Cheng Lin

Native Chinese Translator and Networker with Sales and Marketing Focus

Xiamen, China



What's the difference?

I’ve been translating (and proofreading) from English into Mandarin/Chinese (Simplified & Traditional) since 2004 and started to serve the oDesk community since 2009 when I got inspired by “The World Is Flat” and especially “The 4-hour Work Week". I’m a bachelor degree holder and have passed IELTS test, and also acquired nationally accredited diploma in English from China Education Bureau. I joined multinationals in 2004 and have worked with Americans and French since then. My time dealing with …


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Work History & Feedback

China sourcing expert

“Great job and good communication ! Thank you Cheng”
Fixed Price $83

Chinese Speaking Product Researcher with Good Eye for Detail Required

“Cheng went above and beyond, she did and outstanding job, I'm so happy with her work I'm looking to work with her on more long term projects.”
Fixed Price $150

Baidu Advertising

“Great job!”
Fixed Price $56

Chinese researcher

“Cheng performed the task as requested, in good time, and with good communication.”
Fixed Price $20

Data Collection

“This is the sixth job Cheng has done for me. Previously she has done English to Chinese translations for over a hundred web pages which has been flawless and delivered before the deadline. This assignment which was administrative work was also completely very quickly, it was submitted four days before deadline, and accurately. She even went ahead and did additional work that "she thought may be helpful" which actually was. Over and over again she impresses me and I am so fortunate to have found her. Of the thousands of "good" Odesk workers and dozens I have worked with, I feel Cheng Lin is one of the very best.”
Fixed Price $50

Translation - English to Chinese

“perfect. i am hiring her again right now.”
Fixed Price $144

Translating Site, from english to mandarin.

Job in progress

5 hrs @ $23.00/hr
Earned $104

English to Chinese Sentences

Job in progress

11 hrs @ $13.50/hr
Earned $144

Translator / Website community manager

Job in progress

20 hrs @ $11.11/hr
Earned $222

Traditional Chinese Translator/Researcher

Job in progress

32 hrs @ $8.89/hr
Earned $286
Tests Taken
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English To Mandarin Translation Skills Test


MS Excel 2000 Test


Management Skills Test


U.S. English Basic Skills Test


Upwork Readiness Test for Independent Contractors and Company Managers