Game Linguist (Chinese-English)

Job Description

About Tencent

  • Tencent uses technology to enrich the lives of Internet users.
  • Our communications and social platforms Weixin and QQ connect users with each other, with digital content and daily life services in just a few clicks.
  • Our high performance advertising platform helps brands and marketers reach out to hundreds of millions of consumers in China.
  • Our financial technology and business services support our partners’ business growth and assist their digital upgrade.
  • We invest heavily in talent and technological innovation, actively participating in the development of the Internet industry.
  • Tencent was founded in Shenzhen, China, in 1998, and listed on the Main Board of the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong since June 2004.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Translate, review, proofread, evaluate and test game-related content in your language according to existing quality standards
  • Evaluate, analyze, and resolve culturally sensitive issues for your region to eliminate potential risks
  • Work closely with game developers, publishing team and localization project managers to understand requests, manage multiple tasks and cooperate with internal and external linguists, and oversee their execution to ensure high localization quality
  • Prepare reference materials, train and assist translators during localization process, including create and maintain style guides, term bases, know-hows for the owned projects and languages
  • Organize and train experts resources involved in localization projects

Job Requirements:

  • Native speaker of English.
  • Excellent written skills in English and Chinese.
  • Gamers with at least 2 years of experience in game translation are preferred.
  • Deep understanding of native country’s gaming industry, culture, and community
  • Excellent eye for detail and strong problem-solving skills.