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Careers

We are a workplace where our passion for gaming is combined with our desire to produce top quality work for the industry we love. We're looking for keen, creative, hard workers who love gaming. Think that's you? Then welcome to the Altagram careers page.
 

The Team

Altagram is an independent localization agency based in Berlin, Germany, Seoul, South Korea and Montreal, Canada.

We contribute to the success of all types of video games (indie, mobile, AAA…), preparing them for international markets in over 50 languages.

We're a fun, international team from all corners of the globe. As we are all passionate about video games, our team greatly enjoy working on each and every project. We naturally work hard because we're in a field we deeply know and love. Do you share our ambition to create the kind of flawless work that the industry and the world deserve? As a growing company, we're always looking for new in-house talent.

Even if none of the following positions match your profile, but you still feel you could be a great asset to Altagram, please don’t hesitate to contact us at any time!

OPEN POSITIONS:

Berlin, Germany - Game Localization

Japanese Editor/Translator (m/f/d) – Video Game Localization
Job Description:
We are currently looking for a Japanese full-time Editor for an in-house position in our Berlin office. The successful candidate will be in charge of translating or reviewing translations of video game titles from English, while adhering to production schedules and quality standards. The Editor/Translator will work on various projects for all platforms, including titles from very prestigious clients, along with an in-house team of Translators and Coordinators.

Responsibilities:
  • Translating, editing, and proofreading of video game related content
  • Creating and updating guides, databases, and terminology lists
  • File analysis and preparation
  • Coordinating localization projects
  • Controlling quality as well as compliance with guidelines and reference material
  • Providing input and feedback for the continuous improvement of processes
  • Training other team members on processes/culture differences
Requirements:
  • Outstanding skills in your native language (Japanese)
  • Excellent command of English
  • Translation experience required
  • Very good communication skills
  • Self-motivated, detail-oriented, and proactive
  • Ability to work efficiently and decisively under pressure
  • Knowledge of tools: MS Office, QA and CAT tools (preferably memoQ)
  • Passion for video games
Do you recognize yourself in this description? If so, perfect! We are looking forward to receiving your application at job@altagram.com.
Freelance Video Game Translator (m/f/d) – Video Game Localization
Position overview:
We are currently seeking Freelance Translators to expand our translator database for various projects in cooperation with our company and clients. Translations will be done through a memoQ server.

Responsibilities:
  • Translation, editing, and proofreading of content mainly related to video games
Requirements:
  • Outstanding skills in native language
  • Excellent skills in English
  • Translation experience required
  • Experience of translating content related to video games
  • Knowledge of CAT tools (in particular memoQ)
Please include in your application:
  • Your native language
  • Your translation rates
  • Whether you also provide proofreading services (as well as your rates for this)
We are looking forward to receiving your application, including your résumé, at: job-translator@altagram.com.
Executive Assistant / Teamassistenz (m/w/d) – Teilzeit
Unternehmensbeschreibung:
Altagram Group ist ein weltweit agierender Spezialist für Videospiel-Lokalisierung und Tonproduktion mit Sitz in Berlin (Deutschland) und Standorten in Seoul (Südkorea) und Montreal (Kanada). Unser talentiertes, multikulturelles und engagiertes Team kann auf langjährige Erfahrung in der Videospiel- und Lokalisierungsbranche zurückblicken. Mit mehr als 4.500 erfolgreich lokalisierten Spielen sind wir ein zuverlässiger Partner und ermöglichen einem weltweiten Publikum den Zugang zu den Spielen unserer Kunden!

Position:
  • Für unsere Geschäftsführerin in Berlin suchen wir nach einer/n engagierte/n Executive Assistent.
Aufgaben:
  • Du übernimmst folgende Aufgaben selbstständig und verantwortungsbewusst:
  • Unterstütze unsere CEO in ihrem Arbeitsalltag:
  • o Koordination und Organisationen von Terminen, Reisen und Veranstaltungen, sowie Reisekostenabrechnungen (Travelmanagement),
    o Übernahme abwechslungsreicher Assistenzaufgaben im internationalen Bereich
    o Erstelle Reports und Präsentationen, sowie Dokumentationen
  • Unterstütze das Team im Office:
  • o Organisation des reibungslosen Ablauf unseres Büroalltags
    o Übernahme des Bestellwesens (Büromaterialen, Getränke, Lebensmittel)
    o Rechercheaufgaben
    o Organisation von Team Events
    o Buchhalterische Aufgaben zur Unterstützung von unserem Finance Team
Qualifikationen:
  • Exzellente Deutschkenntnisse und sehr gute Englischkenntnisse, Französisch ist Nice-to-Have.
  • Erfahrung als Personal Assistent und in der Buchhaltung oder in ähnlichen Bereichen
  • Erfahrung bei der Erstellung von Reports
  • Sehr gute EDV Kenntnisse in Windows und MS Office
  • Motiviert, detailorientiert, verantwortungsbewusst und flexibel
  • Offenheit und Toleranz gegenüber sexueller und kultureller Vielfalt
  • Eine Leidenschaft für Videospiele ist von Vorteil
Wir bieten:
  • Eine flexible Teilzeitposition (30-32 Stunden/Woche) oder Vollzeitposition
  • Eine spannende, vielfältige und familiäre Start-up Atmosphäre
  • Ein leidenschaftliches und internationales Team von begeisterten Spielern
Wenn Du Dich in der Beschreibung wiederfindest, freuen wir uns auf Deine Bewerbung an job@altagram.com.

