We at thebigword are looking for talented Proofreaders with experience in translation for a long-term freelance position to review the translations for a high-ranking Global IT client who is specialized in online advertising and web-based IT services.
The optimal candidate is a Native Russian speaker with
• Phenomenal English skills.
• A keen eye for detail.
• An excellent grasp for languages, using casual & friendly translations while at the same time having magnificent spelling and grammar in both English and Russian.
• At least one year of proofreading experience from an IT company and translation experience minimum.
Candidates should be comfortable with
• CAT tools such as Trados or Wordfast.
• Spotting and correcting errors in software localization, help articles, marketing and advertising content
• Translation of UI, help articles, marketing and advertising content.
Workload is 5-10 hours per week during an initial assessment period and can potentially rise to 15-20 hours per week upon successful completion of the initial assessment period.
(Please note that this is a freelance position where you will work from home).
If this description fits you and you would like to join the team, please feel free to send your resume to