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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 45 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

Localization Project Manager (m/f/d)
Position Overview:
The Project Manager will be responsible for coordinating the localization of diverse video game titles from our clients and partners. This includes internal deliveries to all relevant departments (audio, translation, testing, DTP) while being the sole contact with the client. The role of Project Manager requires you to liaise constantly with a range of high-profile managers and developers in order to guarantee the delivery of projects within a specified deadline and budget. At the same time, the Project Manager must also ensure that projects are completed to the highest standards of quality by the production team.

Responsibilities:
  • Managing localization projects from beginning to end
  • Providing input and feedback for the continuous improvement of processes, services, and client relationships
  • Being the main point of contact between the Altagram team and clients: be accountable, transparent, and flexible
  • Shortening localization time-to-market, reducing costs, and helping our clients to achieve their global business objectives
  • Briefing and debriefing the team for each project
  • Ensuring the most effective use of our software tools for assigned projects
  • Creating and controlling localization project budgets, performing cost tracking analysis, ensuring purchase orders and invoices are issued in a timely manner
  • Traveling to fairs or events to meet potential or existing clients
  • Leading meetings and conference calls, including: project kick-offs, weekly and ad hoc meetings, issue resolution meetings, and performing post mortems on projects
  • Identifying and solving problems quickly and effectively
Requirements:
  • Self-motivation, and the ability to solve problems and make decisions while acting independently and decisively
  • Excellent written and verbal English skills required
  • Experience in an agency environment
  • Experience with audio projects is a real plus
  • Confident customer relations and excellent communication skills
  • Awareness of cross-cultural differences
  • 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
  • Familiarity with the principles of internationalization and globalization
  • Ability to lead and motivate team members
  • Passion for video games
This position is full-time and in-house at the Altagram office in Berlin. If you think your qualifications match our requirements, please send your application to job@altagram.com and type “Project Manager” in the subject line.
Localization Sales Rep (m/f/d)
Job Description:
Due to our international expansion and company growth, we are looking for someone with experience and a strong interest in sales 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
  • Managing email communication with clients and prospects
  • Building and maintaining relationships with clients and prospects
  • Organizing the company’s attendance at international game business events
  • Prospecting new Altagram clients
  • 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, conducting competitor research, and reporting on local market and industry trends
  • Supporting our Business Development teams in South Korea and Canada
  • Reporting to the CEO and the Management team
Requirements:
  • B2B Sales or Business Development experience in an agency
  • A passion for video games and knowledge of the video game industry
  • Localization knowledge is a plus
  • Excellent written and verbal English skills
  • Experience with CRM tools
  • Confident client relations and excellent communication & negotiation skills
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)
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
English Voice Actors (m/f/d) for Video Games in Berlin
Job Description:
Are you based in Berlin and interested in video games? We are currently seeking English native voice actors in Berlin to provide video game voice over.

