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Junior Localization EngineerTransPerfect Translations Limited
  • Wan Chai
  • Salary provided
  • Posted on 12 Nov 2019
Junior Localization EngineerTransPerfect Translations Limited

Job Highlights

  • Localization engineer
  • C++, java, JSP
  • Manage translation memories

Job Description

Job Description

The successful candidate would work alongside our Senior Localization Engineers and Technology Project Managers assisting in technology rollouts, daily support and validating new features in our CAT tool, TM Server and Analysis Package products.

This represents a unique opportunity for a Localization Engineer to augment their existing skillset with cutting edge technologies and open a new and exciting career path.

Some Attributes of Successful Candidates

  • Team player
  • Thrive in a fast pace, collaborative work environment
  • Problem solver able to come up with creative solutions for complicated files and workflows
  • Self-motivated to learn and become an expert in localization and our company’s products

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree from a 4-year college or university
  • 1-3 years of experience in Localization Engineering
  • Experience with Translation Memory Tools
  • Experience with Software Localization
  • Experience with CAT tools
  • Experience with content management systems


  • Preparation and optimization of files for translation process (various file formats)
  • Managing Translation Memories (TM)
  • TM leverage optimization
  • Troubleshooting issues coming from production, originating from translation process
  • Support file quoting for large scale projects
  • Create scripts and/or macros to support repetitive tasks performed by project managers
  • Work closely with Software Product Managers to
  • Collect user stories from product stakeholders
  • Define new features and improvements of the software products
  • Provide test cases for QA
  • Provide documentation and training to product users

Skills Required

  • Fluent in English
  • Basic knowledge of computer languages (VB, VBA, C++), scripting (Perl, ASP, Java, JSP) and markup languages (XML, HTML, XLIFF)
  • Advanced knowledge of regular expression and Xpath
  • Advanced knowledge of Windows, Mac and Linux platforms
  • Strong communication and organizational skills
  • Exceptional attention to detail


Additional Information

Career Level
Entry Level
Years of Experience
Not Specified
Employment Type
Full Time, Permanent

Company Overview

For over 25 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 $540 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 17100 certified. TransPerfect has global headquarters in New York, with regional headquarters in London and Hong Kong.


Additional Company Information

Benefits & Others
Five-day work week, Medical insurance

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