How to become a translator



It takes four steps to register as a translator and take advantage of all the advantages of our platform. Many interesting and lucrative jobs are waiting for you.






Apply
Simply fill out the form and attach any relevant supporting documents.





Selection process
Our recruiting team will carefully examine your documents and send you a short test.





Create your profile
If your application and your test meet our criteria, you can register as a translator and add all necessary information to your personal profile.





Start translating
Explore the platform and wait for a new, suitable assignment.



Our criteria
We have transparent and demanding criteria and carefully select our translators.

Your benefits at lengoo




Present yourself as an expert in your field and strengthen your profile

Every translator creates a personal profile, allowing them to receive jobs that perfectly suit their expertise and specialist knowledge. You can thereby continually strengthen and develop your profile – and let clients see your special skills. This way, you can distinguish yourself from the rest and show that you are the best fit for this job.









Communicate directly with us and the clients

Questions often arise while translating. Ideally, these should be answered as quickly as possible. On our platform, you can directly ask a client or our team questions via the comment function. This saves time and helps you avoid tedious communication chains.





Trust our matching technology

With our matching algorithm, we always find the best translations for you, ideally suited to your skills and based on your translation history with lengoo. This means that we can provide you with jobs that are similar to those you have already successfully completed. As a result, you will be able to work faster and more efficiently.









Optimized processes make your work easier

We have developed a process that not only supports the delivery of your translations but also takes over invoicing for you. It makes your work easier and minimizes the chances of inadvertent mistakes. Additionally, you can directly communicate with the proofreader and efficiently solve outstanding issues.





Develop yourself and your skills

We believe in constructive feedback. We therefore consistently evaluate your translations and transparently and openly communicate improvement possibilities. Our ranking shows how your work compares to that of others and motivates you to keep making progress. We regularly offer webinars in which we share information on a certain technology or a special topic with you.









Work with glossaries & reference texts

Our system easily and securely provides you with glossaries and reference texts. This helps you meet a client’s expectations and assure the highest possible quality of your work.





Profit from additional earning opportunities

We are working on integrating additional services (including the creation of multi-language texts and subtitling) into our platform. As soon as we have established these, many further interesting projects will be waiting for you.

Your work with lengoo



Our platform instantly connects you with a large number of clients. Furthermore, it optimally supports every step of the translation process.






Our clients upload their documents or texts via our platform and can directly order their translation there. Alternatively, we also offer an ordering process via API.





If your profile and your skills match the requirements of the translation, you will immediately receive a notification on the platform, via email, or directly on your smartphone. This gives you an insight into the document, shows you all relevant information, and lets you confirm the job straight away.





With just a few clicks, you can start translating. On the platform, you can view all information, reference documents, or glossaries on one interface and work with a process that offers maximum efficiency for your work.



Improve your skills
We have compiled an extensive collection of material to help you improve your translation skills.

Our guidelines
We have defined clear guidelines that play a significant role in our work and our shared success

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