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Localization Specialist [ES/FR/DE] - in house position

Localization Specialist (ES-FR-DE) – In-house Position 


Pearl Abyss - the company behind the highly acclaimed MMORPG Black Desert Online (BDO) - is looking for enthusiastic Localization Specialists with an international mindset for its European publishing office, located in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. 

As a Localization Specialist you will proofread, translate and prepare web content, templates, press releases and more for the [Spanish/French/German] language region. This function requires you to have (near) native level fluency in one or more of the following languages: Spanish, French, and/or German.


  • Localization of announcements, patch notes, web content, marketing assets, templates, press releases and game wiki. 

  • Testing game translation quality, consistency and language correctness according to given specifications. 

  • Proofreading and revising translated content in the language of expertise. 

  • Provide assistance and support to the live service. 

  • Other work includes local market research, monitoring in-game and community trends etc. 


  • Native/bilingual in Spanish/French/German. 

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. 

  • 1 year of gaming translation experience or similar role. 

  • Passion for video games. 

  • Knowledge about Pearl Abyss' products (Especially Black Desert). 

  • Experience of the fantasy lore and its common glossary. 

  • Excellent organization and prioritization skills. 

  • Attention to detail and positive personality. 

  • Proficiency in Korean is a big plus (Optional). 

  • Able to work in a geographically dispersed team, Self-starter, able to work independently. 

What we offer 

  • A position among a young, culturally diverse, and dynamic team. 

  • Fast-paced work environment with plenty of room to grow. 

  • Competitive salary and benefits. 

  • Company provided lunches, refreshments, and snacks. 


Pearl Abyss EU B.V. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

Pearl Abyss EU B.V. will not disclose your personal information to unauthorized third parties and will only utilize the information you provide during your recruitment process. 


When applying for this position, please add the following information:  

1. A Cover Letter that describes your achievements why you want to work for Pearl Abyss.  

2. A fully updated Resume. 


About Pearl Abyss 

Best known for the MMORPG franchise Black Desert, Pearl Abyss is a leading developer in the game industry. Established in 2010, Pearl Abyss has since developed Black Desert for PC, mobile, and console, and Shadow Arena for PC and console. All of Pearl Abyss' games are built on the company's own proprietary engine and are renowned for their cutting-edge graphics. The company is also developing Crimson Desert, DokeV, and PLAN 8 and is poised to continue its growth through 2021 and maintain its position as one of Asia's leaders in game development. More information about Pearl Abyss is available at: 

Localization Specialist [ES/FR/DE] - in house position

Full time
1 - 2 years of experience

Published on 07/08/2021

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