Localization Intern - Summer 2019 Posted Dec 20, 2018
SurveyMonkey , San Mateo, CA
Localization Intern - Summer 2019

About SurveyMonkey
Founded in 1999 and based in San Mateo, California, SurveyMonkey is the world’s leading platform for turning people’s voices and opinions into actionable data — People Powered Data. Whether it’s with customers, employees, or a target market, SurveyMonkey helps curious individuals and companies — including 98% of the Fortune 500 — have conversations at scale with the people who matter most. It’s People Powered Data that allows them to understand not only “what” is happening, but “why.” SurveyMonkey’s 750+ employees throughout North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific are dedicated to powering the curious.

The Role
SurveyMonkey is currently seeking a 2019 Summer Intern to work on our Localization team. We’re looking for a team player who is passionate about languages and bringing our products and content to our international customers.

-Support the localization efforts in delivering quality localized SurveyMonkey products by providing technical and linguistic review of the localized website, assisting project management tasks, query management and linguistic testing
-Work hand in hand with our Localization program managers to drive quality and process improvements
-Take ownership of localization projects or initiatives within the overall release work
-Perform linguistic testing on our website and marketing programs

-Currently pursuing an MA in Translation and Localization Management
-Strong linguistic background in French, German, Latin American Spanish, Dutch or Brazilian Portuguese
-Strong organizational skills and excellent verbal / written communication in English
-Strong computer skills
-Motivated and able to work independently as well as within a team
-A passion for languages, high energy and positive attitude
-Exposure to Translation Memory Tools, localization, translation and project management a plus
-Quality Assurance testing experience a plus
-Available June 17th - August 16th

SurveyMonkey is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities.