Localization Academy

Engineer

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LOCALIZATION ENGINEER

Position Summary

Localization Engineers are technically skilled individuals with a desire to troubleshoot and create solutions for technical production issues including TM management, script development for data manipulation, and defining strategies for project executions.

The successful candidate is a team player who thrives in a fast-paced work environment, working alongside our Localization Engineers and Project Managers to develop creative solutions for handling complicated files and workflows. S/he is self-motivated to learn and become an expert in localization and our company’s technology products.

What You Will Do

  • Provide daily, project-based technical support to Project Management and sales departments
  • Facilitate company-wide technology rollouts
  • Assist project managers and linguists in troubleshooting issues related to the translation process
  • Validate new features in our CAT tool, TM Server and Analysis Package products
  • Management of Translation Memories (TMs), Automation of file analysis, parsing, and filtering
  • Prepare various file types for the localization process (including re-coding and script writing as needed) to ensure compliance with clients’ requirements and integrity of data
  • Provide quotes on new projects for sales and production upon request
  • Providing technical support to translation vendors

To Be Successful You Will Have

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree or its equivalent
  • Fluency in English
  • Knowledge of computer, scripting, and markup languages including (but not necessarily all of) VB, VBA, Perl, ASP, JSP, XML, HTML, XLIFF
  • High level of proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Adobe software, and Internet software
  • High level of proficiency in Windows platform
  • Strong communication and organizational skills
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Knowledge of regular expressions and XPath
  • Experience in a related field, with experience as a Localization Engineer preferred but not required

In Return, You Can Expect

  • Ongoing career opportunities at a repeat Forbes & Newsweek-listed “Best Employer for Women”, “Best Employer for Diversity”, “Best Remote Employer”, “Best Large Employer”, and “Most Loved Workplace”.