TITLE: German Language Localisation and QA Tester SALARY: £15 per hour+ holiday pay EXPECTED DURATION: Ongoing Temporary position
LOCATION: The role is predominantly home-based, preferably in the London area, as you will be invited for occasional office meetings
SECTOR: e-commerce/online environment
Proofread all translation to verify that it is matching company image and requirements (The majority of the translation work is carried out by our main translation supplier and the language lead will proof-read it.)
Perform the QA in a web-based environment (training provided)
Provide language input to ensure the site has a look and feel.
Find creative workarounds to deal with variables.
Provide creative solutions for translations for mobile apps, where string length is an issue.
Other German language work as required, such as localising geo names, QA’ing the live site.
Up to mother tongue standard German
Previous experience in content Localisation/QA and proof-reading experience
Excellent written and verbal skills in English.
Competent user of MS Office tools
Experience in web localisation an advantage
Comfortable working in a fast-paced environment
Quality-focused with a keen eye for detail
Familiarity with CAT and LQA tools is an advantage.
The role requires roughly 10-15 hours per week, within normal office hours (9am-6pm GMT), but this can vary from week to week. The role duration is initially 3 months with a view to extend on an ongoing basis.