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We are EA

EA inspires the world to play, and the Worldwide Localization Team makes that happen! We are accountable for delivering the high-quality localized versions of our titles to over 30 countries around the world. You will find a vibrant, multicultural environment with a great mixture of professionals where each employee has an important role to play. You will work on a wide variety of groundbreaking tools and systems to provide Localization to our products. EA has built a cutting-edge Localization powerhouse that covers the needs for both current and next generation platforms.

What you will do as Localization Vendor Specialist at EA:

  • Review vendor pool to identify needs for recruitment, both regarding languages and service offer

  • Scout for and recruit new vendors for languages/services in need

  • Negotiate rates, terms and conditions with localization vendors worldwide

  • Maintain a structured approach to vendor relations focusing on profitability and benchmarking at an international level

  • Ensure quality of outsourced services (post-editing, translation, reviews) by applying necessary tools and performance indicators

  • Manage vendor relations for operational performance

  • Manage existing vendor partnerships

  • Analyze expenses per vendor to maximize opportunity for rate negotiation

The next EA Localization Vendor Specialist also needs:

  • Previous experience in managing vendors

  • Excellent written and oral English

  • Very good command of Microsoft Office

  • Experience with P&L, margins and Cost vs Billing

  • A customer-focused & teamwork-oriented mindset

  • A self-starting, willing to take ownership and proactive approach

  • Previous experience in the localization industry or studies in translation

Connect your future to ours. Inspire. Dream. Play.

About Electronic Arts

Everything we do is designed to inspire the world to play. Through our cutting-edge games, innovative services, and powerful technologies, we bring worlds with infinite possibilities to millions of players and fans around the globe.

We’re looking for collaborative and inclusive people with diverse perspectives who will enrich our culture and challenge us. We take a holistic approach with our benefits program, focusing on physical, emotional, financial, career, and community wellness to support our people through every chapter of life. Our goal is to provide a safe and respectful workplace that empowers you to thrive in both work and life.

Electronic Arts is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, religion, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital status, family status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will also consider employment qualified applicants with criminal records in accordance with applicable law. EA also makes workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law.