Internship Opportunities for Undergraduate and Graduate Students in Technical Translation Services Industry

Language Scientific is a Boston, Massachusetts-based translation company. We specialize in technical translation, software localization and interpreting services primarily for companies in the Technology, Engineering, Pharmaceuticals and Clinical Research industries. We offer translation services in over 150 languages, with the majority of our work focusing on technical and medical translation between English and French, German, Spanish, Japanese, Chinese and Korean.

We have three ongoing Internship Opportunities for college and graduate students:

Language Scientific internships are paid and are available for Summer, Fall or Spring semesters. All internships must be located at our corporate headquarters in Medford, MA. Language Scientific offers no remote internships.

Marketing Internship Description

Language Scientific, a leading provider of technical and medical translation services in the United States, is offering a challenging internship in our Marketing Department. The successful candidates will participate in a broad range of marketing activities, including:

  • Participating in the development and writing of marketing materials
  • Preparation of proposals for submittal to corporations and government agencies
  • Research on specific market segments to determine their need for technical and medical translation services
  • Planning and executing new marketing programs, including measurement of results
  • Creating and managing a business blog

Language Scientific marketing interns will work closely with the VP of Sales and Marketing and other senior staff on a daily basis, offering substantial opportunities for professional development in addition to the experience of working on specific projects.

This is a hands-on position offering the successful candidates front-line experience in the development of a growing sales and marketing department for a leading company in the exciting field of translation services for international business.

Qualifications for the Marketing Internship

Qualified candidates will be seniors or graduate students in business, writing, or marketing degree programs. You will be highly creative, have excellent written communication skills, and be able to work independently. You will enjoy contact with people, and be both willing and able to make the case why Language Scientific is a resource to be considered by corporations in need of specialized, technical translation services. This is a chance to make an impact, as well as an impression – the work you provide will directly influence the way in which Language Scientific represents itself to a broad range of international markets.

We expect a commitment of 10 – 20 hours per week during the Fall and Spring semesters, and 30 – 40 hours a week during the summer for a minimum of 3 months. Potentially, regular employment may result from exceptional performance. US and international students are welcome to apply.

Application Procedure

Interested candidates should apply via email to: internship@languagescientific.com. Your application should include the following:

  • A 2-3 page proposal on how you may approach the above-referenced work, which industries you believe are good target markets for Language Scientific and why, how you would structure your work to advance Language Scientific’s success in these industries, and why you in particular would be a good fit for the Language Scientific sales and marketing internship position
  • A writing sample: an expository essay or a marketing piece
  • Current school transcript (for undergrads) or resume (for graduate students)

Translation Operations Department Internship

Internship Description

Language Scientific, a leading provider of medical and technical translation services, is offering a challenging internship in our Operations Department. Significant growth in Language Scientific’s business has given us the opportunity to structure positions in which the successful candidates will participate in a broad range of production activities, including but not limited to:

  • Recruiting, qualifying and managing the testing process for prospective translators
  • Participating in coordination of complex translation and interpreting projects
  • Assessing documents and software

Language Scientific Production interns will work closely with the Director of Operations and other senior staff on a daily basis, offering substantial opportunities for professional development in addition to the experience of working on specific projects.

This is a hands-on position offering the successful candidates front-line experience in project management of translation projects for a leader in this exciting international field.

Qualifications

Qualified candidates will be seniors or graduate students in business degree or language related programs. You will be highly creative, have excellent organizational skills and be able to work independently.

This is a chance to make an impact, as well as an impression—the work you provide will directly influence the way in which Language Scientific represents itself to a broad range of international markets. We expect a commitment of 10 – 20 hours per week during the Fall and Spring semesters, and 30 – 40 hours a week during the summer for a minimum of 3 months. Potentially, regular employment may result from exceptional performance. US and international students are welcome to apply.

Application Procedure

Interested candidates should apply via email to: internship@languagescientific.com. Your application should include the following:

  • A description of why you feel you are a good candidate for this internship
  • Current school transcript (for undergrads) or resume (for graduate students)

Multilingual Graphic Designer Internship

Graphic Designer Internship Description

Language Scientific, a leading provider of engineering, medical, and technical translation and interpreting services in the United States, is offering a challenging internship in our Marketing Department. The successful candidates will participate in a broad range of graphic design activities, including:

  • Design and production of presentations for major corporations and government agencies
  • Design and layout of marketing materials representing Language Scientific to targeted markets
  • Updating and improving the company’s website: www.languagescientific.com

Language Scientific graphic design interns will work closely with the Director of Marketing, Director of Business Development, and other senior staff on a daily basis, offering substantial opportunities for professional development in addition to the experience of working on specific projects.

This is a hands-on position offering the successful candidates front-line experience in the development of a growing marketing department for a leading company in the exciting field of translation services for international business.

Qualifications for the Graphic Design Internship

Qualified candidates will be seniors or graduate students in graphic design-related degree programs. You will be highly creative, have excellent communication skills, and be able to work independently. This is a chance to make an impact, as well as an impression—the work you provide will directly influence the way in which Language Scientific represents itself to a broad range of international markets. We expect a commitment of 10 – 20 hours per week during the Fall and Spring semesters, and 30 – 40 hours a week during the summer for a minimum of 3 months. Potentially, regular employment as a graphic designer may result from exceptional performance. US and international students are welcome to apply.

Application Procedure for the Graphic Design Internship

Interested candidates should apply via email to: internship@languagescientific.com. Your application should include the following:

  • Your graphic design portfolio; or a 2-3 page proposal on how you may approach the above-referenced work: what changes would you recommend for the Language Scientific website, how you would structure your work to advance Language Scientific’s success in presenting itself to international markets, and why you in particular would be a good fit for the Language Scientific internship position.
  • Current school transcript (for undergrads) or resume (for graduate students)

Contact Us

Please call us at 1-617-621-0940 or email us at info@languagescientific.com to find out how Language Scientific can help you meet your translation requirements.