Overview Day to day management of the French localisation teamOrganise the daily work scheduleSupport, mentor & grow the team membersProviding translation & testing supportVendor quality management for French outsourcing operationsReporting French project status to Localisation ManagementWorking closely with the other Localisation Team Leads and Localisation Manager to advance efficiency, recommend tools, identify new opportunities, plan the localisation of new productsCreate a rewarding working environment for the localisation team membersQuality tracking & management of team membersManage the community engagement by the team for the French version of RSWHAT WE NEEDOutstanding French and English written/spoken skillsDegree in translation or equivalentExcellent Project and People Management skillsExcellent knowledge of the games industryPrevious translation experience - ideally with gamesExperience or good understanding of localisation QAAbility to adapt quickly to changes and prioritiesPrevious line management experienceMetrics driven reporting & analysisWHAT WE OFFER
Home to the iconic massive multiplayer online role-playing game RuneScape and its extended family of adventurous titles, we're a leading games studio that places our players at the heart of everything we do.
We've welcomed over 250 million players to RuneScape's world of enthralling fantasy and, together with our team of passionate game creators, our community helps to shape how our games evolve.
From casting votes on future game content, to interacting with the studio teams in live streams and in chat, we also join together in person at our celebrated fan convention, RuneFest.
Together with our players, we're united as one Jagex tribe. Together we're building deep and engaging multiplayer gaming experiences for players everywhere.
HOW YOU CAN CONTRIBUTE
We are looking for an experienced line manager with excellent linguist capabilities & great people skills that is overseeing our French localisation work for RuneScape and other titles. You'll be responsible for managing our team of French Localisation Specialists - translation, testing & community engagement - and will be scheduling & organising their work as well as evaluating the delivered quality. You'll be a strong motivator and great communicator, have at least 3 years of experience in translation & testing computer games, ideally MMORPGs.
Your responsibilities include:
If you join us you can expect a competitive salary and great benefits like fully paid for gym membership, bonus entitlement, private health care, flexible working, cycle repair and fresh fruit delivered to your team every day. We also have GREAT coffee machines, an onsite canteen and pub and an in-studio cinema! Expect regular team events as well as EPIC company-wide parties to celebrate our successes.Does this sound like you? We'd love to hear from you! Get in touch.
Jagex are an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy or maternity, religion or belief.