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Italian Game Translators (Localization) (expired)

株式会社デジタルハーツ DIGITAL Hearts CO.,LTD

株式会社デジタルハーツ DIGITAL Hearts CO.,LTD

Job ID
23 wards, Tokyo
Post date
Jan 15, 2020
Arts / Entertainment / Recreation, Information Technology, Translation / Interpretation
Translation / Localization, Interpretation, Proof Reading, Other Localization, Translation, Interpreting
Work Type
Contract / Entry Level
¥2.2M ~ ¥4.0M / Year


  • English: Business level
  • Japanese: Fluent
  • Must currently reside in Japan
  • Linguistic Native level of Italian
  • Translation experience in the entertainment industry (Games, manga, anime, etc)
  • Extensive experience playing videogames
  • Basic PC skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Fluent level of Japanese language (Around N2)
  • Visa sponsorship available


[Job Description]
We are recruiting game lovers to form part of our Localization team.
Responsibilities include translation of the latest games from Japanese or English to various European languages, as well as QA/testing across all consoles and platforms, in search of linguistic and technical issues. Our client base range from AAA gaming companies as well as indie developers.

- Native level of Italian
- Strong creative writing skills in the native language
- Japanese comprehension above N2 level
- Experience and familiarity with video games
- Basic PC skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
- Residing in Tokyo and its vicinity (Kanto Area)
- Extensive experience playing videogames, manga and Japanese media
- Valid work visa
- Interest in Japanese culture

- Ability to communicate through Japanese business emails.
- Translation tools experience, such as Trados, MemoQ, WordFast, etc
- Business-level English (for non-native English speakers)
- Experience dealing with Clients in Japanese (BtoB)
- Writing and reading skills of Japanese (equivalent to JLPT N1)

[Working Hours/Work Place]
- Tokyo
- Standard working hours (10 AM to 7 PM).

[Employment Terms/Salary/Benefits]
- Contract-Based
*Renewable, Full-time advancement depending on performance.
- TBD. Based on experience and ability.
- Transportation expenses provided separately.
- Social Insurance, paid holidays.

[Hiring Process]
Translation Test ⇒ 1st. interview ⇒ 2nd interview Offer
* Check your spam folder if you haven't received a response to your application or your test.
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Looking forward to your application.

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