Responsibilities:
  • Voice acting for video game voice over recording
  • Independently recording demo samples at home when considered for a role
  • Interpreting scripts, deciphering characters, following the instructions of an artistic director and delivering believable performances
Requirements:
  • Native English (UK or US)
  • Experience in voice over recording (game voice over experience is a plus)
  • Ability to play multiple roles within one project and bringing characters to life
  • Ability to perform accents is a plus
  • Proficiency of adapting to different time constraints
  • Passion for video games and gaming experience is a plus
  • Ability to work for the German standard rates per hour
If you are interested please send us your application, including your CV and voice samples to casting@altagram.com.
Video Game Editor/Translator – Italian (m/f/d)
Job Description:
We are currently looking for an Italian 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 (Italian)
  • 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.
(Senior) Backend Developer (m/f/d)
Job Description:
We are currently looking for a (Senior) Backend Developer (m/f/d) who is supporting us in developing our AI-enabled 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 through our platform, no matter if they are using other external services or ours. The platform will 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:
  • Be part of a strong team and work directly with the Technical Owner to bring an incredible AI-enabled platform to the market of video games localization.
  • Support the Technical Owner when delivering on the tech-strategy, developing the platform, reaching goals and following roadmaps.
  • Take the lead for all Backend-related development tasks including database design and ideally basic DevOps responsibilities.
  • Drive and support development schedules and design decisions in an agile environment.
Requirements:
  • You are an expert in backend development methodologies (more than 5 years) and are proficient in at least one of the main backend languages (Java, Python, Node.js…) as well as the relevant frameworks, having experience with designing and deploying complex web applications.
  • You have experience with database design and managing live databases in a production environment (SQL and NoSQL).
  • You are familiar with setting up toolchains, containers and other related technologies (Kubernetes, Docker).
  • You have at least a basic understanding of Frontend methodologies.
  • You are comfortable and experienced with code documentation and unit testing.
  • You have solid experience designing and implementing software in a microservices architecture.
  • You understand server infrastructures and are able to maintain it (load balancing, caching…).
  • You are able to communicate fluently in English.
  • You are comfortable to work in a collaborative environment, sharing knowledge and learning from your colleagues.
Nice to Have:
  • Several years of experience in software engineering with focus on AI/ML
  • Experience with GraphQL, ElasticSearch
  • Experience with RabbitMQ, Kafka
If you think your qualifications match our requirements and if you'd be excited to join our team then please send your application to job@altagram.com.
(Senior) Frontend Developer (m/f/d)
Job Description:
We are currently looking for a (Senior) Frontend Developer (m/f/d) who is supporting us in developing our AI-enabled 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 through our platform, no matter if they are using other external services or ours. The platform will 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:
  • Be part of a strong team and work directly with the Technical Owner to bring an incredible AI-enabled platform to the market of video games localization.
  • Support the Technical Owner when delivering on the tech-strategy, developing the platform, reaching goals and following roadmaps.
  • Take the lead for all Frontend-related development tasks, including UX design/decisions and ideally basic artwork design.
Requirements:
  • You have a solid understanding of frontend development (at least 5 years), of modern UI/UX technologies and methodologies, and ample experience with JavaScript/TypeScript, React, Vue or other frontend frameworks.
  • You have a strong UX focus and enjoy good UI design.
  • You have designed and developed frontend applications in a microservice architecture.
  • You have a good understanding of modern development tools and toolchains.
  • You are comfortable and experienced with code documentation and unit testing.
  • You are able to communicate fluently in English.
  • You are comfortable to work in a collaborative environment, sharing knowledge and learning from your colleagues.
Nice to Have:
  • Experience with ML applications & approaches.
If you think your qualifications match our requirements and if you'd be excited to join our team then please send your application to job@altagram.com.
(Senior) DevOps (m/f/d)
Job Description:
We are currently looking for a (Senior) DevOps (m/f/d) who is supporting us in developing our AI-enabled 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 through our platform, no matter if they are using other external services or ours. The platform will 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:
  • Be part of a strong team and work directly with the Technical Owner to bring an incredible AI-enabled platform to the market of video games localization.
  • Support the Technical Owner when delivering on the tech-strategy, developing the platform, reaching goals and following roadmaps.
  • Take the lead for all DevOps tasks including designing entire ecosystems from scratch, select host providers and secure network.
  • Drive and support development schedules and design decisions in an agile environment.
Requirements:
  • You are an expert in server administration, CI/CD processes, cloud infrastructure, configuration management, infrastructure as code in a microservice architecture (more than 5 years).
  • You have strong experience with containerization (with tools such as Docker and Kubernetes).
  • You have experience developing with Shell, Groovy and/or Python.
  • You have solid experience with monitoring systems.
  • You have experience using Nginx and Apache Webservers.
  • You have solid knowledge of Linux (Ubuntu), and TCP/IP.
  • You are able to communicate fluently in English.
  • You are comfortable working in a collaborative environment, sharing knowledge and learning from your colleagues.
Nice to Have:
  • Experience with messaging systems
  • Experience with ELK
If you think your qualifications match our requirements and if you'd be excited to join our team then please send your application to job@altagram.com.

Seoul, South Korea

Accounting / Office Assistant (m/f/d)
Job Description:
We are looking for an Accounting Assistant to perform daily accounting tasks that will support our Seoul office.

Responsibilities:
  • General office management
  • Assisting the director in daily operations
  • Communication and exchange with our German and Canadian offices
  • Financial reporting to HQ, account monitoring for client and vendor invoices
  • Reconciling invoices (receivable and payable) and identifying discrepancies
  • Creating and updating expense reports, cash flow reports, etc.
  • Handling Korean tax invoices in “Hometax” in coordination with an external accounting agency
  • Processing reimbursement forms
  • HR support (administration, recruiting)
Requirements:
  • Fluent in Korean
  • Excellent written and verbal English skills
  • Accounting, bookkeeping, tax, sales operation or relevant experience is preferable
  • Hands-on experience with MS Excel and ERP system experience is preferable
  • Work experience as an Accounting Assistant or Accounting Clerk
  • Knowledge of basic bookkeeping procedures
  • Familiarity with finance regulations
  • Ability to handle sensitive, confidential information
  • BSc/BA in Accounting, Finance or relevant field is preferable
What You Can Expect From Us:
  • A full- or part-time position
  • A chance to get a great insight into the world of game localization
  • Huge potential to grow in a thriving startup environment
  • Co-working office with an on-site barista, friendly and fun atmosphere
  • Possibility to work from home up to 2 days a week
  • Unlimited learning opportunities, early access to video games, team activities
  • Advantageous vacation package

