Korean - Movies and TV Data Specialist (6 months contract)

Cork, Ireland /
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.

Do you LOVE movies and TV shows? Are you the short of person who just can't resist looking up your favorite movie stars to see what else they've been in? Then help us make one of the most used TV streaming services, accessible to everyone, no matter the language. Let's connect the world, together!

Welocalize is seeking Korean Metadata Specialists in Cork, Ireland. You will be working onsite at a leading consumer technology company as a contributor to the finished products released in target markets across the globe. You will evaluate the quality of both written and spoken text for services as it relates to your area of linguistic and geographic expertise. In addition, you may also work on content review and creation for Music and TV applications. You will work cooperatively with international teams to monitor and improve the quality of client products and partner data integrations.

Please apply only if you have pervious experience in TV, Movie, Film industry, QA and speak Korean at a native level fluency

Job Information:
Onsite in Cork, Ireland
Competitive Salary EUR 35K/year
Permanent position
Shifts will be 8 hours a day, over a standard 39 hours work week:
 
Shift breakdown:
Mon-Thu 7.00 to 15.30 & Sun 7.00 to 14.30
Mon-Thu 10.30 to 19.00 & Sun 11.30 to 19.00
Tue-Fri 7.00 to 15.30 & Sat 7.00 to 14.30
Tue-Fri 10.30 to 19.00 & Sat 11.30 to 19.00


Benefits:
Health insurance
Pension
23 days annual vacation
9 Irish Public Holidays
5 days of paid sick leave

The following is a non-exhaustive list of responsibilities and areas of accountability of the Bilingual Metadata Specialist:

Responsibilities:
• Verify content accuracy, ensuring it meets the provided standards
• Edit data and content when needed
• Make decisions on content often with limited information on hand
• Report any patterns of issues observed to help improve database and product performance
• Test tools to provide feedback for improving efficiency and accuracy
• Work and communicate with cross-functional teams

About you:
• Native-level proficiency in Korean
• Proven ability to maintain motivation and solid focus through repetitive task
• Highly detail-oriented with ability to multitask and meet deadlines in a high-pressure environment
• Sharp problem solving and analytical skills, along with ability to learn from history and prevent errors from recurring
• Comfortable with navigating ambiguity to make sound judgment call
• A wide-ranging and up-to-date knowledge of the local movies, TV shows, music, literature, social media platforms, cultural sensitivities and nuance
• Knowledge of advanced spreadsheet and XML a plus
• This position may require work outside of normal business hours, on weekends and holidays.

Key Details:
• 6 months contract
• Benefits Package: 23 Days Holiday, pension, health insurance
• Visa Sponsorship (if required)

What it is like to work as part of our Cork team:
• You will work in our client’s Cork office as a part of an international team
• Your colleagues are industry experts with significant experience in their fields, which means that you will have a strong support network around you
• You will work in a transparent and collaborative environment providing you with plenty of opportunities to share and discuss ideas with your colleagues and shape how we work
• We are fun, friendly and most importantly, love what we do

Your next step: Apply today for immediate consideration, click the link and send your CV.
We look forward to hearing from you!