LINGUIST List 32.2761

Fri Aug 27 2021

Jobs: Japanese; Language Acquisition: Japanese Language Content Creator, Hyperthought Games

Editor for this issue: Lauren Perkins <>

Date: 27-Aug-2021
From: Hannah Wright <>
Subject: Japanese; Language Acquisition: Japanese Language Content Creator, Hyperthought Games, Remote
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University or Organization: Hyperthought Games
Web Address:
Job Title: Japanese Language Content Creator

Job Rank: Consultant

Specialty Areas: Language Acquisition

Required Language(s): Japanese (jpn)


This position has been filled.

Lingo Legend is an upcoming mobile game for language learners designed to maximize your engagement while you practice. To do this, we've integrated high quality language content into a real video game so that you will look forward to practicing even when the learning journey gets tough.

We are looking for a Japanese Language Content Creator to aid in the development of the Japanese language flashcards. In this role, you will work with our team to design language flashcards ideal for beginner language learners to familiarize themselves with vocabulary and phrases as well as introductory grammatical concepts.

You will:
- Evaluate the existing flashcards for the Japanese language, assess the effectiveness, quality, and order of concepts with the intent of optimizing for learner understanding, retention, and engagement
- Create new language flashcard content using grammatical concepts, and themes relevant to Japanese language learners
- Ensure quality translations for all flashcards both existing and newly developed
- Create short descriptions that will aid the learner in understanding the concept being introduced with each grouping of flashcards

You have:
- Master’s degree or PhD in second language acquisition or specifically in Japanese language studies
- Previous experience teaching Japanese to beginners
- Creativity to apply your experience to a unique learning situation
- Able to work effectively independently

To apply please contact Hannah Wright at the email listed below, and to learn more about our product please visit

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)

Email Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Hannah Wright

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