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?

Development

  • Java Developer

    Join our team of 4 experienced Java developers and help us improve the critical component of the Memsource platform which takes care of:

    • Integration with external file storages and CMS systems
    • Management and automation of the translation workflow
    • API endpoints that are used internally by other components
    • Synchronous and asynchronous interaction with other services

    You will enjoy

    • Having your code in the production in less than a month
    • Automated testing, deployments, static code analysis and code reviews in GitLab
    • Exploring new technologies like Java 11 or Vue
    • Automatically generated API documentation
    • Very interesting discussions with the infrastructure, AI and other teams
    • Creating solutions that scale - our databases contain terabytes of data and we serve tens of thousands of requests per minute
    • Bi-annual hackathons

    You should have

    • At least 3 years of experience in Java
    • Solid understanding of the HTTP protocol
    • Good knowledge of REST architecture
    • Experience with any MVC web framework
    • Good knowledge of Git
    • Willingness to learn and use third-party APIs

    Skills we welcome

    • Spring Boot
    • .NET Framework, C#
    • PHP
    • LESS, jQuery, Vue.js, TypeScript
    • MongoDB, Elasticsearch
    • Docker
    • AWS
    • IntelliJ IDEA

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

  • Software Development Engineer (Backend)

    Join a small team of very experienced Java backend developers and help us improve the core of the Memsource platform. The team is responsible for 10+ backend components and you’ll help with:

    • Text extraction from 50 different file formats and storing data in MongoDB.
    • Creating translated files with all original formatting preserved.
    • Storing translations in Elasticsearch to be used for similar texts in the future.
    • Spell-checking, word completion and text quality assurance.
    • Integrating 20+ external machine translation engines.
    • Preserving terminology.
    • Providing data for AI components and much more.

    You’ll Enjoy

    • Having your code in the production in the matter of weeks.
    • Automated testing, deployments, static code analysis and code reviews in GitLab.
    • Having a chance to work with new technologies like Java 11 or Elasticsearch 7.
    • Closely cooperating with the infrastructure, AI and other teams.
    • 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
    • Solid understanding of HTTP protocol
    • Deep knowledge of multithreaded programming
    • User experience in Linux
    • Working knowledge of XML and Git

    Skills We Welcome

    • Elasticsearch
    • MongoDB and other NoSQL databases
    • Experience with big data
    • Spring Boot
    • Docker
    • AWS
    • Gradle

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

  • DevOps Engineer

    What you will do

    • Be responsible for improving and maintaining our SaaS infrastructure in AWS in a team of 5 experienced engineers
    • Automate things using Ansible and Terraform
    • 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 and Terraform
    • Knowledge of any programming language like Java/Python/Ruby
    • Experience with any of Elasticsearch, MariaDB, MongoDB or MySQL
    • Bash scripting skills
    • Git or a similar versioning system
    • Understanding HAProxy or a similar tool
    • Experience with logging or monitoring solutions

    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.

Product and Support

  • UX Designer

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

    In this role, you will:

    • Work through the whole design process with or without a focus on a specific area
    • Participate in team design activities, testing, research, brainstorming, etc.
    • Iterate on ideas based on feedback from the whole team and from end-users
    • Work closely with Engineers, Solution Architects, other teams, and our customers and users to make the product’s user experience better
    • Produce sketches, wireframes, prototypes, animations, and design specifications
    • Generate out-of-the-box ideas

    For this role, you will need:

    • A passion for problem-solving using top-notch solutions
    • At least 3 years of experience in designing digital products and systems
    • A good understanding of visual design disciplines
    • To effectively convey the ideas and rationales behind your proposals
    • To work under deadlines in a fast-paced environment
    • A strong portfolio that demonstrates your previous work
    • To be result-oriented
    • To be a team player

    Tell us more about yourself and what you have achieved by providing us with a portfolio, along with any additional materials you think would help us to get to know you better. We are especially interested in your problem-solving skills and would like to see an example of the journey you took to solve a difficult problem.

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

Sales and Marketing

  • Social Media Intern

    We are looking for a social media enthusiast who will become a part of the marketing team at Memsource. As Social Media Intern, you will be responsible for managing our social media channels including producing copy, scheduling, and publishing.

