Enriching lives. It’s not just a slogan; it’s what Apple people strive to do every day, by building extraordinary products, by creating amazingexperiences, and by inventing new ways to do better, reach farther and think bigger in everything we do and for everyone we connect with, without exception. That’s just us. If it’s also you, come join us. In this role, your work as a localization authority will help our team provide Apple customers and employees across the globe with the "Appleexperience" that is catered to their nativelanguage. This is an exceptional opportunity to be part of the Shared Services team contributing to Apple’s steadyinternational growthsupporting various Apple departments that require localization of their content.
You will beresponsible for the full cycle of a localization project, which includes assessing the quality of source files, crafting projects in WorldServer, handling vendor queries, trackingdeadlines, checking and delivering localized files. Ensure open communication among partners, vendors,linguistic quality teams andfellow team members throughout the course of a project. Handle productionfinances, which includes requesting and reviewing quotes from vendors, obtaining approvals and keeping track of project cost. Actively engage with variouspartners within Apple, to inspire constant feedback ontranslation quality, educate them on localization standard methodologies, and evangelize the benefits of including localization in scope during the early stages of content development. Own and develop localizationprocesses and programs catered to the specific needs of each partner wework with, while unifying and consolidatingprocesses where possible for a more consistent and efficient localizationexperience. Work with Apple-approved localization vendors to train linguists on Apple content, style, terminology etc. Provide reference materials to give linguists more context and background information about each project. Craft or lead creation of reference documents including partner profiles, localization process documents, style guides, and glossaries. Collaborate with our Quality Management team in monitoringlinguistic quality and vendor performance. Engage in various production,reporting and other administrative tasks insupportof ongoing localization programs and initiatives as necessary.
Education & Experience
BA/BS degree or equivalent work experience
Role Number: 200018238