Japanese/English Translator - Japan Office

Job Locations JP-09-Takanezawa Shioyagun
Job ID
Japanese Translation


  • Speak, read and write fluently in Japanese and English.
  • Convert high-level documents in the source language to the target language
  • Relay the style and tone of the original language
  • Manage work schedule to meet deadlines
  • Perform level II interpretations as needed
  • Able to take higher level requests and ideas to completion independently


  • Ability to translate English to Japanese and vice versa
  • Ability to edit in native language
  • Ability to translate high-level documents
  • Ability to perform level II interpretation a plus
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (especially Word, PowerPoint & Excel)
  • Knowledge of machine translation software a plus


Goken America is an equal opportunity employer.  All applicants are considered without regard to race, color, ethnic or national origin, religion, age, sex, disability, citizenship or any other status protected by applicable federal, state or local law


Headquartered in Dublin, Ohio, Goken America is an Engineering Services and Product Development company founded in 2004. At Goken America we strive to expand and deliver upon our company motto of “Creating Something Different”. We are continually striving to strengthen our organization, and are always seeking talented individuals who have a strong desire to work in an environment where they can make a difference.


Our “Vision” is to empower our associates to affect change wherever change is needed. Our “Mission” is that in building trust we foster greatness is our people, excellence in our clients and impact in our communities.


Goken America provides an excellent benefits package, one month of paid time off per year and a very competitive compensation plan. In addition, when applicable, we will also provide relocation assistance, temporary housing, visa support and other fringe benefits.


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