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Localization Specialist – German (Remote)

562/1521/124077

Negotiable

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Netherlands

QA and Localisation

03/05/2019

03/05/2019

02/07/2019

Associate

Contract | Full Time

Yes

The German 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.

Responsibilities

· 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

Requirements

· Native/bilingual German speaker

· Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, in English

· 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

 

Note

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

· Please include what the earliest starting date would be and your salary expectation.

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

· This position is for 1 year contract and open to contract renewal after 1 year, depending on the performance.

· It is a Full-time position for Remote Freelancer.



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