Sabre Senior Language Translator - Portuguese in Montevideo, Uruguay

Req ID: 43884

Job Family: Administrative

Sabre is the global leader in innovative technology that leads the travel industry. We are always looking for bright and driven people who have a penchant for technology and want to hone their skills. If you are interested in challenging work, being part of a global team, and solving complex problems through technology, business intelligence and analytics, and Agile practices - then Sabre is right for you! It is our people who develop and deliver powerful solutions that meet the current and future needs for our airline, hotel, and travel agency customers.

Job Description

Sabre's Translation Team is an international group of experienced linguists located on two continents. Consistency monitoring, quality and terminology management as well as automated translation workflows are just a framework for our everyday commitment: delivering high quality texts. Challenging translations with attention to details are what the translation team is all about.

We are looking for a Senior Portuguese Translator for full-time employment. This position will support a variety of both large and small-scale translation projects in the areas of technical and training documentation and marketing materials for the Travel Industry.

Job Requirements

Translates and reviews company's software products, web content, user interface elements, and other marketing, technical or product documentation from English into Portuguese (Brazil). Collaborates with translators from other language teams to adapt material to meet high linguistic quality and client requirements. Uses and maintains product specific terminology glossaries, translation memories, and language style guides to ensure consistency and cultural conformity.

‘Must have’ skills:

  • Native language skills in Portuguese (Brazil). Candidates will be tested to ensure language fluency.

  • Professional fluency in verbal and written English

  • 2-year experience as a translator

  • Must be able to work from the Sabre Montevideo office

  • Ability to work under pressure and with aggressive deadlines

  • Attention to detail and ability to multitask

  • Ability to quickly absorb knowledge

  • Good knowledge of MS Office Product Suite

‘Nice to have’ skills:

  • Familiarity with Travel Industry and terminology

  • Translator’s degree will be appreciated but is not a must

  • Good knowledge of GlobalLink tools (TransStudio, WordFast)

Reasonable Accommodation

Sabre is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities. Applicants applying for a Sabre position with a disability who require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process may contact Sabre's Employee Relations Department at

Affirmative Action

Sabre is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer and is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, veterans, and disabled individuals. EEO IS THE LAW at

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