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Content Translator (German speaker)

  • Translation, Localization, Interpretation Jobs
  • IT, Software development, System Engineering Jobs


As a Content Translator, you will be working on the translation of key material from English to German. You can expect to translate content from our website, user documentation but also to take an active part in the provision of the software Odoo in local language for our customers.

If you feel comfortable with IT and are a languages-lover who wants to take part in the growth of Odoo, don't waste a second and apply ! We expect the candidate to be showing close attention to detail, proactive and have a "get it done" spirit. Show us what you can do and how you can make a difference.

The position is a mix of on-site and homeworking.


  • You'll be in charge of translating the website, the marketing campaigns, the documentation, the software, and keep those translations up to date all year round.
  • You'll follow up on various projects, including the preparation of documents and putting them online, e.g. through GitHub.
  • You'll be responsible for the proofreading of documents once their layout is done. You might also have to work on the layout from time to time.
  • You'll support the marketing department in its day to day missions (during Odoo Experience, ...)
  • You'll present the various information in the required form, including presentations and marketing material for the Sales department.


  • Very good speaking & understanding of English
  • Perfect read, written & spoken German
  • Bachelor's or Master's Degree in languages or equivalent
  • Good command of IT tools
  • Able to work in autonomy
  • Work permit for Belgium

Nice to Have

  • A first experience in translation
  • Affinity with the IT world
  • Knowledge of Transifex & GitHub
  • Knowledge of InDesign
  • Adaptability & Flexibility
  • Organisation & Sense of Priority


  • You are able to work in a fast-paced start-up environment with a hands-on attitude
  • You are open-minded and can react to change with agility
  • You are a quick and autonomous learner
  • Willing to contribute to great company culture

Hard Skills

  • Microsoft Office
  • Advanced language knowledge

Soft Skills

  • Adaptability
  • Multitasker
  • Organized