21 May 2019 || 16:57
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  • Degree course in translation at the University of Leipzig, graduated in November 2000
    Main subjects: English and French
    Subsidiary subjects: Business Studies and IT
    Diploma thesis: Mass storage for PCs – a study of German and English terminology
    Whilst in higher education:
    - Two terms abroad at Dublin City University in Ireland
    - Two-month work placement at the translation agency RAPTRAD in France
    - Nine-month work placement in the terminology department, DIN-TERMKONZEPT of DIN (German Institute for             Standardisation) in Berlin
  • Initial experience as a freelance translator directly after completing my studies
  • Project manager with translation and proofreading duties at Wrox Press Ltd, a publisher of books for computer programmers in Birmingham, England from May to November 2001
  • Translator at the translation company SAM Engineering GmbH in Muehltal from January 2002 to August 2004
  • Freelance translator since September 2004

My areas of expertise

  • Computer hardware and software
  • Automotive engineering (including agricultural and construction machinery)
  • Electrical equipment and domestic appliances
  • Consumer electronics
  • Measurement and control systems
  • Handicrafts and needlework

I work with the following software:

- Operating system:                Windows 7
- Office programs:                  Microsoft Office 2010
- Translation memory:             SDL Trados 2007, SDL Trados Studio 2009, SDL Trados Studio 2011
- Terminology management:    SDL MultiTerm 2009, SDL MultiTerm 2011
- Software localisation:            Alchemy CATALYST Translator/Lite Edition
- Quality assurance:                ErrorSpy 5.0


>> Please contact me by phone (+49 451 9695035) or e-mail about translating your documents into German. I will be happy to advise you.

Also, why not take a further look at my website? For example in the References section you will find comments from my customers and a list of my published translations.