As a LX translator (German->English) your tasks are:

  • Translate and edit SAP wide communication materials and publications
  • Deliver exceptional linguistic quality, perfectly in tune with corporate style and image
  • Ensure linguistic quality and support linguistic quality projects within the team
  • Define and maintain terminology in our terminology database
  • Consult internal customers on any language matter and ensure standards of translation 
  • Assist in improving processes and best practices within the team
  • Interact with project managers on load balancing for relevant translation requests 

Role Requirements

We are looking for a highly motivated translator /f/m/d), passionate about translation and innovative language technologies:  

  • University Degree in translation or a related linguistic field
  • English native speaker with an excellent command of German
  • Proficiency in translating communication materials with high visibility
  • High-quality focus and ability to work under time pressure    
  • Deep understanding of confidentiality requirements 
  • Flexible team player with excellent interpersonal skills
  • Very organized with high attention to detail, ability to prioritize and work on multiple tasks
  • Good knowledge of translation-related tools, in particular SDL Trados Studio is a must
  • Thorough understanding of localization and translation processes within SAP is a plus
  • Business and IT industry know-how and interest in financials 

Work Experience

  • Proven work experience in translation – min. 2 years
  • Experience in the localization/translation industry is ideal
  • Technical background and understanding of SAP processes is desirable