Careers at Memsource

Founded in 2010 and quickly adopted by companies and translation professionals around the world, Memsource is filled with people who are passionate about language and technology. We’re headquartered in Prague, with offices across Europe, Asia, and North America.

Join us and help shape the future of the translation and localization industry.

WHO ARE WE LOOKING FOR?

Human Resources

  • Tech Recruiter

    Joining us as Tech Recruiter, you will be a crucial part of our HR team, supporting our ambitious growth objectives and building recruiting competence inside the company. As we are in the middle of merging the two companies into a single entity, we are looking for a winning personality, ready to roll up their sleeves, and who identifies as an ambassador for great candidate experience while staying pragmatic. This position is based either in the Czech Republic or in Germany.

    What you will be responsible for

    • You are responsible for the entire recruiting process for our technical positions
    • Together with the hiring managers you create internal scorecards to define the need
    • You create job advertisements and share them in relevant channels
    • You identify and contact candidates through a variety of channels, conducting interviews yourself
    • You act as a talent consultant by advising our teams in their personnel decisions and ensuring an outstanding candidate experience
    • You build a candidate and partner network for your positions and develop talent pools
    • You support and take on additional HR projects such as events or HR marketing projects

    What you need

    • End-to-end tech recruiting experience ideally within the software industry
    • Good understanding of software development topics - programming languages, frameworks and tech trends inspire you
    • Proven active sourcing experience and interview skills
    • Positive attitude, a good sense of humor and a desire to work in a fast-moving, dynamic environment
    • Excellent communication skills including oral and written English at a business level (German and/or Czech will be a plus)
    • A pragmatic and solution-oriented way of working
    • You enjoy working with software developers

    What you get

    • You work at a successful and rapidly-growing group of two global SaaS brands (Memsource and Phrase)
    • You will join a global team of 170+ in Europe, Japan and the Americas
    • You will enjoy work-life balance with flexible working hours and remote work
    • You will be part of our HR team, closely collaborating with the hiring managers across the organization
    • We hold weekly TGIF (Thank God It’s Friday) meetings where everyone is updated on the latest company news

    What’s on top

    • You can improve your language skills with online language lessons of your choice
    • Regular team events to connect socially
    • Centrally located office in the heart of Prague or Hamburg
    • If based in Prague or Hamburg, you’d have access to all benefits related to our offices: Coffee, cold drinks, healthy snacks, bicycle stand etc.

    During Covid-19

    • Full remote setup with the possibility to work from the office if needed
    • Technical setup and latest software to ensure smooth communication and optimal working conditions
    • Professional remote onboarding

    By sending your application to hr@memsource.com, you confirm you have read and understood our Privacy Notice.

Development

  • Python Backend Developer

    We help global companies translate efficiently, and great product design is our top priority. We are looking for a passionate and talented Python Backend Developer to help us craft our industry-leading localization product.

    In this role, you will

    • Implement back-end services that are used by thousands of customers
    • Deliver scalable, production ready code
    • Help maintain a clean codebase
    • Join our Artificial Intelligence team and help deliver exciting new features
    • Deploy your code in the cloud

    For this role, you will need

    • Strong knowledge of Python
    • Experience in back-end development
    • A good grasp of computer science fundamentals
    • Ability to write clean, tested, and scalable code
    • Knowledge of AWS or related technologies is a plus
    • Interest in big data (Apache Spark, Kafka) is a plus
    • Knowledge of machine learning is not required

    How to apply

    By sending your application to hr@memsource.com, you confirm you have read and understood our Privacy Notice.

