German Music Lyrics (Hip-Hop and Rap) Specialist

Berlin, Germany /
Translation, Localization, Interpretation, QA Testing – On-Site/Project-Based /
Full Time
Welocalize enables brands to reach and grow global audiences through services and solutions for translation, localization, adaptation, interpretation, and automation. We offer multilingual solutions to transform all content types for local audiences, at every step of our clients’ global business journey. We have 1,500 global team members across offices in North America, Europe and Asia dedicated to helping some of the world’s largest brands operate and succeed internationally.

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.

Welocalize is seeking native-level German language to perform music lyrics transcription and Quality Assurance/review of the content. The perfect candidate can be located anywhere in Germany. Our Fortune 100 tech client is looking for candidates with strong music, lyrics (mostly hip hop and rap), metadata, data analyst, translation backgrounds

Position: German Music Lyrics Specialist
Location: Germany
Workweek: 5 days a week (Monday- Friday) 40 hours/week
Competitive Salary: EUR 35K a year
Permanent Contract with benefits
Start Date: ASAP

As a Music Specialist you will be responsible of analyzing Music Lyrics Content in German. 65% of the time transcribing hip-hop and rap lyrics, 25% proofreading/editing and 10% analyzing metadata. Excellent linguistic skills, music knowledge. You will need passion for technology and a will to question the current workflows with the mindset to improve tools and processes.

Preferred Skills

    • Self-motivated, detail-oriented, and able to handle repetitive tasks
    • Open-minded
    • Detail-oriented
    • Positive attitude
    • Data-driven, passionate about data and comfortable presenting data organized and able to work in a fast paced environment
    • Strong tech industry awareness
    • Takes ownership of deliverables
    • Shows excellent time management skills
    • Strong problem solving skills
    • Passion for music and lyrics