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Technical Author/ Translator (Project Based)

  • Translation, Localization, Interpretation Jobs
  • Engineering, Construction, Manufacturing, Technical, Utilities Jobs


  • Drawing up (technical) documents.
  • Carrying out checks on the quality and consistency in structure and layout.
  • Ability to work independently, efficiently, and effectively in a dynamic project environment.
  • Be responsive to changes in priorities and schedules and communicate well about the progress of the assigned work

Specific Requirements

  • Relevant work experience in the technical sector while experience in the shipbuilding industry is a plus.
  • Experience with structured drafting of technical project documents.
  • Very good command of the English and German language and preferably German as mother tongue.
  • Translating a short document is part of the selection procedure
  • Excellent antecedents because a pre-employment security screening is a standard part of the recruitment procedure.
  • Permanent multiyear EU citizenship combined with permanent EU work visa are all requirements of the recruitment process for viable candidates, given the military nature of clients and projects.

Hard Skills

  • Drafting
  • Advanced language knowledge
  • Advanced writing skills
  • Proofreading and editing skills
  • Document interpretation

We offer

  • A technology and innovation focused, dynamic, international work environment.
  • A competitive salary package and other benefits.
  • A comprehensive introduction to shipbuilding for anyone without a naval or maritime background.
  • Ongoing learning and development opportunities within a diverse and rewarding work environment.
  • An active social environment in terms of business culture, events & sports.