Italian Video Game Proofreaders

Description:

We are recruiting Italian freelance proofreaders able to check video games texts in order to verify the accuracy of the translation (English to Italian) in terms of grammar/spelling, mistranslations/literal translations, required platform terms, wording, flow/readability, genre compatibility, and so on. Applicants have to be native speakers in Italian and be video games enthusiasts. Sports fans are very welcomed!


Key Purpose:

- Excellent knowledge of Italian;
- Excellent knowledge of English;
- Strong interest in videogames among a range of platforms and genres;
- Excellent general knowledge (pop culture: TV series, manga, cartoons, movies, comic books);
- Accuracy, attention to details, organizational skills;
- Bug spotting ability;
- Ability to work under pressure with tight deadlines and stay focused;
- Maximum availability in summer months (June/September);
- Ability to work as part of a team;
- Good knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel;
- Initiative, self- government and problem solving abilities;
- Interest in sports among a range of sports, namely soccer and basket is a plus;
- Translation tools competency (memoQ, Trados, SDLX) is a plus;
- Knowledge of another language is a plus;
- Living in or near Milan is a plus.


Working Hours:

Project-based


Position:

Freelance


Start:

Spring, training provided


Location:

Working from home

If you are interested, please fill out this form.