Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. is a leading, international digital entertainment company that publishes video games for game consoles such as PlayStation 4, Xbox one, Nintendo Switch, as well as mobile games. The company’s popular franchises include Metal Gear Solid, Pro Evolution Soccer, Silent Hill, DanceDanceRevolution and Castlevania, among other top titles. Konami also manufactures the wildly popular Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME, which has sold more than 25 billion cards worldwide. We are looking for talented people that have a passion for gaming and the skills and experience listed below.
Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc.
El Segundo, CA
Bilingual QA Tester - German
Konami Digital Entertainment Localization team is currently looking for a Native German speaking bilingual QA Tester based in the Greater Los Angeles area.
The QA Tester will do linguistic and functional QA testing for the German versions of our games.
Perform QA tests checking text for context relevancy, content consistency, grammar and spelling in game and printed materials
Translate and proofread marketing materials, game assets, and other reports as needed
Follow through on bug tracking and regression testing as directed by Project Lead
Provide feedback to ensure that the content and quality of all documents for creative services and external publishers such as manuals, strategy guides and advertisements correspond with the most current localized assets
Able to read, write & speak German & English fluently
Strong written communication skills
Detailed-orientated and organized
Highly motivated with proven ability to work with various personality types and work styles in a multicultural environment
Team player with great communication skills
High school diploma or equivalent
Previous testing and translation experience
Knowledge of Yu-Gi-Oh! trading card game and anime series products
Understanding of the software test cycle process and video games in general
Working knowledge of QA methodology, terminology and tools
Develop, manage, and optimize user acquisition/engagement campaigns across mobile platforms through research, and measurement of key KPIs to meet ROI goals.
Develop and manage creatives and copies to provide the most effective multi-language marketing activities in our global market by working closely with our in-house creative team, related departments, and partners.
Collaborate with related departments to develop and manage other marketing activities such as social marketing, events, and PR.
Create and manage a user acquisition funnel by analyzing, planning, and executing app store optimization (ASO).
Manage and measure all marketing activities through quantitative/qualitative research and analysis to drive PDCA and provide input on how to improve processes.
Manage schedule and budgets to ensure appropriate allocation of resources.
Responsible for administrative tasks related to all marketing activities.
MANAGING DATA DRIVEN PERFORMANCE MARKETING
Ensure games are measured, tagged and tracked correctly, so performance of in-app events can be quantitatively measured and adjusted as needed to meet objectives.
Collaborate with our analytics team and production team on implementation and testing.
Determine the appropriate methods and a system of metrics for measuring marketing effectiveness.
Analyze and investigate marketing KPI data from both performance-based and brand marketing perspectives.
Conduct in-depth post-campaign analytics and other ad-hoc analysis. Lead marketing measurement efforts, targeting, segmentation, and media mix modeling.
TEAMWORK AND SELF MOTIVATION
Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including our international production team to identify opportunities and implement recommendations to drive the success of Konami games.
Coordinate with content rights holders as needed to gain approvals of marketing materials or maximize co-marketing opportunities.
Take leadership and be passionate about developing and executing new ideas by overcoming challenges in high pressure situations.
Report performance of activities such as campaign performance, PR/Event execution, and creative performance to the Senior Marketing Manager.
+2 years of mobile game marketing experience
Basic understanding of digital marketing tools and BI