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Joboffer dated from 02/11/2021

Freelance Game Translator (m/f/d)



Writer / Editor


Full-time


immediately


Home Office

Germany




Company data



Behringstra├če 16b


22765   Hamburg



Job description


We’re looking for freelance translators (m/f/d), for the language pairs zh-TW to English & English to zh-CN/German/French/Spanish, who are specialized in the video games field, to join our pool of freelancers.

The main tasks include PEMT services (post-editing Machine Translation), translating and proofreading video game content and other materials into your work language, adhering to the highest industry standards.

Your tasks:

  • Translating, proofreading, and editing game content, marketing content and news / player communication from Taiwanese to English, English into Simplified Chinese, German, French or Spanish.
  • Updating translation memories and term bases for existing games.
  • Maintaining translation processes and sticking to style guidelines for a good cooperation with other in-house or freelance translators

 

Your qualifications:

 
  • Native German, French, Spanish, or Chinese (zh-TW or zh-CN) speaker and proficiency in English (any additional languages will be a plus)
  • A degree in translation studies, linguistics, languages or similar
  • Professional translation experience preferred
  • Previous CAT tool experience is a must (memoQ preferred)
  • Great knowledge of work language orthography and typographical syntax
  • Passion for and experience in online video games of various genres (MMO experience preferred)
  • Ability to handle tight deadlines, translating up to 2000 words/day or 4000 words/day for PEMT services


Requirements:

  • You are an authorized translator (with a VAT and the possibility to issue invoices)


BEFORE APPLYING, PLEASE PERFORM THE TRANSLATION TEST, THAT YOU CAN FIND UNDER THE FOLLOWING LINK:

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/e/2PACX-1vSNY-xSIlc9sfevCjE_fQNkG3bqK_CIw8AFGOkuTylTArwfi4GfBDMnMAToqHGYuAIAPOStz_clLjx9/pub?output=xlsx

Once you have performed the test, please include in your application:

  • Your updated CV, 
  • Your language pair(s) 
  • The results of your translation test


Your contact person for this position is Lydia Campomanes.




Contact Person

Mara Dinulescu

Senior Recruiting Manager


Behringstra├če 16b

22765 Hamburg



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