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Laura O.

Laura O.

Japanese to English Translation | Copywriting | Editing | Subtitling

Australia - Tests: 1

We all know there is more to a good translation than simply finding the right word in the dictionary. A good translation is not only accurate, but grasps the nuances of the source language to convey the true meaning of the text. Let me help you share your voice. I hold a Bachelor of Asian Studies majoring in Advanced Japanese and have 5 years of experience as a Japanese to English translator. I attended high school and university in Tokyo, Japan. I specialise in translating complex and creative texts, such as documentaries, radio plays, technical writing, and marketing communications. I have experience working in Japanese corporations and can translate all types of business correspondence, including company policies, memos and Board meeting minutes. I am a native English speaker and work confidently in either British or American English. I pride myself on crafting exceptional parallel copy in English targeting U.S., U.K, and/or Australian audiences. Please don't hesitate to contact me with any questions.

$27.00 /hr
104 hours

Rieko Umeyama

Rieko Umeyama

Japanese Translation

Japan - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 1

I am currently living in Japan and working part time as a translator/an interpreter in yoga industry. My duties include; -To interpret international yoga teachers in their teacher training course, classes, and work shop. -To translate web contents of yoga school and yoga manual. Apart from this part time job, I am working as a freelance translator and have experiences with web contents, contract, job advertisement, articles in magazine, goods description, and so on. I lived in Australia for 6 years from 2006 and worked for a trading company and doing; -Sales administration -Customer service at their trade show -Supervise warehouse I am very passionate about working with my language skill, punctual, and committed. I do my best to offer great job! Please feel free to ask any questions.

$16.67 /hr
70 hours

Fernando Barrocal

Fernando Barrocal

Software Architect, Project Manager and Web Systems Senior Developer

Brazil - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 5

I am looking for opportunities to work on areas of my expertise, which includes building internet systems since the planning to its deployment, going through server installation, researching the best technologies the system development, webpages layout and design , focusing on the client's needs. I have a strong background working with servers maintenance since 1998, in several areas, like network analisys and security, email , file, network and application servers as well web infrastructure like LAMP. My experience includes maintence and security of networks with firewalls, anti-virus and anti-spyware solutions. As Project Manager I am able to create web systems in several languages using different frameworks like Struts in Java, Zend, Zend 2 and CakePHP for PHP and .NET C#. I have a large experience in MVC Architectural Patterns, which, in synergy with my experience working on distributed projects, gives me experience needed to work along other developers and designers as needed. I am a highly organized developer and look forward to have a system tracking tasks and jobs that are needed to be done for long term works. Among all high level frameworks I use I have experience working with several other technologies like SOAP, REST, Payment Gateways, Boostraps (twitter, node) Feel free to contact me with any question.

100% Job Success
$45.00 /hr
3,751 hours

Peter Kelton

Peter Kelton


United States - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 4

I use my extensive experience of more than 50 years to help others. In the past three years I’ve ghost-written more than 1 million words, half fiction and half nonfiction. I currently write a national column for on Contemporary Literature. Google: "Peter Kelton Examiner National” – includes more than 450 articles on novels. My total 5-Star ratings for Upwork exceed 1,250 hours posted by more than 45 enthusiastic clients. Background includes news editor for a major metropolitan daily, senior adviser for corporate public relations at one of the world's largest companies, and guest lecturer at a major university. As a creative writer, two published novels, "Splat!" and "A Light in Polanco," both available from Barnes & Noble, Amazon, and similar sellers; reviews available on Amazon and Barnes & Noble. Below just click on the book cover image to see more. Note: The single exception to my 5-Star ratings came from a flaky disgruntled Chinese Yogini from Hong Kong rapaciously enamored of her self-love; told her to find some other writer.

97% Job Success
$27.78 /hr
1,300 hours

Saffron W.

Saffron W.

