Japanese/English Technical Writer (Contract)

Sony Playstation
San Francisco, CA, United States
2 months ago

PlayStation isn’t just the Best Place to Play —it’s also the Best Place to Work. We’ve thrilled gamers since 1994, when we launched the original PlayStation. Today, we’re recognized as a global leader in interactive and digital entertainment. The PlayStation brand falls under Sony Interactive Entertainment, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation.

Bilingual (Japanese/English) Technical Writer (Contract)

San Francisco, CA

Are you a bilingual (Japanese and English) English tech writer who loves when instructions are clear and concise? Do you enjoy working closely with people from many different positions and backgrounds? Have you always dreamed of working on a team that feels like family?

If so, we want to meet you.

We’re seeking a Contract Technical Writer/Translator to join our diverse and close-knit group of communicators. We’re passionate about crafting helpful, engaging, and inclusive content to bridge the gap between our products and our committed consumers – and we hope you will be, too. We’re also just a great group of people who care about each other, who know how to have fun, and who value a healthy work-life balance.

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Sony is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All persons will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, legally protected physical or mental disability, covered veteran status, status in the U.S. uniformed services, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information or membership in any other legally protected category.

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We strive to create an inclusive environment, empower employees and embrace diversity. We encourage everyone to respond.

We sincerely appreciate the time and effort you spent in contacting us and we thank you for your interest in PlayStation.


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