Technical Translator

Posted 13 December 2022
Job type Permanent
Contact NameSarah Ghaziri

Job description

I have an amazing opportunity for a Scientific Technical Translator to join a rapidly growing diagnostics and biotech company based in Oxfordshire.


Your mission is to join the Product Management team and be responsible for the Japanese/English translation for a range of technical documents.


This role will offer you:

  • Work with a dynamic team in a company offering a world-class culture and competitive salary/benefits package
  • An Excellent opportunity for growth and progression within a rapidly growing organisation
  • the chance to influence change positively and effectively for the business
  • The chance to work with new, innovative, and emerging technology
  • The opportunity to build relationships with a range of different departments including R&D, Applications, Production, and Commercial


You will be responsible for:

  • Translating (English/Japanese) scientific technical documents including customer-facing documentation, protocols, product manuals, application-specific documentation and more
  • Manage portfolios of documentation for the company
  • Using content management systems to generate customer facing documentation


You will bring the following:

  • A degree in a life science subject
  • Fluency in Japanese and English - both written and verbal
  • Document version control experience
  • Previous experience in scientific or medical writing or technical translation is highly desirable