Creative Graphic Designer

United Kingdom - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 234

I've always been passionate about the creative arts & tried to turn my hand to as many different projects & sectors as I can. I believe all experience is good experience & having such a wide knowledge of many areas makes me easily adaptable to any project. I have plenty of experience with design, from visual merchandising, interior design to branding, graphic & print design. I currently work on PC's, but have worked on Mac's in the past. I have several years' experience in branding & marketing, from company stationary to using blogs & social networking. I also have experience in event and exhibition stand design, licensed products & merchandising. I often get a lot of work through word of mouth & my ever growing portfolio. Program Experience: Photoshop CS6, InDesign CS6, Illustrator CS6, Wordpress, Microsoft Office/Windows (Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint), basic knowledge in Quark Express, Html, Dreamweaver, Premiere & Google SketchUp.

100% Job Success
$26.00 /hr
1,380 hours

Emil Reimer Nilsson

Emil Reimer Nilsson

Translator: English-Swedish-Japanese-German-Mandarin Chinese

Japan - Tests: 5

Good day to you, future employer! I'm a native speaker of both Swedish and English – I grew up speaking both languages. I am very eloquent and friendly, and I take all jobs seriously. I manage my time very well, which is why I will always have all the work done by each and every deadline. – Education: ・Waseda University, Tokyo – Master; Creative Writing and Criticism, 2014 ・DID Deutsch-Institute, Berlin – German Language Course, 2013-2014 ・Peking University, Beijing – Exchange Program, 2011-2012 ・Waseda University, Tokyo – Bachelor; International Liberal Studies, 2009-2013 – Core Skills: ・Excellent verbal- and written communication skills ・Absolute fluency in Swedish, English, Japanese, German and Chinese – Achievements: ・Japanese Language Proficiency Test, Level 1 – December, 2009 ・German as a Foreign Language, Level C2 – February, 2014 – Experience: ・Interpreter/Translator, Waseda University – 2009-2013 ・8 years in Japan; attended Waseda University ・1 year in China; attended Peking University ・Half a year in Germany; acquired the C2-level proficiency diploma

95% Job Success
$35.00 /hr
519 hours

Bruno Cantuaria

Bruno Cantuaria

Expert WordPress Developer

Brazil - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 5

Looking for someone reliable, fast, experienced and professional to create a theme or plugin for WordPress? You're at the right profile! With 6 years of experience developing for WordPress, 99% of Job Success on Upwork and more than 100 happy clients around the globe, I'm more than confident to say: I CAN DO your job and you will LOVE it! If you have an outstanding design in PSD/PNG/AI or other file, give it to me and I'll delivery a theme with plenty of functionalities, simple and fully editable, responsive for tablets and mobiles (even if you don't have a specific design for it!), ready for multi-language, super fast, well coded and easily upgradeable. Don't believe me? Then check, or Now, if you need an advanced functionality created for your site through a plugin, I can create it for you, for your clients or for the public repository. Either if you need to integrate your site with a custom API or if you want a custom Ajax function, maybe change a default behavior of WordPress or even if you want to ease a task flow that you already do often, then come to me. Want to see a single, but yet great, project that proves all of the above? Then check Discover why agencies like Studio Hyperset, Focusnetworks, Brightspire and others, are hiring me to their WordPress related jobs!

Groups: Bluehost Developers and Designers

98% Job Success
$59.90 /hr
353 hours

Alfred M.

Alfred M.

