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

  • Big Data Engineer

    More and more data is being processed by the Memsource platform and we are actively exploring how to utilize this potential for the benefit of our customers and the product itself. Help us build a next generation data processing environment for both data at rest and in motion.

    In this role, you will:

    • Become a key member of our Data Engineering Department
    • Work closely with our AI Department
    • Work in a friendly and highly-motivated team

    The ideal candidate will have:

    • Bachelor or Master level university degree in the field of computer science (alternatively, adequate professional experience in this field)
    • 3 years experience in (big) data engineering domain
    • Experience with Hadoop and Hadoop-related technologies
    • Experience with modern data processing technologies, such as Apache Spark, Apache Kafka, or others
    • A good understanding of NoSQL database systems, such as MongoDB, Elasticsearch, or others
    • Proficiency in SQL
    • Proficiency in Java and/or Scala programming languages

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

  • QA Tester / Test Analyst

    Have you ever wanted to work in a company that innovates the industry by implementing a cutting-edge AI-powered technology? Do you aspire to take part in a fast-growing organization where self-motivation and initiative are highly valued? Are you interested in working with a group of professionals that also makes a great team? Keep reading! We are looking for a talented quality engineer to join us in developing leading cloud-based translation technology.

    Your daily tasks:

    • Creating detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans and test cases
    • Both manual and automated UI and API testing of Memsource web, desktop, and mobile applications
    • Identifying, reporting, and retesting bugs
    • Working closely with product leads, developers and technical support

    The ideal candidate will have:

    • At least 1 year of experience in software testing on various operation systems
    • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail
    • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
    • Willingness to learn new things and interest in IT technologies
    • Very good written and communication English skills - we’re an international team and English is our official language

    Skills we welcome:

    • Experience with automated testing, API testing, mobile app testing
    • Knowledge of SQL, Bash
    • Basic experience with tools such as Targetprocess, Katalon Studio, Postman, any SQL database tool, GitLab, Kibana
    • Familiarity with working in an agile team

    How to apply:

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

  • Java / Groovy Developer

    Join our team of 8 very experienced Java developers and help us improve the central part the Memsource platform which takes care of:

    • Management and automation of translations (projects, uploading files, quotes, etc.)
    • UI rendering using server pages and Vue
    • Management of users including authorization and subscriptions
    • API endpoints that are used internally in our editors and also externally by the end clients
    • Calling 10+ internal backend services for things like machine translation or spellchecker
    • Analytics & reporting

    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
    • An experience with any MVC web framework
    • Good knowledge of Git

    Skills we welcome:

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

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

Product and Support

  • UX Researcher / Tester

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

    In this role, you will:

    • Identify and prioritize critical issues
    • Validate problems based on interviews, tests, and analytics
    • Collaboratively work with Designers, Engineers, Solution Architects, other teams, and our customers and users to make the product’s user experience better
    • Conduct research, validate concepts, do usability tests
    • Gather data and process it into actionable insights and structures
    • Use qualitative and quantitative research methods

    For this role, you need:

    • Practical knowledge of various research technique, such as usability testing, interviews, surveys, and AB testing
    • A good understanding of user-centered design principles
    • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills in English
    • Effectively convey and explain your findings based on data you gathered
    • Experience with UX research tools and web analytics
    • The ability to work under deadlines in a fast-paced environment
    • To be a team player

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

  • 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 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 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
    • Excellent designing skills with tools such as Sketch, Invision, InDesign, Photoshop, etc.
    • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills in English
    • The ability to effectively convey the ideas and rationales behind your proposals
    • The ability to work under deadlines in a fast-paced environment
    • A strong portfolio that demonstrates your previous work

    Tell us more about yourself and what you have achieved by providing us with a portfolio, CV and with any additional materials you think would help us to get to know you better.

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

  • Junior Product Support Specialist (part-time)

    Are you a university student or a graduate looking for part-time work experience at a fast-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. You will be providing support to our Product team to ensure continued company growth, all while working in a fun, innovative start-up environment with an experienced and supportive team. Long term cooperation might be transformed into a full-time engagement in the future.

    Your Role:

    • Take part in internal user testing to help us see things with fresh eyes and make sure we stay on top of things by keeping an eye on the translation/localization trends
    • Market research and identify opportunities in the translation/localization market
    • Develop both routine and ad-hoc reports according to product department needs
    • Interpret data and expose opportunities

    The key skills we will be evaluating include:

    • Excellent written and communication English skills - we’re an international team and English is our official language
    • High-level knowledge of Czech
    • Interest and ability to learn technology quickly - translation industry exposure is an advantage
    • Advanced PC skills - technology is our friend, not the enemy
    • Self-motivated, initiative and results-driven team player

    How to apply:

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

Sales and Marketing

  • Solution Architect (Based in US)

    In this position, you will be a part of our emerging US 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
    • 5+ years of direct localization/translation experience preferred
    • Solid understanding of localization solutions, technologies and processes (CAT, TMS, MT solutions, etc.)
    • 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.

  • Account Manager

    This is an exciting role for someone who is passionate about communicating with people and making translation more efficient for global companies, translation agencies, and translators. We are looking for an account or project manager who has a standing experience in the translation industry and wants to work in a fast-growing company where self-motivation and initiative are highly valued.

    An Account Manager’s work requires a positive nature with the ability to lead project-oriented communication with clients and also make decisions on the go.

    What you´ll do on a daily basis:

    • Building strong and open relationships with existing clients
    • Contacting existing clients to ensure their satisfaction and high-skilled usage of the platform
    • Improving the client’s experience with our platform via emails and meetings
    • Achieving and pushing set retention and expansion goals
    • Starting and managing projects across Product, Marketing, and Support teams to accommodate client needs
    • Managing assigned part of CRM database, reporting, and analysis on existing clients

    Who we´re looking for:

    • A strong and a positive communicator with good presentation and writing skills
    • Interest in the translation industry and technology
    • A quick learner, previous experience with Salesforce preferred
    • Self-motivated and result-driven team player and trailblazer

    Skills:

    • Interest in technology and ability to learn new updates quickly
    • Ability to build long-term relationships with clients
    • Experience of working in the translation industry and/or account management is welcomed
    • Excellent attention to detail
    • Fluency in English

    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

  • 10 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