Jobs

Why you should work with us?

We are diverse, because all of us in the blc team have particular strengths, characteristics and – yes – a few pecularities 🙂. But we are all united by the goal, of providing our clients with the best possible support and implementing our projects in the best possible way. We enjoy our work, love the fascinating language sector because it evolves so rapidly and we have the opportunity to develop our skills. And we also like to party together.

We are looking for passionate, humorous and reliable people who are enthusiatic about language process puzzles and want to become part of the blc family.

So take your chance and apply, we are looking forward to seeing you!

Current job offers.

Working student for marketing and texting

Creative, text-loving, social media-affinity?

Writing is your thing, so is convincing people. In addition, you have organizational skills, love independent work, are very capable of learning.

And: You know social media channels and their algorithms.

Responsibilities

You create weekly postings for our followers on LinkedIn about our content (blog posts, videos, webinars, etc.) in German and English and find the right words here. You support us in evaluating our performance on LinkedIn and our website and prepare the data for internal reports or presentations and create image materials for the contributions. In addition, you implement SEO measures and content-related website measures with our web expert.

Education

Students of philological or (computer) linguistic courses from the 3rd semester onwards or students of other disciplines with a focus on (B2B) marketing.

Knowledge

  • Native German language skills
  • Very good knowledge of English (publication-ready text creation in English)
  • Very good feeling for text and image selection
  • Experience in creating artwork
  • Very good verbal and written communication skills
  • Very good PC user skills: Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Experience with Google Analytics would be a plus
  • Knowledge of SEO would be a plus

Start, place of deployment, contract

  • Start immediately,
  • Location Düsseldorf (home office after training)
  • At least 16 hours/week (days/times by arrangement)
  • Duration: At least one year, preferably longer
  • Hourly wage by arrangement

Your application

We are interested in how you write texts, please include this small task with your application (CV as PDF by e-mail): Pick a blog post on our website and show us how you would announce this blog post in English and German on LinkedIn.

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Spaculative applications

We like people who do not wait, but act.
Feel free to send us your speculative application, who knows, we might be a perfect match.
Interesting topics: CAT, machine translation, terminologyand translation memory management, language data processing (extraction, cleansing, automation), marketing, terminologists.

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Computer linguist (part/full-time)

Are you analytical, creative, adventurous?

You understand machine, linguistic processes, such as term extraction, corpusanalysis and bilingual sentence alignment, know how language software (MT, CAT, terminology) works and what can be done to improve the results.
You can and automate manual processes.
You like to work with people, love unsolved puzzles and also like to draw a diagram to visualize your ideas.
You think quickly into processes and requirements and find solutions and optimization approaches.

Responsibilities

You support in terminology projects, conduct customer meetings and document results.
You carry out terminology work, deal with terminology software, test and evaluate, observe the market and pass on your knowledge to the team and customers.

Education

It is important that you have the necessary basic knowledge and that you are interested in the tasks.
We could imagine that you also have a university, TH or FH degree (Master) in philological courses, translation, language technology, computational linguistics (or comparable).

Knowledge

  • Native German language skills, both written and spoken
  • Very good English skills, both written and spoken
  • Knowledge of another language is advantageous (preferably bilingual)
  • Very good verbal and written communication skills
  • Prior knowledge of terminology
  • Very good access to software applications, especially in the field of terminology
  • Very good PC skills: Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Understanding of technical contexts is an advantage

Start, place of deployment, contract

  • Start immediately
  • Location Düsseldorf (by arrangement)
  • Home office is possible in whole or in part after training period
  • Training in the blc office in Düsseldorf
  • Part/full-time

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Expired job offers.

Terminologist (part/full-time)

Analytical, creative, term-savvy? Sounds like you?

You know terminology management systems and love terminology work. You think your way into new processes and systems quickly. Analytical thinking, organizational skills, independent work, the ability to learn and customer friendliness round off your profile. Our credo is your credo: No term is unimportant!

 

Responsibilities

You support in terminology projects, conduct customer meetings and document results. You carry out terminology work, deal with terminology software, test and evaluate, observe the market and pass on your knowledge to the team and customers.

Education

It is important that you have the necessary basic knowledge and that you are interested in the tasks. We could imagine that you also have a university, TH or FH degree (Master) in philological courses, translation, language technology, computational linguistics (or comparable).

