Google's mission is to make the world's information universally accessible and useful. In this role, you'll work to make sure that Google is useful and fun for our international users.
You're an experienced business / team / project leader with excellent translation, copywriting, and linguistic skills, and you'll utilize those skills in this role.
Google creates products and services that make the world a better place, and gTech’s role is to help bring them to life.
Our teams of trusted advisors support customers globally. Our solutions are rooted in our technical skill, product expertise, and a thorough understanding of our customers’ complex needs.
Whether the answer is a bespoke solution to solve a unique problem, or a new tool that can scale across Google, everything we do aims to ensure our customers benefit from the full potential of Google products.
To learn more about gTech, check out our video.
Work on the Go-to-Market team with Marketing, Product and PR to enable language experiences for Google’s products and Italian users.
Engage with local stakeholders to understand priorities, and share updates on language strategy / global localization services.
Create / evolve Italian language guidelines / strategy, incorporate input from users, stakeholders, and language trends.
Share information with local / global teams.
Develop an expert understanding of market / user expectations for language quality and how to use language to achieve market / user needs.
Seek language studies and user insights to improve understanding. Engage with Italian tech / localization industry to stay informed about trends.
Ensure translation and review vendors deliver high quality translations that align to Google's standards. Assess vendor metrics to identify issues / trends, use metrics to drive improvements with local vendors.
Improve language quality / processes, and drive language / team-level initiatives.
Minimum qualifications :
Experience as an Italian-English translator, linguist, copywriter, writer or editor.
Experience using data to identify trends, inform business-critical decisions, and tell a story from the data.
Experience in project / program management, partner / stakeholder management, and working across cross-functional teams and time-zones.
Ability to speak and write in English and Italian fluently and idiomatically.
Preferred qualifications :
Experience within creative, localization, journalism, public communications or the online marketing / advertising industry.
Proven ability to thrive in ambiguity, work independently and be able to chart direction of projects.
Ability to manage multiple diverse stakeholders across businesses and leadership levels.
Excellent communication / presentation skills.