Terrafugia’s mission is to create practical flying cars that enable a new dimension of personal freedom. Terrafugia (ter-ra-FOO-jee-ah) is derived from the Latin fo
At Terrafugia, the sky’s not the limit—It’s cruising altitude. Terrafugia is still small, but we are growing fast. We have several Transition® prototypes and our test pilots have logged more than one hundred hours of flight testing.
Terrafugia has locations in Woburn, MA, Petaluma, CA, and Hangzhou, China.
The Technical Writer will play a key part in the communication between our Woburn, MA and Hangzhou, China offices by assisting our Leadership Team with all cross-continental matters. There is flexibility in this position with full-time or part-time, but the candidate must be able to work priority business hours in relation to the USA and China.
The role will be in Woburn, MA and will report directly to the Chief Executive Officer.
- Uses extensive knowledge of legal and technical terminology, along with client guidelines, to translate from Chinese into English and vice versa
- Translates documents, as needed
- Proofreads documents before delivery, with an emphasis on technical terminology, grammar, and readability
- Attends regular meetings to stay up-to-speed on all matters of the company
- Real-time meeting interpretation
- Holds inside information as privileged and confidential
- Supports other areas of the organization in various projects
- Other duties, as assigned
- Bachelor’s degree, desirable
- Expert knowledge of Mandarin Chinese and English languages
- Detail-oriented and a fast learner
- Knowledge of the automotive and/or aerospace industry, highly desired
- Some professional working experience a plus
- Outstanding organization, analytical, and problem solving skills
- Excellent written, verbal and presentation communication skills in both Mandarin and English
Terrafugia provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, ancestry, religion or veteran status, or any other status protected under applicable federal, state or local law.
Founded in 2006 to revolutionize personal transportation, Terrafugia has become the global leader of the emerging flying car industry with offices in the United States and China.