Offres d’emploi CDD : Spécialistes en localisation française

Localization Specialist (French)

  • Number of position(s): 25
  • Core Hours: M-F 40 hours per week, good possibility for OT.
  • Length of Assignment: 4 months initially. Strong potential for it to run longer.


Description of Product/Project contractor will be working on: The localization specialist will assist in the localization of voice recognition software. This position offers an exciting opportunity to be involved with cutting-edge technology. You will participate in shaping the user experience for our products in French.

Translation or Localization Examples: Finding an address, able to ask the question several different ways. Common ways a French person would ask how to make a call on the phone, find music, radio, get directions, turn on the AC or heat.

The Ideal Candidate

Required/must have skills:

  • The ideal candidate has familiarity with French/German history, culture and customs, visits his/her native country at least once in a year and communicates regularly with friends and family living in the native country.
  • English (speak & read) must have been in the US for at least 6 months. Reason for the 6 months is that they need to be in a position to identify the difference between Miles and Kilometers as an example. Another example would be in the US there are 3 sets of numbers for the telephone (xxx) xxx-xxxx. What would it be in French.
  • Knowledge of localization processes and issues. Manager’s definition of this is:
    • Strong Attention to detail strong desire to accuracy,
    • Understanding of how to translate common terms in French.
    • Individuals do not need to have previous Localization work experience but it’s a huge bonus.
  • Good knowledge of smartphones (currently uses a phone) and social media platform terminology.
  • SharePoint and Jira experience bonus. Excellent grasp of grammar and spelling; and wide vocabulary.
  • Working knowledge of Windows OS, MS Office (Word, Excel) and ability to learn new software applications.
  • Ability to:
    • think logically, creatively and imagine the perspective of a variety of users.
    • organize, maintain consistency and identify minute differences across large sets of data
    • write concisely in an easy to understand manner.
    • work independently with minimal supervision.
    • adapt to shifting priorities.
    • think logically, creatively and from the perspective of a variety of users
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills.
  • Someone who likes to work in a team
  • Not afraid to ask questions, rather have someone ask a lot of questions, vs. think they know how to do it.
  • Self-Motivated
  • Good communications, interpersonal and organizational skills

Team (selling points):

  • Flexibility once you know what you are doing. Work hours can be adjusted based on how you do. Create own schedule however must work 40 hours every week.
  • Team makes it fun, close group, all from different countries, pot lucks are awesome, really enjoy working with each other. If you have a question about anything, team will assist.
  • Team spirit is awesome

If interested contact

Laissez un commentaire

Entrez vos coordonnées ci-dessous ou cliquez sur une icône pour vous connecter:


Vous commentez à l'aide de votre compte Déconnexion /  Changer )

Photo Google+

Vous commentez à l'aide de votre compte Google+. Déconnexion /  Changer )

Image Twitter

Vous commentez à l'aide de votre compte Twitter. Déconnexion /  Changer )

Photo Facebook

Vous commentez à l'aide de votre compte Facebook. Déconnexion /  Changer )

Connexion à %s