Localization Editor Wanted!
Sirvo Studios is looking for a talented Los Angeles area writer to help us localize Guildlings for 14 languages/regions. This will be a 3-month contract position, 20-25 hours per week.
Guildlings is a mobile fantasy adventure set in a world of wizards and wifi It features heavy interactive fiction elements, and its ~60K word script includes dynamic text, meaningful player choices and conversations with 40-odd characters with unique conversational styles.
In this job, you will work with the lead writer on a near-final draft of Guildlings, helping to make final edits and prepare the script for translation. You will then serve as the first point of contact with the translation team on script and cultural issues, passing questions on to the lead writer where appropriate.
The ideal candidate will be a thoughtful, patient communicator with:
an appreciation of diverse character voices
interest in other cultures
attention to detail
comfort with spreadsheets
comfort with branching story
a love of mischief and magic
Extra Credit for previous localization experience!