Overview

The TUMO Center for Creative Technologies is looking for an English to Armenian translator/editor to translate educational materials and edit the linguistic approach  across all materials, taking into account the target audience.

Responsibilities:

  • Translate educational material developed for self-learning and workshop texts from English.
  • Edit and maintain the same linguistic approach across all materials, taking into account the target audience
  • Provide suggestions on text edits and improvements to the existing material to make it more accessible for the target audience.
  • Participate in script writing process for video material, including voice-over and talking head videos.
  • Provide any edits or updates to the texts of self-learning activities within TUMO’s software.
  • Apply any changes to the texts of workshop material maintaining the overall form and style in workshop slides.
  • Perform as a voiceover or talking head actor upon necessity (optional).
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications:

 

  • Native Armenian speaker required.
  • Proficient in English.
  • Previous experience in English to Armenian translation.
  • Previous experience in translations, experience with voiceovers are a plus.
  • Experience in translating educational content or related materials.

About Tumo Center for Creative Technologies

Tumo is an after-school learning center where teenagers acquire digital media skills free of charge. Thousands of students attend Tumo on a regular basis and participate in its innovative, self-paced program. Its educational framework is based on a proprietary platform that promotes learning through interactive game-like levels, exposing users to increasingly challenging activities. Tumo's educational methodology is based on a large set of self-instructional activities that each of the Center's students assembles into a personal learning plan in the areas of animation, game development, web development and filmmaking. To learn more about the Tumo Center for Creative Technologies, please visit: www.tumo.org