Berlin, Germany - Platform

Frontend Developer (m/f/d)
Job Description:
Did you ever want to work within the videogame industry? Do you want to get insides in latest games, studios and the whole localization process of Video Games? We are now developing Altagram 4.0 Platform, a game changer in the video game culturalization market. Therefore, we are looking for talented Frontend Developer (m/f/d). Could that be you?

We envision a situation where all game development companies and game publishers manage their entire culturalization needs through our platform, no matter if they are using other external services or ours. The Platform will serve both as the control center for all video game culturalization processes and eventually implement semantic/deep learning features that will increasingly facilitate the automation of culturalization for more and more content types (voice, text/caption and visuals).

Responsibilities:
  • You own the code base with other developers.
  • You own the technology infrastructure we put in place.
  • You communicate effectively with other team members.
  • You drive development related tasks.
  • You are open to learn, receive, give feedback and improve team processes.
Requirements:
  • At least 2 years in using React within a Frontend oriented Software Development position. Or: you love React and even if you have not worked 2 years straight on it, you feel that you have enough knowledge to produce good quality software
  • Experience in working with a development team on a professional level regarding agile mind set and methodologies
  • Understanding of: code and product are important, and is not easy to satisfy both of them at the same time
  • Good knowledge of git, pull requests, branching and other technical aspects (modern and agile-related programming)
  • Experience in developing HTML5 and CSS3 applications. Typescript is also welcome
  • Familiar with software testing and you like to produce code with high test coverage
  • Understanding of designing and implementing software in a service-oriented architecture
  • You are a team player. You are comfortable working in a collaborative environment, sharing knowledge and you like to learn from your colleagues, both programmers and non-programmers
  • You are able to communicate fluently in English
What You Can Expect From Us:
  • A chance to get a great insight into the world of game localization
  • Be part of a newly created product and greatly impact its results
  • In an office full of gamers, you can expect a round of games at lunch and after work
  • Flexible working hours, team events, weekly breakfast
  • A fridge full of Club Mate and other goodies!
If you think you'd be a good fit for this position, please send your application to job@altagram.com.
MT Researcher (m/f/d)
Job Description:
We are currently looking for a MT Researcher (m/w/d) who manages the development of an AIenabled platform, AltaGram 4.0. Our ultimate objective is to become a game changer in the video game culturalization market. We envision a situation where all game development companies and game publishers manage their entire culturalization needs on our platform no matter if they are using external services or ours. As the entire market moves on AltaGram 4.0, semantic/deep learning features will be able to automate the culturalization of an increasing amount of contents (voice, text/caption and visuals).

Responsibilities:
  • Be the reference point for all topics regarding Machine Learning and Machine Translation.
  • Work together with our developers to build up solutions using Machine learning technologies.
  • Specify, assign and monitor tasks related to Machine Learning with the subcontractors.
  • Research new Machine Learning technologies and spread knowledge to the whole team.
  • Mentor more junior researchers.
Requirements:
  • You bring the technical background for MT related topics.
  • You have several years of research (machine translation, machine learning).
  • You have experience with ML related applications & approaches.
  • You have a strong interest in AI.
  • You have the ability to motivate and lead a team a small team.
Nice to Have:
  • Experience with ML applications & MT approaches.
  • Strong interest in AI.
If you think your qualifications match our requirements, please send your application to job@altagram.com

Seoul, South Korea

Freelance Video Game Translator (m/f/d) – Video Game Localization
Position overview:
We are currently seeking Freelance Translators to expand our translator database for various projects in cooperation with our company and clients. Translations will be done through a memoQ server.

Responsibilities:
  • Translation, editing, and proofreading of content mainly related to video games
Requirements:
  • Outstanding skills in native language
  • Excellent skills in English
  • Translation experience required
  • Experience of translating content related to video games
  • Knowledge of CAT tools (in particular memoQ)
Please include in your application:
  • Your native language
  • Your translation rates
  • Whether you also provide proofreading services (as well as your rates for this)
We are looking forward to receiving your application, including your résumé, at: job-translator@altagram.com.
 

