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CONTRACT - Support Engineer - Localization

Company: Nintendo of America Inc.
Location: Redmond
Posted on: May 19, 2023

Job Description:

Nintendo of America Inc.

The worldwide pioneer in the creation of interactive entertainment, Nintendo Co., Ltd., of Kyoto, Japan, manufactures and markets hardware and software for its Nintendo Switch system and the Nintendo 3DS family of portable systems. Since 1983, when it launched the Nintendo Entertainment System, Nintendo has sold more than 4.7 billion video games and more than 740 million hardware units globally, including Nintendo Switch and the Nintendo 3DS family of systems, as well as the Game Boy, Game Boy Advance, Nintendo DS family of systems, Super NES, Nintendo 64, Nintendo GameCube, Wii and Wii U systems. It has also created industry icons that have become well-known, household names, such as Mario, Donkey Kong, Metroid, Zelda and Pokemon. A wholly owned subsidiary, Nintendo of America Inc., based in Redmond, Wash., serves as headquarters for Nintendo's operations in the Americas. For more information about Nintendo, please visit the company's website at .

** This is a CONTRACT position


  • Work with Software Engineers and Technology Manager to create/update technical support documentation/runbooks
  • Triage support requests and bug reports, including prioritization, duplicate management, and clarifying/augmenting user-submitted reports (with additional information)
  • Monitor systems health and error statuses, and escalates appropriately
  • Performs basic troubleshooting, and conducts informal training as needed to educate users about recurring problems
  • Works with stakeholders to ensure optimal use of responsible systems
  • Ensures interactions with customers are positive, productive, documented, and resolved in a timely manner or followed through on
  • Provides testing support for newly developed language-related tools


    • Requires 3+ years of related experience
    • Experience with memoQ or other computer-aided translation (CAT) tools highly preferred
    • Foundational understanding of coding, Windows, Linux, SQL queries, and bug-reporting best practices
    • Solid understanding of technology principles and operating methods
    • Undergraduate degree in Computer Science, a related field, or equivalent combination of education and experience

      ** This is a CONTRACT position

      This contract position has a base pay range of $40 - $70 per hour and is eligible for benefits through the employing agency. Agency benefits may include medical, dental and vision, 401(k), basic/supplemental life and AD&D insurance, short- and long-term disability insurance, health and dependent care spending accounts, transportation benefits, employee assistance program, paid sick leave, and up to 6 paid holidays per year. All benefits are subject to elections, eligibility requirements, plan and program terms. Benefits offerings will be confirmed at the time of offer by the employing agency, and may differ depending on the employing agency partner.


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