Finnish Localization QA Tester/Proofreader

Cupertino, CA /
Translation, Localization, Interpretation, QA Testing – On-Site/Project-Based /
Full Time
As a trusted global transformation partner, Welocalize accelerates the global business journey by enabling brands and companies to reach, engage, and grow international audiences. Welocalize delivers multilingual content transformation services in translation, localization, and adaptation for over 250 languages with a growing network of over 77,000 in-country linguistic resources. Driving innovation in language services, Welocalize delivers high-quality training data transformation solutions for NLP-enabled machine learning by blending technology and human intelligence to collect, annotate, and evaluate all content types. Our team works across locations in North America, Europe, and Asia serving our global clients in the markets that matter to them. www.welocalize.com

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Job Description Summary

The tester will be using devices to test a wide range of internally and externally facing applications and tools.

The tester will conduct test cases, identify localization bugs, report them via an internal bug tracking system as well as verify the fixes once implemented.

Job Title: Localization QA Tester
Client's shuttle available
Location: Onsite in Cupertino, CA (Remote during the Covid-19 lockdown)
Workweek: Mon-Fri (1 hour unpaid break from 12-1) = 35 hours a week
Hourly Rate: $35 (depending on previous experience)
W-2 employee, eligible for benefits based on hours worked
Must have a US work permit

Requirements

    • Native-level fluency in Finnish (grammar, vocabulary, composition, punctuation)
    • Fluency in English (written and spoken)
    • Experience working in translation
    • Tech savvy, with experience testing web-based systems and applications on Mac OS X and iOS
    • Ability to prioritize linguistic issues and distinguish between a true must-fix and a nice-to-have
    • Experience working with test cases and test scripts
    • Experience with bug tracking systems
    • Ability to clearly articulate reproduction steps for a given issue and communicate critical information
    • Strong problem-solving skills
    • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
    • Ability to work with very diverse teams
    • Ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment
    • Strong team ethic