New Job: Music Application Reviewer/Editor

Title:  Music Application Reviewer/Editor

Hiring Company: Welocalize

Company Description:  A billion words later, the path we found for ourselves is Welocalize. A company of over 600 employees in 12 offices located in the USA, UK, Ireland, Germany, China, and Japan. Since 1997, we’ve been breaking new ground in translating communications around the world. This calls for exploring different cultures, experimenting with advanced technology, and collaborating with customers so we can translate what’s between the lines as well as what’s on the page.

Application Link: http://www.careerbuilder.com/jobseeker/jobs/jobdetails.aspx?utm_source=indeed.com&utm_campaign=organic&SiteID=cb001&Job_DID=J8S55B78FM6QPBHKH02&showNewJDP=yes&utm_medium=aggregator

Location: Cupertino, CA, United States

Job Type: Full-Time

Industry: IT/Tech

Application Deadline: 

Description:   Welocalize is seeking Linguistic Reviewers for Music Content with backgrounds in various locales/languages to support a client’s needs for their recently launched worldwide music application. The Fortune 100 tech client is looking for candidates with strong editorial, linguistic, and writing skills.   

Hours: 8:00am – 4:00pm, Monday – Friday

Work Week: 35 Hours

Start Date: ASAP

Qualifications/Skills:    

  • EXTREMELY DETAIL ORIENTED
  • Possesses basic computer skills, iOS systems a plus
  • Well capable of typing in your native language using a local (English) keyboard
  • Able to successfully translate and/or localize English content in to your native language
  • Experience in reviewing articles
  • Outstanding proofreading skills
  • Creative writing skills
  • Marketing, journalism, editing, or writing backgrounds are preferred
  • Strong functional skills, tech savvy
  • Effective multitasking over simultaneous assignments
  • Capable of working under pressure and under tight deadlines
  • Collaborative; enjoys teamwork in a multicultural environment
  • Familiar with streaming music using various platforms such as Pandora and iTunes
  • Flexible and willing to learn about new tools and different procedures.

Languages:

  • Dutch
  • French (France)
  • French Canadian
  • Italian
  • Norwegian
  • Russian
  • Traditional Chinese/Cantonese (from Hong Kong)

Client Expectations:

  • Exceptional language skills (see language request below)
  • Good verbal and written communication skills in English
  • Translation and localization experience
  • Enjoys listening to all genres of music and can potentially write about music without typos
  • Ease with using iOS systems
  • Extremely detail oriented
  • Must have US work authorization without sponsorship
  • Must live within 60 miles of Cupertino, CA

How to apply:  Apply via job posting site.

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