MoveTheWorldForwardTogether

When you join Verizon

Verizon is a leading provider of technology, communications, information and entertainment products, transforming the way we connect across the globe. We’re a diverse network of people driven by our ambition and united in our shared purpose to shape a better future. Here, we have the ability to learn and grow at the speed of technology, and the space to create within every role. Together, we are moving the world forward – and you can too. Dream it. Build it. Do it here.

What you’ll be doing...

Verizon Connect is guiding a connected world on-the-go by automating, optimizing, and revolutionizing the way people, vehicles, and things move through the world. Our full suite of industry-defining solutions and services put innovation, automation, and connected data to work for customers to help them be safer, more efficient, and more productive. With more than 3,500 dedicated employees in 15 countries, we deliver leading mobile technology platforms and solutions.
As a SaaS leader, we know our talent is the most important component to our success. We hire top talent and empower them to do their best work. As a division of Verizon, we combine the fun and excitement of a start-up environment with the resources, operational excellence, and brand recognition of an established tech giant.
This role of Localisation Engineer will involve working closely with your Research, Product, and Engineering colleagues to manage their translation needs.

  • Investigate & fix localisation bugs.
  • Manage localisation projects.
  • Maintain relationships with external language vendors and internal teams.
  • Identify and create solutions to optimise our localisation processes.
  • Identify opportunities for process improvements and collaborate with partners when driving tool fixes and enhancements.
  • Advise on translation memories and new localisation technologies.

What we’re looking for...

We are looking for someone proactive and that has a strong eye for detail. Someone who will work with (and help) the Localisation Lead in the many varied tasks we face. This Engineering role requires someone flexible enough to also be part Project Manager, with a little bit of involvement in quality assurance.
You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or an IT related field, or relevant work experience.
  • Experience as a Localisation Engineer or working in the Internationalisation or Technical Localisation domain.
  • Experience of applying localisation to web and mobile development.
  • Python coding skills to write new or update older python scripts.
  • Knowledge of content management systems and web technologies.

Even better if you have one or more of the following:

  • An approach to problem solving that involves a sense of ownership, enthusiasm, and innovation.
  • A track record of successfully delivering multiple projects.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to clearly articulate complex issues to all levels of the organisation.