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Japanese to English Translation Upwork freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.90.

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  1. Mica A.

    Mica A.

    Native Japanese, Professional Japanese Translation, Fluent in English

    United States - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 4

    **Native Japanese Speaker born and raised in Japan, living in USA since 1997. **Quality Freelance, English-Japanese, Japanese-English translator. Fast quality service, flexible fee. Specialized in Translation for: Web sites, Computer graphics, Video game localization, Business, Real estate, Fashion, etc. **Specialized in Video Game Localization: Runemals <by JanduSoft > iOS/Android game Pixelite <by The Angry Kraken> Android game (RPG adventure simulation game) iOS/Android game ... on going project Final Fantasy 9 <by SQUARE> Parasite Eve <by SQUARE> The Adventure of Hippo <by EigoMedia> **Web site Localization: Geocoding, Business consulting, PBX, Real estate, Travel, Fashion, Spa, Self-realization, Meditation, Dance, etc. **Bilingual, fluent in speaking and writing Japanese and English. I provide natural sounding Japanese translation so that your product will be easily accepted by Japanese customers. **Special Skills: Worked as a 2D Graphic designer; Graphic/Web design experience using Photoshop, Illustrator, QuarkXPress, Dreamweaver. Studied at University of Hawaii at Hilo. (Majored in speech and communication) and Translation Academy in Tokyo Japan. **Translation for: -Computer graphics -Video game localization -Various Web sites -Technical/programming -Business documentation -Hardware/Software manuals -Real estate -Travel -Magazines/Books **Reviews: Mica provides more than just translation services. She is thoughtful and instructive, providing insight. Translations aren't always literal or easily made. Differences in cultures often make this difficult at times. Mica will tell you if a literal translation is awkward or undesirable; then offer a better way. She therefore offers clients a valuable and additional service. In the end, I realized that a literal translation would be embarrassing. Mica took time to evaluate the intent and provide a translation that is at the heart of the matter. This makes her an outstanding translator. Richard

    $19.00 /hr
    10 hours
    5.00
  2. Yukari T.

    Yukari T.

    Japanese Native JP-ENG Translator with experience in IT/SEO writer

    Germany - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 3

    I am a well-established Japanese-English/English-Japanese translator based in Germany. I have over 3 years of experience in professional translation and 2 years working for various NGO as a volunteer translator. In addition to my pursuit of a career in translation, I have also worked in the field of IT for over 5 years. As I have spent 7 years in Canada and gained professional experience in North America and Japan, I am confident in writing and speaking business level Japanese and English. I am very familiar with Japanese and North American culture, work ethics, as well as differences in these two cultures.

    $34.00 /hr
    49 hours
    5.00
  3. Mari Suzuki

    Mari Suzuki

    Japanese, English, Spanish, Translator, Customer Support, VA/PA

    Japan - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 3

    I'm a native Japanese freelance Translator, PA/Virtual Assistant and Transcriptionist and I have studied and lived in USA, UK, Australia, Spain and Portugal. I provide translation, research, PA and customer service in any combination of the languages below: - Japanese; - English; - Spanish; - Portuguese; I have provided online assistance for a few years now to a wide range or companies, industries and C-Level Management, and I praise for excellence and top rating in my services. Some PA/Administrative services that I provide: - Appointment Setting; - Blogging; - Bookings; - Data Entry; - Editing/Proofreading; - Email Management; - Excellent Skills using Mac OSX, MS Office Suite, including Word, Excel, Outlook, Access, PP; - Excellent telephone skills; - Letter Writing; - Language Teaching; - Online Research; - Social Media Content Writing; - Social Media Expertise - Facebook, Twitter, Tumbler, Instagram, Pinterest, etc; - Social Media Marketing; - Travel Arrangements; - Virtual Filing and File Maintenance; - Website Management; Bookkeeping Services: - Accounts Payable; - Accounts Receivable; - Payroll; - Quickbooks; My translation and teaching experience includes: - Anime Video Clips; - Business (Government Related, Representative, HR, Invitations, Conference Notes, Emails, Proposal); - Business Letters/Contracts/E-mails/Surveys; - Education ; - Fashion, Cosmetic; - Feature Film and Video Subtitles; - Games (In-Game Text/Debugging Reports); - Insurance (Health, Life, Auto); - iOS/Android Applications; - IT; - Manga Comic Books; - Marketing (SEO); - Martial Arts; - Online News Articles; - Product Brochures/Catalogues/Manuals; - Real Estate ; - Science; - Travel, Leisure; - Voice-Over Script; Software / Tools: - SDL Trados Studio 2014, Qt Linguist, Poedit, Pootle Server, memoQ, Express Scribe; - MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio) ; I also have experience teaching English to young adults in private schools in Japan and abroad.

