Localization Specialist, Japanese

Tokyo, Japan
Localization & Writing

Job Overview

As a dedicated Localization Specialist, you will participate in the translation of game client and content for Wargaming.net.

Reports to

Head of Localization and QA, APAC

What will you do?

  • Responsible for localizing all the in-game assets including text, image, and audio.
  • Localize, and/or edit collateral materials related to games.
  • Review and fine-tune translated text by verifying the integrity of the text in the game
  • Work closely with internal and external localization staff as well as related teams to help all projects meet deadlines with the finest quality

What are we looking for?

  • 1+ years in translation industry
  • Native Japanese and fluent in English listening, speaking, reading and writing skills
  • Advance level of skills in translating, editing, and proofreading
  • Excellent Japanese spelling and grammar

What additional skills will help you stand out?

  • Experience in game translation
  • Bachelor’s degree major in English and literature
  • Passion for games especially military genre


Benefits and perks are tailored to the local market and culture. Our benefits in Tokyo include:

  • Additional Vacation days on top of the statutory minimum. (additional days based on years of service, maternity &  childcare leave other leaves)
  • We have 6 days of care leave which can be used for yourself, your family members, including your pets.
  • Career development and education opportunities within the company
  • Coffee, fruits, and snacks in the office
  • Company events 
  • Seniority Awards  
  • Referral program - you can recommend the best talents to the Company and receive a reward  
  • To learn more about our studio in Japan, follow this link: https://wargaming.co.jp/ https://www.linkedin.com/company/wargaming-net/life/apac/

About Wargaming 

Wargaming is an award-winning online game developer and publisher headquartered in Nicosia, Cyprus. Operating since 1998, Wargaming has become one of the leaders in the gaming industry with 16 offices worldwide, including studios in Chicago, Prague, Shanghai, Tokyo, and Vilnius. Our diverse and multicultural team works together to deliver a top-class experience to millions of players who enjoy Wargaming's titles across all major gaming platforms. Our flagship products include free-to-play hits World of Tanks, World of Warships and World of Tanks Blitz.

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