Country Specialist Poland // KAYAK

August 10, 2017
We are looking for a 1-year maternity cover for our Polish Localization Specialist, starting as soon as possible. You would maintain our Polish products for both localization and linguistic QA as well as creating PR and brand marketing content.


  • Localizing new copy from English into Polish with an eye to the KAYAK brand
  • Working together with the Localization Team to improve and iterate language, terminology, and style
  • Testing your local website following a test plan:
  • Identifying and reporting layout and functionality bugs using the JIRA bug reporting system
  • Identifying and fixing text based bugs using an in-house translation software platform
  • Working together with the regional manager, providing assistance and information on the Polish market
  • Assisting the Consumer Team in answering Polish consumer feedback
  • Creating and/or proofreading press releases, blog content, and social media copy
  • Monitoring and interacting on the polish Social Media platforms

Required Skills

  • You must be based in Berlin and permitted to work in Germany
  • Native speaker – with excellent knowledge of the English language
  • Higher education in a relevant field (linguistics, philology, intercultural communication, editing, translation or similar)
  • Demonstrated translation, localization or copywriting/editing experience
  • QA/testing experience
  • Web and mobile app literacy
  • SEO/social media/content development experience a plus
  • Experience with consumer feedback a plus
  • Enjoys working with a variety of tasks, and capable of managing workflow, information, and processes between different teams and stakeholders
  • Able to work alone, and play nice with others

Benefits and Perks

  • 6 weeks paid vacation
  • 3 year anniversary travel bonus
  • Day off on your birthday
  • Generous retirement plans
  • Free lunch catering 3 days per week
  • Public transportation subsidies
  • Free German classes
  • Free Yoga classes
  • Free massages
  • No stupid meetings
  • Drinks, coffee, snacks, games etc.
  • Regular team events/excursions
  • Flexible hours


KAYAK is the world’s leading travel search engine. KAYAK searches other travel sites and shows travelers the information they need to find the right flights, hotels, rental cars and vacation packages. The company’s website and apps also offer tools to help travelers plan and manage their trip, including price alerts, price forecasts and free itinerary management. KAYAK is available in over 40 international sites and 20 languages. Each year, we process 1.5 billion queries for travel information, and our free mobile app has been downloaded over 40 million times. KAYAK is an independently managed subsidiary of The Priceline Group.

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