Internship - Localization (English) (m/f)

Games Jobs - QA / Localisation - UK & Europe

Job Title Internship - Localization (English) (m/f)
Job Category Localisation
Job Description Goodgame Studios is Europe's fastest growing gaming company and one of Germany’s most successful technology businesses. With more than 900 employees at our headquarters in Hamburg we develop innovative online games which are played by more than 200 million players in 25 languages across more than 200 countries. Our talented, motivated team of experts and newcomers forms the basis of our success. Become a part of the success story and apply now!

The position is subject to an employment contract. We kindly request that freelancers and companies who would like to offer us their services do not respond to this advertisement.

As an Intern - Localization (English) (m/f) you will gain experience in managing and coordinating the localization of our online games and will collaborate with various internal departments and external service providers. In addition you will be tasked with translating a range of texts from German into English.

Your job:

  • Assist in managing the localization of our innovative casual games
  • Work closely with our specialist departments and external service providers
  • Translate from German to English and proofread texts
  • Support us in producing style guides and glossaries
  • Carry out linguistic testing on our games
  • This 6 month internship is ideal for a co-op course or for recent graduates looking for an exciting start to their career. Combining the position with a university thesis is possible.

Your profile:

  • Native-speaker level knowledge of English and excellent German, both written and spoken
  • A nearly completed degree in translation studies or modern languages
  • Some practical experience in this area or in project management is desirable
  • Able to work independently, good communication skills and team spirit
  • Enthusiastic about working in multi-disciplinary teams and passionate about games

We offer:

  • An exciting job where you can assume responsibility and develop professionally
  • A dynamic team with friendly, highly-qualified colleagues from all over the world
  • Strong, sustainable growth and fresh challenges every day
  • Flat hierarchies and short decision paths
  • A culture of mutual respect and an outstanding working environment
  • Further training with workshops, language courses and technical reference works, a healthy work-life balance, regular team events, sporting and leisure activities and much more!

Hamburg is one of the most beautiful cities in the world and provides a fantastic range of leisure activities as well as a great nightlife. A maritime atmosphere and its Hanseatic cosmopolitan flair enable an especially high quality of life – and safety. We will make relocating simple, help you find a flat, offer you a German course, and make it easy for you to get to know your new home town.

Your contact person for this job offer is Melanie Lietzke.

We look forward to receiving your application (cover letter, your CV and references) as well as your salary requirements and earliest possible starting date, preferably through our online application form.
If you have questions regarding your application, please send an email to the following address:

Goodgame StudiosTheodorstraße 42-90, Haus 922761 Hamburg
Salary negotiable
Location Hamburg, UK & Europe
Job Category QA / Localisation
Date posted 07/07/2014
Recruiter This job is advertised on behalf of Goodgame Studios using their internal reference .
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