    Your role & responsibilities

    • Coordinating and managing campaigns across 4 social media platforms
    • Producing engaging copy for organic and sponsored content
    • Producing monthly analytics reports
    • Managing our social media community

    What will give you an edge

    • University education or currently enrolled
    • Native-level written and communication English skills – you will be expected to create content in English that does not need stylistic nor grammatical proofreading
    • Experience in copywriting or social media management
    • Organized, detail-oriented, and creative

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

  • Digital Copywriter

    As a Digital Copywriter, you would be responsible for writing high-quality content with quick turnaround time, including, but not limited to: emails to our users, Google Ads copy (search, remarketing and display), and content for sponsored Twitter and LinkedIn posts.

    You would be expected to cooperate very closely with the Digital Marketing and Content Marketing teams, as well as participate in other marketing projects.

    Location: Prague

    What will you be expected to do?

    • Develop, implement, and optimize the strategies for all of our email marketing activities
    • Create, maintain and improve Google Ads copy (search, display and remarketing)
    • A/B test to determine best practices, be involved with creative design solutions to improve future campaigns
    • Optimize marketing automation and lead nurturing processes through email
    • Collaborate with the Sales, Event, Product, and Support teams to send out appropriate messaging to targeted recipients and audiences
    • Provide regular in-depth analytics of all activities and goals

    We are looking for someone with the following essential skills:

    • Experience in email marketing and digital ads copywriting, preferably in B2B marketing
    • Understanding of current online and inbound marketing concepts, strategies, and best practices
    • Demonstrable experience in executing successful email marketing campaigns and digital ads copywriting (Google Ads, LinkedIn, Twitter)
    • Strategic and analytical thinking, with the ability to determine best practices regarding the messaging, localization, design, and display of emails and digital ads
    • Experience with marketing systems (i.e. MailChimp, Salesforce, Pardot, Google Ads)
    • Native-level written and communication English skills

    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.

  • Future Chief Marketing Officer

    Are you an experienced marketing executive looking to make an impact at 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 be appointed to a senior role in our marketing team with the objective to eventually become our CMO. You’ll be tasked to drive global marketing to ensure continued company growth, all while working in a fun, innovative, start-up environment with an experienced and supportive team.

    Location:
    Europe or US East Coast

    Your Responsibilities:

    • Own Memsource marketing - from strategy to execution across all areas of B2B marketing: brand & messaging, client marketing, product marketing, community, performance marketing, events, and PR
    • Manage a team spanned across Prague, the US, and Tokyo
    • Work closely with the product and sales teams to sync strategies
    • Manage the marketing budget and set marketing KPIs

    Your Profile:

    • BA in Business Management, Administration, or Marketing
    • Minimum 7 years experience in enterprise marketing with 3 years experience in marketing strategy and management
    • Experience with SaaS products is a big plus
    • Strategic thinking and analytical skills, combined with excellent self-management
    • Excellent English language skills

    Our Offer:

    • Challenging role with immense room for creativity and self-realization
    • Supportive and friendly team in a mature startup environment
    • Key member of the Memsource management team
    • Attractive remuneration & stock option plan

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

  • Product Content Specialist

    We are looking for a skilled content writer and/or product marketer who would become a part of the marketing team at Memsource. As a Product Content Specialist, you would be responsible for writing product-heavy content, including but not limited to product blog posts, event proposals, and landing pages.

    You would be expected to become an expert on our product, cooperate very closely with the Product team, and work with them on major release communication, as well as participate in project management of joint product-marketing projects.

    Your role & responsibilities

    • Content writing & editing
    • Product-heavy blog posts
    • Product landing pages
    • Event proposals – CFPs
    • Other product-related content
    • Product expertise within the marketing team
    • Daily communication with the Product team
    • Product marketing project management
    • Major release communication and coordination

    What will give you an edge

    • University education
    • Native-level written and communication English skills – you will be expected to create content in English that does not need stylistical nor grammatical proofreading
    • Experience in the field of copywriting and/or editing
    • Interest in product marketing and product management
    • Strategic thinking, analytical skills, and data-proficiency

    You will enjoy working in Memsource if…

    • You’re interested in working at a technology company with a global presence
    • You seek to work in a small but international team, with no corporate bureaucracy
    • You want your role to have a real impact on the team & the company

    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

    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

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