Localization Project Manager

Full time Ivy Exec in IT | Telecommunications
  • Los Gatos, United States View on Map
  • Post Date: May 15, 2019
  • Apply Before : June 30, 2019
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  • Experience Level Mid-Senior level
  • Work From Home No

Job Description

A successful candidate is a highly motivated individual who works comfortably and autonomously in a fast-paced environment. You have a demonstrated ability to manage priorities and projects, with the right mix of organizational and communication skills.

You will use your localization experience and education to:

Manage localization projects and requirements across internal and external vendors and freelancers

Work cross-functionally with Leading On-Demand Video Service stakeholders to identify critical business blockers and collaborate on providing solutions

Oversee end-to-end localization workflow using our translation management tools and systems

Identify and manage project risk through prioritization, bug management, and other available options/remedies

Manage independent projects within the program or a closed-scope program

Drive high quality output from localization vendors & freelancers

Oversee the localization budget for your projects through gathering data on the cost, timeliness and quality of your projects

Participate in project kick offs & vertical meetings with cross-functional groups for planning

Manage & train vendors, translators and reviewers

Evangelize Globalization to stakeholders

Support Innovation initiatives like A/B Tests, localization task forces, including discovery, deliberation, pivoting, visibility for results, analysis & workflow optimization

Required Experience/Skills

Bachelor’s, or Master’s degree, in Localization, Language Studies, or International Studies

5+ years of prior localization project management experience, working on projects that involve language launches, software, creative content and/or subtitle localization

Working knowledge of industry standard localization tools

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Strong analytical problem-solving skills

Experience working in an internet company

Bias to action, proactive & innovative by nature

Strong attention to detail

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