German Language Specialist (Hamburg, Germany)

Hamburg, Germany
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Job Position: German Language Specialist

Location: Onsite in Hamburg, Germany

Duration: Long-term assignment

Working hours:Full-time

 

We are currently looking for native German speakers who are Linguists, Localizers or Translatorshighly experienced in the fields of translationcreation of localized content in the local market and edition of English-German translations.

The Language Specialist will be responsible for the innovation, growth and shipping of high quality products and features.

 

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the overall linguistic quality (language, tone, and cultural appropriateness) of all content type in international markets
  • Define, develop, and maintain glossaries and style guides
  • Partner with marketing internal teams to define and develop glossaries and style guides for new products to shape the company’s voice in the local market
  • Translate and edit UI, online content, legal, and marketing materials for rush and special requests
  • Ability to develop a good understanding of market expectations for localization quality
  • Identify and address linguistic and functional issues

Requirements

  • Native Fluency in German
  • Fluency in English
  • Experience in translation/editing/linguistic review (consumer and enterprise products)
  • Familiarity with the culture, Internet trends, and daily habits in native language and ability to integrate this knowledge into a product (do not make product seem linguistically outdated)
  • BA/BS in Linguistics/Translation/language-related discipline
  • 2-4 years’ experience in localization in the consumer internet space
  • Communication and organizational skills
  • Ability to work with cross-functional teams and with remote teams in a matrixed environment
  • Willing to travel (once a year)

Preferred Skills

  • Fluency in additional languages is a plus
  • Knowledge of CAT tools
  • Master’s degree in Translation/Linguistics
  • Understanding of agile framework
  • Knowledge of software development cycle
  • Experience in marketing collateral and campaign localization

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If you have the required qualifications and you’re interested in this position, please send your resume (in English*) to MercedesF(at)Moravia(dot)com.

Thank you!

*If you don’t have an English version, feel free to send your resume in the original language along with a .doc file with only the essential information in English.


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