German Language Specialist

We are looking for a talented Language Specialist who will own the translation and localization of our website and products from English into German. Be the German voice of GetYourGuide and support the  growth of one of our most promising source markets.

Team Mission

As a member of the Localization team, you will help to bring GetYourGuide products to our customers in their local language and provide first-class localization and translation services to all internal stakeholders and departments.

Responsibilities

  • Localize, translate, and maintain the German version of our website, apps, product pages, communication, marketing materials, and copy
  • Be responsible for the quality of German copy - maintain the consistency, style, and tone of voice across all customer touch points by creating and maintaining style guides, glossaries, and other language-specific tools
  • Manage a pool of freelance translators by being their main linguistic point of contact and providing continuous feedback on the quality of their translations
  • Provide creative translation solutions and commercially appealing localized copy for different audiences and departments

Requirements

  • Native German speaker with an excellent command of English
  • Experience in translating and transcreating copy from English to German
  • 2+ years experience in a similar position - localization experience in travel or online industry is a big plus
  • Strong communication skills and a keen eye for detail
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and ability to prioritize tasks

More reasons to join us

  • Work on a product that helps create memorable travel experiences
  • Several fitness perks including yoga and Urban Sports Club
  • Free breakfast and fun Fridays with Pizza and Beer
  • Own your development: participate in GYG Academy, a training curriculum designed to promote professional and personal growth
  • Virtual stock options that make you an integral part of the company’s growth and success
  • Work alongside an international team of more than 55 nationalities
  • GetYourGuide Vouchers... to experience our products for yourself
  • GetYourGuide events as Summer Summits, regular Team events, Christmas & Summer Party

You can get in touch with us via jobs@getyourguide.com, and make sure you check out life at GetYourGuide on our blog.

 

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We will review your application and get back to you no later than Tuesday, January 29th.