Mobile Apps Localisation Specialist (English to Italian)

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Job Detail

  • Experience Level Associate
  • Work From Home Some times

Job Description

Position Summary:

The Mobile Apps Localisation Specialist role requires a native speaker of French/German/Italian/Spanish (Castilian) with proven ability to translate and proofread text from English for mobile game-related material and review its implementation.

The position requires an excellent command of language and the ability to write in an engaging style while sticking to brand guidelines, alongside an eye for detail

Primary Responsibilities:

For the language of expertise:

  • Localisation and proofreading of mobile game-related material, with a specialisation in mobile app updates (GaaS / Live-Ops).
  • Ensuring consistency regarding the use of terminology and style in the language of expertise.
    Reviewing, revising, and proofing mobile game-related contents.
  • Overseeing the QA process for mobile game-related material and implement changes as needed by gaining a thorough knowledge of games being localised in house.
  • Collaborating with other languages in order to keep high level of standards and quality across all languages.
  • Daily interaction with in-house translation and editing team
  • Regular reporting of progress to in-house management

Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

  • Native level language skill of the localisation language and fluent English language skill.
  • Knowledge of local culture for language of expertise
  • Excellent attention for details, ability to understand how different tasks can interact, handling of existing glossaries.
  • Proficiency in MS Office Package, especially Excel and Word
  • Native level language skill of the localisation language and fluent English language skill.
  • Knowledge of local culture for language of expertise.
  • Excellent attention for details, ability to understand how different tasks can interact, handling of existing glossaries.
  • Proficiency in MS Office Package, especially Excel and Word.
  • Usage of CAT tools, in particular MemoQ, and ability to learn new processes and software.
  • Knowledge of advanced mobile phone usage (command line operations, apk/ipa installation) is a plus.
  • Flexibility, ability to multi-task and work under pressure (unpredictable schedules, tight deadlines).
  • Good team-player and strong communication skills.
  • Passion for video games, preferably for the Pokémon brand. Experience in the industry a strong plus.
  • 2 -4 years of translation and/or editing experience publishing under regular deadlines.
  • Degree level education

Work Conditions:

  • Operate at a level to do what it takes to get the job done
  • All selected applicants will need to take a 3 to 4-hour aptitude test to measure their skills as part of the interview process.

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