Localization Project Coordinator (m/f)

Games Jobs - QA / Localisation - UK & Europe

Job Title Localization Project Coordinator (m/f)
Job Category Localisation
Job Description Localization Project Coordinator (m/f) 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!This 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 a Localization Project Coordinator (m/f) you will manage and coordinate the localization of our games and will collaborate with various internal departments and external service providers. In addition you will ensure the quality of all the texts in a language you speak and write to native-speaker standard.

Your job:
  • Manage the localization of our innovative games from start to finish. You will work closely with our game teams, other departments, our quality assurance and external service providers, and you will ensure that our localization into a large number of languages is completed on time and to a high standard.
  • Work closely with CAT tools, project management systems, terminology databases and spreadsheets.
  • Create style guides and glossaries
  • Translate and proofread various texts to ensure a high level of linguistic quality

Your profile:
  • Several years' experience in localization management or a comparable area
  • Solid experience in handling CAT tools, terminology databases and spreadsheets
  • A completed translation training course, a completed degree in translation, or a similar qualification
  • Native-speaker level knowledge of one of the following languages: English, German, French, Spanish, Polish, Russian, Dutch, Italian, Arabic, Korean, Chinese
  • Very good written and spoken German and English
  • Able to work independently, with 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: locajobs@goodgamestudios.com
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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