Lead, Language Management

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Languages are key to our mission of bringing the world closer together. The Meta family of apps is currently available in 100+ languages and we are adding many more. ~90% of people already use our products from outside of North America and we continue to expand internationally. Excited? Come join a great team and help us to think local and scale global! The Language Management team under Internationalization (i18n) at Meta is looking for an experienced team lead who can effectively support our team and adapt to our team growth. As Lead, Language Management, you will support a group of Localization Editors in the APAC region to enable and empower them to deliver the best linguistic experience on a variety of content, such as marketing, sales, comms or policy, in partnership with local and regional teams. Since we work closely with team members and stakeholders in different regions, it is very important that you are comfortable working with teams across different time zones and be willing to travel.
Lead, Language Management Responsibilities
  • Help APAC Localization Editors identify impactful partnerships through active engagement with cross-functional stakeholders.
  • Coach APAC Localization Editors in complex projects and help them navigate our dynamic work environment.
  • Guide APAC Localization Editors to understand their priorities and help them succeed in their role.
  • Identify, build and scale cross-functional work frameworks in partnership with key APAC regional and local stakeholder teams, as well as Central teams.
  • Help set team and individual goals and focus areas for Localization Editors by working with the team and leads from both Language Management and other partner teams.
  • Identify and solve challenges that affect localized language quality in APAC markets.
  • Contribute to strategic direction and planning across the broader Language Management function.
  • Help consolidate the localization team’s presence in the region.
  • Be an excellent, empathetic people manager that empowers a growing team to maximize their impact.
Minimum Qualifications
  • 3+ years of people management experience
  • 3+ years of experience in language quality management
  • 6+ years of experience in localization
  • Experience working with cross-functional teams, such as Marketing, PR, Comms, Policy and/or Content teams
  • Experience with localization platforms, file formats and CAT tools – such as SDL Trados Studio, Idiom WorldServer, or any similar in-house localization tools and platform that manages and/or automates the translation workflow
Preferred Qualifications
  • Knowledge of languages other than English
  • Familiarity with digital marketing
About Meta
Meta builds technologies that help people connect, find communities, and grow businesses. When Facebook launched in 2004, it changed the way people connect. Apps like Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp further empowered billions around the world. Now, Meta is moving beyond 2D screens toward immersive experiences like augmented and virtual reality to help build the next evolution in social technology. People who choose to build their careers by building with us at Meta help shape a future that will take us beyond what digital connection makes possible today—beyond the constraints of screens, the limits of distance, and even the rules of physics.
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