Career Fair

2021 TILM Career Fair

Every year, the Center for Advising and Career Services brings together a TILM Career Fair that hosts a wide range of translation, interpretation, and localization management employers.

The 2021 TILM Career Fair will be held on February 25, 2021, online at Handshake.

2021 TILM Career Fair Exhibitors

Acclaro

Acclaro is a translation service and platform that helps the world’s leading brands succeed across cultures. Through a fine-tuned process, top industry talent, and leading technologies, we make a long-term investment in our clients’ global brands.

Working in over 125 languages and with offices around the globe, Acclaro helps clients open new markets and gain a competitive edge by expertly adapting their brands and products with fast, high-quality translations.

Current Opportunities: Localization Project Manager, Localization Project Coordinator, freelance linguists of all language combinations offered by MIIS.

Ad Astra, Inc

Ad Astra is a reputable language services firm that specializes in administering screened, trained, certified, and experienced interpreters, translators, and transcriptionists in any language on a 24x7x365 basis. Our company’s philosophy is focused on cultural awareness and sensitivity in order to transfer communication between parties from different cultures and abilities. Our firm’s services reflect our commitment to diversity and equity.

Current Opportunities: Interpreters and Translators

Beijing Foryou Data Co., Ltd.

Beijing Foryou Data Co., Ltd., established in 2003, is specialized in translation, interpreting, conference service, localization and standardization. Foryou is based in Beijing, branched in Nanning, Baoding and Chengde, and sets up a research institute in Beijing. Foryou’s translation and interpreting services are strictly provided according to the requirements of ISO 17100 and ISO 18841 respectively. And as one of TAC-certified AAA translation service provider, the Company has passed such certifications as ISO 9001 Quality Management System, ISO 27001 Information Safety Management System, AAA Translation Service Certification and AAA Enterprise Credit Rating Certification.

Current Opportunities: Translators

Cadence Translate

Cadence is a leading provider of investment research and language services to the global business and investment community.

Current Opportunities: Associates. (See Handshake posting for job description.)

CQ fluency

CQ fluency is a global translation and language services company specializing in cultural adaptation with a focus on healthcare and the life sciences. We are a communications company on a global mission to facilitate real connections and true cultural understanding between people who don’t speak the same language. Our cultural adaptation methods blend both meaning and feeling to create effective communications that transcend words and engage hearts and minds.

Current Opportunities: Project Managers. Vendor Coordinator. Freelance linguists: translators, post-editors, Quality Control specialists for all language pairs at MIIS.

Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center (DLIFLC)

The Defense Language Institute teaches 17 language and dialects to military students from all branches of the military. Student body is 3,500. There are 1,700 faculty at DLI, almost all of whom are native language speakers. Aiso Library provides library resources and services to DLI students, faculty and staff. We work with a variety of vendors to acquire native language materials. We are expanding quickly into electronic resources – especially databases from other countries.

Current Opportunities: Instructors

Delsurtranslations

delsur is a localization company based in Argentina that provides Spanish, Portuguese and other native Latin American languages services worldwide.

Our company is the manifestation of our shared belief in a strong work ethic and a commitment to continuous improvement. Through our collective vision, we have built a solid team of qualified language professionals who are recognized both at the national and international levels.

Current Opportunities: English-Spanish Translators and Localization Project Managers

DS-Interpretation, Inc.

DS-Interpretation, Inc. has specialized in Conference Interpretation Services since 1972. We believe that when it comes to live interpretation, the human element is essential. We use technology to help interpreters deliver their clients’ dynamic and critical message while maintaining industry standards. Our mission is to be compatible with the future. Interpreters will not be replaced by technology. They will be replaced by interpreters who use technology.

Current Opportunities: Conference interpreters

Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) – Directorate of Intelligence

The Directorate of Intelligence of the FBI is the conduit between the FBI and the rest of the IC partners. The DI is responsible for managing the FBI’s analytic systems and development/management of the analyst workforce.

