Job Description: Bangkok Localization Engineer


With expansion of our offshore production, Acclaro is seeking professional talent to join its Bangkok team in the position of Localization Engineer. The position will work on all aspects of the localization cycle, from analyzing client source files and sales support, preparing localization kits and building localized applications to providing support to linguists during the testing phase. Successful candidates will have the opportunity to join a rapidly growing, international organization with advanced level of training and career advancement opportunities.


  • Prepare files for translation
  • Engineering files after translation (GUI resizing, verify syntax…)
  • Prepare instructions for translators
  • Set up build environments
  • Work with Translation Memory tools
  • Provide input on localization process and tools
  • Work with graphic and publishing (MS Word/PowerPoint, Adobe Photoshop/InDesign)
  • Screen capturing for testing projects
  • Work with testers and linguists to resolve issues during testing
  • Implement automated script e.g. perl, macro, etc.
  • Create test scripts for testers
  • Test leads for testing projects
  • Software and website testing by following test cases
  • Report bugs in bug system
  • Bug fixing


  • Computer Science, IT or MIS degree, or equivalent experience
  • Two to three years experience in the IT business. Experience in localization or within the following functions is highly desirable: Localization Engineer, Tester, Software QA
  • Good computer, IT, software and hardware knowledge
  • Can communicate in English, particularly written English
  • Team player, punctual, self-learner and able to follow instructions
  • Problem solver, independent and fast learner
  • Detailed, organized with an eye for spotting errors
  • Good work ethic
  • Has work hour flexibility for overtime or shift work


  • Experience developing multilingual software and websites
  • Knowledge of graphic and publishing applications e.g. Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign
  • Knowledge of multimedia and e-learning applications e.g. Adobe Flash
  • Understands testing concept
  • Knowledge with localization tools such as MemoQ, Trados, SDL Passolo, Catalyst
  • Experience with website and software development
  • Knowledge of programming language syntax such as PHP, ASP, .NET, Java, C++, C#.


Please submit your application here.