Do you recognize yourself in this description? If so, perfect! We are looking forward to receiving your application at job.korea@altagram.com
Korean Linguistic Editor (m/f/d)
Job Description:
We are currently looking for a full-time Editor to fill an in-house position in our office in Seoul, South Korea.

The successful candidate will be in charge of reviewing, editing and proofreading translations of video game titles while respecting production schedules and quality expectations. The candidate will be working alongside an in-house team of translators and coordinators on various projects for all platforms, including titles from very prestigious clients.

Responsibilities:
  • Proofreading video-game related translations
  • Translating & editing video-game related content
  • Creating and updating guides, databases and terminology lists
  • Controlling quality and compliance with guidelines and reference material
  • Providing input and feedback for continuous improvement of processes
  • Training other team members on processes/cultural aspects
Qualifications:
  • Outstanding skills in Korean
  • Excellent command of English
  • Translation and proofreading experience required
  • Passion for video games
  • Very good communication skills
  • Self-motivated, detail-oriented and proactive
  • Ability to work efficiently and decisively under pressure, handle shifting priorities
  • Knowledge of tools: MS Office, CAT tools (preferably memoQ)
What You Can Expect From Us:
  • A chance to get a great insight into the world of game localization
  • Huge potential to grow in a thriving startup environment
  • Co-working office with an on-site barista, friendly and fun atmosphere
  • Possibility to work from home up to 2 days a week
  • Unlimited learning opportunities, early access to video games, team activities
  • Advantageous vacation package

Do you see yourself in this description? If so, we are looking forward to receiving your application at job.korea@altagram.com
Korean Linguistic Project Manager (m/f/d)
Job Description:
We are currently seeking a full-time Linguistic Project Manager to fill an internal position in our office in Seoul, South Korea. The candidate will be in charge of managing and coordinating the localization of video game titles from our clients and partners. The role requires constant liaising with a variety of high-profile managers, developers and vendors in order to guarantee the delivery of projects within a specified deadline and budget.

The Project Manager will work on a wide range of projects for all platforms, including titles from very prestigious clients along with an in-house team of Translators and Coordinators and a Freelance Translator network.

Responsibilities:
  • Managing & coordinating multilingual localization projects from beginning to end
  • Connecting with game developers, publishers, freelancers for the Asian market
  • Translating and proofreading video game-related content into your native language
  • Creating and updating guides, databases, and terminology lists
  • Preparing quotes and purchase orders
  • File analysis and preparation
  • Supervising internal and external teams during and between projects
  • Controlling quality as well as compliance with guidelines and reference material
  • Managing external resources
Qualifications:
  • Outstanding skills in Korean
  • Excellent command of English, both spoken and written
  • Experience in translation coordination or project management
  • Translation experience required, language degree a plus
  • Experience with audio projects and/or LQA testing is advantageous
  • Ability to work independently while being a strong part of a team
  • Very strong communication, organizational, and multitasking skills
  • Self-motivated, detail-oriented, and creative
  • Knowledge of translation tools: MS Office, QA and CAT tools (preferably memoQ)
  • Passion for video games
What You Can Expect From Us:
  • A chance to get a great insight into the world of game localization
  • Huge potential to grow in a thriving startup environment
  • Co-working office with an on-site barista, friendly and fun atmosphere
  • Possibility to work from home up to 2 days a week
  • Unlimited learning opportunities, early access to video games, team activities
  • Advantageous vacation package

Do you see yourself in this description? If so, we are looking forward to receiving your application at job.korea@altagram.com
 

Montreal, Canada

Senior Localization QA Test Lead (m/f/d)
Job Description:
We are currently seeking a Senior Localization Test Lead for our Montreal office to provide video game localization QA for our prestigious clients and partners. The Lead will be managing projects and a team of localization video game testers, while being a main point of contact with the clients. This position is an ideal opportunity for an experienced LQA tester or Lead (within the gaming industry) to utilize his/her Localization and gaming industry knowledge in order to help develop the localization services of Altagram in Montreal. The Lead would evaluate the needs of the department, and create/maintain/update the necessary files, documentations and tools needed for the department’s proper growth.

