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#194929

Localization Project Manager II

Austin, TX (onsite)
Date:

Overview

Placement Type:

Temporary

Salary (USD):

$50 to $55 an hour

Start Date:

ASAP

KEY COMPETENCIES

Must possess a solid understanding of online production processes and a passion for meeting the needs of client’s international customers. Apps – related media experience in international marketplace highly desirable; Music, TV, Movies, Apps – media related experience a plus. Teamwork – The candidate will coordinate projects with vendors, localization team staff, the legal team and other departments across client localizing Store-related content. Must possess the desire to work in a demanding and fast-paced environment; this role requires flexibility, the ability to wisely prioritize tasks, and rapidly apply keen judgment to complex situations.

RESPONSIBILITIES

The ideal candidate will be committed to giving our non-US customers a user experience equivalent to or superior to that of our US customers by producing localized content. To be qualified for this position, you must have the following:

  1. BA degree or equivalent
  2. Linguistic skill in language other than English; excellent English communication skills
  3. Production experience; localization production preferred
  4. Experience in methods of automating workflow a plus
  5. Excellent verbal communication, written communication, and presentation skills
  6. Engineering background preferred in order to develop and or run automation test scripts

Additional requirements

  • Has localization project management experience (min 2 years when handling 10+ languages or 5 years when handling less languages)
  • Has technical experience: min 2 years on testing on devices (min, 2 platforms, e.g. Web, iOS, macOS, Windows, Android)
  • Understands unicodes, html tags, date time formats, currency, local addresses (ISO)
  • Understand software release cycles

The target hiring compensation range for this role is the equivalent of $50 to $55 an hour. Compensation is based on several factors including, but not limited to education, relevant work experience, relevant certifications, and location.
Additional benefits offered may include; medical health insurance and dental insurance, life insurance, and eligibility to participate in 401k plan with company match.

Client Description

Our client, a leader in consumer electronics, is one of the greatest, most innovative, world-changing companies ever created! More like a cluster of start-ups versus a large company, they are single-handedly credited with creating some of the most impactful products of this generation.

Working alongside some of the brightest and most talented people, the work you do here will add up to something big that could not be done anywhere else.  There is no doubt that your best work will be brought out achieving some hefty goals at a heroic pace.

One thing we know is that you WILL NOT ever be bored.​

Here are some more things you can expect:

  • Wi-fi equipped shuttle service
  • Free parking
  • Onsite cafeteria

WORKING WITH AQUENT: long-term assignments with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things:
– You’re paid weekly
– Subsidized health (including term life and LTD) and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk)
– Access to Fidelity 401(k)
– Access to FSA Program
– Direct deposit for your pay check
– Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!)
– Access to free online courses via Aquent’s Gymnasium, to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/
– Access to free online courses via Lynda.com
– Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you’re happy and progressing according to your expectations (we’re also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you’re close to wrapping up)