Must be pursuing a bachelors, masters, or PhD in Arabic, Linguistics, or a related field and graduating December 2023 or later
Available for a 12-week internship starting in late May or mid June
Strong interpersonal and relationship management skills
Ability to adapt in a fast-paced environment
Excellent analytical, verbal, and written skills
Candidates must apply with a resume to be considered
We love hearing from anyone who is enthusiastic about changing the games industry. Not sure you meet all qualifications? Let us decide! Research shows that women and members of other under-represented groups tend to not apply to jobs when they think they may not meet every qualification, when, in fact, they often do! At Activision Blizzard, we are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and strongly encourage you to apply.
Arabic Language Lead Intern - Blizzard Entertainment is looking for a dedicated Arabic Language Lead (Intern) to support localization of Blizzard products and services. This person will be supporting the localization quality and review of localized assets by collaborating with various partners.
The ideal candidate for this position is a passionate individual with a linguistic background, and knowledge of the gaming and entertainment industry. The candidate will also strive to deliver delightful, trustworthy user experiences. Bilingual proficiency in Arabic and English is required for this position.
Good grammar and orthography knowledge in Arabic
Appreciate the art of good localization
Being aware of sensitive issues (historical, political, social) surrounding Arabic culture
Proficient in Arabic and English
Able to deliver professional feedback tailored to target audience
Demonstrates a basic familiarity with the translation and dubbing industry in region
Good knowledge of localization and quality control tools
Supports the language decision makers and creative cohesion end-to-end
Provide linguistic feedback and recommendations to vendors and other in-house localization teams to uphold Blizzard quality standards
Sufficient communication skills for effective dialogue with stakeholders
Aimed at improving player engagement and driving quality and efficiency
Timely completion of all projects
Other editorial projects that require cross-functional collaboration
At Activision Blizzard we are dedicated to creating the most epic entertainment experiences, driven by our company values and passion, Activision Blizzard creates worlds with the focus to entertain the universe. We are looking for talented and innovative students to join our team for the 2023 summer. All interns will receive a meaningful project and an unparalleled experience. We’ll provide the tools and resources you need to learn. The challenging and creative work you do throughout your internship will directly impact the team you are contributing on.
All interns will be given the choice to work remotely or relocate to the internship location. The company will cover relocation services and will provide a living stipend to supplement housing, utility, and office supply costs.
Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI), is one of the world's largest and most successful interactive entertainment companies and is at the intersection of media, technology and entertainment. We are home to some of the most beloved entertainment franchises including Call of Duty®, World of Warcraft®, Overwatch®, Diablo®, Candy Crush™ and Bubble Witch™. Our combined entertainment network delights hundreds of millions of monthly active users in 196 countries, making us the largest gaming network on the planet!
Our ability to build immersive and innovate worlds is only enhanced by diverse teams working in an inclusive environment. We aspire to have a culture where everyone can thrive in order to connect and engage the world through epic entertainment. We provide a suite of benefits that promote physical, emotional and financial well-being for ‘Every World’ - we’ve got our employees covered!
The videogame industry and therefore our business is fast-paced and will continue to evolve. As such, the duties and responsibilities of this role may be changed as directed by the Company at any time to promote and support our business and relationships with industry partners.
Activision Blizzard is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.