Translator English to German (f/m)

  • Vollzeit
  • Berlin

Webseite GAMEVIL COM2US Europe GmbH

GAMEVIL Com2us Europe GmbH is looking for a motivated and enthusiastic individual to join its team as a video game translator for German, to work on globally successful mobile games like Heir of Light, Dragon Blaze, ArcheAge Begins, Kritika, and upcoming titles. This is a full-time, fixed-term contract position for 1 year, based in our offices in Berlin, Germany.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Translate and edit a variety of game-related materials from English into German: in-game content, events, marketing/PR texts…
  • Ensure consistency of style and terminology within translated content
  • Manage outsourcing of German translation tasks if needed
  • Perform linguistic QA by testing integrated translations in successive game versions
  • Work closely with Berlin localization team, international team members in the USA (El Segundo, California) / South Korea (Seoul), and international development teams, to ensure accuracy and integrity of translations

Requirements:

  • Native-speaker level in German; excellent communication skills in English
  • Previous experience in translation – ideally in video game localization or in fields involving creative writing style (entertainment, subtitling…)
  • Excellent command of the German language (grammar, phraseology, punctuation, colloquialisms) and very reliable understanding of the English language
  • Gaming experience, familiarity with general video game terminology – Previous experience in video game testing or software testing would be an advantage.
  • Experience using relevant CAT tools, especially MemoQ, plus familiarity with Google Documents and Microsoft Office
  • Ability to work with regular, tight deadlines
  • Good people skills, team player

Preferred Skills:

  • Familiarity with text-heavy games, role-playing, fantasy and sports subjects
  • Command of additional languages (especially Korean, French)
  • Previous experience in localization task management
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel (macros, formulas…) / CAT Tools (e.g. import/export, management of tasks and reference documents)

Education/Training:

  • College degree, professional college degree

To apply, please send your cover letter and resume with email title “Translator German” to hr_eu@gamevilcom2us.com.

Please refer to this job advertisement in your application.

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