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Game Translators (English/Japanese to German, Br. Portuguese, LatAm. Spanish)

株式会社デジタルハーツ DIGITAL Hearts CO.,LTD

株式会社デジタルハーツ DIGITAL Hearts CO.,LTD

Job ID
Tokyo, Japan
Post date
Arts / Entertainment / Recreation
Translation / Localization
Work Type
Contract / Entry Level
Remote work
¥2.2M ~ ¥4.0M / Year
  • Salary will be based on experience and skills


  • German: Native level (preferred)
  • English: Business level (preferred)
  • Japanese: Business level (preferred)
  • Portuguese: Native level (preferred)
  • Spanish: Native level (preferred)
  • Must currently reside in Japan
  • Native Speaker of German, Brazilian Portuguese, or Latin American Spanish
  • Currently residing in the Kanto area with a valid work visa
  • Have strong interest in the video game industry
  • Japanese and English skill: Business level or above (N1)
  • Visa sponsorship available


[Job Description]
We are looking for new people with a love for video games to join our Localization team!

A successful applicant will demonstrate the ability to provide high-quality translations and review text from the latest translation programs to check for mistranslations, inconsistencies, and any disruptions to narrative flow.
Our client base ranges from AAA game studios to indie developers.

-Native Speaker of German, Brazilian Portugues, or Latin American Spanish
-Strong creative writing skills in your native language
-Strong command of the Japanese language (JLPT N1 preferred)
-English communication skills
-Interest in Japanese media (video games, anime, manga etc.)
-Basic PC skills (Microsoft suite)
-Residence in the Kanto region
-Valid working visa in Japan
-Interest in Japanese culture

[Preferred Skills]
-Effective business communication skills in English/Japanese (i.e. emails)
-Experience with translation tools such as Trados, MemoQ, WordFast, etc.
-Minimum 1 year translation experience in the entertainment industry
-Experience dealing with clients in Japanese
-N1 equivalent writing and reading skills in Japanese

[Location/Working Hours]
-Weekdays 10:00~19:00 (Flextime)
-Remote work available

[Employment Terms/Salary/Benefits]
- Contract-Based (契約社員)
*Renewable, Full-time advancement based on performance
- Salary based on experience and ability
- Transportation expenses provided separately
- Social Insurance and paid holidays included

[Hiring Process]
Translation Test ⇒ 1st interview ⇒ 2nd interview ⇒ Offer
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We look forward to your application.

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