Website Engineer

Transperfect   •  

Milwaukee, WI

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


Not Specified years

Posted 31 days ago

As a result of continued demand for our products and services,, is looking to for a bright, self-motivated Website Engineer to join our “startup within an established company” and work on a language translation project for our global clients. Your work will directly impact live websites of our worldwide client base with new clients being added every week. is a world leader in website localization, software localization, GMS (Globalization Management System) software products, and enterprise-level, professional translation services. Our translation solutions allow a diverse array of clients to deliver local language products, services, applications, training, and content in a culturally appropriate manner.

We were founded on the principle that great service is, and always will be, a key differentiator in the localization industry. Our dedication to client satisfaction is what we consider to be our most valuable asset. From President to Project Manager, we believe that making our clients' lives easier and delivering language services that exceed expectations allows us to develop and maintain strong client relationships, and hence to grow our business


• Analysis of web sites and applications for localization potential and time/material requirements

• Automation of analysis and file parsing and filtering, plus several other related activities

• Re-engineering of some components (re-coding, and other technical changes to accommodate

localization-related adjustments, script writing, as required)

• Ensure compliance with clients requirements and integrity of data

• Interface and coordinate with project management and art-graphics personnel, sales and customers;

provide input to pre-sale planning and estimating of projects

• Provide support to operations and sales management, as required

• Provide quotes on new projects for marketing/sales departments as needed

• Perform other special projects or duties when required

Required Skills:

  • BA/BS or MSdegree
  • Fluency in English a must along with excellent verbal and written communication skillsFundamental understanding of HTML as seen by the browser.
  • Fundamental understanding of CSS
  • Fundamental understanding of JavaScript
  • Must possess a sense of urgency and the ability to work under pressure
  • Possess a high degree of pride in solid, quality work
  • Must demonstrate quick and effective problem-solving abilities

Desired Skills:

  • Knowledge and understanding of websites; HTTP/HTTPS, HTML, DHTML, XML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • Experience developing, managing, or maintaining websites
  • Knowledge of a scriptinglanguage, e.g. Python
  • Knowledge of a text editing utility, e.g. Emacs
  • Knowledge and understanding of Apache web servers and UNIX-based systems
  • Must be self-directed, possess excellent time management skills and a strong business sense
  • Willingness to work off hours as needed
  • Detail-oriented and a commitment to results
  • Foreign language a plus