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Localisation Producer - Star Trek Fleet Command

Producer - Production - Remote, United Kingdom

Job Title Localisation Producer - Star Trek Fleet Command
Job Description

Scopely is looking for a Producer - Localisation to join our Star Trek Fleet Command game in Ireland, Spain, Portugal or the UK on a hybrid or remote basis.

At Scopely, we care deeply about what we do and want to inspire play, every day - whether in our work environments alongside our talented colleagues, or through our deep connections with our communities of players. We are a global team of game lovers who are developing, publishing and innovating the mobile games industry, connecting millions of people around the world daily.

Star Trek Fleet Command's ongoing success goes from strength to strength. Our in-house developed 4X MMO was launched in 2018 and continues to evolve, being consistently one of the top 10 gross revenue Massive Multiplayer Strategy games on the market.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

This role will drive quality and efficiency in localised game updates, acting as a central liaison between development, live operations, and global localisation partners across Dublin, Barcelona, and LA. Representing international players within the development team, you'll ensure their experiences are prioritized. Responsibilities include reporting progress, identifying risks, and tracking localisation quality. Ideal candidates will have a background in localisation and outsourcing, with strong communication and stakeholder skills. Reporting to the Senior Producer, you'll work closely with the release team to ensure seamless collaboration and deliver an exceptional player experience worldwide.

  • Be heavily involved in pre-production and production so as to identify and map our localisation needs
  • Ensure that our DEV practices incorporate internationalization and global mindset as part of the core planning
  • Clearly communicate the goals of your projects to leaders to achieve constant partner alignment across the organization
  • Manage localization efforts in a multidisciplinary team through all stages of development lifecycle and through live production
  • Manage external Localization vendors, improve processes, manage expectations and keep a constant close eye on quality output
  • Evaluate the overall localization process and quality in order to draw lessons learned and identify areas of improvement.
  • Maintain terminology list, deal with translator’s queries and maintain an up to date translation memory
  • Build positive relationships with developers and regional teams
  • Identify/assess risks and strategies to mitigate and escalate as necessary to all relevant partners

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Experience as a dedicated localization producer or project manager in a gaming studio or a globally shipped entertainment or technical product
  • Experience working with JIRA
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience planning, managing, and delivering projects as part of wider initiatives
  • Excellent time-management skills with demonstrated ability to work independently
  • Experienced in working with multicultural, globally distributed teams on projects and processes
  • Solutions oriented and committed to fixing not only issues internally but with the vendors as well
  • Clearly demonstrate best practices in LQA testing and how to be efficient with a mixed language team
  • Have a service attitude focused on facilitating teams to deliver amazing products

BONUS POINTS:

  • To be a gamer and passionate about games
  • Experience of managing localisation on a large live operating title across multiple regions
  • Solid understanding of Agile and its standard practices
  • Fluent in a language other than English

At Scopely, we create games for everyone - and want to ensure that the people behind our games reflect that! We are committed to creating a diverse, supportive work environment where everyone is treated with respect. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities and welcome individuals from all backgrounds to join us & embrace the adventure!

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Sector Production
Category Producer
Level Mid-Level
Contract Type Permanent
Hours Full Time
Salary Not Stated
Date Posted 6 June 2024
Recruiter Scopely
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