerospace industry
Practical knowledge of project management