Jimdo is the easiest and fastest way to create a website with no coding knowledge necessary! With a simple intuitive interface, Jimdo enables anyone to create a customized online presence with a blog, portfolio, business website or online store. Together we’ve helped our users create over 20 million websites around the world.

Jimdo has a passionate team of around 200 people in Hamburg and Tokyo. We value teamwork, openness, and mutual support. Join us if you’re looking for a driven, enthusiastic, and diverse international team. Each of us is an expert in our field, and together we strive to achieve the best possible results for our customers.

As a German Translator, you will work closely with our Content Editors, Product Teams, and Localization Coordinator. You will be responsible for translating our software, website, SEO and marketing campaigns for a German speaking audience. You have an eagle-eye for detail, empathy for customers, and you can communicate technical information in a friendly, conversational tone.


  • Translate and proofread the text within our desktop CMS and mobile applications for a German speaking audience.
  • Translate and proofread blog posts, UX and newsletter communication to our German speaking customers.
  • You’ll translate content for our websites including SEO optimization and keyword target review/translation.
  • Work closely with and inspire Jimdo’s team of writers, translators and designers, helping them create, execute, and translate the best, most creative content ideas across Jimdo’s 8 languages.
  • You’ll explain complicated topics and technical features in a way that’s easy for “non-tech” people to understand
  • Shape, share and continuously improve a distinct voice and tone in Jimdo’s writing


  • 3-5 years of experience translating websites and UX for the tech industry from English to German.
  • Ability to write in a light, playful tone while still communicating clear messages.
  • Familiarity with SEO and keyword research
  • You are available daily, ca. 10 hours a week.
  • You can work remotely or inhouse with us in Hamburg

How to apply

You'll need to submit a resume, a cover letter, and 3 work samples that you find relevant for the position to Eike-Marie.