Gaming Linguist (Freelance – English to Chinese)

Global Resources

CSOFT is looking for native English and Chinese linguists with a passion for gaming who have experience localizing games from either Simplified Chinese or English into their native language.


  • Familiar with the gaming industry, passionate about playing games
  • Experience and understanding of the most popular game genres in China, including MOBA games (League of Legends, Dota 2), RPGs (WoW), battle royale games (PUBG), and survival horrors
  • Able to localize games for a native-speaking audience using established gaming terminology
  • Possess strong writing skills in the target language (English or Simplified Chinese)
  • Possess a deep understanding of the culture/pop culture of your native country
  • Creative writing experience is preferred as translating games requires a high degree of imagination and style
  • Familiar with the use of CAT tools including SDL Trados, MemoQ, etc.
  • Able to handle a large volume of work and meet sometimes tight deadlines


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