At Doist, our mission is to inspire the workplace of the future by creating simple yet powerful productivity tools that promote a more fulfilling way to work and live.
We’re a multidisciplinary, fully remote team that’s passionate about creating products, like Todoist and Twist, that improve people’s lives. We thrive on innovating new solutions to old productivity challenges and we seek to rethink how productivity tools are made.
They are few, but they are mighty. From creating processes to decision-making and recruiting, we build our five core values into nearly every single thing we do.
We’re looking for a native Japanese speaker who has a demonstrated passion and experience for translation. In this part-time role, you will deliver excellent translation services, delighting our customers with localized marketing content. You’ll collaborate closely with localization project managers and another Japanese translator to develop specific terminology for new features which will shape the Doist voice for your local market/region. You will also be responsible for identifying and addressing linguistic issues and maintaining language references such as a glossary and style guide.
It’s important to us that the person we hire can thrive in this role. Here’s a snapshot of what that looks like:
A complete application includes:
After passing an initial candidate profile review, the process will be as follows:
Doist is a diverse, remote-first team that’s committed to building a sustainable company that will continue to grow for decades to come.
Some benefits include:
All information collected through this application is stored in Workable, Doist’s Applicant Tracking System, where it will be used for recruitment purposes only. For more information on how we handle candidate data at Doist, we invite you to review our recruitment privacy notice. For questions, please contact us at [email protected] to reach a member of our People Operations team.
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Position: English to Japanese Translator.