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Ivan Alejandro Barrera Juarez

Ivan Alejandro Barrera Juarez

Web and Java Developer also Spanish Translator

Mexico - Tests: 3

Working first as an IT support, gained experience on Web design & development with HTML and PHP, database design, development and administration using MySQL. Have experience in Java OOP to develop many kinds of aplications (administrative, science, financial, entertainment), also I became half time OOP university teacher in this programming language. Participate in Android app's development workshops and willing to master this platform. Good experience in Microsoft Office Professional Suite (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Access). Good level of English speaking and writting, able to translate from Spanish to English and viceversa. Each project being developed, there is a formal and unique commitment to achieve our customers satisfaction.

$22.22 /hr
0 hours

Rodrigo Mansueli Nunes

Rodrigo Mansueli Nunes


Brazil - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 7

I am a senior Computer Engineering Student at the Federal Technological University of Paraná with a conjoint degree at University of Alberta (2014/2015). This conjoint degree was scholarship and the Brazilian Federal Government awarded it due to mine academic record. I also lived in Denmark in 2008 as part of the Rotary Youth Exchange Program where I learned Danish well enough to understand even Norwegian. I have used this website during this time as a complimentary mean of supporting myself through these university experiences. Over the past few years, I worked on Upwork (started when it was still oDesk) in many and different positions mostly as a consultant. My primary work types were to translate; to proofread and to research issues related to Brazil or that involved my language somehow i.e proofreading software localization. I did also work as a graphic designer although the designer jobs were a minor part of my experience here. I am able to work within the following language pairs: From/To English/ Portuguese Danish/Portuguese Spanish/Portuguese Portuguese/English I am a tech savvy, as you one would imagine based on my degree. This nature makes me a very flexible freelancer to work with and around technologies and pick up quickly almost anything IT related. Any kind of media or service is fine for me.

Groups: Article Samurai

$14.00 /hr
465 hours

Sujin Lim

Sujin Lim

Native Korean translator with exceptional grammar


A professional Korean/English translator and interpreter with exceptional grammar skills from teaching both Korean literature and English. A member of the Society of Translators and Interpreters of British Columbia. A fast, detail-oriented and reliable translator with accurate results. Working to build long term business relationships.

$25.00 /hr
20 hours

Abdirahim Ismail Shiekh

Abdirahim Ismail Shiekh

Somali Translator

United Arab Emirates - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 1

I am a professional Somali to English - English to Somali translator, and I also know some of the script languages, like HTML and PHP, so I can translator websites with PHP and HTML codes too.

Groups: Certified Translation Professionals

100% Job Success
$33.33 /hr
51 hours

Raymond Wilke

Raymond Wilke

Certified Assitant Office Manager and Trainer

Morocco - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 3

I'm a German native Assistant Manager of Office Communication, government certified so my skill proof you can only see in my Profile. I translate for more than 5 years texts in English French and German. My translations appear as published by native speakers. This I can allow myself to say, from experience, not only for years of translation work (on this Provider been a work). But also by long years abroad and thus daily contact use. The translation will be returned then in Word and PDF format and can be used as OpenOffice format upon request and without extras cost You can invite me also for bookkeeping (i can work on "Taxpool" program (German) compatible to all German Tax - Programs and or excel works; "I'll you open up new worlds with my pen !!! Good Book & copywriters are like terrorists, they kidnap people in there world. The ransom they get from the victims even in advance.

$8.00 /hr
768 hours

Matthew Zade

Matthew Zade Agency Contractor

German-English-French & Spanish translators

Germany - Portfolio: 4

My Wife: Mother Tongue English, Spanish & French (Canadian) Myself: Mother Tongue German & English (German) The last 10 years of experience as a graduate and postgraduate Translator/Writer, helped us to Translate and Write over a vast number of books and sharpened our knowledge and grasp in the language. These wonderful works of literature coaxed out our creative skills in writing. We can write apt and flabbergasting contents with total dedication and honesty. We can optimize the translated content for internet marketing purposes. To make the content SEO optimized, your targeted keywords will be placed within the paragraph as well as throughout the content in a very natural and conversational tone. We have been Translating, Proofreading, SEO Copy Writing, Copy editing on a wide variety of topics ranging from automotive topics to web design and everything in between. Sample companies: Inserts & Rods -, Food Industry -, Brakes & Couplings -, Facility Management -, Gear boxes and mining -, Big and small sized Furnaces -, Locks and security -, Financial Services - and many more. Industry: Business, Medical, Health, Engineering, Finance, Technical, Production, Legal, Food Industry and many more.

Associated with: My Wife & I

77% Job Success
$20.00 /hr
0 hours

Elena V.

Elena V.

English/Russian/Turkish translator; Transcription; PA; Research

Turkey - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 5

/LANGUAGE SERVICES - more than just a translation - ENGLISH, RUSSIAN, TURKISH/ I've graduated from two high schools, in Russia and in the US (as a FLEX grantee), both with the highest GPA's, as well as my BA in Economics. I have 5 years of experience as a translator, including simultaneous interpretation (Rus-Eng, Eng-Rus). I live abroad, had been a TEFL teacher for over 2 years (now studying archaeology) and English is my primary language. Accurate, authentic translations guaranteed! My field of expertise: - MARKETING materials: ads, brochures, slogans, articles; - TECHNICAL descriptions: user manuals, product presentations, quality control; - BUSINESS documents: correspondence, service contracts, customs documents; - EDUCATIONAL materials: children's book 'Finance for Kidz', simultaneous interpretation at seminars and workshops; - SCRIPTS: Russian animated movie 'Masyanya', documentary movie presentation. - Simultaneous interpretation. Turkish translation is being done by my team member, a native Turkish speaker educated and living in the US (BA in Cinema).

Groups: oTranslators

100% Job Success
$20.00 /hr
6,822 hours

Serghei Babaraica

Serghei Babaraica

Translator / Article Writer / Transcriber

Moldova - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 4

I have over 12 years of experience in translation and interpreting behind my belt from Russian into English and vice versa, and I have also picked up the skills of article writer and transcriber alog the way. Majored in English language and literature. Work well under pressure and in international environment as I've worked with people of various nationalities (British, Irish, American, Dutch) as well as people in various fields. Provided translation for various fields, such as sport, religion, business, business, history, medical and technical. So far I have translated 4 full-fledged books. I also possess writing skills, as I've written numerous essays, short stories and poems. Have written articles for various websites and magazines. I'm hoping to broaden my horizons here at oDesk and acquire certain skills that will benefit me in the future, as well as benefit my employers.

100% Job Success
$11.11 /hr
7,646 hours