Gengo is a Tokyo-based startup that is making translation simple. Our customers order human translation through our website or API, which lets them plug into our growing network of over 20,000 translators.
Our Senior Translators are professional translators who work remotely as independent contractors for up to 10 hours per week to oversee testing and quality assurance in their language pair.
Translator Testing: create tests for potential translators and review test submissions
Quality Assurance: conduct regular quality reviews using our proprietary quality assurance system
Translation Turnaround: help ensure timely turnaround of translation jobs in your language pair
Resource Creation: assist in the creation of language-specific translator resources
Professional translator with at least fives years’ experience
Comfortable with technology and able to quickly master new tools
Attentive to detail, able to follow instructions and change direction quickly
Excellent communication and social skills (particularly in an online context)
Punctual and reliable—we expect some tasks to be completed within 48 hours
Fluent in English, in addition to working languages
Experience assessing skills and providing written feedback
Experience creating learning materials
Previous experience as a Gengo translator
If you are interested in becoming one of our Senior Translators, please fill out our job application.
Please indicate your language pair when applying.