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Technical and Marketing Editor/Translator

Global Communications
Full Time
Shenzhen
On-Board DateImmediate/Upon discussion
Job ID023007

CSOFT’s Global Communications Department is looking for talented editors and translators to work closely with one of our key technology-sector clients. The ideal candidate must be a native English speaker, comfortable with explaining complex scientific and technical concepts in simple language, and ready to take on deadline-driven projects.

This position will require simultaneous work on different types of documentation for different products, so organization and versatility are a must.

The position is primarily based in Bantian district, Shenzhen.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Editing for one or more of the following content categories:
    • Marketing materials and press releases
    • Technical and management training materials and presentations
    • Internal corporate documents
  • Product and market research
  • Frequent communication with a diverse map of stakeholders (in both Chinese and English)
  • Information architecture, focusing on intuitive structure for a variety of different format
  • Translate materials from Chinese into English (dependent on Chinese ability and previous translation experience)

Required Skills/Experience:

  • At least two years writing, editing, and/or translation experience, with 5+ years preferred (in-house or agency are both OK)
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher
  • Native English speaker, with a strong grasp of grammar and controlled language
  • A strong writing portfolio (please include 1–2 writing samples with your application)
  • Able to work independently and under pressure
  • Strong communication and conflict resolution skills
  • Ability to empathize with a target audience and tailor your writing to them
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office

Preferred Skills/Experience:

  • Intermediate or higher Chinese speaking and reading skills
  • ZH-EN translation experience
  • Degree in English, Journalism, Communication, Computer Science, or related subjects
  • Strong understanding of IT and telecom industries
  • Has at least three years of experience as translator in the ICT industry

This position may require occasional travel within mainland China.

About CSOFT International

CSOFT International Ltd. is a world leader in localization and globalization consulting services, providing turnkey solutions for companies facing the challenges of engaging customers and markets across linguistic and cultural barriers. Recognized as one of the Top Innovative Companies in 2011 by IDC we have an award-winning international team. In 2012, the company’s CEO was named one of Fortune Magazine’s 10 Most Powerful Women Entrepreneurs and a Tech Disruptor by CNN Money.

On-Board DateImmediate/Upon discussion
Job ID023007

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