Current Opportunities: Language Analysts

Honda Kaihatsu Americas, Inc.

Honda Kaihatsu Americas, Inc. offers translation and interpretation services between Japanese and English for Honda group companies in the United States. Since its establishment in 1989, Honda Kaihatsu Americas, Inc. has been sending highly skilled and experienced Japanese-English translators and interpreters to Honda group companies in the United States.

Current Opportunities: In-house interpreters/translators (Japanese and English)

Idem Translations, Inc.

Founded in 1983, Idem Translations, Inc. is a full-service provider of translation and localization services. Idem specializes in certified translations for medical device, biomedical, and pharmaceutical companies, as well as other organizations and entities working in the life sciences sector, such as contract research organizations (CROs), healthcare research centers, and institutional review boards (IRBs). The company is a WBENC-certified woman-owned business and holds certifications to ISO 9001:2015, ISO 13485:2016, and ISO 17100:2015.

Current Opportunities: Quality Control Specialists, Life Sciences Localization Project Managers , Project Management Interns

Intuitive

Intuitive was founded in 1995 to create innovative, robotic-assisted systems that help empower doctors and hospitals to make surgery less invasive than an open approach. Since the da Vinci surgical system became one of the first robotic-assisted systems cleared by the FDA for general laparoscopic surgery, we’ve taken robotic-assisted surgery from “science fiction” to reality. Working with doctors and hospitals, we’re continuing to develop new, minimally invasive surgical platforms and future diagnostic tools to help solve complex healthcare challenges around the world.

Joining Intuitive Surgical means joining a team dedicated to using technology to benefit patients by improving surgical efficacy and decreasing surgical invasiveness, with patient safety as our highest priority. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6KeYgoga9MA

Current Opportunities: Documentation Tools Specialist (DITA)

KUDO

KUDO is the market-leading platform for multilingual video meetings, built for governments and enterprises to communicate across numerous languages in real-time around the world. Earlier this year, KUDO experienced an unprecedented surge in growth due to global circumstances that brought business travel and in-person meetings to an overnight halt. KUDO is now helping bridge critical lines of communication for international organizations and Fortune 1000 companies across different languages, cultures, and continents. Our platform achieves this by creating a seamless user experience where human professional interpreters work remotely through our powerful cloud-driven platform to facilitate multilingual video meetings and events built for the New Normal.

Current Opportunities: Interpreter / Project Manager, Interns (Preferred languages: Chinese, Korean, Japanese)

Lilt

Lilt makes it possible for every organization to communicate with their customers in the language of their choice affordably and at scale. The product combines human expertise and machine efficiency in a complete enterprise localization solution. Our mission is to make the world’s information accessible to everyone, regardless of where they were born or which language they speak. Lilt is backed by some of the world’s leading investors including Sequoia, Intel Capital. Our customers include some of the largest Fortune 500 companies in the world who rely on Lilt every day to provide more personal customer experiences in 50+ languages. Our team is headquartered in San Francisco with secondary offices in Berlin, Indianapolis and Dublin.

Current Opportunities: Services Managers/ Services Manager Interns, translators, reviewers

Masterword Services

MasterWord Services, Inc. is a woman-owned business that provides interpretation, translation, localization and other language support services to enable language access and ensure success of international organizations, projects, and initiatives.

Current Opportunities: Interpreters, Translators, Translation Project Managers, Localization Project Managers, Interpretation Project Managers.

MediaLocate

MediaLocate is a leading full-service localization company that provides technology-driven language solutions to global businesses large and small. From Fortune 500 companies to start-ups positioned to enter the global marketplace, MediaLocate offers proactive language services that minimize delays to market, while managing consistency, compliance and cost.

Current Opportunities: Will update at the fair.

Meridian Linguistics

Meridian Linguistics Ltd. provides language solutions to technology companies: language data collection, linguistic analysis, translation, localization, and more. Our phoneticians, corpus linguists, annotators, data scientists, and translators work in dozens of languages, with a particular expertise in the languages of Asia.

