Localization Academy

Proofreader/Localization Quality Specialist

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About Milestone Localization:

We help companies communicate across cultures.

We’re based out of Bangalore and we provide translation and localization services to companies so they can connect with international audiences.

About the job:

As a Linguistic/Localization quality manager, you will make sure all the QA checks are done on the deliverables and the final texts are signed off before it is delivered to the client.

You will update and maintain the translator feedback databases, record repeated errors by the translators and constantly provide feedback to improve output.

You will be closely working with internal teams for all the quality aspects of the localization process. You will coordinate with various internal and external teams to deliver quality files to the client.

Salary:

Rs. 2,40,000- 2,60,000 pa

Responsibilities:

  • Checking to see if files meet project specifications before delivery
  • Preparing pre-delivery checklists and reports for every project
  • Using industry-specific review and QA tools on files
  • Analyse and assess individual projects in terms of quality.
  • Reviewing and evaluating to determine if the project conforms to the established quality guidelines and standards.
  • Proofreading and editing (Tool & Manual Review)
  • Coordination with other teams in-house.
  • Resource evaluation-report creation.
  • Perform linguistic(English) as well as a non-linguistic quality check. (All languages).
  • Attending webinars and training to have a better understanding of the quality framework.

Who we’re looking for:

In one sentence: someone who is extremely patient and diligent with an eye for detail.

You will spend all your time checking files for mistakes, flagging errors, making reports and checking boxes. You need to have the ability to spot mistakes other people have missed and set up processes to ensure they aren’t repeated.

Qualifications:

1. EXCELLENT written and spoken English communication skills. Knowing 2 other languages is preferred.

2. Any under graduation or post-graduation degree

3. Minimum 1 year of work experience in a similar role

4. Works well under pressure and tight deadlines

5. Great interpersonal skills

6. Ability to multitask

7. Punctual and flexible

Technical Skills:

1. Excel/google sheets

2. Any CAT tool (not strictly required)

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