Localization Copywriter

Full time bandainamcostudios in IT | Telecommunications
  • Santa Clara, United States View on Map
  • Post Date: October 31, 2019
  • Apply Before : December 16, 2019
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Job Detail

  • Experience Level Associate
  • Work From Home Some times

Job Description

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Able to proofread and edit translated game text to help ensure the text is the best it can be for a worldwide audience
  • Able to understand game lore, quests plot, game mechanics to make necessary creative and inspring editing improvement
  • Able to contribute according to cultural and market expectations during the adapatation process
  • Establish IP and game style guides for internal and external reference
  • Create glossaries for internal and external reference
  • Resolve text and inconsistency issues for English
  • Able to edit translated lines in scripts according to the timing instructions with little margin for error
  • Provide appropriate guidance and instruction in the VO script to provide the studio with information to make high quality VO
  • Able to create and update various localization documents, such as NPC documents, game story & lore highlights for localization, voiceover scripts, etc.
  • Able to review design documentation and identify common text design problems to propose solutions
  • Able to assist with the editing of marketing and community orientated content
  • Able to proofread and edit presentations for a creative professional audience

QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS

  • Knowledge of Korean is a plus
  • Knowledge of CAT Tools is a plus
  • Passionate about MMO and Fantasy games
  • Exceptionally strong creative writing and editing skills
  • Able to create translation memory is a plus
  • Able to provide concise and actionable feedback regarding the quality of the translated project
  • Able to provide concise and actionable feedback on the quality of external partners translation and LQA services

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