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.

  • Java Backend Developer

    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

    Why should you work at Memsource?

    • You’re interested in working at a successful and rapidly growing technology company with a global presence
    • Modern technical setup for employees
    • Professional and extensive onboarding
    • HQ in Prague’s historical center
    • Flexible working hours, home office options, 5 weeks of vacation and up to 3 fully paid sick days
    • Further education through online language classes, conferences, and more
    • Complimentary tea and coffee, bicycle stands, and a shower
    • We hold weekly TGIF (Thank God It´s Friday) meetings where everyone is updated on the latest company news
    • Bi-annual team building weekends, including camping and a winter hiking trip to Sněžka mountain

    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 Engineer

    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.

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.

  • Digital Product Designer

    As Digital Product Designer (all genders), you will be part of a universal design team within our group. You will be working hand in hand with one Product Manager actively shaping a certain part of Memsource. At the same time you will be involved in design projects on group level.

    You will be closely cooperating with your design peers and our team of engineers to collectively develop the product into the right direction. You will be the voice of the user and the expert when it comes to user experience. To assist with this, we will offer you the necessary creative freedom and the tools to do your research. You will be implementing innovative ideas and take our product to the next level with us.

    What you will be responsible for

    • Understanding our customer’s needs by conducting research, analyzing user feedback and doing market research
    • Creating concepts and turning them into both functional and appealing features that make the workflows of our customers easier and more productive
    • Developing scribbles, user journey maps, wireframes, mockups and other assets, to design simple user flows and improve the usability of our product
    • Exploring and evaluating UX best practices and incorporating them into our product
    • Conducting and participating in creative workshops with other Product Team members
    • Constantly extending your knowledge to empower our users when they create products for a global audience, enter new markets or design for foreign cultures
    • Contributing reusable design components to a new design system

    What you need

    • Solid experience as a Digital Product Designer or UX Designer
    • Ability to understand complex processes and to break them down to the essentials
    • An international mindset and the ability to adapt to a fast-paced environment
    • Strong communication skills and the capability to clearly communicate the rationale behind your designs
    • Demonstrated effectiveness designing iteratively for agile software development
    • Ability to self-organize, working cross-functionally, and manage multiple projects
    • Experience working collaboratively in Figma or other modern design tools (XD, Sketch, InVision)
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English (German is a plus)

    What you’ll get

    • Work experience in a successful and growing group of two global SaaS companies
    • Be part of an international team of 170+ in Europe, Japan & the Americas
    • Expert colleagues in their field determined to build the best localization platform on the market
    • An agile work environment, where it is encouraged to take smart risks
    • The chance to take responsibility in your role and proactively shape how things are done
    • Take part in a culture full of trust, support and loyalty, where respectful and open feedback is valued
    • A positive, open-minded and innovative atmosphere

    What’s on top

    • Modern technical setup for employees
    • Professional and extensive onboarding
    • Further education through online language classes, conferences, and more
    • HQ in Prague’s historical center
    • Daily snacks and weekly breakfasts in our main office
    • Modern, spacious office including darts, table football a gaming VR set, chill-out area, a shower and bicycle stands
    • Flexible working hours, home office options, 5 weeks of vacation and up to 3 fully paid sick days
    • Bi-annual team building weekends, including camping and a winter hiking trip to Sněžka mountain
    • We look forward to meeting you!

    How to apply

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

Sales and Marketing

  • Junior Marketing Research Specialist

    As a Junior Marketing Research Specialist (all genders), you will take part in the efforts of the lead generation team to bring opportunities into the marketing and sales funnel and contribute crucially to the success of our company. If you are a recent graduate interested in starting a career in marketing, apply now!

    What you will be responsible for

    • Processing inbound leads from various channels
    • Evaluating incoming leads according to their value
    • Maintaining the documentation of all necessary data in our CRM tools
    • Analyzing data from our CRM
    • Creating reports in Salesforce and Hubspot
    • Communicating with our international customers via Chat
    • Defining and optimizing our inbound processes
    • Close cooperation with the sales team

    What you need

    • Very good English skills (at an advanced level, written and verbal) – we’re an international team and English is our official language
    • A university degree in business administration, marketing, linguistics, or other
    • Strong communication and time management skills
    • Interest in data analysis and ideally firsthand experience with it
    • Previous experience with CRMs and/or marketing automation tools is a plus

