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Michael W. | Elance
 
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Michael W.

Certified Translator (MA) and Proofreader
   Germany
  |   Hollfeld, Bayern
  |  7:44 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $35

Certified native German translator and proofreader with a Master's degree in Translation Studies, vast expertise and satisfied clients ranging from individuals to major companies.

Over the last 7 years in business, I have realized a variety of translation and proofreading projects in different fields of specialization, always meeting my clients' individual needs and the highest possible quality standards. I provide fast, accurate and well-reading translations from English and Spanish into German. True professionalism and fast turnaround...

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Feb 2, 2015|German <-> English Translation|Private|Completed
Jan 9, 2015|German <-> English Translation|Private|Completed
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Oct 9, 2014|German <-> English Translation|Private|Completed
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Jul 19, 2014|German <-> English Translation|Private|Completed

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Portfolio

Translated a course booklet for dental technologists about dental photography, 8792 words
Translated Amazon Titles & Descriptions of Polaroid Accessories
http://www.amazon.de/Polaroid-Wasserdichte-Sto%C3%9Ffeste-Schutzh%C3%BClle-Lifestyle/dp/B00NXK3FZ6/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&amp;amp;qid=1413713007&amp;amp;sr=8-1&amp;amp;keywords=Polaroid+Wasserdichte+Sto%C3%9Ffeste+Schutzh%C3%BClle+Case+f%C3%BCr+Polaroid+CUBE+HD+Action+Lifestyle+Camera+%E2%80%93+Passt+f%C3%BCr+alle+Stative+der+CUBE+Serie
1700 words, translation for information purposes
900 words, Aviso Legal, Condiciones de Uso, Política de Privacidad of a Spanish Website.
I translated two commentaries by Bjorn Lomborg (author of "The Skeptical...
I translated an article by Bjorn Lomborg (author of "The Skeptical...
http://derstandard.at/1375625726518/Rettung-durch-billige-Energie-die-jeder-haben-will
I translated a commentary by Bjorn Lomborg (author of "The Skeptical...
I translated a commentary by Bjorn Lomborg (author of "The Skeptical...
http://m.theeuropean.de/bjoern-lomborg/8253-klimapolitik-deutschlands-irrweg-energiewende
I translated various articles from the Colombian magazine La Semana for the German...
I translated a Patient Brochure about Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis for Transgenomic,...
I am one of the exclusive translators/proofreaders of the online learning platform...
http://www.udemy.com
I translated various articles and projects for apple.
http://www.apple.com
I translated parts of the LinkedIn Recruiter project.
http://www.linkedin.com
I translated subtitles for Beyond Words DVD (video seminar about dating & body...
http://www.beyondwordsdvd.com/
I translated a considerable amount of tender documents for the Spanish airport operator...
http://www.aena.es

Skills (6)

Tested
Translation English German
English To German Translation Skills Test
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German
Spanish to German Translation
Proofreading
Spanish
Localization

Service Description

Translation & Proofreading services
from English into German
from Spanish into German

I specialize in:
- Medical (general, dental, ultrasound, patient brochures)
- Legal (contracts, documents, terms and conditions, privacy policy)
- Technical texts (general, manuals, energy)
- Marketing (webshops, websites, applications, advertisement, brochures)
- Health/Psychology
- Tourism
- Scientific/Academic
- Politics
- General

IT Skills: MS Office 2010, SDL Trados Studio 2009, Virtaal, poedit, Across, PHP/HTML, Adobe Photoshop

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Employment

Intercultural Elements GmbH
Translator
2013 - 2013
Translated automotive-related webshop (English-German).
nextOrder eBusiness GmbH
Translator
2011 - 2012
Worked as a translator (EN>DE, DE>EN) and customer service representative for a German jigsaw puzzle and calendar online retailer.
HBS Consulting GmbH
Medical Translator, Interviewer & Transcriptionist
2007 - 2010
Worked as an in-house freelance translator, interviewer and transcriptionist (ES, EN, DE). Realized and transcribed Healthcare-related telephone interviews with physicians, pharmacists and nurses...

Education

University of Leipzig
Master's Degree in Translation Studies
2009 - 2012
Universidad de Granada, Spain
Period of study abroad
2008 - 2009
University of Leipzig
Bachelor's Degree in Translation Studies
2006 - 2009

Keywords

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translator
translate
proofreading
proofreader
german
deutsch
english
spanish
terminology
subtitles
subtitling
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