Temporary Japanese Localization Specialist Posted Nov 16
Jonckers , San Mateo, CA (San Francisco Bay Area)
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Jonckers is a global translation and localization company with an exciting opportunity for a Japanese Localization Specialist.

THIS IS NOT A REMOTE POSITION. Candidates MUST be located in the San Francisco Bay Area to be able to report daily to an onsite location in San Mateo.

This is a temporary, 4-month full-time independent contractor role supporting one of our game localization clients (starting mid January). You would be supporting an online user-generated gaming platform for:

Players – aged 9-13 years
Game developers – aged 13-21 years

As a specialist, you will need to:

Create rules for chat filtering to filter out inappropriate or undesirable words
Create rules for user name creation
Other QA or testing duties as assigned
Other Localization duties as assigned

Job Requirements:

Native-level ability in Japanese
Excellent command of English
Recent experience living in Japan and/or close familiarity with the teen gaming culture there
Some localization QA experience
1-3 years of translation/localization experience
Able to report onsite in San Mateo, CA to perform job functions
Authorized to work in the United States

If you meet the requirements, please send us your CV and a very brief cover letter. This position needs to be filled quickly so the earliest applicants will receive preference!

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