Responsibilities:
  • Managing assigned projects while respecting their schedule, deadlines and requirements
  • Coordinating a multilingual team of localization testers
  • Leading test preparation and planning
  • Managing and maintaining schedules for testing activities and prioritizing tasks
  • Creating and maintaining checklists, test cases and project trackers
  • Supervising bug reporting and vetting, ensuring crosschecking between languages
  • Accurately reporting testing progress, project status and feedback on a daily basis
  • Communicating with clients via email/chat in a timely and professional manner
  • Managing end-of-project activities, including lessons learned and Post Mortem Reports
  • Training and evaluating each localization tester, and participate in their evolution
  • Monitoring attendance and providing accurate timesheet reports for the team
  • Communicating critical problems quickly to clients and/or Studio Director
  • Reporting to the Studio Director and assisting with other tasks when needed
Requirements:
  • 1 to 2 years of experience as an LQA Lead is required within the gaming industry; FQA would be an asset
  • Excellent English communication skills; French would be an asset
  • Native level in a language other than English is an advantage
  • Knowledge and technical expertise of PC and mobile devices, including build installation and language settings
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office products (Excel, Word, Outlook)
  • Good knowledge of bug tracking tools: Mantis, JIRA, etc.
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Project is a plus
Soft skills:
  • Flexible, self-motivated, proactive and responsible, strong attention to details
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet tight deadlines while leading and motivating team members
  • Ability to solve problems and make decisions while acting independently and decisively

Do you think this position is for you? Then apply today! You may send your resume to job.canada@altagram.com
Localization QA Test Lead (m/f/d)
Job Description:
We are currently seeking a Localization Test Lead in our new Montreal office to provide video game localization QA for our prestigious clients and partners. You will be managing projects and a team of localization video game testers, while being a main point of contact with the clients. This is a new position; hence, an ideal opportunity for an experience LQA tester or Lead (within the gaming industry) to utilize his/her Localization and gaming industry knowledge in order to help develop the localization services of Altagram in Montreal.

Responsibilities:
  • Managing assigned projects while respecting their schedule, deadlines and requirements
  • Coordinating a multilingual team of localization testers
  • Leading test preparation and planning
  • Managing and maintaining schedules for testing activities and prioritizing tasks
  • Creating and maintaining checklists, test cases and project trackers
  • Supervising bug reporting and vetting, ensuring crosschecking between languages
  • Accurately reporting testing progress, project status and feedback on a daily basis
  • Communicating with clients via email/chat in a timely and professional manner
  • Managing end-of-project activities, including lessons learned and Post Mortem Reports
  • Training and evaluating each localization tester, and participate in their evolution
  • Monitoring attendance and providing accurate timesheet reports for the team
  • Communicating critical problems quickly to clients and/or Studio Director
  • Reporting to the Studio Director and assisting with other tasks when needed
Requirements:
  • Previous experience as an LQA Lead is required within the gaming industry; FQA would be an asset
  • Excellent English communication skills; French would be an asset
  • Native level in a language other than English is an advantage
  • Knowledge and technical expertise of PC and mobile devices, including build installation and language settings
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office products (Excel, Word, Outlook)
  • Good knowledge of bug tracking tools: Mantis, JIRA, etc.
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Project is a plus
Soft skills:
  • Flexible, self-motivated, proactive and responsible, strong attention to details
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet tight deadline and effectively prioritize workload
  • Ability to solve problems and make decisions while acting independently and decisively
  • Ability to lead and motivate team members

Do you think this position is for you? Then apply today! You may send your resume to sriaz@altagram.com
Business Developer (m/f/d)
Job Description:
Due to the recent creation of our Montreal office, we are looking for an individual with experience and a strong interest in business development. The successful candidate should be interested in working in a fast-paced, start-up environment with a great international team of game localization experts. The offered position is full-time and in-house at the Altagram office in Montreal.

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 Germany and South Korea
Requirements:
  • Localization sales experience
  • Experience with LQA projects
  • Excellent written and verbal English skills
  • Confident client relations and excellent communication skills
  • Travelling to fairs, industry events and clients will be required
  • A passion for video games and knowledge of the video game industry
What You Can Expect From Us:
  • Sales performance based bonus agreement
  • A chance to get a great insight into the world of game localization
  • Huge potential to grow in a thriving startup environment
  • Possibility to work remote
  • An office full of gamers and a great company atmosphere

Do you recognize yourself in this description? If so, perfect! We are looking forward to receiving your application at job@altagram.com
Localization Tester (m/f/d) – Video Games
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
 

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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