Senior Arabic Content Translator

Nagwa - Nasr City, Cairo

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Experience Needed:
More than 3 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
Salary:
Confidential
Languages:
Arabic, English
Vacancies:
2 open positions
About the Job

Nagwa is looking to hire a motivated and organized person with a diverse experience in the technical and managerial aspects of translation and localization to be responsible for the Arabic translation, and subsequent localization, of our content.

Responsibilities

  • Translating scientific content including, but not limited to, mathematics, physics, and chemistry from English to Arabic
  • Handling and coordinating tasks related to the translation process
  • Mentoring and training new team members
  • Maintaining and updating glossaries and translation guidelines
  • Sampling and reviewing final translations to check for the quality of the translated content
  • Localizing Arabic content to suit different Arabic dialects
  • Making sure the translated content adheres to Nagwa’s in-house style guide and glossaries
  • Researching scientific notations and terms across different Arabic-speaking locales
Job Requirements

Qualifications & Work Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in translation or any related field
  • 3+ years of relevant experience
  • Experience in translating scientific or educational content
  • Excellent command of Arabic and English
  • Background in content localization is a plus

Job Behavioral Competencies

  • Ability to determine the suitable tone and style that best suits the target audience
  • Good management skills
  • Good communication skills and a positive attitude
  • Good research skills
  • Good organizational skills
  • Creative and critical thinking skills
  • Ability to give and receive feedback in a constructive and well-formed manner
  • Self-motivation and proactivity
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Willingness to learn and research various topics related to science and technology
  • Knowledge of different Arab cultures
About this Company

Nagwa is an educational technology startup with offices in Windsor, UK and Cairo, Egypt. We have over 400 staff members who are working on creating digital educational products for students.

Our mission is to educate the world.

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Industry: Education
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