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Localization Specialist - French (In-House)



Amsterdam, Netherlands


QA and Localisation





Contract | Full Time


The French Localization Specialist will work alongside the localization lead to deliver translation, proofreading, and other language services. This is a full time, salary based position for someone who will be a core member of the localization team. He or she will also work closely with fellow team members from various departments on all editorial facets of our products. This requires a high level of knowledge regarding native slang, phraseologies, and nuances in the language of expertise. The right candidate must be willing to complete test pieces as a part of the recruitment process.



· Translating and Editing of in game content, templates, press releases, and all product-related text in the language of expertise.

· Editing of grammar, punctuation, spelling, style, and language-specific slang in the language of expertise.

· Ensuring consistency regarding the use of terminology and style in the language of expertise.

· Reviewing, revising, and proofing copy in the language of expertise.

· Interacting with fellow localization team members and project coordinators from various departments outside of the editing department on a daily basis.

· Reporting of project status and project progress to the Localization Lead on a regular basis.


Desired Skills and Experience


· Fluent (Native level) French Speaker 

· Excellent communication skills

· Experience in a similar role

· Several years of gaming translation experience

· Knowledge of common CAT tools such as Memsource, MemoQ, Trados and/or similar

· Able to work independently and cross functionally

· Able to work within given timeframes and tight schedules

· Passion for and experience in gaming

· Experience of the fantasy lore and its common glossary



· We look forward to receiving your application including a cover letter and CV.

· Mobile application doesn’t include CV, therefore please apply with a computer.


Kakao Games is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe individual differences and diversity plays an important role in our company culture. 

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