Localization Engineer M331 – Montreal, CN

The position of Localization Engineer is a full-time role supporting the operation platform in regards to workflow, QA, website and desktop publishing and translation technology matters in each Language Solutions region as well as internationally. The position reports to the regional Engineering Lead.


  1. Operational localization workflow support: file analysis, workflow creation, file conversion, QA checks, language-related layout design and checks
  2. Maintaining QA workflows, metrics and checks for efficient linguistic validation
  3. Processing data types across all accounts and languages to create translation packages for project coordinators and linguists as part of service delivery workflows
  4. Creating alignment and glossary projects and technical validation on these tasks
  5. Validating existing account workflows and suggest new applications/translation technology solutions to improve efficiency and accuracy
  6. Coordinating external resources on specific projects
  7. Training on workflows and processes for service delivery teams
  8. Attending customer meetings as required


  1. Bachelor degree in Localization or equivalent experience
  2. At least 2 year experience in translation/localization technology support, translations service delivery position or similar
  3. Strong knowledge of translation workflows
  4. Strong knowledge of CAT and terminology tools; in particular SDL Trados Studio and, ideally, MultiTrans
  5. Advanced knowledge of XML, HTML and XLIFF formats
  6. Knowledge of tools for software, website and help localization, creation and compilation
  7. Knowledge of DTP software (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, FrameMaker, Quark Xpress) and typesetting workflows preferred
  8. Knowledge of encoding and of some scripting language, especially VBA
  9. Knowledge of machine translation is a plus
  10. Fluent in English and, ideally, another language
  11. Commitment to professional customer service

For more information contact Jeanne jsharpe@anzuglobal.com

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