Senior Localisation Engineer
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Keywords Studios
Company Overview
Keywords Studios is the number 1 international technical and creative services provider to the global video games industry and beyond. We help our customers imagine more for their IP's, bringing to life digital content that entertains, connects, challenges and educates people worldwide.
Locations
United Kingdom
Experience Level
Entry
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Desired Skills
Python
Sales
JavaScript
SQL
Java
Perl
HTML/CSS
CategoriesNew
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • University degree in computer science or equivalent background
  • 2 to 3 years experience in software development
  • Knowledge of programming languages (VB, VBA, C#, Java), scripting (Python, Perl, JavaScript) and markup languages (XML, HTML, XLIFF); confidence with API programming
  • Experience writing SQL queries is a plus
  • Advanced knowledge of regular expressions and text manipulation
  • Excellent knowledge of most important CAT tools on the market (memoQ, XTM, Memsource, Wordbee, etc.)
  • Advanced knowledge of internationalization good practices and experience with internationalization of web and mobile applications
  • Knowledge of multilingual localization issues and procedures
  • Fluent in English
Responsibilities
  • Assisting in technology rollouts
  • Development of tools for production
  • Daily support to Localization Project Managers
  • Constant optimization of localization processes
  • Support to external clients in designing the best workflows to meet their needs
  • Set up specific environments and tools for localization
  • Identify and extract localizable content from complex formats
  • Convert final translated assets back to original formats
  • Automate asset transfer from and to customers portals
  • Troubleshooting issues coming from production, originating from translation process
  • Contribute actively to the design, development and deployment of new production processes
  • Customize localization workflows and facilitate integration of localization tools with different source content repositories
  • Review and anticipate potential globalization issues for new features, locales and technology
  • Analysis of web sites and applications for localization potential and time/material requirements
  • Ensure compliance with clients requirements and integrity of data
  • Provide support to operations and sales management
  • Work with other developers and engineers to implement technical solutions for end-to-end localization processes
  • Review business requirements and identify technical design that is required to meet the business needs
Desired Qualifications
  • Knowledge of Machine Translation technology
  • Passion for global solutions, international customers, and teamwork
  • Focus on automation
  • Good problem-solving skills combined with strong analytical abilities to find creative solutions
  • Team player
  • Strong time management, organizational and support skills
  • Strongly service oriented, to efficiently support internal and external customers