German Localisation Quality Assurance Tester

Based inLondon

Published11th November 2021

SalaryTBC

CategorySupport

ReferenceGLQAT1

Stafffinders are currently working with a company based in Brentford that are looking for a French Localisation QA Tester to join their team on a full-time basis.

Salary is £ 9.56 per hour

Full time, permanent role

Weekdays: circa 08:15 - 16:45

Shift availability: to 5 days per week.

No weekend or evening working.

Students welcome.

 

About the Company

QA Localisation testing involves performing language checks on a range of yet-to-be-released games for a variety of platforms including PC, Xbox One, PS5, Wii, PS Vita, DS, Switch, VR, and various mobile and tablet devices. You would be working on top gaming titles for some of the world's leading publishers.

As one of our QA Localisation Testers, you will be the very first person to see the localised game in its entirety – translated text, images, and the rest of the user interface collectively. You’ll get to experience the project in the way it will be consumed by the end users. You will work in a multilingual project team, ensuring that game is free from grammatical errors, cultural inconsistencies and ultimately ensuring that the game is accurately localised into the target language.

Candidates with previous translation, proofreading, copywriting, or linguistic experience and those with a passion for languages, culture or gaming would also be interested in this position.

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Working in a project team consisting of many colleagues from around the world.
  • Identifying and correcting spelling, grammar, punctuation, and other language errors.
  • Ensuring console manufacturer guidelines are adhered to.
  • Logging details of errors/issues found and providing suggestions for improvements.
  • Ensuring the accuracy of translation within context and consistency of terminology and imagery.
  • Hunting for missing / wrong content and ensuring the proper date/calendar/character display / format.
  • Writing reports on errors/bugs found and Ad hoc translation.
  • Overseeing the quality of your work, collaboration and contributing to the overall success of projects.

PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE

    • Native level fluency in the language you are applying for, and English.
    • Strong cultural understanding of the language you are applying for.
    • Computer literacy – particularly with Excel.
    • Robust Internet research skills.
    • Excellent attention to detail.
    • Previous experience with using different software, applications, and websites.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely and collaborate within project teams 

Requirements

  • Candidates must have their own broadband with a direct connection to the router via ethernet cable.
  • A separate and private working area.
  • Must live within 50 miles of our studio in Brentford.
  • Be able to provide evidence of Right to Work in the UK.
  • Accessories Supplied.

 

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Please send us an up-to-date copy of your CV. Candidates will be required to provide proof of right-to-work and up-to-date contact details for at least 2 references. 

If this role is not of interest to you, but you would be keen to register with Stafffinders for other job opportunities, please forward your CV to Jamie.webb@stafffinders.co.uk.

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