Current Opportunities: Will update at the fair.

Mother Tongue

Mother Tongue helps global brands speak their customers’ language. They operate from hubs in London, Los Angeles and Singapore, with an international project management team that’s united by a love of language and a can-do attitude. With a global network of in-market talent, they provide round-the-clock access to expert trans-creation, translation, insight and content origination services.

Current Opportunities: Account Manager, Account Management Intern, KO>EN translators and editors (native English or bilingual speakers only). 

Monterey Language Services

Monterey Language Services is committed to bridging the world’s languages by providing quality, professional and efficient translation & interpretation services in over 175 languages.

We are a group of professionals from different backgrounds working together as a team. Our expertise includes translation quality, translation processes, project management, and multilingual computing technology.

Current Opportunities: Office and Project Assistant, Interpreters

Morningside Translations

Morningside Translations is a leading provider of Foreign Language Solutions, such as translation, interpreting, and IP Services. Morningside Translations is the fastest growing major language service provider in North America and one of the largest intellectual property translation companies in the world. Specializing in patent, life sciences, and legal translations where accuracy and subject matter expertise are paramount, Morningside provides ISO 9001 and 13485-certified translations into more than 150 languages and offers end-to-end technology-enabled translation, localization, and multimedia solutions.

Morningside is the trusted partner to thousands of organizations including Fortune 500 companies, Am Law 200 firms, and international regulatory bodies. Headquartered in New York City, Morningside has offices across the globe in San Francisco, Hamburg, London, and Jerusalem.

Current Opportunities: Part-time Project Coordinator, IP, Client Solutions Representative, Technical Services Representative

Multilingual Technologies Inc.

MultiLingual Technologies Inc. (“MLT”), based in Santa Clara, California – at the heart of Silicon Valley – is a multilingual professional  language service provider specializing in serving high-tech industries, especially the IT, Electronics and Life Sciences, as well as legal and financial services sectors.

We provide high quality and affordable translation and interpreting services between English and other major languages to clients worldwide, and our capabilities in East Asian languages, esp. Chinese, Japanese and Korean are well-known in the language services industry. As the company name implies, we are a language and technology problem solver and a cross-cultural technical communication facilitator. 

Current Opportunities: Summer internship for Translators and Project Managers with Chinese, Japanese and Korean as native languages in Santa Clara, CA (CPT and OPT supported), Xiamen and Shanghai.

Nexon America

A pioneer in the world of interactive entertainment software, Nexon was founded in 1994 and introduced some of the biggest innovations in our industry including the world’s first graphic massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) and the first free-to-play game. Since then, we’ve continued to be an industry leader in MMORPG’s with more than 80 live games operated across more than 190 countries proving that online games are a progressive, mainstream form of entertainment to be enjoyed by everyone. By focusing on quality we have developed long-standing IP franchise hits, including MapleStory, Dungeon&Fighter, Sudden Attack, and KartRider.

Current Opportunities: Localization Coordinator Korean/English Bilingual, Localization Copy Editor, Localization Specialist

SDL International

SDL (LSE: SDL) is the global innovator in language translation technology, services and content management. For more than 20 years, SDL has transformed business results by enabling nuanced digital experiences with customers across the globe so they can create personalized connections anywhere and on any device. Are you in the know? Find out more at SDL.com.

Current Opportunities: Linguistic Test Specialists, Linguistic Test Leads

SOS International LLC (SOSi)

SOSi is a private, family-owned and operated government services integrator that works principally in the defense and intelligence sectors. We were founded in 1989 to provide specialized analytical services to the U.S. law enforcement community and over the past 25 years have evolved into an international solutions provider with experience in more than 30 countries worldwide. We provide intelligence, technology and project-management solutions to large government and private-sector organizations and are known for our agility, flexibility and proven experience around the world. Our commitment, expertise and experience deliver tangible results that reflect our passion for excellence.

