Translation & Localization Operations Specialist

Zagreb, Croatia

Photomath is changing the way students learn math. We’ve achieved viral, organic growth to become the most popular education app in the US with over 300 million downloads. With our mobile app, users can solve math problems instantly using their phone camera to get detailed step-by-step instructions to help maximize learning.

Content powers Photomath’s core value proposition of getting “unstuck” with math. It covers everything from our math solving steps to animated tutorials. By using software to generate these explanations for users’ specific problems, our content teams operate at an unprecedented scale, powering 2+ billion math explanations generated by Photomath each month.

We are now looking for a Junior role in our Localization & International Expansion Team, to support content coverage to other non-English speaking languages and regions. The main responsibility of this role is to successfully facilitate the translation process of our content. This role will collaborate with Translation specialists across the world, ensuring that the translation of our math content is done effectively, efficiently, and most importantly, correctly. Also, during the content translation process, this role will support translation specialists by facilitating any questions, clarification on methodology or clarity in content to the International Expansion and Localization Team Lead.


What will you do?

  • Support translation processes:
    • Plan and prepare all translation processes
    • Prepare and update onboarding documents for translators
    • Gather reports for needed translation fixes and plan when and how to resolve those
  • Communicating:
    • Support translation specialists during each translation process
    • Set up and release payments for our translators
    • Actively recruit new math-proficient translators 
    • Gather, summarize and forward feedback from translation specialists to Team Lead
    • Collaborate with content creation teams
  • Testing:
    • Review if finished translations are done according to standards (technical restrictions, validations, etc.)
    • Test the translation tool, identify and suggest needed improvements


Who are you?

  • Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal).
  • Are fluent in English (both written and verbal); including math vocabulary.
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills.
  • Reliable and responsible with a focus on delivering to deadlines.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Self-motivated and capable of working collaboratively across teams. 
  • Proactive thinker and solutions-oriented.
  • Ability to thrive in a collaborative team environment


An additional plus:

  • Any prior math-relevant experience and/or advanced knowledge of high school and university mathematics
  • Have knowledge and experience in project management
  • Have a background in translations/localization of content
  • Any prior experience working with experts from different regions & over different time zones


What we offer:

  • Full-time job with flexible working hours and work-from-home arrangements 
  • Dedication to a healthy work-life balance and various benefits for parents 
  • A diverse environment with agile and talented individuals across the career spectrum - to teach and be taught
  • A friendly, collaboration-heavy team atmosphere
  • A culture that recognizes and rewards dedication and success
  • Dedicated person (mentor/buddy) to help you navigate your first weeks in a new role
  • Learning and growth opportunities through knowledge sharing, education, and conferences, individual development plan with a dedicated budget, weekly time devoted to learning new things
  • Company events and celebrations, company retreat, team budget for team building activities
  • Birthday and holiday presents for employees and their kids
  • Generous vacation and paid leave policy, sick leave without a doctor's note, annual physical exam (check-up)
  • Multisport card for various discounts at sports facilities


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Translation & Localization Operations Specialist

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