    $12.99 /hr
    662 hours
    4.97
  4. Kevin Cong

    Kevin Cong

    Multilanguage Translator

    Japan - Last active: 5 hours ago - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 2

    I am Indonesian studying computer science in Japan. While studying here, I am also working as freelance translator. I can translate document between english, japanese and indonesian language. I have good writing profiency in english and japanese.Until now, I have translated a lot of documents from a lot of japanese companies. Besides studying It and technologies, I am also studying economics, especially forex, stocks and bonds.

    $10.00 /hr
    177 hours
    5.00
  5. Ekaterina Bespyatova

    Ekaterina Bespyatova

    Multilingual Translator and Creative Writer

    United States - Last active: 23 days ago - Tests: 3

    I am a native Russian speaker with fluent Japanese and English proficiency and years of translating/interpreting experience in all three languages. I lived and worked in Tokyo from 2001 to 2007, acquiring most of my Japanese skills in working environment (in academic and business settings). I hold a JLPT Level 1 certification. Since 2007 I have been residing in English speaking countries. I have polished my English skills at college and at the workplace, and now I am a fluent and confident English speaker with good writing skills.

    $11.11 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00
  6. Edilberto I.

    Edilberto I.

    Web designer and Japanese-English translator

    Japan - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 1

    I utilize the latest trends in web development like HTML5, Bootstrap from twitter for responsive web design and Content Management System, I've been developing websites for start-up companies in Japan for over six years which involve translating contents from Japanese to English and vice versa. I have exprience in creating and using database in MYSQL, interactive website using javascript and dynamic website using php. I'm proficient in English, Filipino and Japanese.

    $25.00 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00
  7. Rachelle E.

    Rachelle E.

    Data Entry Expert | Researcher | Writer | Japanese Translator

    Philippines - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 4

    I work for a multinational company that provides various data (including macroeconomic and financial data) to clients globally. I have 9 years experience as a research/content analyst and have handled different markets such as Japan, Australia, Philippines, Sri Lanka and Pakistan. I am very experienced in research, data gathering/data mining and have intermediate to advanced MS Excel and MS Access skills. I have also dabbled a bit with VBA and other automation tools that we use in our day-to-day tasks. I studied in Japan for a year as an exchange student and have taken up Bachelor of Arts in Linguistics, specializing in the Japanese language. I also have a Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT) Level 2 certificate. In my current job, I have experience translating from Japanese to English and English to Japanese, especially when we had our products localized for our Japanese clients. Part of my job includes contacting various national sources such as Bank of Japan, Japan Cabinet Office, etc., to inquire about the data and information they publish. In my free time, I am working as a freelance writer at EssaysPH, but I have years of experience in writing, editing and producing newsletters in my current full-time job. At the moment, I am also involved in managing and producing an internal webpage, which involves administration work, writing articles, general page maintenance, among others. I am a fast learner and can work efficiently even under pressure.

    $8.00 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00
  8. Justin S Ross

    Justin S Ross

    Creative and Quality Content and Translation

    Germany - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 12 - Portfolio: 7

    I am an experienced translator with a thorough and swift process that ensures completion with complete satisfaction. I hold degrees from two top universities (Yale University and the University of London). I spent three years living and working in Tokyo while attending the University of Tokyo. I also have experience with copywriting for digital environments (multiplatform) at the largest digital strategy agency in Europe. Digital Strategy Experience at LBi UK Joined the creative team at LBi UK, a leading digital strategy and advertising agency, to assist in brainstorming, storyboarding, and production for a number of internal identity briefs. Consulted on digital strategy for clients in the fields of retail and fashion. Translation Experience at GAP Translation Translation work from Japanese to English Focus on Interior Design and Fashion Completed projects include two books describing in detail the home and interiors trade shows Formex and Maison + Objet in 2011

    $16.67 /hr
    0 hours
    4.99
  9. Hannah Vassallo

    Hannah Vassallo

    Japanese Translator and PR writer

    United Kingdom - Last active: 6 days ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 2

    Last summer I graduated from the University of Cambridge with a first in Japanese Studies, and since then I have been working at Cross Media Ltd. performing various roles including: press liaison; writing promotional articles for use on the company webpage and social media; and translating/interpreting from Japanese to English. I lived and studied in Kyoto, Japan for one year as part of my undergraduate degree, during which time I passed the JLPT level 1 examination. I have considerable experience in translating a wide range of Japanese texts - from fiction to political writings and academic articles.

    $16.67 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00
  10. Saori West

    Saori West

    Japanese English Translation

    United States - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 1

    Native Japanese - fluent in English. Completed my BS at Oregon State University. I have professional experience in the steel field, working at a major Japanese trading company for 2 years prior to moving to the US. I have full understanding of Japanese business customs with experience in sales, translation, elite swimming, and teaching English to youth in Japan. As a Christian I also have an understanding of biblical concepts and language.

    $30.00 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00