Internationalization Architect – San Jose, CA

Job Requirements:

– Impact hundreds of product teams across the organization to ship global ready features

– Provide technical guidance, using your knowledge of internationalization best practices and standards, to developers across company and its partners about how to globalize their products and features

– Organize and lead internationalization training for product teams

– Review code and UI designs to provide internationalization recommendations to product teams

– Build prototypes to demonstrate globalization features

– Write technical specifications and recommendations based on gathering requirements from product teams

– Work with client compliance and policy teams

– Work with open source and standards organizations to ensure client uses industry best practices and contribute  best practices back to the community


– Hands-on development experience in JavaScript preferred.

– Knowledge of web and mobile usability principles, cross-browser and cross-device compatibility, and HTML document architecture

– Expertise in designing large-scale multi-tiered systems and service-oriented architecture

– Experience with defining and developing custom APIs

– Understanding of scalable computing systems, software architecture, data structures and algorithms

– Familiarity with relational and/or object-oriented data modeling and systems

– Knowledge of internationalization best practices and standards including Unicode, CLDR, ECMA, ISO

– Knowledge of modern internationalization libraries (like ICU, Google i18n, Intl libraries) for JavaScript, Java or C/C++

– Understanding of internationalization fundamentals including writing systems, character encoding, formatting, locales

– Fluency or near-fluency in one or more languages other than English

– Excellent oral and written communication skills

– Excellent feedback and collaboration skills

– Solid problem solving and troubleshooting skills

– Familiarity with Agile/SCRUM software development process

– Education: BS/MS/PhD in CS, CE or equivalent

– 7+ years of related work experience

For more information contact Gary

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