Creative Storyteller, Expert Presentation Consultant, Pitch Decks

United States - Tests: 10 - Portfolio: 4

*NOTICE: It's come to my attention that my profile, and possibly more of my intellectual property and that of other contractors, has been plagiarized both on eLance & oDesk. It's important for both clients and contractors alike to be aware of such nefarious individuals and IP theft. With this in mind, please contact me to view my full portfolio" *Requests for unpaid spec work, "trials", etc. will be ignored* Native English speaker, born & raised in the USA with 10+ years of experience in project management, graphic design, business development, and marketing communications. I work only with the best oDesk clients and provide top-quality results to match. I'm more than just a graphic designer -- I have a keen understanding of business plans, operations, & marketing objectives. I have a business degree from one of the top schools in America and have spent a long time honing both my business and design skills. In addition, I've spent more than half a decade living & working abroad. I maintain an active location-independent practice and I'm comfortable collaborating with clients from all over the world. Bottom line: I produce clean, engaging, and compelling pieces designed for conversion and to add high value to your business. I work with startups (from high tech to high fashion), corporations, consultants, legal & medical professionals, and small business owners on a variety of presentation design projects. I always take a collaborative approach with each client, working closely with you to understand your specific project needs and to make sure I capture your vision as effectively as possible. Before we start a project, I always like to have an initial consultation to find out about you, your business, and your project as well as to tell you about myself and my working style. A good project is the result of a good partnership, so I choose my clients very carefully and always strive for the best results. Here's an overview of my skill set and expertise: Presentation and Pitch Deck Design - I create custom pitch decks and branded presentations for startups, consultants, business professionals and corporations. My speciality is minimal, flat design in the style of modern UI/UX interfaces, however I have a wide range of designs and can work with you to find your best themes. - Themes and Templates: Presentation theme design and custom master templates. - Screen Mock-Ups: I can layer imagery for your app or product into any number of conventional hardware models, such as iPhone 5, iPad, etc. - Custom Images: Creating custom graphics, icons, and other images to include in your pitch deck and enhance your presentation. - Custom Infographics: Using a combination of text, images, and expert styling, I can create smart infographics to help visualize your data and other highly technical subject matter. - I prefer to design on Powerpoint and PDF, but am well versed in other platforms such as Prezi, Keynote, Slideshare. In addition, I have a wide array of computer application proficiency, such as: * MS Office Suite including: - Premium Powerpoint Design. Professional branding and deck development including custom animations - Advanced Excel functions including pivot tables, visual basic, and custom formulas * Google Docs & Forms * Adobe Photoshop * Adobe InDesign * Omnigraffle * Axure RP * Project management through the cloud: Dropbox, Google Drive, Copy, Box, etc. Multimedia and Web Technologies Experience (with regards to presentations): * Wordpress (Knowledge of wordpress themes and structure for images, slideshows, and related graphic elements) * Mailchimp (Design of templates and images) * Social Media Management (Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, Google+, etc. including management applications such as Hootsuite) * Wufoo and related form creation platforms * HTML & CSS proficient * Prezi, Slideshare, Keynote & Powerpoint * Deck.JS and HTML presentation applications. I am a diligent and trustworthy professional and provide premium services to enhance the value of your business. I look forward to your inquiry!

97% Job Success
$90.00 /hr
346 hours

Sergio G.

Sergio G. Agency Contractor

Spanish Certified Translator for Start-ups and SMEs

Finland - Tests: 11 - Portfolio: 7

I provide translation and localization services to technology and design start-ups and SMEs to help them enter the Spanish market while increasing their sales and growing their business. My ten-year experience as a language services provider is an invaluable asset to any start-up or SME looking to expand into the Spanish-speaking market, accelerate product adoption, successfully establish meaningful contact with their clients in Spain or Latin America, and accurately communicate with their Spanish in-country team. As an expert translation and localization professional specialized in marketing translation (websites, landing pages, brochures), technical translation (manuals, IFUs, user guides, technical documentation), and software localization (apps, UIs, help files), I help companies succeed in the Spanish-speaking market by offering them a client-tailored, needs-focused service. My clients value my unmatched experience, as well as my commitment to quality, and remain loyal because I deliver what I promise and simplify the complicated process of entering the Spanish market.

Groups: Article Samurai, Certified Translation Professionals...

Associated with: Translations Lisko

100% Job Success
$45.00 /hr
1,488 hours

André Ueckert

André Ueckert Agency Contractor

Certified English to German E-commerce Translator

Germany - Tests: 16 - Portfolio: 27

As a native German and certified E-commerce translator, I can translate everything to your utmost satisfaction dead on time. I make sure to provide spot-on and accurate translations which will definitely meet your high expectations. I am the official German translator for: Englishtown VoiceBunny Siemens 101Domain AlwaysOnVacation Apowersoft ... In the past, I have translated everything from webshops including product descriptions, subtitles for US series, historical World War II documents, e-books, financial documents, e-learning courses, marketing campaigns, IT articles, CVs, explicit contents, short stories, apps, to academical articles and even browser games, hypnosis sessions or manuals for 3D glasses. There is nothing I could not translate - be it a complete website or individual documents. However, please make sure to provide enough context as to enable me to return an accurate and spot-on translation. I am online from 10AM to 10PM CET (UTC+1). Cont(r)act me now and get your things done!

Associated with: Zeal, Global translators

98% Job Success
$25.78 /hr
612 hours