We are a reasonably small-sized multinational company that is passionate about both AI related advanced Ed technology and vast Chinese market opportunity. To lead there with the most competitive e-learning products we develop content – related solutions as a part of a broader system, and this is where you could become a real asset to the team.
About the Role
Online English language learning platform [url removed, login to view] is looking for an enthusiastic lexicographer.
In this role you will join the international team of linguists and ESL instructors to develop educational products that will give our learners a better experience.
• Creates vocabulary lists in accordance with prescribed guidelines
• Translates English words into Simplified Chinese (Chinese characters and pinyin)
• Arranges example sentences for each English word
• Translates approved example sentences into Simplified Chinese (Chinese characters)
1. Native English or Chinese speaker with native-level proficiency in Chinese or English
2. Ability to provide high quality translation from English into Simplified Chinese
3. Ability to work independently and compile vocabulary lists in accordance with prescribed guidelines
4. Excellent writing and editing skills
5. Self-starter with superior time management and organizational skills.
Education and Certifications
BA in Teaching English as a Second Language, Linguistics, Translation or Publishing
1. Previous experience in compiling vocabulary lists and/or dictionary entries in English to Chinese or Chinese to English
2. Previous experience in academic editing or translation.