Localization Academy

Chinese Junior AI linguist

Milengo is currently looking for English>Chinese (zhCN and zhTW) junior freelance linguists with a penchant for AI technologies to help us in content localization, in various domains and industries.

Milengo is one of the world’s Top 100 language service providers, enabling businesses to speak to customers in over 70 languages. Through highly scalable, AI-first solutions for the software, hardware, engineering, corporate publishing, chemical manufacturing, and e-learning domains, we help our customers expand their reach into the markets that matter most to them, while maintaining our commitment to uncompromised quality and excellence of service. Milengo is an ISO 17100 certified language service provider headquartered in Berlin, Germany with service centers in Poznan, Poland, New York, USA, and Shenzhen, China.

Tasks

  • Review content generated by machine translation in your target language, and post edit it, according to the specified guidelines.
  • Collaborate with other linguists to implement new AI technologies in content localization.

Requirements

Must have:

  • Interest in working with machine translation and large language models
  • Flexibility/Versatility : support all workflows from the new product framework, open to testing new workflows and tools, and provide constructive feedback on AI workflows
  • Reliability/Attention to detail : thoroughly reading and following guidelines for different workflows to ensure the right quality
  • Linguistic expertise: please apply only if you are a native Chinese speaker.

Nice to have:

  • CAT tools knowledge : general or specific CAT tool knowledge is a plus, but we don’t expect linguists to know them,.
  • MT experience : Prior knowledge about machine translation (MTPE) workflows is helpful but not a must. Openness to learn new technologies and workflows is more important.
  • Proficiency in German is a plus.

Shortlisted candidates will be asked to complete a short test to assess their linguistic skills. The test will take between 30 minutes to 1 hour and will be carried out either in memoQ CAT tool or Word document, depending on your preference. In your application please write a few sentences – no more than a paragraph – on why do you think you are right for this position and what you understand as being an AI linguist.

This is a freelance position and there is no interview step.