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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 and Seoul, South Korea. 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)
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 Engineer (m/f)
Position overview:
The Localization Engineer will collaborate with our Project Management and Linguistic teams and support them in all localization processes. This includes assuring the smooth operation of our CAT tools and localization software (memoQ, Plunet)

Responsibilities:
  • Managing all technical aspects of our localization projects
  • Preparing, handling, and analyzing localization kits
  • Supporting the whole team in handling our tools and in technical problems
  • Providing input and feedback for the continuous improvement of processes and workflows
  • Ensuring the most effective use of our software tools for assigned projects
Requirements:
  • Experience in localization processes and localization engineering
  • Knowledge of localization tools: memoQ, Plunet
  • Excellent written and verbal English skills required
  • Self-motivation, and the ability to solve problems and make decisions while acting independently and decisively
  • Knowledge of standard software, specifically: MS Office (Excel)
  • Familiarity with the principles of internationalization and globalization
  • A passion for video games is a big plus
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
Marketing Manager (m/f)
Position Overview:
We are looking for an individual with experience in Online Marketing, and Brand and Content Management to fill a position in our Berlin office. You will be the head of the Marketing department, working proactively and hand-to-hand with the Executive, Business Development and Administration teams in a fast-paced environment, along with a great international team of game localization experts.

Responsibilities:
  • Development of the marketing strategy to strengthen the company brand
  • Creation and development of print and online advertising campaigns
  • Together with your assistant: community management and content development through the company website, blog, social Media, press releases, and more
  • Marketing budget development and cost tracking
  • Preparation of events
Requirements:
  • Excellent level of English, both spoken and written
  • Strong writing, editing, proofreading, layout and design, professional printing and publishing skills
  • Good understanding of the processes involved in game localization
  • Passion for the game industry and its stakeholders
  • Extensive knowledge of Digital Marketing (WordPress, Google Analytics, SEO, Social Media)
  • Experience with design/video tools (Adobe Suite, photography, video)
  • Strong communication skills, self-motivated, detail-oriented, flexible, creative
  • Excellent organizational and planning skills, ability to work independently and decisively under pressure
  • Computer literacy – MS Office
  • A passion for games

Do you recognize yourself in this description? If so, perfect! We are looking forward to receiving your application at job@altagram.com
Video Game Editor/Translator - French, German, Spanish, Italian, Brazilian Portuguese (m/f)
Position overview.
We are currently seeking full-time Editors/Translators to fill in-house positions 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 (German, Spanish, French, Italian, Brazilian Portuguese)
  • 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 think this position is for you? Please send us your application, including CV and cover letter, at: job@altagram.com, entering “Application: Video Game Editor/ Translator (your language) ” in the subject line.
Video Game Localization Coordinator - French, German (m/f)
Position overview:
We are currently seeking a full-time Linguistic Coordinator to fill an internal position in our office in Berlin. The candidate will be in charge of managing and coordinating the multilingual translation of video game titles, while adhering to production schedules and budgets. He/She should demonstrate strong organizational abilities as well as linguistic skills. The Coordinator will work on a wide range of projects for all platforms, including titles from very prestigious clients such as 505 Games, Blizzard, Sega, and Square Enix, along with an in-house team of Translators and Coordinators and a Freelance Translator network.

Responsibilities:
  • Translating and proofreading of video game related content into your native language
  • Creating and updating guides, databases, and terminology lists
  • File analysis and preparation
  • Coordinating multilingual localization projects using in-house and external resources
  • Supervising internal and external teams during and between projects
  • Controlling quality as well as compliance with guidelines and reference material
  • Managing external resources
  • Training other team members on tools and processes
Requirements:
  • Outstanding skills in your native language (French or German)
  • Excellent command of English, both spoken and written
  • For English native speakers, German or French as a second language
  • Translation experience required, and a language degree a plus
  • Experience in translation coordination or project management
  • 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
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 Localization Tester - French, Spanish (m/f)
Position overview:
We are currently seeking French and Spanish Freelance Linguistic Testers in Berlin to provide video game localization QA. You should be able to follow localization test cases and instructions closely, as well as create and improve test cases and scenarios as needed. You will be responsible for filing/closing bugs as required for the project. You should be proactive, motivated, and an enthusiastic team player. A background in games testing is mandatory for this opportunity. Candidates must be avid gamers and familiar with most consoles, mobile devices, and terminology/compliance.

Responsibilities:
  • Proofreading/testing of in-game and video game related content
  • Ensuring compliance with terminology and publisher requirements
  • Controlling quality as well as compliance with guidelines and reference material
  • Bug reporting and tracking using appropriate tools
  • Suggesting possible and relevant solutions
  • Working in cooperation with a team of translators and/or testers
Requirements:
  • Outstanding skills in your native language (French and Spanish)
  • Excellent command of English
  • Passion for video games
  • Knowledge of various gaming genres and platforms
  • Experience of working in a software testing environment
  • Previous games testing experience is preferred
  • Experience with bug tracking tools and Windows/Office
  • Previous localization experience is a plus
  • Flexible, self-motivated, detail-oriented, and proactive
  • Able to work in a team as well as independently
Do you think this position is for you? Please send us your application, including résumé, cover letter, and rates, to job@altagram.com, entering “Localization Tester – (your language)” in the subject line.
Freelance Video Game Translator (m/f)
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

Seoul, South Korea

Localization Project Manager (m/f)
Position overview:
The Project Manager will be responsible for coordinating the localization of diverse video games titles from our clients and partners. Furthermore the Project Manager will help develop the business in Korea and in the Asian markets together with our Business Development team.

The role of Project Manager requires constant liaising with a variety 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 held to the highest standards of quality with the production team.

Responsibilities:
  • Managing localization projects from beginning to end
  • Connecting with game developers, publishers, freelancers and start business cooperation for the Asian market
  • Being the main point of contact between the Altagram team and clients: be accountable, transparent and flexible
  • Shorten localization time-to-market, reduce costs and help our clients 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 timely issuance of purchase orders and invoices
  • Traveling to fairs or events to meet potential or established clients
  • Leading meetings and conference calls, including project kick-off meetings, weekly and ad-hoc, issue solves and performing post-mortems
  • Identifying and solving of problems quickly and effectively
  • Recruiting freelancers for Asian languages combination if needed
Requirements:
  • Self-motivation and 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
  • Very good understanding of the Asian market
  • 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 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 Seoul, South Korea.

If you think your qualifications match our requirements, please send your application to: job@altagram.com, entering “Project Manager - Korea” in the subject line.

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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