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Leverage your scientific knowledge and professional experience to carve out a career as a freelance academic Korean to English translator with CACTUS. Join our global (in-house & telecommute) team that includes 700+ doctors, engineers, PhDs, post-docs, peer reviewers, BELS-certified editors, and researchers from across the science spectrum, all with one common passionÃ¢ï¿½ï¿½effective science communication.
We are looking for experienced translators to work on academic manuscripts written in Korean. To qualify, you must have technical expertise in your field. Experience working in a foreign-language setting will be preferred. Essentially, your work will involve translating an academic research paper from Korean into English.
Ã¢ï¿½Â¢ Proficiency in Korean and English (essential)
Ã¢ï¿½Â¢ An understanding and knowledge of technical terminology as expressed in Korean as well as in English (highly preferred)
Ã¢ï¿½Â¢ Expertise/An advanced degree in any of the following fields: medicine, the life sciences, engineering, and the physical sciences (preferred)
Ã¢ï¿½Â¢ Relevant certification or training, e.g., MA in translation studies (preferred)
Ã¢ï¿½Â¢ Minimum 2 yearsÃ¢ï¿½ï¿½ experience in Korean to English translation
Ã¢ï¿½Â¢ Familiarity with Microsoft Word
Ã¢ï¿½Â¢ Good time management skills (you will be required to work on deadlines)
Our selection process involves a short sample exercise.
Email your updated resume, cover letter, and rates to Rohan Vaidya at this address: