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Lionbridge Overview

Waltham, MA
5001 to 10000 employees
1996
Company - Private
IT Services
$500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year
Lionbridge enables more than 800 world-leading brands to increase international market share, speed adoption of products and effectively engage their customers in local markets worldwide. Using our innovative cloud technology platforms and our global crowd of more than ... Read more

Mission: We break down barriers and build bridges to new opportunity - everywhere.

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  • Members from our sales team volunteered at Lazarus House Ministries, a nonprofit organization dedicated to breaking the cycle of poverty. We left feeling inspired and more united than ever... a few of us even learned how to bake and wrap!

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Lionbridge – Why Work For Us?


Our people are our pride. It all starts with you.

Who are we?

Lionbridge partners with brands to break barriers and build bridges all over the world. For more than 20 years, we have helped companies connect with global customers by delivering marketing, testing and globalization services in more than 300 languages. Through our world-class platform, we orchestrate a network of 500,000 passionate experts in 5,000-plus cities, who partner with brands to create culturally rich experiences. Relentless in our love of linguistics, we use the best of human and machine intelligence to forge understanding that resonates with our customers’ customers. Lionbridge maintains solution centers in 27 countries. 


We're passionate about making an impact at work.  We're just as passionate about having a meaningful connection to the outside world. Together.

Across the globe, we partner with charities and work together as a team to build and enhance the communities around us to make the world a better place.

If making impact is part of your DNA, you will be surrounded by like-minded colleagues at Lionbridge!

Lazarus House

Our team in Waltham, MA USA volunteered at Lazarus House at holiday time to wrap gifts and bake food for those who are less fortunate. Lazarus House provides services to break the cycle of poverty.

Cradles to Crayons

We partner with Cradles to Crayons to provide holiday gifts to children in need; newborns to age 12!

Baale Mane

Lionbridge volunteers at Baale Mane, a girl's orphanange in Bangalore, India. We provides training in Functional English, Behavioral Training, Athletics, Dance, Music, Digital literacy, Career Guidance.

Sevalaya

Sevalaya is a registered charitable Trust, with activities in villages around Thiruvallur and Kancheepuram district in Tamil Nadu, India.

Lionbridge works with this charity to help student excel in Functional English, Teacher Training, dance, Athletics including volley ball, and digital literacy!

United Way

 

Across Canada, United Way is putting your donations to work where they get the greatest results. Together, we are creating lasting change in local communities from coast to coast to coast. In Brossard, Lions helped by preparing and distributing baskets while others helped in the gardens. 

At Lionbridge, named as one of Forbes "Best Employer for Women," "Best Large Employer," and "America's Most Trustworthy Companies," we pride ourselves on our network of people. Great people work for us as employees, as translators, and as interpreters. Our more than 6,000 people across 26 countries are supported by thousands more who enable our clients’ global success.

We hire across many areas and offer opportunities across the globe in our corporate offices as well as work-from-home opportunities.

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WE LOVE GAMES: LIONBRIDGE GAMES SERVICES

Join our crew of passionate, international gamers! Search here on Glassdoor for Lionbridge games jobs in Community, Test, Localization/Translation, Audio Production and Marketing. We can’t wait to meet more fellow gamers from around the world, like you!

Partnering with the games industry to raise the bar

At Lionbridge Games Services we love playing and testing games. We provide a full suite of end-to-end services to enable game studios to focus on getting products and services to market.

ENHANCING GAME EXPERIENCES THROUGH QUALITY TESTING

Quality assurance and testing are essential if you want to develop and deliver reliable game experiences that meet and exceed your customers' expectations.

Our in-house talent works around the clock in centralized game production centers across Europe, North America, and Asia to maintain our record of quality, on-time and cost-effective game services.

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What is the Smart Crowd?

We are a growing group of people who chose to work in the "Cloud" on our own terms: Night or day; two hours today and six tomorrow; at home or in a café anywhere in the world.

We gather people from all over the world especially those who are bilingual. Using our innovative cloud technologies, and our worldwide crowd of more than 100,000 cloud workers, we provide integrated solutions that enable clients to successfully market, sell and support their products and services in global markets.

Why would I join the Smart Crowd?

We offer you the ability to earn money by completing small tasks that you can fit in your schedule. You work for yourself, on as many tasks as you choose, from your own device, wherever, and whenever, you want. Plus you are connected to a global community of workers just like yourself!

Most people join us in the Smart Crowd for the opportunity to supplement their income. There is no long term commitment, simply complete the tasks you signed up for. We have a variety of tasks in data research, data entry, language, testing, and more.

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    Big focus on creating a culture and ensuring that we are all collaborating with one another. Leadership team has gone above and beyond to convey that message. No complains at all!

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    No cons as of right now. New leadership has continued to have clear communication with us.

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    I applied online. I interviewed at Lionbridge (Waltham, MA) in May 2017.

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    Phone interview with recruiter, followed the next day by a phone call with the hiring manager. Within a week I was invited onsite and met with 5 individuals for 45 minute interviews each. They asked relevant and interesting questions and were open to my questions. The recruiter got back to me within a few days to discuss the interview and an offer came immediately afterwards. It was an organized process all the way through. The recruiter was friendly, helpful, and transparent. The best process I went through in my career search. I believe most of the negative reviews are from part time contractors/interpreters and not corporate full time employees.

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