Find freelancers. Lose those costly delays.

With 1.7 million freelancers, we'll match you with the perfect talent.

or, Register with Elance »

Robert B. | Elance
 
176985602337900
Last Sign-in: Apr 4, 2015

Robert B.

   United Kingdom
  |   Hertford, England

Overview

I have 12 years experience working within the field of localisation both as a Project Manager and a Software Engineer, and have extensive knowledge of the entire localisation process working with some of the most recognisable global brands. My more recent experience has been working as a Project Manager for a company that has amongst his portfolio of products the most popular search engine in the world.

Read More »

Skills (10)

Tested
Project Management
My Score
avg
Localisation
Localisation Software Engineering
Localisation Software Testing
Google Drive
Alchemy Catalyst

Employment

ELANCE-oDESK ENTERPRISE SERVICES
Localisation Project Manager
2012 - 2014
Project managed a pool of around 350 translators over 100 different locales, to ensure they delivered localisation projects on time and to budget for one of Elance-oDesk’s Tier 1 clients.
247 TALK LIMITED
VoIP Systems Engineer
2009 - 2011
Provisioned and monitored a VoIP system (VoIP Switch) to ensure all routes maintained the highest quality of service to our customers under all traffic conditions.
CANON
Localisation Software Engineer
2003 - 2009
Engineered the software localisation of printer, scanner and fax drivers from the receipt of LTKs (Localisation Tool Kits) to Golden Master CD release.
XEROX CORPORATION
Localisation Project Manager
2001 - 2002
Managed and planned software localisation projects. Interfaced with project and software developers and engineers in the UK and the East and West coast, USA. Emphasis on budget and schedule without...
XEROX EUROPE LTD
Software Engineer/Technical Project Manager
1999 - 2000
Engineered and managed the software localisation process. Emphasis on quality whilst working to budget and schedule. Interfaced with the customer regularly to determine and ensure software...

Education

University of Hertfordshire
Postgraduate Diploma Computer Science
1998 - 1999
University of Hertfordshire
BA (Hons.) Social Sciences – Upper Second Class
1993 - 1997
Overview  |  Job History  |  Resume/C.V.

Keywords

My Snapshot
All Categories
Elance Level
Level represents activity and experience on Elance. Freelancers start at Level 1 and achieve higher levels through their work. A higher "Level" indicates greater earnings, ratings and other achievements on Elance. Learn More »
  • 12 months
  • Lifetime
Jobs
0
0
0
Total
Milestones
Hours
Reviews
Recommend
Clients
Total
Repeat
Earnings
Total
Per Client
Identity
Username
Robert_Barrasso
Type
Individual
Member Since
November 2014
Elance URL
Verifications
0
Robert B. | Elance

Robert B.