Localization Coordinator

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This role is a part of the UK government's Kickstart Scheme and is only applicable to 16 to 24-year-olds in the UK who are not in education and are currently claiming Universal Credit. Click here to view more Kickstart placement opportunities.

July 22, 2021
Full Time

Hidden Leaf Games is an indie game development studio founded with the mission of delivering a world-class experience that focuses on competition, progression and social play. We believe games are meant to be played together, regardless of skill level or platform. At our core, we’re players who deeply value the social and community interactions that competitive moments have to offer. We believe that competitive games create lasting moments and are committed to recreating that experience for others to enjoy.

We’re looking for a Localization Coordinator to join our team to enrich our player’s experience globally. In this role, you will be responsible for the localization of our games in the regions we support. You will have the opportunity to create a localization release plan as well as build the localization workflow with the support of internal and external partner teams. Our ideal candidate is in tune with global cultures and languages and can present our game in the way that appeals to our international players. You will report to the QA Director.


  • Plan for and manage localization projects across internal teams and external partner vendors
  • Work with internal stakeholders to identify and remove localization risks
  • Develop and own end-to-end localization plans, processes and workflows
  • Assign, monitor and measure localization work with the support of internal teams and external  partner vendors
  • Maintain language assets through internal localization repository
  • Triage, prioritize and resolve localization related issues

Required Qualifications:

  • 3+ years as a dedicated localization coordinator, localization producer or localization project manager in a gaming or entertainment studio
  • Experience shipping products to global regions
  • Working knowledge of localization industry standards and service level agreements
  • Experience working with vendor managed service providers
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and strong interpersonal skills

Desired Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's in Localization, Language Studies or International Studies or equivalent practical experience
  • Fluent in two or more languages

About Us

We're a venture-funded game studio based across the world looking to create games meant to be played with anyone, anywhere. Our mission is to create core PvP games that focus on competitive mastery, core progression and social play. If you're looking to join a team that allows tons of creative freedom, ownership and moves fast, please apply!

We're hiring VFX and concept artists, engineers, a localization coordinator, and a producer. Click here to view (and share) all of our open roles.

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