Localization Academy

Localisation Specialist

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Job Description

We are now looking for another Localization Specialist to join our team in Lisbon!

Job Description

Our Localization Specialists are expected to:

  • Support product owners and peers during game production by writing and advising on texts and visuals to be used in new products.
  • Prepare and coordinate the localization of game-related texts by acting as a liaison between the stakeholders and third-party localization companies.
  • Manage localization projects in the 40+ languages we support and address any localization-related issues.
  • Deploy and verify localizations and changes to the required environments.
  • Test games and features in all supported languages by assessing texts and visuals displayed in-game.
  • Understand all current and new products to be able to spot deficiencies, provide solutions, and ensure consistency and quality of deliverables.
  • Provide assistance in modifying various texts/labels/terms for integrated software.
  • Systemize the translation process by unifying game texts and minimizing manual efforts where possible.
  • Perform other duties, as asked by the manager, which are related to this position and which meet the qualification.

Qualifications

You need to have a combination of strong communication skills and localization knowledge to perform a variety of tasks that include writing, localization management, localization bug fixing, and preparing release documentation.

To succeed in this role you should have:

  • High proficiency in English (both written and verbal) paired with skills in clear and effective communication.
  • Previous experience with localization or translation projects.
  • Localization management experience, familiarity with TMS, CAT and LQA tools.
  • Experience in technical writing, copywriting, content writing or other forms of publication which demonstrate your command of written English.
  • Good knowledge of MS Word, Excel, XML/HTML.
  • Attention to detail and precision.
  • The ability to work on a tight schedule when required.
  • The ability to work in a team and independently.

As a plus:

  • University degree in linguistics or related areas.
  • Good knowledge of Confluence and Jira.
  • Experience in working with Git.
  • Experience in quality assurance.
  • Experience or interest in the online gaming industry

Additional Information

We offer:

  • Entrepreneur culture of the company, which allows you to try new approaches and technologies all the time;
  • Recognition from the business which translates to very competitive salaries and a supportive attitude;
  • Being a part of an international team in a successful, publicly traded company;
  • Health insurance, contemporary office environment, tech conference attendance, training, hackathons and other benefits and perks.