REMOTE BILINGUAL JAPANESE TRANSLATOR
Japanese Translator - Remote
Embedded Services Redmond, Washington, United States Contract METS
Location: WFH Remote
Hours: 40 hours/week
Excellent opportunity for an experienced Japanese translator with a gaming background to work with an Enterprise Gaming client in the Redmond, Washington area.
We prefer a candidate who can work full-time (40 hrs a week but daily hours can be flexible).
Keywords provide a competitive compensation package, good benefits, and a casual, fun, productive, and supportive working environment. We empower people to perform to the best of their ability with our can-do attitude. We appreciate and embrace flexibility and learn at every opportunity to grow ourselves through experience, training, and tackling new challenges. This is what makes us Keywordians.
Performs translations (written and verbal (as appropriate) related to a wide array of gaming technical documentation e.g. technical reference documentation, verification of terminology guide, external forum management and posts, auditing of documentation for accuracy, on-demand translations, bugs, daily correspondences, game specs, white papers, etc.
Actively engage in identification and delivery of process improvements related to the development of content localization, including the development of a playbook
Maintain a detailed knowledge of policies, procedures, and workflows
Perform all job responsibilities in strict adherence to corporate prototype security policy and procedures
Native level (oral and written) Standard Japanese and English
Bachelor's degree or higher in Language, Communication, Business, or equivalent
Have the ability to work from home using a private, dedicated workspace at home via reliable, high-speed internet
Excellent knowledge of the gaming industry
Technically proficient in gaming development lifecycle and technologies
Intermediate to a high level of proficiency in MS Office applications
Minimum of 3-years translation experience or equivalent education
Ability to multi-task under pressure in a fast-paced, highly confidential environment with fluctuating priorities and deadlines
Excellent verbal/written communication and relationship building skills, problem-solving, and cross-group collaboration
At KeyWords we provide all our contingent workforce with:
Paid Time Off
401k (3% matching)
Medical, Dental and Vision benefits