    What you’ll get

    • Work experience in a successful and growing group of two global SaaS companies
    • Be part of an international team of 170+ in Europe, Japan & the Americas
    • Expert colleagues in their field and determined to build the best localization platform on the market
    • An agile work environment, where it is encouraged to take smart risks
    • The chance to take responsibility in your role and proactively shape how things are done
    • Take part in a culture full of trust, support and loyalty, where respectful and open feedback is valued
    • A positive, open-minded and innovative atmosphere
    • Support in your professional development and personal career goals

    What’s on top (Memsource)

    • Modern technical setup for employees
    • Professional and extensive onboarding
    • Further education through online language classes, conferences, and more
    • HQ in Prague’s historical center
    • Daily snacks and weekly breakfasts in our main office
    • Modern, spacious office including darts, table football, a gaming VR set, chill-out area, a shower and bicycle stands
    • Flexible working hours, home office options, 5 weeks of vacation and up to 3 fully paid sick days
    • Bi-annual team building weekends, including camping and a winter hiking trip to Sněžka mountain

    How to apply

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

  • Enterprise Account Executive DACH - (based in Germany)

    As EAE for our Memsource product, you will be responsible for developing new business opportunities with a focus on key players in the DACH region. You will accompany our enterprise customers from the first demo call to the successful closing. If you are passionate about language technology and motivated to exceed our sales objectives, apply now. You are free to decide whether you would like to work from our office in Hamburg or from any other location in Germany.

    What you will be responsible for

    • You will be responsible for identifying and developing new business potential through both outbound and inbound
    • You independently manage the entire enterprise sales cycle; accompany, advise and inspire our potential new key customers
    • You work closely with our Sales Development Representatives, who continuously fill your pipeline with pre-qualified leads
    • When needed, you proactively reach out to high-level prospects yourself and share your knowledge with our SDRs
    • You succeed in addressing the individual needs of the relevant key stakeholders with online product presentations
    • You realize our ambitious sales targets for the enterprise segment and conduct complex contract negotiations
    • In addition you will be attending conferences, roadshows and fairs to get in touch with potential customers
    • You monitor and identify new developments and trends and are actively involved in the implementation of new sales strategies and processes

    What you need

    • 2-3 years professional work experience in Sales, ideally in the translation industry
    • Proven experience in closing enterprise deals
    • Excellent written and oral communication and negotiation skills
    • Fluency in German and English, other languages are a plus
    • A solution-oriented, problem-solving and independent way of working
    • A high affinity for technical products
    • You set yourself high goals and are sustainably motivated to exceed them

    What you get

    • The ability to work remotely or from our Hamburg office
    • An attractive commission model (uncapped)
    • A global team in Europe, Japan & the Americas
    • The opportunity to bring in your own ideas and be part of a growing team
    • A fast-paced, dynamic work environment
    • A culture of trust, team spirit, and loyalty
    • A rare opportunity to change the way the world communicates
    • Budget for conferences and further education

    During Covid-19

    • 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.

  • 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 Specialist

    As the Social Media Specialist, you will drive engagement and manage social media of our two brands – Memsource and Phrase. You will be the voice of the brands on social media, represent our values, follow our messaging, and contribute to company-wide goals.

    We are looking for talent from anywhere in Europe. This vacancy is suitable for all entry-level job seekers.

    What you will be responsible for

    • Drive engagement across our social media platforms – LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram
    • Promote our content organically – coordinate, write, and schedule
    • Engage and communicate with our audiences on social media and spark discussions in relevant forums, groups, or individual posts
    • Find new ways to connect with our global audience, not limiting yourself to our branded channels
    • Stay up-to-date with the latest industry trends and don’t be afraid to lead discussions
    • Produce monthly analytics reports and own the performance of organic social media

    What you need

    • Passion for the localization industry and curiosity for anything that is happening in the market
    • Strong interest in social media and being well aware of social media trends
    • Firsthand experience in copywriting and social media management is a plus
    • Native-level written and oral English skills
    • Creativity and strong communication skills
    • Good time management and organizational skills
    • University degree

    What you get

    • Full flexibility in choosing your work location - you can be located in Prague, Hamburg, or anywhere in Europe
    • Experience at a successful and rapidly-growing group of two global SaaS brands (Memsource and Phrase)
    • A fun and innovative environment with an experienced and supportive team
    • A challenging role with immense room for creativity and self-realization
    • A great work-life balance with flexible working hours and remote work

    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.

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