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SDL Freelance Translator

RWS Group is looking for talented and experienced Freelance Translators to join a network of professional linguists. As an SDL Freelance Translator, the role involves delivering high-quality translations for a diverse client base. This is a remote position, allowing for work from anywhere in the world while collaborating with a dedicated team.

Responsibilities may include:

  • Translate a variety of content types, including technical documents, marketing materials, legal texts, and more, from source language to target language.

  • Ensure translations are accurate, contextually appropriate, and adhere to client-specific guidelines and terminology.

  • Collaborate with project managers, editors, and other translators to ensure timely delivery of high-quality translations.

  • Utilize SDL's translation tools and software to enhance efficiency and consistency in the work.

  • Participate in quality assurance processes, including proofreading and editing translated materials.

  • Maintain confidentiality and security of all translated content and client information.


  • Proven experience as a professional translator with a strong portfolio of completed projects is desirable.

  • Proficiency in at least one source language and one target language (native-level proficiency preferred).

  • Familiarity with SDL translation tools and software (e.g., SDL Trados Studio) is highly desirable.

  • Strong attention to detail and commitment to delivering high-quality translations.

  • Excellent time management skills and ability to meet tight deadlines.

  • Strong communication and collaboration skills.

  • Ability to adapt to various content types and industries.

  • Bachelor's degree in Translation, Linguistics, or a related field is preferred but not required.