Current Opportunities: Court Interpreters

Stanford Children’s Health
(Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital)

At Stanford Children’s Health, they know world-renowned care begins with world-class caring. That’s why they combine advanced technologies and breakthrough discoveries with family-centered care. It’s why they provide their caregivers with continuing education and state-of-the-art facilities, like the newly remodeled Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford. And it’s why they need caring, committed people on our team – like you. Join them on our mission to heal humanity, one child and family at a time.

Current Opportunities: Assistant Manager – Interpreter Services, Medical Interpreters

Stanford Health Care

We believe that great things happen when you put talented people together and empower them to reach beyond the ordinary. Every day is an inspiration and an opportunity to lift up our patients with the care that has earned us a worldwide reputation for excellence. As an organization with more than 300 facilities throughout the Bay Area, we are a team united by our culture of respect. Our C-I-CARE philosophy invites each employee to elevate the patient experience, because every interaction is a chance to make a positive impact in the lives of those around us. That same commitment extends to the way we work together. We prize open communication and intensive collaboration because that’s how true innovation happens again and again.

Stanford Health Care in the Stanford University Medical Center is ranked by US News among the top 10 Hospitals nationally and is well known for having one of the best programs in medical interpretation and translation in the world.

Current Opportunities: Medical Interpretation/Translation Interns, In-House Medical Translators/Interpreters

Syntes Language Group

Since the early 1980s, Syntes Language Group has pursued a more interconnected world by providing its clients with reliable translation, interpreting, localization and consulting services. We serve over 200 clients around the world that include a wide range of corporate, professional and government organizations. Headquartered in Centennial, Colorado, Syntes offers translation services in more than 60 languages.

Current Opportunities: Project Managers/Jr. Project Managers

Terra Translations

Terra Translations is a global language services company specializing in English and Spanish translation. We are made up of a group of professional translators who have been working in the translation market for more than 20 years, and we currently collaborate with a team of 1,000+ translation professionals across the globe. Terra is a rapidly growing firm with offices in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and in Buenos Aires, Argentina. We have the strongest commitment to quality, demonstrated by ISO 9001:2015 certification and by consistently high performance for quality, timeliness, and turnaround time.

Current Opportunities:

  • Language & Cultural QA Specialist
  • Quality Control Specialist
  • Localization Project Manager
  • Spanish into English Translators and Editors
  • English into Asian languages -and viceversa- Translators and Editors

The Pokémon Company International

Join one of the most popular children’s entertainment properties in the world! The Pokémon Company International, a subsidiary of The Pokémon Company in Japan, manages the property outside of Asia and is responsible for brand management, licensing, marketing, the Pokémon Trading Card Game, the animated TV series, home entertainment, and the official Pokémon website. Pokémon was launched in Japan in 1996.

Current Opportunities: Localization Specialists

TNOLA Languages

We are a comprehensive Language Services Provider offering on-site Interpreters, written translations, and remote Interpreting solutions. Our mission is to provide the highest quality interpreting and translation available as we create communities through communication.

Current Opportunities: Assistant Translators

TransPerfect

The world’s best businesses know that potential customers can be anywhere. TransPerfect helps our clients to BE EVERYWHERE. With global headquarters in New York and offices in 104 cities across 6 continents, TransPerfect is the world’s largest privately held provider of language services and related technologies.

Current Opportunities: Project Manager, Account Manager, Solutions Engineer, Localization Engineer, Technical Project Manager, Special Projects Intern, Translators

U.S. Dept. of State – Office of Language Services

The Department of State’s Office of Language Services is responsible for providing foreign language interpreting (spoken) and translating (written) support for the State Department, the White House and other federal agencies. Our interpreters and translators serve as the ears, voice and words in foreign languages of the President, the First Lady, the Vice President, the Secretary of State, the National Security Advisor, and other Cabinet officials.

Current Opportunities: Will provide updates during the career fair.

