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Game Translators (Japanese to German) (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
Tokyo, Japan
Post date
Aug 25, 2023
Arts / Entertainment / Recreation
Translation / Localization
Work Type
Contract / Entry Level
Remote work
¥2.2M ~ ¥4.0M / Year
  • Salary will be based on experience and skills


  • German: Native level (preferred)
  • English: Business level (preferred)
  • Japanese: Business level (preferred)
  • Must currently reside in Japan
  • Linguistic Native level of German
  • Currently residing in the Kanto area with a valid work visa
  • Have strong interest in the video game industry
  • Visa sponsorship available


[Job Description]

We are recruiting translators/reviewers who are passionate about video games for our Game Localization team!

The successful candidate will be able to provide high-quality game translations, as well as reviewing services for translations of the latest games to identify mistranslations, inconsistencies, and disruptions of narrative flow found throughout the translation.

Our client base range from AAA gaming companies as well as indie developers.

- Native level of German
- Strong creative writing skills in the native language
- Japanese comprehension above N1 level
- Excellent English
- 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/English business emails.
- Translation tools experience, such as Trados, MemoQ, WordFast, etc
- At least 1 year translation experience in the entertainment industry
- 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)/Flexible
- Remote work possible

[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.
* If possible, please provide an alternate email address with a different domain to ensure our emails reach you.

We are looking forward to your application.

Last modified on September 25, 2023

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