Localization Academy

Localization Engineer

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As a Localization Engineer, you will support the Sales and Operations team with file support and advice, own the research and implementation of technical file engineering solutions, and promote localization best practice in line with ISO standards. You will be the central contact for all localization engineering topics and will liaise with a variety of stakeholders across the business to ensure the best processes for localization workflows are implemented and followed.


  • Support the Sales and Operations teams by preparing documents for translation and delivery in accordance with client requirements and deadlines.
  • Proactively research, design and implement technology solutions.
  • Be a central contact for US time zone teams for all localization engineering topics.
  • Constantly review existing processes to ensure they are up to date.
  • Provide client advice on technical localization best practices, where necessary.
  • Work closely with the rest of the Engineering team to share knowledge and solutions.
  • Lead workshops to present new solutions and ideas.
  • Adhere to our ISO-accredited procedures.


  • At least 3 years’ experience in a technical file support role in the Language Services industry.
  • In-depth knowledge of CAT tool technology and Translation Memory Management.
  • Knowledge of Machine Translation technology.
  • Strong organizational and multitasking skills.
  • Solution-oriented approach.
  • Friendly and credible personality who inspires trust.
  • Flexibility and a positive ‘can-do’ approach.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and listening skills

Working Hours: 6 hours a day – PST time zone.

Nice to have:

  • Experience with scripting and regular expressions.
  • In-depth experience of XTM.
  • Experience of memoQ.
  • Experience of Machine Learning techniques.