World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)

The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) is the global forum for intellectual property (IP) policy, services, information and cooperation. A specialized agency of the United Nations, WIPO assists its 191 member states in developing a balanced international IP legal framework to meet society’s evolving needs. It provides business services for obtaining IP rights in multiple countries and resolving disputes. It delivers capacity-building programs to help developing countries benefit from using IP. And it provides free access to unique knowledge banks of IP information.

Current Opportunities: Fellowship Programme

Additional February Recruiting Sessions

Due to time zone differences or other operational reasons, some employers have decided to reach students outside of the career fair through the recruiting sessions listed below:

Anzu Global

Anzu Global LLC is a globalization staffing company. We provide globalization personnel—Localization managers, internationalization engineers, translators, L10n and I18n QA engineers, bilingual technical support and localization engineers. We provide both on-site and remote resources for either contract or full time openings. Our philosophy is simple, “tell the truth”. With both our clients and candidates we strive for honest, clear and accurate communication.

Join Anzu Global’s Managing Partner, Mike Klinger, and his team as they discuss ‘hot’ technologies, how to prepare for job and interviews, and next steps! Includes Q&A.

Date: Tuesday, February 16th, 2021
Time: 1:00 PM – 1:50 PM PST

Register in Handshake

Cadence Translate

Cadence is a leading provider of investment research and language services to the global business and investment community.

Matt Conger, CEO of Cadence, will present what it means to be an Associate at Cadence, why he founded the company, what MIIS grads like about the company.

Date: Monday, February 22nd, 2021
Time: 12:15 PM – 1:15 PM PST

Register in Handshake

Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)

The CIA is the US Government agency responsible for collecting foreign human intelligence, providing objective, all-source analytic assessments on critical national security issues for the President and other senior policymakers.

The ability to speak, read, and translate foreign languages, in addition to understanding cultural differences, is vital to the mission of the CIA. Because intelligence priorities can shift, and countries and languages can increase in importance rapidly, the CIA must have employees with foreign language skills to handle both current national security requirements and potentially new missions.

Learn more about working for the CIA. Directorates represented will most likely include Open Source, Operations (Clandestine Service), and Analytical.

Date: Tuesday, February 9th, 2021
Time: 12:10 PM – 1:50 PM PST

Register in Handshake

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) is the nation’s first hospital devoted exclusively to the care of children. Since our start in 1855, CHOP has been the birthplace for countless breakthroughs and dramatic firsts in pediatric medicine. Built on a foundation of delivering safe, high-quality, family-centered care, the Hospital has fostered medical discoveries and innovations that have improved pediatric healthcare and saved countless children’s lives. Today, families facing complex conditions come to CHOP from all over the world, and our compassionate care and innovation has repeatedly earned us a spot on the U.S. News & World Report’s Honor Roll of the nation’s best children’s hospitals.

Are you ready to be a Spanish Staff Interpreter and an internationally recognized pediatric health care network? Join Program Managers from CHOP’s Language Services division as they discuss their 2021 Summer Internship and how you can be a part of it!

Date: Tuesday, February 9th, 2021
Time: 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM PST

Register in Handshake

Daikin

Daikin is the world’s #1 manufacturer of air conditioners and refrigerants and provides the North American market with a full range of residential and commercial HVAC products leveraging its advanced core technologies for refrigerant control, inverters and heat pumps.  Located just outside of Houston, Texas, the Daikin Texas Technology Park allows Daikin to consolidate manufacturing, engineering, logistics, marketing and sales in a 4.2 million square feet state-of-the-art manufacturing and business campus.  

Use your Japanese language skills in an internship or full-time job with Daikin, the largest HVAC company in the world. With a newly established Interpretation Department and advanced Bosch simultaneous conference systems, interns will be working in Daikin’s brand new 4 million sq. ft. facility.

