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What is an IT Comtor? What is their job like? What is the actual salary and opportunity of this profession in the future? Through this article, Navigos Search will discuss these issues as well as share some experiences to help with those at the start of this career. Let's explore together.

1. What is an IT Comtor

IT Comtor (Information Technology Communication) is an interpreter working in the field of information technology, responsible for interpreting speech, meetings and requests of the parties.

A Job description of an IT Comtor is as below:

  • Translating manuals and technical documents
  • Interpreting in seminars for parties involved
  • Participating in meetings and seminars to report the overall progress of the projects
  • Proposing practical solutions
  • Inform customers of possible problems and seek appropriate solutions,...

IT Comtor is an interpreter working in the field of information technology

2. Requirements to become a professional IT Comtor

A professional IT Comtor will have to have the following qualities:

Be knowledgeable about IT

IT Comtor needs to master IT technical terms, have in-depth knowledge of IT, master and know how to use IT terms, programming languages (Java, C#, JavaScript, ...). In addition, being able to code is also a great advantage in the profession


One of the prerequisites for becoming an IT Comtor is being multilingual. English is extremely necessary for you to communicate with customers, and being able to speal other languages will help you communicate and implement job requirements smoothly for team members.

Broad social knowledge, good communication skills

Because of the communicative nature of this profession, IT Comtor needs the ability to talk fluently, gently, equipped with diverse social knowledge and understanding of the cultures of different countries to smooth conversations as well as optimize time to participate in other projects.

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Actively researching and exploring

Nowadays, the sources of information are very diverse and mostly available on the Internet. The person working as an IT Comtor must research and study the available information as well as learning from someone with experience for self-development.

Manage and organize work efficiently

The workload and pressure of this profession are heavy, there might be weeks or even days when you have to join numerous meetings. Therefore, you need to have proper work allocation, always be well-prepared in order to not miss any tasks and avoid delay or wasting any investment opportunities or important negotiation.

Preciseness and a can-do spirit

Similar to the work of other interpreters, IT Comtor requires absolute precision because even just one single mistranslated word can change the meaning of the whole sentence, affecting the contract as well as the content of the exchange. You need to be attentive and mind both your statement and tone while working.

IT Comtor recruitment requires various characteristics

3. Great benefits of becoming an IT comtor

In recent years, IT Comtor has emerged as a trend as there are numerous investments in Vietnam from foreign IT companies such as Japan, China, the United States... Increasing demand for interpreters makes it easy to find a job posting using the keyword “IT Comtor”. Especially when a lot of great benefits comes from being IT Comtor:

  • Opportunity to improve your language skills, exposure to different languages and explore new cultures.
  • Improve communication skills more effectively by working and communicating information to a wide range of audience. As the ability to communicate is enhanced, the conversion of technical concepts also becomes simpler and easier to understand.
  • Each project will have its own characteristics, different customers hence an IT Comtor will be able to learn about other industries and fields. For example, for a programming project on a bank, IT Comtor will learn about banking terminology and expertise; and with projects on web code, law, business, ... is an ideal opportunity to expand social knowledge
  • Depending on different companies and businesses, the income level of an IT Comtor will differ, but usually ranges from 400 - 1000 USD and or even higher for old hands and good performance.
  • After becoming a professional and experienced IT Comtor, you will have great opportunities for advancement with many positions in other industries such as translators for books, documents, movies, conferences,...


Lots of attractive benefits for IT Comtor

4. Finding a job as an IT Comtor at Navigos Search

Attractive salary and potential for career development opportunities have made many candidates pursue IT Comtor career path. If you are also interested, do not hesitate to send your CV to Navigos Search - the most prestigious mid-to-senior level recruitment company in Vietnam – for a chance to work in leading companies and enterprises.

The consulting team at Navigos Search are experts who understand the value of human resources and are also well-informed about the labor market. Based on the methodical recruitment process and candidate's ability and experience assessment, as well as labor market situation, Navigos Search's experts will search for jobs as IT Comtor and contact the candidate whenever there is a suitable position open.

Navigos Search serves as a bridge for salary negotiation and benefit advisory for candidates when being selected. After the candidate receives the job offer and confirm, the position will be closed. Navigos Search continues to accompany businesses and candidates throughout the process of onboarding.

There will be times when candidates find it hard to discuss directly with managersExperts of Navigos Search will then help candidates find solutions and signal businesses in order to make candidates feel secure and committed to the company.

In addition, with 375,000+ senior candidates, 85,000+ senior management candidates on hand and optimal recruitment solutions, Navigos Search is confident to be the number 1 talent hunter company in Vietnam. With more than 20 years of experience in the profession, we are proud to have brought millions of the job opportunities to employees as well as supporting and accompanying hundreds of thousands of businesses, large and small companies across Vietnam to obtain quality human resources

Navigos Search - Vietnam's leading mid- and high-level talent recruitment company

If you are aspiring to find an IT Comtor job or want to be notified of a position that is suitable for your expertise and experience, please send your CV to Navigos Search to become our potential candidate and get contacted asap. Or if your business is in need of recruiting personnel, do not skip the talent recruitment service of Navigos Search to for the best candidate!

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