Ref: MS435432

Japanese-speaking QA tester/translator (Ref: MS43543-2)

Sector Others
Type Full-time, Temp/Contract/Project
Location Scotland
Salary (Annual) £ ~ 9 / Hour
A leading software testing company based in Glasgow is looking for a Japanese speaking professional with experience in localisation and translation for the gaming or other IT related fields to join their busy QA team in Glasgow on a temporary, project-by-project basis.
The Role
- Ensuring that the linguistic content of the games are correctly translated into Japanese and that the text is displayed correctly when seen in-game
- Making sure that all localised assets are implemented as designed, while also detecting and reporting any linguistic flaws
- Creating and maintaining terminology databases/glossaries for games contents
- Translation of internal and external documents and translation of contents for all clients
- You will need to be available to work either on a casual basis or on a project by project basis, depending on the length of the project
- Long term opportunities may be available to the right candidate who is able to demonstrate the adequate skills and attitude

Required Skills
- Most fluent in English and Japanese
- Ability to work under pressure and meet given deadlines
- Good communication skills and able to work as part of a team
- Interest and knowledge of videogames and platforms
- Keen eye for detail
- Excellent MS Office skills
- Understanding of games industry and game terminology
- Translation experience (Preferably within the games industry)
- Passion for video games
- Previous experience in Localisation QA (Quality Assurance) of video games will be an advantage
Updated: 10 days ago
Ref: MS435432