Now, we know what you’re thinking. Aren’t linguists subject matter experts? If yes, then it’s flat out strange for us to question whether or not you need them. And the answer is yes (sort of). Linguists are subject matter experts.
After all, when you work with Sajan, we match linguists that have extensive experience and expertise in your vertical to your company content.
But this isn’t the type of subject matter expert we’re talking about today. Today we’d like to cover subject matter experts that are brought in as an added translation quality step when specific industry expertise is required for compliance or regulation reasons.
Think of these people as final reviewers, except that they are highly versed in the topic at hand with necessary training or certification—like a bilingual, in-country doctor reviewing translated training materials for doctors. Yep, that specialized. Continue reading