  • SRE/DevOps Engineer

    Your role

    • Be responsible for improving and maintaining our SaaS infrastructure in AWS in a team of 5 experienced engineers
    • Automate things using Ansible and Terraform, running workloads on Kubernetes clusters
    • Enjoy trying new infrastructure technologies and tools

    You should have

    • At least 3 years of experience in Linux administration
    • At least 1 year of experience with Ansible or a similar automation tool
    • Strong focus on Infrastructure as Code (IaC)
    • Expertise in automating repetitive tasks (installation, configuration, …)
    • Proficiency in securing servers and data
    • Experience in building highly available solutions

    Skills we welcome

    • Experience with Debian based Linux (we use Ubuntu) and containers
    • Experience with AWS, Kubernetes and Terraform
    • Knowledge of any programming language like Java/Python/Ruby/Go
    • Experience with any of Elasticsearch, MariaDB or MongoDB
    • Bash scripting skills
    • Git or a similar versioning system
    • Understanding HAProxy or a similar tool
    • Experience with logging or monitoring solutions
    • Experience with 24/7 on-duty rotation

    Please submit your CV together with a cover letter to hr@memsource.com. By sending your application to hr@memsource.com, you confirm you have read and understood our Privacy Notice.

  • QA Enginner

    We are looking for a passionate QA engineer to become an integral part of our growing development team in Prague to ensure the highest quality of Memsource products.

    Your role

    • Responsible for quality assurance and testing of Memsource cloud-based, desktop, and mobile applications
    • Create detailed, comprehensive, and well-structured testing plans and test cases
    • Identify, report, and retest bugs
    • Work closely with product managers, developers, UX designers, and technical support

    Must have

    • 1+ years experience in manual functional and integration software testing and test analysis
    • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, attention to detail
    • Knowledge of SQL, API testing
    • Excellent English skills, Czech is a plus
    • Willingness to learn and share knowledge with your colleagues

    Skills we welcome

    • Experience with mobile app testing, automated testing, performance testing
    • Experience with version control systems, CI/CD tools, Katalon Studio, Kibana
    • Ability to code in Java, JavaScript

    How to apply

    By sending your application to hr@memsource.com, you confirm you have read and understood our Privacy Notice.

  • Java/Groovy Developer (Translation Management)

    Join our team of experienced Java and Groovy developers and help us improve the core Translation Management part of the Memsource platform. You’ll be responsible for:

    • Developing and automating the translation workflow processes (projects, file uploads, analyses, quotes, linguists, vendors, etc.)
    • Managing user authorization and subscriptions
    • Developing REST API endpoints used internally in our editors and externally by end clients
    • Calling 10+ internal backend services for things like machine translation or spellchecker
    • User authorization, subscriptions, analytics and reporting

    You will enjoy

    • Having your code in production in less than a month
    • Automated testing, deployments, static code, analysis and code reviews in GitLab
    • Automatically generated API documentation
    • Very interesting discussions with the infrastructure, AI and other teams, with the possibility to be actively involved
    • Creating solutions that scale - our databases contain terabytes of data, and we serve tens of thousands of requests per minute

    You should have

    • At least 3 years of experience in Java
    • Experience with development of web applications
    • Experience with any MVC web framework
    • Willingness to work with Groovy and Grails
    • Working knowledge of Git

    Skills we welcome

    • Spring Boot
    • Experience with big data and large-scale web applications
    • Groovy and Grails
    • Spring MVC, Hibernate
    • UI rendering using server pages and Vue.JS
    • Elasticsearch
    • LESS, jQuery, Vue.JS, TypeScript
    • Docker
    • AWS
    • IntelliJ IDEA

    How to apply

    By sending your application to hr@memsource.com, you confirm you have read and understood our Privacy Notice.

Product and Support

  • Technical Support Agent - (European hours: 9 AM - 5.30 PM CET)

    As Technical Support Agent you will ensure customer happiness by supporting our existing customers in setting up and using our software localization platform, Phrase. We are looking to expand the team as soon as possible with another highly communicative, committed team member, covering European hours 9 am - 5.30 pm CET time.

