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Interpreters Needed for Gaming Convention in November

Posted: Aug 1, 2018 20:18 GMT   (GMT: Aug 1, 2018 20:18)

Job type: Interpreting Job
Service required: Interpreting, Simultaneous


Languages: English to Chinese, English to French, English to German, English to Korean, English to Portuguese, English to Russian, English to Spanish

Job description:

Are you a fan of video games? Whether that's first person POV, stagey RPGs, or especially, MMO or MMORPG games, do you live for the experience of completing the next quest and gathering all that sweet, sweet loot? Are you also an experienced linguist in simultaneous interpretations from English into one of the languages below and would kill for the opportunity to be a part of one of the industry's biggest gaming conventions in the world? If the answer is yes, then read on!

We are looking for an Interpreter with experience in simultaneous interpretations, who also lives, breathes, and sleeps video game knowledge. This position will be part of a 3 day event in November 2018 located in Anaheim, CA.

Languages Needed:

Portuguese (Brazil)
French (France)
German (Germany)
Korean
Mandarin
Russian
Spanish (International)

Qualifications

Preferred candidates in California

Simultaneous Interpreting Experience

We’re looking for at least 5 years of simultaneous interpreting experience with a strong focus on conference interpreting

Live broadcasting/remote experience

Any experience with simultaneous interpreting for broadcasts, live streams, or anything done remotely is strongly preferred. Any broadcasting-related work experience you may have outside of interpreting work is also helpful to know

Technical knowledge of the gaming industry

This can include interpreting experience, other professional work related to gaming, gaming in your free time, etc.

Knowledge of MMORPG video games and media

Technical knowledge in field related to gaming within the tech space. This can include any subject matter experience in tech, media, or experiential marketing

Strong ability in quickly learning new concepts and unfamiliar subject matter

Additional Information

If this contract position is interesting to you, please apply and make sure your CV shows your simultaneous interpretation experience in any of the above languages and call out your gaming experience.

When there's a fit, we'll ask you to sign an NDA so we can give you all the details about this fun client, and to ask you take a client-specific test.
Location/event: Anaheim, CA
Time/duration: 3 day event in November 2018

Poster country: United States

Service provider targeting (specified by job poster):
info Preferred specific fields: Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino
info Preferred native language: English
Subject field: Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino
info Required quoter location: United States
Quoting deadline: Aug 31, 2018 16:00 GMT
Additional requirements:
Simultaneous interpreting experience is required.
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