Montréal, Canada

Localization Tester (m/f/d) – Video Game Localization
Job Description:
We are currently looking for Localization Testers in Montreal. You will be responsible for proofreading and testing in-game and video game-related content. A background in game testing is advantageous. We are looking for candidates who love video games and who are familiar with PC and mobile devices as well as related terminology.

Responsibilities:
  • Verifying linguistic, cultural and contextual accuracy of localized in-game text, audio and subtitles
  • Verifying cosmetic integrity and implementation of in-game text
  • Ensuring that game guidelines and glossaries are correctly referenced throughout the game
  • Ensuring that compliance with terminology and publisher guidelines are respected at all time
  • Identifying and documenting defects in a clear and concise manner using the designated bug tracking database
  • Suggesting solutions to the defects reported and verifying fixes
  • Working in cooperation with a multilingual team in a fast-paced environment
  • Following test instructions accurately and executing tasks in a timely manner
  • Reporting to the Test Lead and assistance with other tasks when needed
Qualifications:
  • Outstanding skills in your native language
  • Excellent English communication skills
  • Strong passion for video games
  • Knowledge and experience using PC and mobile devices
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Flexible, self-motivated, detail-oriented, and proactive
  • Strong attention to detail and rigorous respect of deadlines
  • Ability to learn new tools quickly and effectively
  • Capability to work under pressure as well as independently with minimal supervision
  • Previous experience in QA or game localization is a real plus
  • French communication skills are advantageous

If you think your qualifications match our requirements, please send your application to job.canada@altagram.com
Business Developer (m/f/d) – Video Game Localization
Job Description:
Due to our international expansion and company growth, we are looking for someone with experience and a strong interest in business development and game localization. The successful candidate should be interested in working in a fast-paced, start-up environment with a great international team of game localization experts.

Responsibilities:
  • Generating new business sales
  • Building and maintaining relationships with clients and prospects
  • Organizing and attending international games business events and traveling to potential new clients to present Altagram
  • Identifying our prospects localization challenges and developing effective localization solutions
  • Developing business terms with clients in close cooperation with international team
  • Identifying potential new clients, competitor research, reporting on local market and industry trends
  • Support our Business Development teams in South Korea and Germany
  • Reporting to the CEO and the general management
Requirements:
  • Localization sales experience
  • A passion for video games and knowledge of the video game industry
  • Experience with LQA projects is advantageous
  • Excellent written and verbal English skills
  • Experience with CRM tools
  • Confident client relations and excellent communication & negotiation skills
  • Willingness to travel to fairs, industry events and clients
Do you recognize yourself in this description? If so, perfect! We are looking forward to receiving your application at job@altagram.com.
LQA Project Manager (m/f/d) – Video Game Localization
Job Description:
As LQA Project Manager you will be responsible for coordinating the localization of diverse video game titles from our clients. You will also be in charge of managing all our testing activities to ensure the best possible quality.

Responsibilities:
  • Managing localization projects from beginning to end
  • Being the main point of contact between the Altagram team and clients
  • Creating and controlling localization project budgets, performing cost tracking analysis, ensuring purchase orders and invoices are issued in a timely manner
  • Drive test development, estimation, planning, execution, reporting and closure
  • Provide feedback on usability and qualitative issues
  • Plan and maintain defect management processes and tools
  • Manage and coordinate internal and external testers
  • Leading meetings and conference calls
Requirements:
  • Excellent written and verbal English skills required
  • Experience in an agency environment
  • Game testing / leading game testing experience or localization project management experience
  • Confident customer relations and excellent communication skills
  • Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines and prioritize workload effectively
  • Knowledge of standard software, specifically: MS Project, MS Office
  • Knowledge of localization tools: memoQ, Plunet
  • Knowledge of bug tracking tools: Mantis, JIRA
  • Passion for video games
If you think your qualifications match our requirements, please send your application to job.canada@altagram.com.
 

The Freelance Team

Do you have a passion for languages coupled with a love for gaming? Become a freelance translator and join us at Altagram. We work on all kinds of games, in a wide variety of languages with a non-stop flow of projects.

If you're a freelance translator and would like to work with our team, please send us your resume, rates and language pairs (native/target) to: job-translator@altagram.com.

If you're a localization tester, audio engineer or simply curious about the open positions at Altagram, please send us an e-mail at: job@altagram.com.

For actors, please feel free to send us your demo and references via email to: casting@altagram.com.

Please note that we do not accept emails over 10MB. If you'd like to send us something over this size, we can provide you with a link where you can upload your files. Just drop us a line on casting@altagram.com and we’ll get back to you.

We'll contact you as soon as possible. Thank you!
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