    About the role

    • You are the first point of contact for our customers, to troubleshoot Phrase related issues
    • You accompany new customers and interested parties in getting to know our software and provide assistance with technical problems or general understanding of the product
    • You communicate with customers in writing in English and German via live-chat and emails and, if necessary, short video calls with screen-sharing
    • You will support the documentation and improvement of our software by logging bug reports and feature requests
    • You act as an internal contact person to assist our Sales and Account Management teams

    You should have

    • Your written and spoken level in English and German is C1 (CEFR) or above
    • Your way of working is solution-oriented, independent and hands-on
    • You are instinctive when it comes to communication and can specifically address the needs of individual customers
    • You enjoy solving problems for our customers and positive customer feedback motivates you
    • You are enthusiastic about software development and ideally have some experience in this area
    • You also have a high technical affinity and you are particularly interested in the interaction of technical components
    • You have experience with help desk platforms, such as Zendesk

    Why you should work at Memsource

    • Full flexibility in choosing your work location - you can either be located in Prague, Hamburg or anywhere in the world
    • You’re interested in gaining experience working at a successful and rapidly-growing global cloud-based translation technology company
    • You seek to work in a small international team with no corporate bureaucracy
    • We provide the technical setup and latest software to ensure smooth communication and optimal working conditions
    • You will receive a professional remote onboarding
    • Opportunities to learn (access to an e-learning platform) and advance your career
    • We know you have a life outside of the office - enjoy flexible hours and a home office option
    • You can improve your language skills with free online lessons

    By sending your application to hr@memsource.com, you confirm you have read and understood our Privacy Notice.

  • UX Designer

    We are looking for a passionate and experienced UX designer to join our growing UX team and help us establish a solid process and build strong relationships.

    About you

    • 3+ years of experience as a UX designer
    • Strong design thinking-based, human-centered, data-driven design approach
    • Able to demonstrate your ability with samples of your work (we understand that not everyone is obliged to have a portfolio and that NDAs exist, don’t worry)
    • When you talk about your work, you talk about solving problems, not making deliverables
    • Willing to present, explain, and test your proposals — and execute them in a timely manner
    • Result-oriented — the success of your work is measured by the users’ success, not the beauty or number of your mockups
    • Have a tool preference but will be OK working with Figma

    What you will do

    • Broad scope of responsibilities - be part of the whole design process, from discovery and research, through prototyping, workshops and testing, to implementation
    • Move projects along based on user research, stakeholder input, client requests, and support tickets – or the industry’s leading innovation
    • Use appropriate design artifacts — from sketches to interactive prototypes — to drive discussions and inform decisions
    • Organize, lead, and participate in workshops
    • Work collaboratively, as part of cross-functional feature teams and an evolving UX Team, but also independently when necessary
    • Organize your own meetings and workshops when needed, cultivate relationships **with product managers, engineers, solution architects, account managers, support, and marketing
    • Get to know and understand our users, product, and industry
    • Take part in designing and developing a design system together with a UI designer and engineering teams
    • Work on the future of (machine) translation with our machine learning and AI-driven solutions

    How to apply

    By sending your application to hr@memsource.com, you confirm you have read and understood our Privacy Notice.

Sales and Marketing

  • Business Development Representative

    Joining us as Business Development Representative (BDR), you will be a crucial part of our EMEA Sales Team, supporting in meeting our ambitious growth objectives and at the same time speeding up your career.

    Your role and responsibilities

    • Systematically prospecting new business and sourcing pipeline through direct outreach and managing your own email cadence
    • Working directly with the Marketing Automation team to nurture an existing pool of prospects
    • Calling qualifying leads and maintaining daily, weekly, monthly targets. (a minimum of 50 touchpoints per day - Calls, Emails, LinkedIn Inmail, etc.)
    • Partner with the Enterprise sales team to drive new revenue and maintain quarterly goals
    • Schedule online product demonstrations for the Enterprise sales team
    • Sourcing Net New Logos, Identifying Key Decision Makers & Building out Salesforce Database
    • Actively scheduling Discovery Calls with decision makers to uncover Budget, Authority, Needs & Timeline
    • The BDR will be measured by their ability to source Qualified Opportunities
    • Travel Requirement includes meeting prospects at annual industry events / conferences

