Japanese-English Localizer / Coordinator

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Full-Time Employee
  • Post Date: 2019-08-30
  • Career Level Staff
  • Offerd Salary ¥4 - ¥6 Million
  • Experience 2 Years
  • Number of employee 1
  • Gender Required Both
  • INDUSTRY Internet & Gaming
  • Qualification Associate Degree
  • Working Hour 10: 00-19: 00
  • Trial Period 6 months
  • Department Assign Overseas division
Job Description

You will be in charge of Japanese-English localizer or coordinator at the Overseas Division. My job is to localize Japanese games for English-speaking countries. 

[Concrete work] 

Translating Japanese games into English-speaking countries. You will be responsible for localization work that is widely accepted by people in North America while maintaining the original quality. 

In this position, you will perform various tasks other than translation required to localize the game for English-speaking countries. 

1. Implementation / Real machine check The translated version is installed in the game and the actual machine is checked. 

2. Proofreading 

3. Creation, editing, and management of translation-related materials 

4. Interaction with related departments and subcontractors 

5. Presentation of localization directions 

[About the company] 

The company was established as a cyber agent group in May 2011 and develops and operates various games as a leading social application provider. 

It is interesting for users under the three mission statements: “A company that makes the best content”, “Play a lot of games together”, “Always remember the consciousness of Team Cygames” and “Aim for the strongest brand” Pursuing to make games. 

Hiring requirements


Those who satisfy all of the following requirements :

 1. Those who are native speakers of English and fluent in Japanese 

2. At least one year of Japanese-English translation experience 

3. Those who like to write texts  

1. North America 

Those who are familiar with Japanese culture (TV, movies, games, etc.) 

2. Those who play English-speaking smartphone games on a daily basis 



Those who satisfy all of the following requirements :

1. Those who are native speakers of Japanese 

2. Those who are proficient in English (equivalent to TOEIC 700 or higher) (Television, movies, games, etc.) 

3. Those who play games everyday 

4. Experience in translation

Treatment conditions / sales bonus

[Employment contract] 

Estimated annual income: 3.6 million yen to 9.6 million yen 

* Determined according to company regulations, taking into account experience and ability. 

* The annual salary includes the specified overtime allowance and late night allowance (paid regardless of whether overtime work is provided) 


・ In the case of an annual salary of 3.6 million: monthly basic salary of ¥ 300,000, overtime allowance ( 80 hours) 1,363,802 yen / year, including late-night work allowance (46 hours) 149,369 yen / year In 

case of annual salary 6 million: Basic monthly salary 500,000 yen, overtime allowance (80 hours) 2,273,001 yen / year, Late-night work allowance (for 46 hours) 248,948 yen / year included 

* Extra wages for overtime work exceeding 80 hours and late-night work exceeding 46 hours are separately paid and 

assessed (assessed every six months) * According to evaluation Te review the annual salary), there is semi-annual performance incentive plan outside the annual salary 


Full Time: No fixed term 

contract employees: from 6 months


Health insurance (Kanto IT software health insurance union membership), employees ‘pension insurance, unemployment insurance, workers’ compensation insurance, joined training programs, skill-up support system, communication activation system, the General Assembly, tighten Board, the official club system, health support system 


Rent subsidy system (2 station rule), moving allowance, child allowance

Selection process

Document screening 


Primary interview 


Secondary interview 


Final interview  

* The number of screenings and content may change. 


[Number of annual holidays: 120 days] 

Full weekly holiday (Saturday and Sunday), holidays, summer holidays (3 days from July 1 to November 30), year-end and New Year holidays (December 29- January 3), annual paid leave (10 days in the first year), Keio leave, etc.

・ The working conditions, etc. specified in this job offer may differ from the working conditions at the time of conclusion of the labor contract. 

・ This job offer includes information that has not been disclosed to the public, so it is prohibited to provide or forward it to third parties.