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Senior Language Specialist – Dutch | Berlin, Land Berlin | eBay

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Looking for a company that inspires passion, courage and imagination, where you can be part of the team shaping the future of global commerce? Want to shape how millions of people buy, sell, connect, and share around the world? If you’re interested in joining a purpose driven community that is dedicated to creating an ambitious and inclusive workplace, join eBay – a company you can be proud to be a part of.

eBay Inc. (NASDAQ: EBAY) is a global commerce leader including the Marketplace, StubHub and Classifieds platforms. Collectively, we connect millions of buyers and sellers around the world, empowering people and creating opportunity through Connected Commerce. Founded in 1995 in San Jose, Calif., eBay is one of the world's largest and most vibrant marketplaces for discovering great value and unique selection. In 2016, eBay enabled $84 billion of gross merchandise volume. For more information about the company and its global portfolio of online brands, visit www.ebayinc.com.

We are seeking a professional individual to add to our team at our German Headquarter in Dreilinden/Berlin as

Senior Language Specialist - Dutch (f/m)

This role will assume responsibility for the language quality of the Dutch eBay Site.

Job responsibilities will include, but are not limited to

  • translating, proofing, and editing translations of new features, promotions, graphics, user interface elements, and other site content;
  • developing and maintaining terminology glossary and language style guide;
  • working with developers, engineers, and project management to ship eBay's international sites on time and with high linguistic quality;
  • working with QA to ensure localization issues are addressed before shipping live to site;
  • working with Product Marketing and the International Content Manager to establish and protect the tone and style of the translations;
  • working with other translators, in-country Marketing, Content specialists and project management to coordinate translation efforts;
  • researching commercially available software and specifying requirements for the development of internal tools to help in the translation process, and contributing to the definition and establishment of the localization process.


  • Language: Native Dutch and fluent in English required, additional languages (i.e. French, German) are a plus
  • In-depth knowledge with CAT tools and reporting on trends (must have)
  • A deep insight into New Trends in Localization
  • Creativity to develop and present unique ideas
  • Independent judgment in methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results
  • Leveraging collaboration with internal teams to solve problems
  • Identifying hidden problems in processes and tools/systems
  • Ability to make connections among previously unrelated notions
  • Secure/comfortable interaction with senior Management

What do we offer?

  • Dynamic team, passion for e-commerce, professionalism and a good sense of humor
  • Varied and interesting tasks with high level of personal responsibility
  • International career opportunities throughout eBay Inc.
  • An excellent working environment with flat hierarchies and lots of flexibility
  • A great campus with fitness center, table soccer, bike rental, coffee bar, excellent canteen and shuttle-service


We are looking forward to receiving your online application via http://careers.ebayinc.com.

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