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Translator/Post-editor in Arabic (Gulf) required

Published on the March 16, 2023 in Writing & Translation

About this project


Hello, we are vidby - the AI software company whose mission is to make any video content accessible to anyone, anywhere in the world. We are preserving linguistic diversity and knowledge. Our task - is to deliver fast & accurate translation and voice-over of videos into 70 languages.

We are looking for a Translator/Post-editor in Arabic (Gulf) to join our team.

Main tasks:
- full post-editing
- timestamp editing
- working with machine voice-over

Required skills for English - Arabic (Gulf) pair:
- Arabic (Gulf) language - Native
- English language - C2

Required skills for Arabic (Gulf) - English pair:
- English language - Native
- Arabic (Gulf) language - C2

Required skills for both language pairs:
- experience in translating/post-editing/subtitling - 1 year+
- MT knowledge & evaluation competence
- focusing on the details
- error spotting
- research competence
- cultural and intercultural competence
- ability to follow and adapt to client specifications

Rates depend on the type of order and the kind of translation job that needs to be done:
- $1.8 per minute of video for subtitles with translation (full post-editing only; approximate time of the work - 1:5)
- $2.8 per minute of video for subtitles with voice acting (full post-editing and working with machine voice-over; approximate time of the work - 1:15)

Before you get your first task, we will ask you to learn our Translator’s Guidelines and take a test based on them.

Category Writing & Translation
Subcategory Translation
How many words? Between 1,000 and 5,000 words
Is this a project or a position? Project
Required availability As needed

Delivery term: Not specified

Skills needed