Localization Engineer (based in Prague)

For over 20 years, TransPerfect has provided comprehensive language and technology
solutions to help our clients communicate and conduct business more effectively in a
global marketplace. Equipped with a quality management system certified to both the
ISO 9001:2008 and EN 15038:2006 standards, TransPerfect provides a full array of
language and business support services, including translation, interpretation,
multicultural marketing, website globalization, subtitling, voiceovers, staffing services,
multicultural marketing, training and learning, and legal support services. TransPerfect
also offers a suite of cutting edge technologies that significantly reduce costs and
improve consistency throughout the translation process, making TransPerfect the
vendor of choice for the world's leading multinationals.
With annual revenues of over $470 million, TransPerfect is the world's largest privately
held provider of language services and technology solutions. From offices in more than
85 cities on six continents, TransPerfect offers a full range of services in 170+ languages to clients worldwide. With an
unparalleled commitment to quality and client service, TransPerfect is fully ISO 9001 and EN 15038 certified. TransPerfect
has global headquarters in New York, with regional headquarters in London and Hong Kong.
Localization Engineer (based in Prague)
Position responsibilities:
 Defining and preparing tools, processes and files for software globalization and localization
 Defining localization scope of source and support files
 Pre-processing and post-processing of files, file tracking and management, project archiving
 Performing of engineering internal QAs, solving non linguistic quality issues
 Supervising technical processes in terms of quality and productivity
 Co-ordinating deliverables and changes, tracking localization status
 Define and prepare tools, processes and files for software globalization and localization
 Provide development team with feedback on localization issues
 Prepare files for translation using standard localization tools
Essential skills and experience required:
 Excellent written and verbal English communication skills, other languages would be an asset
 Ability to work independently as well as in cooperation with team
 University degree would be an asset
 2 years of localization experience
 Comprehensive knowledge of standard office software (Microsoft Office)
 Highly organized and good at managing time and parallel tasks
 Basic programming skills (C/C++, Visual Basic, etc.) would be an asset
 Basics of scripting – Windows Scripting Host, Perl, RegEx would be an asset
 Experience with Trados, Passolo, FrameMaker and RoboHelp is preferred
 Advanced knowledge of HTML & XML formats
 Broad experience working with different software packages
In order to apply, please go to our website: http://transperfect.com/about/careers.html