Localization Academy

Language Specialist

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You will be part of a translation team, working closely with the Translation Line Manager. You will be responsible for delivering translations of the highest quality and accuracy on time.


About RWS:

RWS Holdings plc is the world’s leading provider of technology-enabled language, content management and intellectual property services. We help our customers to connect with and bring new ideas to people globally by communicating business critical content at scale and enabling the protection and realization of their innovations.

Our vision is to help organizations interact effectively with people anywhere in the world by solving their language, content and market access challenges through our collective global intelligence, deep expertise and smart technology.

Customers include 90 of the globe’s top 100 brands, the top 10 pharmaceutical companies and 18 of the top 20 patent filers worldwide. Our client base spans Europe, Asia Pacific, and North and South America across the technology, pharmaceutical, medical, legal, chemical, automotive, government and telecommunications sectors, which we serve from offices across five continents.

Founded in 1958, RWS is headquartered in the UK and publicly listed on AIM, the London Stock Exchange regulated market (RWS.L).

For further information, please visit: www.rws.com


RWS Division:

Seoul, Korea – the language office in Korea is handling language pairs that Korean is the target language, mainly English into Korean pair.


Key Responsibilities

  • Translation of general and technical texts in the IT/Marketing field from English into Korean.
  • Review of work of other external translators.
  • Understanding and following linguistic processes and procedures.
  • Understanding and following the specific processes of each client.
  • Producing quality translations within given deadlines.
  • Managing terminology effectively.
  • Using the translation tools.
  • Linguistic testing of software, help and websites, if necessary.
  • Proofreading of documents, if necessary. 


Skills & Experience

  • Be a Graduate or Post Graduate in Linguistics, Modern Languages or Translation Studies.
  • Fluent command of English and extremely high level of fluency in Korean language.
  • Minimum 1-3 years translation experience.
  • Excellent computer literacy;
  • Be able to produce work of a high standard on a consistent basis and have good organizational and time management skills.
  • An eye for detail and the ability to work successfully under pressure and to tight deadlines are essential requirements.
  • Should be a strong team player, who will prove flexible and motivated, as well as keen to learn