[Full-time In-house] Korean to English Webtoon Translation Editor
● Who We Are
As a subsidiary of Kakao Entertainment, Kiwi Vine is the leading media localization provider specializing in localization services for various media content such as webtoons, web novels, films, and episodic TV series.
Our mission is to bring people joy and happiness with our high-quality localized content services.
● Basic Requirements
All ages, genders, and educational backgrounds may apply.
● Job Description
ㆍTranslate and edit into the target language with proper linguistic tone and flow.
ㆍCreate and manage assets such as style guides and glossaries to maintain linguistic quality and standards.
ㆍCollaborate with the Kiwi localization team to discuss and determine suitability of content and to ensure
content is delivered on time.
● Key Qualifications
1. Language Proficiency
Written and spoken fluency in both English and Korean with an excellent grasp on the nuances of both languages
2. Cultural Comprehension
Possess a high-level understanding of English-speaking countries
3. Writing Skills
Expressive, and well-organized, and highly skilled in writing
4. Translation & Editing Skills
ㆍSkillfully detect mistranslations, spelling errors, and grammatical errors
ㆍAvoid direct translations and preserve literary flow (From an American reader’s viewpoint)
● Work Environment (For In-house)
ㆍWork Type: Full-time permanent position after 3-month internship
ㆍDocuments: CV/Resume, cover letter, personal portfolio (experience-oriented)
● Hiring Process
1. Submit documents
2. Editing screening test
3. Aptitude test
4. Interview & In-house test
● Kiwi Vine’s DNA
We’re looking for new team members who:
ㆍExecute their work thoroughly and responsibly in order to produce top-quality localized content.
ㆍTake initiative and actively work toward identifying problems and finding solutions.
ㆍContribute to the team by constantly growing and improving themselves.
Kiwi Vine’s mission statement is to "bring people joy and happiness with our high-quality localized content services." We strive to give our employees various chances to grow by challenging themselves, feel fulfilled through their achievements, and help the company flourish. We hope to work with many skilled and talented people, so please apply if you’re interested in being a part of our team!
Application may be rejected if information is discovered to be false.