    You should have

    • First experience developing and qualifying high-quality Enterprise leads, ideally in a Software-as-a-Service environment
    • Top-performer in your current sales organization
    • Self-starter with an entrepreneurial personality, positive attitude and the ability to work autonomously
    • Exceptional communication and presentation skills
    • Strong interpersonal skills and friendly professional demeanor on the phone
    • Highly driven and passionate individual with enthusiasm, persistence, resilience
    • Competitive and committed to the success of oneself and the team
    • Familiarity with Salesforce, LinkedIn, Sales Navigator and other technologies are a Plus

    Why you should work in our Sales Team at Memsource

    • You will work at a successful and rapidly-growing group of two global SaaS companies (Memsource and Phrase)
    • You will join a global team of 170+ in Europe, Japan & the Americas - this position is based either in Prague or in Europe
    • We believe in meritocracy and are supportive of your career growth and ambitions
    • Your next career step, e.g. into Account Management is possible within the next 12-24 months, based on performance
    • You will profit from strong marketing support
    • You will enjoy work/life balance with flexible working hours or occasional telecommuting
    • You will be part of a motivated international team and a supportive and friendly company culture
    • We hold TGIF (Thank God It´s Friday) meetings weekly where everyone is updated on the latest company news
    • You will have the rare opportunity to change the way the world communicates
    • You can improve your language skills with online language lessons of your choice
    • You get to decide whether to join us remotely or work in our Prague office
    • We offer coffee, tea, bicycle stands, and a shower at the office premises
    • You will enjoy 5 weeks of vacation and 3 sick days, if joining us permanently
    • You will have the chance to get out of the city during bi-annual team building weekends, including camping and a winter hiking trip to Sněžka mountain

    By sending your application to hr@memsource.com, you confirm you have read and understood our Privacy Notice.

  • Social Media Manager - Remote

    Are you an experienced social media manager looking to make an impact on a growing global IT company? Join Memsource, the leading provider of cloud-based translation technology, and help change the way companies manage translations and communicate with global audiences.

    In this new position, you will coordinate and manage our social media platforms, help us become more efficient in content creation; make sure our messaging fits our visions, goals, and company culture; and establish a solid, lead generation-centric metric framework to measure the impact. All while working in a fun, innovative, start-up environment with an experienced and supportive team.

    Your role & responsibilities

    • Coordinate and manage campaigns across 4 social media platforms (LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram)
    • Manage both organic and sponsored posts
    • Schedule and publish content
    • Produce engaging copy for organic and sponsored content
    • Produce monthly analytics reports and own the performance of all social media
    • Manage our social media community

    What will give you an edge

    • Native-level written and communication English skills – you will be expected to create content in English that does not need stylistic nor grammatical proofreading
    • Proven experience in copywriting and social media management
    • Experience with the translation or localization industry
    • Organized, detail-oriented, and creative
    • Proficiency in using marketing tools like Pardot and social media campaign managers

    How to apply

    By sending your application to hr@memsource.com, you confirm you have read and understood our Privacy Notice.

  • Solution Architect - Japan

    In this position, you will be a part of our emerging APAC team, working with clients to develop solutions to address their translation technology needs, help them discover new ways to optimize the Memsource platform, and liaise between clients and internal teams to suggest tool improvements.

    In this role you will

    • Be a subject matter expert in translation and localization process optimization and best practices
    • Provide technical support for sales team via on-site and remote client meetings
    • Understand and align customer technology stack to optimize localization process
    • Deliver technical support during RFP process to understand and communicate company capabilities
    • Track existing technology solutions and follow the latest trends and developments in the localization industry
    • Attend trade shows, speak at conferences, and maintain a visible presence through social platforms
    • Prepare queries, write proposals, and complete RFP documentation during the solution development phase of new opportunities

    You should have

    • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience
    • Be based in Japan and have excellent Japanese and English language skills
    • 5+ years of direct localization/translation experience preferred
    • Solid understanding of localization solutions, technologies and processes (CAT, TMS, MT solutions, etc.)
    • Localization engineering experience is a must
    • Software development experience and experience in large scale integration projects is a plus
    • Technical proficiency in content-related solutions and systems
    • Excellent verbal, written, and organizational skills
    • Ability to drive multiple projects toward completion in parallel

    How to apply

    By sending your application to hr@memsource.com, you confirm you have read and understood our Privacy Notice.

