Title: Japanese Translator (EN > Japanese) Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 – 17:00 (circa) Type: 3 Months fixed term contract Location: UK, Remote
PTW is currently recruiting a Japanese Translator for our global Translation operation. We're looking for candidates with advanced language skills and in-depth cultural knowledge of Japanese.
You will be responsible for the correct translation of video game content and act as an interpreter to change other associated text into Japanese from English. You will work following product-specific guidelines to ensure the maximum linguist quality and adherence to all relevant conventions. You will be working as part of a team of language specialists to produce high- quality translations, either translating yourself or reviewing documentation.
Duties and Key Responsibilities
Ensuring that all work conducted meets the outlined deadlines and industry-standard productivity figures.
Providing linguistic feedback for work carried out externally.
Knowledge, Experience, and Skills (preferred)
Native-level fluency in Japanese and English, particularly reading & writing.
Strong understanding of the Japanese culture.
Good organisation and problem-solving skills and have a “can-do” attitude and positive thinking.
The ability to work under pressure with tight deadlines and stay focused.