Localization Associate / Content Specialist

Lanyon, Inc. Tysons Corner, VA
Are languages your passion? Do you speak at least two languages? Do you love technology, but find yourself critiquing the bad translations in your favorite app? Do you enjoy working with people from different cultures? If you answered yes to those questions, please keep reading! Cvent has an opportunity for a Localization Associate who will manage translations for new user-facing features, as well as maintain existing interface content. You will join a team of talented product writers, localization experts and translators who work collaboratively with designers, developers, quality engineers, product managers, and usability experts to create content that helps users explore our products. This position would be part of the Content Strategy team within Cvent's User Experience (UX) team in the Technology department.

What You Will Be Doing

* Support the entire spectrum of Cvent's localization needs, but specifically within their assigned product line

* Support their assigned product line by managing the translations and working directly with translator

* Improve the application through reviews of localized content

* Assist with facilitating user experience testing of localized interface

* Help drive a vision for our product content across all platforms

* Provide leadership to the content strategy and UX teams to ensure content meets both business objectives and user's needs

What You Need for this Position

* BA/BS in Translation, Technical Writing, Communication, Marketing, Journalism, or related field

* 0-2 years of experience in localization, UX writing, technical writing, product documentation, or equivalent

* Fluent in at least one other language than English (business-level; preferred are candidates that are native in one of the following languages: French, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Chinese, or Japanese)

* Experience working with designers, engineers, and product managers

* Passion for creating a great user experience

* Excellent leadership, communication, and teamwork skills

* Ability to learn new technology and applications quickly

* Superior attention to detail

* Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced environment

* Not afraid to ask questions and give ideas

* Ability to communicate with different audiences

* Willingness to take initiative and be accountable for your own work

* Working knowledge of Microsoft Office required, CAT tools a plus

Need more reasons to consider us? We offer competitive salary packages, an extensive benefits package for all full-time employees, including medical, dental, vision,semi-annual bonuses, 401K match, gym membership discounts and other great perks! If you would like to learn more about Cvent and our products, visit our website at www.cvent.com


Cvent maintains a drug-free workplace