Knowledge

  • Native German language skills, both written and spoken
  • Very good English skills, both written and spoken
  • Knowledge of another language is advantageous (preferably bilingual)
  • Very good verbal and written communication skills
  • Prior knowledge of terminology
  • Very good access to software applications, especially in the field of terminology
  • Very good PC skills: Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Understanding of technical contexts is an advantage

Start, place of deployment, contract

  • Start immediately
  • Location Düsseldorf (by arrangement)
  • Home office is possible in whole or in part after training period
  • Training in the blc office in Düsseldorf
  • Part/full-time

Apply for this position →

Language process consultant (part/full-time)

Are you customer-oriented, addicted to optimization, and communicative?

You understand how language software works and what you can do to improve it. You enjoy optimizing language processes and software environments. You like to work in a team and love drawing diagrams and slides. You are no stranger to project management. You enjoy presenting at customer meetings and love to convince others.

 

Responsibilities

You take on customer projects independently, plan them and carry them out. You follow up on projects, drive tasks forward and report to the management. You conduct customer meetings and document processes. You take up requirements and vulnerabilities and implement them together with customers and system manufacturers.

Education

It is important that you have the necessary basic knowledge and that you are interested in the tasks. We could imagine that you also have a university, TH or FH degree (Master) in business informatics, information science, translation, specialist translation, computational linguistics or comparable.

Knowledge

  • Native German language skills, both written and spoken
  • Very good English skills, both written and spoken
  • Very good verbal and written communication skills
  • PC skills: Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Project management skills
  • Agile PM software application skills, e.g. Jira, Confluence, Trello are of advantage
  • Good access to language software applications (MT, TMS, terminology database, etc.)

Start, place of deployment, contract

  • Start immediately
  • Location Düsseldorf (by arrangement)
  • Home office is possible in whole or in part after training period
  • Training in the blc office in Düsseldorf
  • Part/full-time

Apply for this position →

Working student / Internship from the 3rd semester onwards

You are interested in software, enthusiastic about technology, and have an affinity for language?

You have a knack for software, like to test, and you are curious and structured. You are proficient in your own (and other) languages, understand the linguistic rules behind them, and can identify, explain, and apply them. In addition, you have organizational skills, love to work independently and understand quickly.

Responsibilities

You support our core team in the evaluation and documentation of all kinds of language software and in testing. You will help blc experts document customer processes and record requirements.

Education

Students of philology or (computer) linguistic from the 3rd semester onwards.

Knowledge

  • Native German language skills
  • Very good knowledge of English
  • Very good verbal and written communication skills
  • Very good PC user skills: Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Good access to software applications in the language field (MT, TMS, terminology database, etc.)

Start, place of deployment, contract

  • Start immediately,
  • Location Düsseldorf (home office after training)
  • At least 16 hours/week (days/times by arrangement)
  • Duration: At least one year, extension possible
  • Hourly wage by arrangement
  • Proof of internship possible

Apply for this position →

Computer linguist (part/full-time)

Are you analytical, creative, adventurous?

You understand machine, linguistic processes, such as term extraction, corpusanalysis and bilingual sentence alignment, know how language software (MT, CAT, terminology) works and what can be done to improve the results. You can and automate manual processes. You like to work with people, love unsolved puzzles and also like to draw a diagram to visualize your ideas. You think quickly into processes and requirements and find solutions and optimization approaches.

Responsibilities

You support in terminology projects, conduct customer meetings and document results. You carry out terminology work, deal with terminology software, test and evaluate, observe the market and pass on your knowledge to the team and customers.

Education

It is important that you have the necessary basic knowledge and that you are interested in the tasks. We could imagine that you also have a university, TH or FH degree (Master) in philological courses, translation, language technology, computational linguistics (or comparable).

Knowledge

  • Native German language skills, both written and spoken
  • Very good English skills, both written and spoken
  • Knowledge of another language is advantageous (preferably bilingual)
  • Very good verbal and written communication skills
  • Prior knowledge of terminology
  • Very good access to software applications, especially in the field of terminology
  • Very good PC skills: Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Understanding of technical contexts is an advantage

Start, place of deployment, contract

  • Start immediately
  • Location Düsseldorf (by arrangement)
  • Home office is possible in whole or in part after training period
  • Training in the blc office in Düsseldorf
  • Part/full-time

Apply for this position →

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