Nexon America

Nexon America

Apply for this job

Localization Intern

About the job

About Nexon

Nexon America is a branch of Nexon Co., Ltd., a global video game publisher and leading developer of online virtual worlds for PCs, consoles, and mobile devices. Nexon proudly offers celebrated franchises like MapleStory, KartRider, and Mabinogi that have been enjoyed by millions of players for over two decades. When we founded our Nexon America branch in 2006, we made it our goal to bring those unique games to western players using a player-first approach. We achieve that goal by applying our team’s outstanding free-to-play expertise and live game support to every decision, every day.But we’re committed to more than our games! Here at Nexon America, we’re all about open communication, diversity, mutual respect, and collaboration, so we can bring out the best in each other. Nexies find support, friendship, and career growth all in one place! And because we know a healthy work-life balance is the key to happiness, Nexies also enjoy flexible hours, a hybrid work model, and extra perks like food trucks, happy hours, and team events. It’s why we’ve earned the Great Place to Work certification for 3 years running!

Summary Of Position

Nexon America is looking for a Localization Intern to join our Localization team for the 2024 summer internship program. As a Localization Intern, you will play a crucial role in our dynamic team, facilitating the seamless exchange of information between Korean and English languages. Your main responsibilities will involve translating emails, internal documents, and LQA test sheets for various PC games at Nexon America, ensuring precise and culturally sensitive communication within the organization. Additionally, you will collaborate with Localization Project Managers, providing support in various aspects of project management, including file organization and maintenance. This multifaceted role offers hands-on experience in game localization, nurturing language proficiency, cultural understanding, and valuable skills within a global work environment.

We are currently working in the office 2-3x a week in a hybrid work model.

The target start date for the internship program is 6/10 (35-40 hours/week) and the duration of the internship will vary between 8-12 weeks depending on the role.

To be considered for the internship, you must apply by March 25, 2024.

Job Responsibilities

  • Korean to English email translations in the morning
  • Korean to English and/or English to Korean internal document translations as requested by other departments
  • Korean to English LQA test sheet translations
  • Assisting Project Managers with ad hoc duties such as organizing and maintaining files in the sharedrive
  • Other duties as assigned

Education, Professional Training, Technical Training or Certification

  • Enrolled in Bachelor’s or Advanced degree in English or Computer Science related field


  • Native-level Korean and English
  • Game Knowledge in Korean and English

Documentation Needed (i.e., art portfolio, coding portfolio)

  • Resume and Cover Letter

Management has the right to add or change duties and job requirements at any time.Nexon is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Compensation Description For Pay Transparency (hourly)

The base salary range for this position in El Segundo, CA is $18.00 - $20.00 hourly.Our salary ranges are determined by market data based on position and level. The range displayed on each job posting reflects the minimum and maximum salaries for that position. An individual’s pay is determined by factors including, but not limited to, a candidate’s qualifications, skills, experiences, relevant education or training, and location.

Apply for this job
No items found.