Japanese-English Translator/ Interpreter & PM

Overview

General,
Amsterdam, Netherlands

You will be working at our studio located in the heart of Amsterdam, while managing your accounts and teams’ onsite and remote in e.g. Japan, US and Europe. You are native Japanese and love and be able to multitask.

What you will do

  • Provide accurate and timely translation of project documents, from Japanese to English and from English to Japanese;
  • Provide translation and consecutive interpretation between Japanese and English, both prior to and during meetings;
  • Project management by way of creating schedule and supplemental documents, facilitating meetings and discussions, coordinating visitations, etc. for Guerrilla and its overseas partners;
  • Manage team tasks using internal project management tools, eg. JIRA;
  • Multi-tasking to manage numbers of projects simultaneously;
  • Follow up unresolved tasks with internal and overseas teams to ensure their completions;
  • Build and maintain the bridge between Guerrilla and overseas partners as a cultural specialist through interpretation and translation to fill their cultural gaps for better communication.

Who you are

  • You have at least a  Bachelor degree in a relevant education; 
  • You have a native level of fluency in Japanese, both written and spoken;
  • You have a professional level of fluency in English, both written and spoken, with a minimum TOEIC score of 950 pts.;
  • You have at least 3 years of experience as a Translator and Interpreter in creative and/or technical industries;
  • You have at least 3 years of experience as a Project Manager and Account Manager in an international and creative and/or technical industry;
  • You have a strong familiarity with software and/or video game development terminology;
  • You are able to absorb new terminology as needed and apply it efficiently;
  • You have prior experience in a similar position in the video game development industry;
  • You are preferably specialized in technical translation;
  • You are able to work on-site in Amsterdam.

Notes

Guerrilla is part of Sony Interactive Entertainment. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company.