German Games Linguist

Overview

Company Profile

 

Our client is an international technical services provider to the global games industry.
Established in 1998 in Dublin and now with operations in 39 studios, it provides integrated services for localisation, testing, audio, art creation and customer support in over 40 languages and 12 game platforms to the world’s largest games publishers and developers.

 

Role Overview

 

The Games Linguist position will be based in Leopardstown, Dublin 18, Ireland. This is a unique opportunity to be part of a team focusing on community and in game content for a leading social games publisher.

The role is to translate and trans create from English into German player support, community and in game content for mobile games. The linguist will also test the games in his native language.

This role requires excellent language skills, creativity and a passion for Games.

 

 

 

Skills Required

 

 

  • Native German speaker
  • Passion for games industry
  • Educational qualification in linguistics
  • Experience in translation, customer service or community, copywriting or linguistics
  • Excellent verbal and written linguistic skills both in German and English
  • Must be self-motivated and able to operate in a dynamic and fast-paced environment
  • Strong interpersonal skills

Duties and Responsibilities

 

 

  • Translate/trans create player support, community and in game content from English to German to a high quality standard
  • Perform Quality Assurance tasks in Game
  • Be responsible for all linguistic aspects of the translations you are assigned to ensure the best possible quality is achieved
  • Suggest process improvements that will deliver on goal of optimal translation quality
  • Collaborate with linguists in other languages on cross group Quality objectives

 

Jehona Jashari, Multilingual Resourcer/Recruiter - Your e-Frontiers consultant for this job

Jehona is a native Albanian from Kosovo and grew up in Norway. Jehona is a member of the business team and recruits for multilingual roles in customer service and technical support. She spent fours years in the UK where she gained a LLB Law Degree from Winchester University. Jehona Is bilingual and speaks fluent Albanian, Norwegian, English, German and has great understanding and communication skills in Swedish and Danish.

Specialises in: Customer Service, Technical Support, Marketing, Legal Research