Date: Thursday, February 18th, 2021
Time: 12:15 PM – 1:00 PM PST

Register in Handshake

SDL International

SDL (LSE: SDL) is the global innovator in language translation technology, services and content management. For more than 20 years, SDL has transformed business results by enabling nuanced digital experiences with customers across the globe so they can create personalized connections anywhere and on any device.

Join SDL’s Supply Chain Strategist, Ricki Ravnsbæk, as he discusses Career Paths within the Localization Industry – with a focus on linguist roles.

Date: Wednesday, February 10th, 2021
Time: 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM PST

Register in Handshake

Stanford Children’s Health

At Stanford Children’s Health, they know world-renowned care begins with world-class caring. That’s why they combine advanced technologies and breakthrough discoveries with family-centered care. It’s why they provide their caregivers with continuing education and state-of-the-art facilities, like the newly remodeled Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford. And it’s why they need caring, committed people on our team – like you. Join them on our mission to heal humanity, one child and family at a time.

Stanford Children’s Health is recruiting for full-time and part-time Medical Interpreters and Translators. Includes full-time, part-time, and management positions.

Date: Thursday, February 25th, 2021
Time: 12:10 PM – 1:00 PM PST

Register in Handshake

Stanford Health Care

We believe that great things happen when you put talented people together and empower them to reach beyond the ordinary. Every day is an inspiration and an opportunity to lift up our patients with the care that has earned us a worldwide reputation for excellence. As an organization with more than 300 facilities throughout the Bay Area, we are a team united by our culture of respect. Our C-I-CARE philosophy invites each employee to elevate the patient experience, because every interaction is a chance to make a positive impact in the lives of those around us. That same commitment extends to the way we work together. We prize open communication and intensive collaboration because that’s how true innovation happens again and again.

Stanford Health Care in the Stanford University Medical Center is ranked by US News among the top 10 Hospitals nationally and is well known for having one of the best programs in medical interpretation and translation in the world.

Stanford Health Care is recruiting for Spanish, Mandarin, and Russian Medical Interpreters for their Summer 2021 Internship Program. Staff interpreters will present the program and application process.

Date: Thursday, February 11th, 2021
Time: 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM PST

Register in Handshake

Supertext

Founded in 2005, Supertext ranked among the top 100 European technology start-ups as early as 2008. More than 3,300 companies use their online services. Not only can they order and manage their copywriting and translation projects online, they also benefit from the company’s technical expertise and intelligent use of translation memories, termbases, and online workflow integration. Today, over 70 full-time members of staff coordinate the work of more than 1,500 copywriters, proofreaders and translators for national and international clients from all industries. Supertext takes care of more than 3,000 projects every month and is one of the most innovative global language service providers.

Join Supertext’s Chief Language Officer, Lucas Maire, and his colleague Frances Provine (Head of English) as they discuss freelance work, transcreation, what’s is like to be a Project Manager, career opportunities, and more!

Date: Tuesday, March 2nd, 2021
Time: 12:15 PM – 1:50 PM PST

Register in Handshake

World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)

WIPO is the global forum for intellectual property (IP) services, policy, information and cooperation. We are a self-funding agency of the United Nations, with 193 member states.

Our mission is to lead the development of a balanced and effective international IP system that enables innovation and creativity for the benefit of all. Our mandate, governing bodies and procedures are set out in the WIPO Convention, which established WIPO in 1967.

Sally Young of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) will present the Fellowship opportunity and application process for translators, terminologists, and technical specialists.

WIPO will be hosting three different recruiting sessions:

PCT Terminology Fellowship
Date: Tuesday, February 23rd, 2021
Time: 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM PST
Register in Handshake

PCT Translation Fellowship
Date: Tuesday, February 23rd, 2021
Time: 7:00 AM – 8:00 AM PST
Register in Handshake

PCT Translation Technology
Date: Wednesday, February 24th, 2021
Time: 7:00 AM – 8:00 AM PST
Register in Handshake

Please note that this page will continue to be updated leading up to the day of the fair, so please check back regularly!