Japanese - English IT Translator

Industry: Science & Technology

Specialism: Information Technology (IT) - IT - Others

Cebu, Philippines PHP 35,000 - 80,000 (Negotiable)

About Company

Our client, which is situated in 2 significantly growing countries in Southeast Asia, with its headquarter in Singapore and its R&D centre in Cebu, Philippines, it has been rapidly expanding and has been providing excellent offshore development, FinTech x BPO, and cloud platform services to their highly professional partner companies. They strive to expand globally with providing EXCELLENCE of Technology with Quality Service and Products valuing the Business Trend & Proposition.

Job Description

- Serves as the onsite/offshore coordinator
- Relay the style and tone of the original language
- Responsible in gathering information and clarifying project requirements or specifications from the client
- Responsible for project coordination in different aspects of the project schedule
- Performs translation of documents from Japanese to English and vice versa as needed in the project
- Produces Japanese and/or English reports or documentations required in the project
- Performs software development tasks as may need arise
- Acts as communication bridge between Japanese clients and the local developers during online meetings, email or phone communications, and other discussions
- Converts concepts in the source language to equivalent concepts in the target language
- Compile information, such as technical terms used in specifications, into glossaries and terminology software/hardware/databases to be used in translations
- Others:
- Working Hours: Semi-Flxi Hours or Office hours available
- Working Location: Cebu IT Tower

Job Requirements

- Graduate with IT Background, preferred but not a must
- Proficient in both oral and written English and Japanese languages
- Preferably a JLPT passer (N3 or up) – for Filipino candidates
- Preferably have completed an English Language course – for Japanese candidates
- Must have knowledge and experience in the Software Development industry
- Familiar with the Japanese culture
- Knowledgeable in requirement gathering, analysis and documentation
- With Project Management and Leadership skills is an advantage


- Performance Bonus