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Japanese Translator

Aston Carter


Posting ID: JP-002665291

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A video game company in Redmond is hiring a professional Japanese Translator. Candidates will be highly proficient in translating Japanese to English and English to Japanese. They will complete the translation of technical and non technical documents, process manuals, internal communications, programming specifications, design instructions, etc. Please expect to complete both interpretation and translation in this role.


  • Performs written and verbal translations related to software development, including bug logs, daily correspondence, design documents, market research and white paper testing documents
  • Acts as liaison with Japanese developers and assists in scheduling and planning
  • Actively engages in ongoing process improvement as well as personal development
  • Maintain a detailed knowledge of policies, procedures and workflows
  • Coordinates with internal and external groups on project management and short to long-term planning
  • Perform all job responsibilities in strict adherence to corporate prototype security policy and procedures
  • Provides excellent customer service to internal and external contacts

Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum of three years of related experience
  • Intermediate to high level of proficiency in MS Office applications
  • Highly proficient in verbal and written communication in English and Japanese (native level in both languages)
  • Excellent understanding of Japanese business culture and etiquette
  • Knowledge of video game software/hardware and industry strongly preferred
  • Excellent verbal/written communication and relationship building skills, problem solving and cross-group collaboration
  • Ability to multi-task under pressure in a fast-paced, highly confidential environment with fluctuating priorities and deadlines


  • $24/hr for Non-Sr. level
  • Up to $36/hr for Sr. level

Education Requirements:

  • BA or higher in Language, Communication, Business, or equivalent


Translation, Interpreter, Fluent Japanese, Japanese, Game testing, Interpreter software

About Aston Carter:

At Aston Carter, we’re dedicated to expanding career opportunities for the skilled professionals who power our business. Our success is driven by the talented, motivated people who join our team across a range of positions – from recruiting, sales and delivery to corporate roles. As part of our team, employees have the opportunity for long-term career success, where hard work is rewarded and the potential for growth is limitless.

Established in 1997, Aston Carter is a leading staffing and consulting firm, providing high-caliber talent and premium services to more than 7,000 companies across North America. Spanning four continents and more than 200 offices, we extend our clients’ capabilities by seeking solvers and delivering solutions to address today’s workforce challenges. For organizations looking for innovative solutions shaped by critical-thinking professionals, visit AstonCarter.com. Aston Carter is a company within Allegis Group, a global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call 888-237-6835 or email astoncarteraccommodation@astoncarter.com for other accommodation options. However, if you have questions about this position, please contact the Recruiter located at the bottom of the job posting. The Recruiter is the sole point of contact for questions about this position.

Contact Information

Recruiter: Ciara White

Phone: (425) 249-4913

Email: ciareed@astoncarter.com

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