Localization Academy

Chinese Translator – Electrical Engineering

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CACTUS provides translation services to help ESL (English-as-a-second-language) researchers communicate their science to the global scientific community.

As a Translator, you will combine your language skills and subject-area expertise to help researchers around the globe publish cutting-edge research in prestigious journals.

Job Description

We are looking for experienced translators to work on academic manuscripts written in Korean/Chinese. 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 the original language to native English or vice versa.

We currently have openings for freelance translators for the following language pairs:

  • Korean into English
  • English into Korean
  • Simplified Chinese into English


  • Fluency in the source and target language
  • An understanding and knowledge of technical terminology
  • A degree in the required subject area (Bachelor’s/Master’s/PhD)
  • Minimum 1 year of translation experience
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office
  • Willingness to work with CAT tools (preferred)

To apply for this opportunity, please send us a copy of your CV/Resume to freelancetranslator@cactusglobal.com and we will get in touch with you if your profile is shortlisted for this opportunity.