Position Title: Content Localization Specialist
Department: Product Line Management
Effective/Revision Date: 4/19/2019
Why it's great to work at Vecima:
Vecima is a global software and solutions company with a track record of success in developing disruptive, breakthrough technologies. Vecima is focusing on Content Delivery, Storage, Video and Broadband Solutions (distributed access, commercial and hospitality areas), and Telematics Technologies that deliver software and solutions that captivate the imagination and inspire innovation, while providing a flexible foundation for growth.
Headquartered in British Colombia, Canada with offices in other Provinces of Canada and Georgia. We offer competitive salaries, benefits and company matching 401(k). We are an equal opportunity employer committed to attracting a talented and diverse workforce. Experience a great culture, casual dress, fun company events such as Game Days, Potlucks, Holiday Parties, Onsite Massages, unlimited beverages, etc.
The Content Localization Specialist, as a member of the Content team based out of the Duluth, GA office, will manage the publishing process of technical documentation in multiple languages, as well as maintaining documentation repositories for internal and external audiences. The position involves preparing and curating source documents in English, editing language structures to facilitate translation, creating translation assets (style guides, term databases, etc.) and performing QA for translation deliveries. The candidate works closely with vendors to coordinate the localization process.
Content preparation, translation, localization and publication for all of Vecima's customer-facing materials; both in print and online.
Test and vet translated content to ensure it is applicable to the target culture's audience.
Assist with facilitating user experience testing of localized content.
Improve applications through reviews of localized content.
Help drive a vision for our products content across all platforms.
Prepares source content for translation and localization, along with translation assets such as glossaries, term databases and style guides.
Publishes documentation for software products and training materials in multiple languages.
Coordinates the translation and localization process, works with translation vendors to answer queries, select terminology, maintain translation memories and provide feedback on translation deliverables.
Reviews translated content to validate accuracy, proper use of terminology and style guides, and provides translation feedback.
Provides translations in Japanese (and other languages, if qualified) and provides linguistic review and editing for translation deliverables from vendors.
Manages content repositories for current documentation and knowledge bases, archives, public information and information with restricted access.
Education & Experience Requirements
BA/BS in Computer Science, Information Technology, Translation, Technical Writing,Communication, Marketing, or related field; or, equivalent knowledge from at least 4 years of similar work experience in a Software Engineering, IT or Content Delivery industry
Excellent communication skills in English and Japanese at a business level, including proficiency in writing and cultural acumen
Ability to communicate and customize technical content for different audiences
Editorial background and proofreading skills
Experience in developing and adhering to editorial and technical style guides and evangelizing their use
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office and Confluence (or equivalent software) required; Madcap Flare, video production, and CAT tools a plus.
Experience working with Technical Support or software development teams is highly desirable.
Familiarity with IT terminology, content delivery networks, or software-defined storage is highly desirable.
Overview of company benefits
Health Savings Account
Flexible Spending Account
Short & Long Term Disability
Basic Life Insurance
Supplemental & Dependent Life Insurance
Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance
401(k) Savings Plan with Company Match
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