Apple Localization Project Manager, Worldwide - Digital Content Management in Cupertino, California
Localization Project Manager, Worldwide - Digital Content Management
Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino),California,United States
5+ years experience in running a portfolio of projects, either agency or client side.
Working knowledge of project management tools and methodologies.
Experience in localization, internationalization, and/or globalization projects.
Experience working in a dynamic production environment.
You have validated skills to present excellent written documents and presentations.
Experience working with international teams.
Your extraordinary organization skills and ability to lead multiple projects at once makes you a master at multi-tasking and delivering quality and detail oriented work.
You are an action oriented, dedicated self-starter.
You thrive with limited direction in an ambiguous work environment and enjoy the challenge it brings.
- Work closely with regional Marcom teams to ensure consistency of content and localization across all deliverables, as they translate to the eCommerce experience on apple.com, Apple Store App, WeChat, and Tmall platforms. - Lead localization projects from beginning to end, using our in-house translation management software (WorldServer) and translation memory tools. - Work with both internal and external language specialist teams. - Lead and direct localization vendors, giving them clear and concise guidelines on Apple eCommerce requirements. - Act as point of contact for urgent localization requests coming out of the regional teams. - Run regional specific Linguistic Quality Assurance (LQA) projects during engineering release cycles, as well as at a WW level for campaigns, programs, and new product introductions. - Build reporting for localization and DCM functions. - Act as a liaison between the DCM Localization team, the broader DCM team, and cross functional partner teams to communicate future planning and impacts on localization. - Run handoff review meetings with DCM teams, Marcom and Retail Marketing/Business partners, and provide feedback on localization specific needs. - Drive process improvements between DCM Localization and key partner teams: --- DCM Production, Design, Dev --- Marcom --- Retail Marketing --- Digital Merchandising --- Store Operations --- Retail Commerce and Digital Experience Project Management Office (PMO) --- User Acceptance Testing (UAT) - Run hindsight meetings with partner teams to improve process for the DCM Localization team --- Marcom Workshop hindsights --- Retail Marketing hindsights --- Engineering Release Linguistic Quality Assurance hindsights (LQA) - Collaborate with JAPAC and EMEA DCM Localization Lead to build out regional standard methodologies and share findings.
Education & Experience
Bachelors degree or higher preferred Project Management qualification a plus.
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