Localization Project Manager

Seoul, Korea, Republic of


For over 25 years, Epic Games has been making award-winning games and game engine technology that empowers others to make visually stunning games and 3D content that brings environments to life like never before. Epic’s award-winning Unreal Engine technology not only provides game developers the ability to build high-fidelity, interactive experiences for PC, console, mobile, and VR, it is also a tool being embraced by content creators across a variety of industries such as media and entertainment, automotive, and architectural design.  As we continue to build our Engine technology and develop remarkable games, we strive to build teams of world-class talent.


Epic Games is looking for a Localization Project Manager to join our team in Korea. In this role, you will manage the end-to-end localization by ensuring all localized assets are flawless. You will work closely with both internal and external teams to make sure the workflow is efficient and meeting deadlines consistently and on time.

 The person in this role will be responsible for the following:

  • Managing the end-to-end localization for Korea, including tracking and managing project schedules, QA timelines, coordinating internal and external resources and managing any linguistic issues that may occur
  • Communicating with multiple teams, delivering assets, coordinating and managing all localization assets including audio and delivery timelines
  • Managing calendar flexibility to allow scheduling and completion of projects in a continuous live-service environment with tight deadlines
  • Reviewing, approving and managing quotes, invoices and other financial documents for all outsourced work
  • Identifying potential risks and solving localization-related problems
  • Utilizing management systems such as Xloc, Perforce, JIRA and media localization tools to manage the localization content

 The ideal candidate will have a mix of the qualifications below:

  • Minimum of 2 years experience with AAA localization projects in the games industry (full audio localizations preferred)

  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple tasks in an extremely time-sensitive environment while being a self-starter

  • Experience with localization QA, preferably with games

  • Excellent communication, coordination and insight skills

  • Experience with virtual teams across multiple time zones

  • Working knowledge of modern project management methods and tools (JIRA, etc.)

  • Excellent organizational and time management skills

  • Previous experience working with complex localization tools

  • In-depth knowledge of game industry localization processes and potential bottlenecks/risks

  • Fluent English (written and spoken)


 The person in this role will be responsible for the following:

  • 로컬라이제이션 프로젝트 일정 관리, QA 타임 라인 추적, 관리, 내부 및 외부 리소스 조정, 발생할 수 있는 언어 문제 관리 등 한국의 엔드 - 투 - 엔드 로컬라이제이션을 관리

  • 현지화가 필요한 에셋을 전달하는 다양한 팀과 효과적인 커뮤니케이션을 통해 현지화 일정 조정 및 관리

  • 긴박하고, 유동적인 현지화 마감시간 내 체계적인 현지화 일정 관리 및 현지화 품질 보장

  • Xloc, Perforce, JIRA 및 미디어 현지화툴을 포함한 컨텐츠 및 프로젝트 관리 시스템을 사용하여 현지화 컨텐츠를 관리

  • 오디오 관련 마케팅 에셋 및 인게임 VO 현지화 업무 진행 및 관리

  • 잠재적인 현지화 리스크와 이슈 파악 및 문제 해결

  • 외주 작업에 대한 견적, 인보이스 및 기타 결산 문서 검토, 승인 및 관리

 The ideal candidate will have a mix of the qualifications below:

  • 게임 업계에서 AAA급 타이틀 현지화 프로젝트 경험 2 년 이상 (전체 오디오 현지화 작업 포함)
  • 현지화가 필요한 다양한 요구사항을체계적으로 관리 할 수있는 능력
  • 게임을 통한 현지화 QA 경험.
  • 우수한 커뮤니케이션, 조정 및 통찰력.
  • 프로젝트 관리 방법 및 도구에 대한 높은 지식 및 활용수준 (JIRA 등)
  • 뛰어난 조직, 시간 관리 및 의사 소통 기술
  • 현지화 툴을 활용한 현지화 작업 경험
  • 로컬라이제이션 프로세스 및 잠재적 인 리스크 및 이슈사항에 대한심도 있는 지식
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