Copy Editor-US English to British English (Contract)

Job typeGame Development/Publishing, Game QA/Localization
LocationUnited States - San Francisco, California
TypeTemporary
Posted DateJul. 12, 2019
WB Games is looking for a contract Copy Editor – US English to British English, to join our Central Product Management division.

What part will you play?
  • Edit and re-write translated game text and voiceover scripts to make them entertaining and immersive, with correct grammar and idiom for British English.
  • Convert US English to British English, where needed.
  • Create and update a language style guide.
  • Other duties, as assigned.
What do we require from you?
  • Fluency in British English, adept at capturing various UK dialects in writing that include West Country, Scottish, and especially South East.
  • Must have read Harry Potter and be familiar with the franchise.
  • Excellent grammar and extensive copy-editing skills, with sharp attention to detail.
  • Ability to remain focused in a team-oriented environment, with strong prioritization skills, and abilities to meet deadlines and organize projects to complete them on time.
  • Ability to work within the style confines of specific IP, and to accept and act on constructive feedback.
  • Interest in video games is a plus.

Your information will now be submitted via our parent company’s site, TimeWarner.com.