Do you have a strong passion for both travel and language? Please keep reading! 

At KAYAK we’re looking for a talented Swedish translator (freelance and remote) to support the localization of our products. You will be working on our different travel brands, including KAYAK, momondo, HotelsCombined and OpenTable, and will contribute to exciting projects such as new travel features and marketing initiatives.

If you care about localization as much as we do, you’re the one we’re looking for. 

Join our talented global team of both freelance and in-house specialists to help travelers discover, book and enjoy the best places in the world.

Your Role

  • Provide translations from English into Swedish for our websites, apps and transcreate promotional materials to appeal to the local market and with an eye to our different brands

  • Translate content for UI, landing pages, SEO pages, social media copies and other product and marketing content

  • Identify and fix text-based bugs using an in-house translation software platform and perform product functionality checks (LQA)

  • We expect a lower workload in the beginning, with a potential for more in the future, depending on upcoming projects and vacation cover needs (15 - 20 hours / week)

Your Profile

  • Exceptional Swedish speaker – with effective written and verbal communication skills in English

  • Demonstrated localization / translation experience

  • Higher education in a relevant field (translation, linguistics, communication, marketing or similar)

  • Tech savviness is essential – web and mobile app literacy

  • QA/testing experience is a plus

  • SEO experience is a plus

  • Enjoys working with a variety of tasks

*Please note that your CV must be in English.


At KAYAK we help millions of travelers around the globe make confident travel decisions. KAYAK searches other sites to show travelers the information they need to find the right flights, hotels, rental cars and vacation packages and is the world's leading travel search engine.

As an employee of KAYAK, you will be part of a global network that includes OpenTable and KAYAK's portfolio of metasearch brands including Swoodoo, checkfelix, momondo, Cheapflights, Mundi and HotelsCombined. Many employees are dedicated to one brand, but we all have the benefit of using each other's strengths and insights. Together, we’re able to help people experience the world through dining and travel.

KAYAK is a part of Booking Holdings, the world leader in online travel and related services.

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