Plarium is a multinational software development company specializing in mobile and desktop games. We have studios in Tel Aviv, San Francisco, Michigan, Krasnodar, Kyiv, Kharkiv, Lviv, and Odesa. Our games are currently played by more than 400 million users across 150 countries.
Plarium Kharkiv is looking for talented Localization Engineers to join our Localization Department, which adapts our projects into different languages for millions of players worldwide. Our games are available in 18 languages and localization of the content involves collaboration with specialists based in Europe, Asia, and the Americas. The localization process also includes the use of translation memory systems.
The successful candidate will work at our amazing Kharkiv office.
Join us and together we will change the face of the gaming industry!
Localizing projects into English, Russian, and Ukrainian
Formatting, proofreading, and editing translations
Working with specialized software, such as computer-assisted translation (CAT) tools, Git, Figma, and Unity Editor
Compiling localization kits
Reviewing technical documentation and using it as a basis for English descriptions of the interface elements, game mechanics, and features
Finding and fixing localization errors
Filing localization bug reports
Advising translators on issues related to our games
Analyzing feedback from the Western game community
At least one year of experience working as a translator or a localization engineer
Advanced English language skills
Understanding of Western culture
Gaming experience and an understanding of common game mechanics
Proofreading, editing, and technical writing skills
Basic knowledge of SEO
Hands-on experience with CAT tools
Knowledge of other foreign languages
Opportunity to be involved throughout our full product development cycle
Officially registered full-time employment
Minimum of 25 calendar days (excluding public holidays) of paid vacation annually. This can be split as 14 straight calendar days and 11 business days
Complete and inclusive medical insurance package for all employees and their children
Professional seminars, workshops, training programs, and the opportunity to attend industry conferences online
Educational English programs, including online lessons with native speakers
Free assistance planning and booking trips from our in-house travel managers
A fully-equipped gym, and pilates classes both online and at our office
Note: We've had to adapt to the lockdown so read about how we work now.