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Full-time Gaming Localization Specialist German>English

Posted: Feb 5, 2018 19:09 GMT   (GMT: Feb 5, 2018 19:09)
Vetting and notifications sent at: Feb 5, 2018 23:40 GMT

Job type: Translation/editing/proofing job
Services required: Translation, Checking/editing, Localization (other)

Languages: English to German

Job description:

Employment Type: Full Time
Compensation: Based on experience
Location: Orange County, CA

Job Duties:
- Translate and localize game scripts in the English - German pair.
- Assure the quality of the translated scripts meet cultural, lingual, industrial, and technical criteria by performing localization quality assurance tasks.
- Modify and edit all scripts as issues arise.
- Report job progress to localization team manager.
- Other ad-hoc assignments as assigned.

Job Requirements:
- Native level proficiency in both German and English (US)
- Bachelor's Degree from a relevant major or equivalent professional on/offline translation experience
- Three years of experience in translating entertainment/gaming-related scripts
- Extraordinary attention to detail
- Excellent writing and editing skills
- Ability to work independently
- Must be a positive, fun, upbeat person who enjoys working in a team environment
- Must have a passion for video games, and be knowledgeable about the gaming universe (terminology, popular games, etc.). Bonus points for avid mobile gamers! Extra life for RPG fans!

- Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance
- 401(K) Retirement Plan
- Leave benefits: PTO, Paid Holiday, Bereavement and more!
- Flexible Work Hours
- Half Day Friday(s)
- Catered Meals
- Other benefits available

Poster country: United States

Service provider targeting (specified by job poster):
Membership: Non-members may quote after 12 hours
Subject field: Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino
Quoting deadline: Jun 1, 2018 00:00 GMT
Delivery deadline: Dec 1, 2018 00:00 GMT
Additional requirements:
Experience within the entertainment and/or gaming industry
Sample text: Translating this text is NOT required
In game text
Game Scripts
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