E.g., 09/29/2020
E.g., 09/29/2020

Translation and Localization Career Center

The localization and language services market is approaching $40 billion and is growing at a rate of more than 7% annually. It is the fourth-fastest growing industry in the USA and is highly ranked for start-up opportunities.These figures represent a thriving industry with excellent career prospects. If you are interested in langauges, cultures, technology development, or global business, now is the time to start a career in the language industry.

If creativity is your strength, there's a career for you in transcreation. If engineering is your métier, there’s a career for you in language technology development or localization engineering. If you excel at juggling multiple priorities and staying organized, there’s a career for you in project management. The language industry is growing fast and needs people from just about every business function.

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Hundreds of professionals visit GALA's website daily, making the job board a prime location for career information.

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The language industry is complex and represented by both generalist and specialist providers with many different functions. 

Additional Resources

For more career guidance and advice you can visit the career pages of the Centre for Next Generation Localisation, the American Translators Association, and the Middlebury Institute of International Studies’ Translation, Interpretation, Localization and Management Careers. ADAPT (formerly the Centre for Next Generation Localisation) has developed an excellent careers guide for prospective students and employees.