Linguistic Tester Pretest Information

Thank you for applying to our Linguistic Tester role in Austin, Texas and signing the NDA.

If at this moment, you still have not signed the NDA, please make sure you do so before taking our pretest. You can sign the NDA by clicking this link.

Now that the NDA is done, we can disclose who the client is… Apple 😊 Time to test your languages stills!

As a reminder please note these important details:

  • This position is onsite in Austin, Texas (local candidates will be preferred, and we are not able to offer relocation assistance). 
  • Work authorization in the U.S. is required. 
  • Hourly Rate: $25/hour
  • Schedule: Monday - Friday, 9-5, (35 hours a week)

There are two tests in the process, and if you pass this first test you will then move on to the second round of testing which is hosted by the client. 

Our first test is intended to:

  • Assess your ability to perform satisfactorily on the client test
  • Prepare you for the client test
  • Give us the chance to provide personalized feedback and coaching on your test

The second test is:

  • The final step in the process, if you pass this test and are accepted by Apple, we can offer you the position! 
  • Please keep in mind we also will need you to complete a background check, as a part of Lionbridge’s standard hiring process

Tips/notes for test-takers:

  • Double-check your answers before you submit them
  • We are looking for people with above a 95% accuracy rate when it comes to their writing abilities, this means little to no errors (grammatical, spelling, punctuation, syntax, etc.)
  • Take it at a time where you have no distractions and have a stable internet connection
  • The first test should not take you longer than an hour to complete 
  • We will get back to you on the results of the test as soon as possible!

Sorry for the overload of information, but please let me know if you have any questions. 


You should be taking the test in the language of the position you are applying for!

Example: Dutch Content Editor applicants should be selecting Dutch. 


If you are applying to the Hebrew or Arabic Linguistic Tester role, click here to access the test! 

For all other languages, click here to access the test!


Best of luck 😊 


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