English Arabic Mathematics Content Translator

2016/07/10 Cairo · Egypt

Translate documentation, explanation, and general instructional materials for mathematics students and teachers.

Responsibilities

  • Translate from Arabic to English and vice versa while retaining the meaning of the original text.
  • Read original material and rewrite it in the target language, ensuring that the meaning of the source text is retained.
  • Research technical and scientific phraseology to guarantee the most precise translation.
  • Compile information, such as technical terms used in Mathematics, into glossaries and terminology databases to be used in translations.
  • Ensure the text is in line with Chestnut in-house style.

Qualifications & Work Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in literature or mathematics is preferable
  • 0-3 year(s) of experience in translating technical documents
  • Good command of English and Arabic
  • Managing work schedules to meet deadlines
  • Ability to relate to K-12 students
  • Experience in using XML templates is a plus

Job Behavioral Competencies

  • High communication skills
  • An attentive approach to their work and an eye for detail
  • Well-organized and having analytical thinking skills
  • Good time and stress management skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Adaptability and flexibility
  • Willing to learn

Compensation

  • Monthly gross salary offered for this position is in the range of 3,000 EGP–5,000 EGP.