Localization Academy

Game Translator (Chinese to English)

Job Overview

FanYou Ph is seeking experienced professionals in the translation/localization field to join our team in developing games. As a Game Translator, you will play a vital role in game adaptation for different languages and cultures. Thus, should you be well-versed in the Chinese and English language, and with a strong familiarity with Chinese culture plus an avid online gamer, we invite you to become part of our growing team!

Must-have skills:

  • Native or with a strong grasp of English grammar, idioms, and vocabulary, (NON-NEGOTIABLE)
  • Have reached Chinese- HSK 6 language certification or a native Chinese speaker
  • Deep understanding of the Chinese cultural nuances. Strong familiarity with the local cultural habits,
  • Experience of studying abroad for foreign language study is highly preferred,
  • Professional experience in general localization/translation from CN to the English language and with COPYWRITING skills- a plus,
  • Preferably, a game enthusiast with long player experience in various genres of online mobile or PC games, and a good understanding of the operation mode of the local player community; and
  • Proven experience in game localization/translation or with love and a good knowledge of the gaming and game development industry- a crucial advantage

Key responsibilities:

  • Translation and adaptation of the in-game text, dialogues, instructions, subtitles, menus, and user interface elements
  • Managing the local player community in discord, telegram, etc.,
  • Independently complete game scripts/dialogues or documentation translation from Chinese to English,

Work Set-up: Onsite only

Schedule: Mon.- Fri. (8:30 PM-5:30 PM GMT+8)

Position: Game Translator

How to Apply

Submit your updated resume (pdf) and portfolio (zip file) in the link provided below:

Application Link:  https://tinyurl.com/GAMETRANSLATOR

Our Careers team will review your application thoroughly and reach out within 2-3 working days.

Thank you for your interest in joining our FYPH team!