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Localization Lead

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Job Purpose

As a Localization Lead you get the chance to coordinate translation of the projects for our clients. You will be communicating and collaborating with everyone involved in the localization process. Interacting with vendors, distributing tasks, resolving problems, creating reports. On top of that, you will use your IT knowledge, learn more about localization technologies, and expand your project management skills.

Job Overview

Key Responsibilities

  • Responsibility for the technical execution of localization process
  • Coordination of external translators and resolving technical issues with customer (written / verbal communication in English)
  • Process optimization
  • Cooperating on automation development to reduce manual work
  • Emphasis on time and priority management, innovation

Skills & Experience

  • Partial knowledge of object oriented programming (C#, Java), scripting (VBA, JS, …) would be an advantage
  • Ability to think outside the box and creatively combine available options in novel ways
  • Analytical thinking
  • Knowledge of Windows, MS Office (Excel), HTML / XML
  • Advanced knowledge of English (C1 preferably) – spoken and written form
  • Ability to present your innovations to the customer
  • Automotive knowledge (preferably car electronics) would be an advantage
  • Detail oriented
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to prioritize
  • Ability to come up with innovative solutions to make your own work easier
  • Very good communication skills and teamwork spirit

Life at RWS

At RWS, we’re here for one purpose: unlocking global understanding.

As a unique, world-leading provider of technology-enabled language, content, and intellectual property services, we remove the barriers to communication to make global connection possible. Our unrivalled experience and deep understanding of language have been developed over more than 60 years. As we look to shape the future, our ambition is to create a world where understanding is universal for everyone.

We work with over 80% of the world’s top 100 brands, more than three-quarters of Fortune’s 20 ‘Most Admired Companies’ and almost all the top pharmaceutical companies, investment banks, law firms and patent filers. Our client base spans Europe, Asia Pacific and North and South America. Our 65+ global locations across five continents service clients in the automotive, chemical, financial, legal, medical, pharmaceutical, technology and telecommunications sectors.  

If you like the idea of working with smart people who are passionate about breaking down language barriers and giving back to their communities, then you’ll love life at RWS. Our work fundamentally recognizes the value of every language and culture. So, we celebrate difference, we are inclusive and believe that diversity makes us strong.

We want every employee to grow as an individual and excel in their career. In return, we expect all our people to live by the values that unite us: to partner with colleagues and clients, to adopt a pioneering spirit, to be positive in progressing the work we do, and always to deliver what we promise.

RWS Values

Get the 3Ps right – Partner, Pioneer, Progress – and we´ll Deliver together as One RWS.

For further information, please visit: RWS  

RWS embraces DEI and promotes equal opportunity, we are an Equal Opportunity Employer and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind. RWS is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at RWS are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, religion, nationality, ethnicity, sex, age, disability, or sexual orientation. RWS will not tolerate discrimination based on any of these characteristics

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