Localization Academy

Korean Translator

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Playrix is one of the most successful mobile game development companies in the world. In terms of revenue, we rank among the top 3 in the world and are first among all mobile applications in EMEA. Our games have been installed 2.3 billion times (that’s a third of the world’s population!) and over 30 million people play them every day.

We are currently seeking a dynamic Translator with native fluency in Korean and excellent command of English based in Ireland. By joining us, you’ll have the opportunity to translate mobile games and game-related content for players of games enjoyed by millions of people worldwide.

Tasks:

  • Translation and cultural adaptation of game texts from English to Korean (character dialogues, narrative, menu texts, descriptions of elements and functions)
  • Meeting requirements for translation quality, speed, and deadlines
  • Post-editing machine translation
  • Interaction with editors, development teams, and other translators in the department
  • Creating and maintaining up-to-date documentation for the assigned project (at least for 1 project): glossary in memoQ, articles and style guides in the Knowledge Base
  • Handling feedback on the quality of translations

Requirements:

  • Native fluency in Korean, both written and spoken
  • Fluency in English, both written and spoken
  • A background in linguistics, translation, and/or localization is preferred
  • Gaming experience and interest in mobile technology
  • Excellent writing skills and attention to detail
  • Critical thinking, creativity, commitment to quality

What we offer:

  • A competitive salary package that recognizes your contributions
  • Flexible working hours
  • A part-time position (20 hrs/week)
  • The option to work remotely