19. November 2019
Localization / Translation

In-House Translator* German – English

Karlsruhe | full-time | from now

We are Gameforge, one of the leading publishers of free-to-play online games based in Karlsruhe, Germany.
Our international localization department is specialised in the translation of online games. 16 million words are translated into up to 40 different target languages every year.
You have an eye for detail, a pronounced feeling for language and you are also enthusiastic about online games? Then you've come to the right place!

Your mission

  • You translate our online games into English
  • You create guidelines for translation and maintain our terminology database
  • You provide feedback for external translators
  • You be a point of contact for questions regarding the English language

Your skills

  • You have a degree in translation, German studies or something similar
  • Your mother tongue is English and you have knowledge of German at C1 level
  • You have experience with CAT tools, such as memoQ
  • You love computer games and creative writing
  • You put yourself at the heart of the team and place great importance in a good working environment
  • You encourage both yourself and others with your infectious enthusiasm and don’t let obstacles get in your way

Your Gameforge setting

  • Family is number one! Flexible working hours, a parent/child working room and more
  • Where colleagues become friends! Regular team events and an open company culture
  • We’re easy to reach! Great location, easily reachable on foot, by bike, bus, tram or car
  • Enthusiasm is in our DNA! Each and every one of us shares a passion for play

About Gameforge

With more than 20 titles and over 450 million registered players, Gameforge is the leading provider of free-to-play massively multiplayer online games (MMOs) in the western hemisphere. Headquartered in Karlsruhe, Germany, the group offers its online games in more than 75 countries. The portfolio encompasses numerous well-known game industry brands, including prized role-playing games Runes of Magic, AION Free-to-Play and TERA as well as Europe’s most successful MMO, Metin2. The action anime MMORPG SoulWorker adds to the wide-ranging collection, while popular browser-based games such as OGame and Ikariam complete their offering. More information available at

*No matter what gender, we’ re on the lookout for people with drive and talent.

Your Contact Person

Gudrun Scott
HR Generalist

People at Gameforge

Martin Carl, Translator