Finance & Operations

  • Group Business Analyst

    We are looking for someone who would be passionate about being part of a group of two high-growing technology software-as-a-service (SaaS) companies – Memsource and Phrase (note: Phrase was acquired by Memsource in December 2020). Together the companies are on the mission to dominate the translation management software industry. The ideal candidate is someone who would be able to effectively support the company with their own critical thinking, strong quantitative / analytical / finance skills, ability to learn quickly, and natural desire to contribute to the success of the business through their (not only analytical) capabilities.

    Your role and responsibilities

    • Identifying business opportunities (synergies, performance improvements, efficiency improvements)
    • Supporting group-level reporting, controlling, consolidation of results
    • Conducting business modeling and forecasting, putting together various business cases and ROI frameworks
    • Performing financial planning & (variance) analyses
    • Engaging in and coordinating financial, product, market, operational, and related market research to support strategic and business decision-making within the various departments
    • Analyzing problems/opportunities but also synthesizing the work to actionable and understandable outputs
    • Supporting revenue operations (incl. SaaS metrics, billing, payments, CRM, revenue recognition, dunning, cohort analyses, etc.)

    You should have

    • Higher education in economics / math / finance
    • 2+ years of experience in an analyst / controlling / data scientist position(s)
    • Solid understanding of SaaS metrics and FPA processes related to technology companies
    • Ability to conduct comprehensive market research and draw relevant conclusions
    • Solid knowledge of basic accounting and finance principles
    • Advanced Excel skills
    • Fluent in business English
    • Excellent verbal, written, and organizational skills
    • Ability to interpret information / data in complex environments and draw conclusions / recommendations
    • Experience with PowerBI, Salesforce, and/or Hubspot is a plus
    • Experience with M&A is a plus

    Why should you work at Memsource?

    • You’re interested in gaining experience working at a successful and rapidly-growing group of two global SaaS companies (Memsource and Phrase; note: Phrase was acquired by Memsource in December 2020)
    • You seek to work within a motivated international team and a supportive and friendly company culture
    • You will be close to the C-level management of the group
    • You seek challenges and opportunities to learn new things. Have the desire to advance your skills to the next level
    • We know you have a life outside of the office - enjoy flexible hours and/or possibility of remote work
    • We hold the TGIF (Thank God It´s Friday) meetings weekly where everyone is updated on the latest company news
    • We believe in meritocracy and are supportive of your career growth and ambitions

    By sending your application to hr@memsource.com, you confirm you have read and understood our Privacy Notice.

Working at Memsource means joining a team of passionate, fun, and productive people who love what they do and have a say in where Memsource as a company and product is going.
David Canek - photo
David Canek

Founder and CEO

  • 16

    countries represented

  • 23

    languages spoken

  • 21 kg

    of coffee consumed monthly

COMPANY PERKS

  • A fun and friendly international work environment
  • Annual camping and skiing trips
  • HQ in Prague’s historical center
    (which you’ll visit if you work elsewhere)
  • Flexible working hours, home office options, and five weeks of vacation
  • Professional development through language classes, conferences, and more
  • Daily snacks and weekly breakfasts in our main office (currently on hold)

OUR OFFICE

Our headquarters in Prague are always expanding and improving.
Enjoy a virtual tour, and if you’re ever in town, stop by for a visit.

Chill Out

Company-wide breakfasts, meetings, and celebrations in a fun environment.

Chill area in Memsource office
Gaming Area

We always have our “work hard, play hard” attitude on display between table football, darts, and a virtual reality system.

Gaming Area in Memsource office
Offices

A quiet but collaborative work environment is key to the innovation we promote and prize, but you’ll never find cubicles here.

Memsource offices in Prague