Internationalization Engineer
Posted on 4/3/2023
Los Gatos, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Structures & Algorithms
Web Development
  • Proven experience in i18n engineering, ideally related to web development and integrating i18n frameworks
  • Extensive knowledge of software design and architecture, data structures and algorithms
  • Experience in building scalable applications with high availability and performance
  • Passion for contributing to open source projects ( ideally ICU and CLDR )
  • Clear communication and presentation skills
  • Extensive experience with JUnit or TestNG
  • Solid experience using standard development tools, web services, and advanced scripting skills
  • Proven expertise in externalizing localizable strings stored in databases
  • Experience with I18n tools and automation expertise
  • Experience integrating enterprise-level localization tools into build systems to facilitate continuous localization cycles
  • Thorough knowledge of Unicode design, ICU4J, CLDR, and other common i18n standards
  • Be an i18n evangelist at Netflix, increasing the i18n IQ of internal development and design teams
  • Drive usage of ICU and CLDR standards throughout our engineering org
  • Drive the i18n roadmap and communicate it to all involved
  • Work with our Product Managers to ensure product business decisions are aligned with i18n best practices
  • Provide technical guidance to product and engineering partners, using your knowledge of internationalization best practices and standards
  • Work as an embedded engineer within different product teams assisting them with internationalizing code, externalizing localizable content, and improving localizability
  • Implement backend services, frontend applications, and automation tools when needed
  • Help implement i18n tools for conformance at code submission or build time
  • Develop, maintain, test, debug, and deploy i18n libraries to production software applications
Desired Qualifications
  • Extensive knowledge of yaml and json, expert knowledge of Java, and associated i18n best practices for each. Node.js experience is a plus

5,001-10,000 employees

Subscription streaming entertainment service
Company Overview
Netflix's mission is to entertain the world. The company operates a streaming platform for movies & TV shows and has over 222 million subscribers globally.
  • Free lunches
  • Up to 12 months' maternity and paternity leave
  • Unlimited vacation days, within reason
  • Open working hours (at the California office)
  • Health, vision, and dental insurance
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Mobile phone discounts
Company Core Values
  • Inclusion
  • Innovation
  • Passion
  • Curiosity
  • Judgment
  • Communication
  • Courage
  • Selflessness
  • Integrity
  • Impact