Spanish Localisation Manager

We’re looking for an enthusiastic, creative, and tech savvy localisation specialist to join the Badoo Localisation team, a key function within the Product team. The Spanish Localisation Manager will adapt product content into Spanish and test the copy to ensure Badoo’s ideas and products feel and sound natural, as well as coordinate a diverse range of localisation projects. The Localisation team focuses on globalising the Badoo brand and its products through the adaptation of linguistically and culturally centred messages and concepts to move our international users’ hearts and minds, making our global users feel as if the product were designed within their culture.

RESPONSIBILITIES/JOB ROLE

  • Localise all Badoo content from English into Spanish for web and mobile platforms
  • Test and review the translated copy on all platforms and for all Badoo products
  • Ensure localised content is correctly implemented in the product
  • Create and maintain linguistic QA test cycles on TestRail for all languages and for several platforms
  • Investigate linguistic issues and raise tickets to solve them if necessary
  • Oversee localisation projects assigned from planning to implementation
  • Keep communication open with other team members and give weekly regular updates
  • Collaborate with team members and localisation devs to optimise process and tools
  • Liaise with Product, QA, Dev and other Badoo teams as required

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE, KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

  • Fluency in Spanish and English essential
  • Degree or relevant experience in localisation, translation, transcreation, journalism, copywriting in Spanish
  • Keen interest in social media and new technologies
  • Great communication skills and proactive attitude
  • Knowledge of bug-tracking software, testing programs or CAT tools beneficial


ABOUT BADOO

There’s nothing ordinary about working at Badoo. We’re just as social as our product and don’t hide behind our computers. Innovation is key to what we do and since we’re a rapidly growing start-up, things move fast. We’re a diverse, international bunch and are based in amazing offices in Soho, with perks to match. 

Badoo is the largest dating network in the world. With 360 million users across 190 countries and 450 employees worldwide, Badoo provides the best technology for people to meet, because happiness is better shared. 
Each day more than 400,000 people sign up for a Badoo experience; users send over 350 million messages and 10 million photos are added to the Badoo platform. Users spend an average of 1.8 hours daily on the Badoo experience, for a total of over 12 billion swipes per day.

Badoo also operates a number of white label licences for various international brands. For more information, please visit badoo.com.
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