English-Russian/Russian-English translator with 16+ years of experience in software marketing. Residing in California.
Available, 6 hours/day. Capacity: 400-1200 words/day depending on the complexity of translation.
- English > Russian
Translation, editing and proofreading, transcription, software, and website localization.
- Russian > English
Translation, transcription, software and website localization.
- German > Russian
Translation, software, and website localization.
- IT, Software, Internet
- Mobile Apps, Video Games
- Media, Marketing
- Social Sciences, Design
- Fiction, Creative Translation
- Web publishing
- Project management
The rates are not fixed and depend on a number of factors. Let’s discuss.
- Russian: native
- English: fluent
- German: intermediate
- Spanish: basic
- Chinese: basic
Novosibirsk State University, Russia, 2000 – 2006
Bachelor in Linguistics. Thesis: Methods of translating Dostoevsky’s culture specific vocabulary into English.
University of Georgia, Athens, GA, 2002 – 2003
Scholarship of the George Soros Foundation. Focused on Advertising and Public Relations.
Freelance translator, 2019-Present
The biggest project is translating Ulysses by James Joyce into Russian.
Mobile Games Marketing and Product Manager, 2014-2018
Launching campaigns and products in a highly competitive environment.
- Creating descriptions in English and Russian
- Localizing games in English and Russian
- Writing press releases
- Creating social marketing posts
- Product management
IT Sales and Marketing Manager and Specialist, 2003 – 2014
As I performed a range of functions in multiple companies, my duties included:
- Writing and rewriting product descriptions in English
- Localizing software in Russian and English
- Copywriting for websites and marketing materials
- Translating company portfolios and websites into English
- Writing articles and press releases
- Developing of project documentation
- Proofreading of website copy
- Proofreading of contracts
- Creating ad copy and social marketing posts
- Communicating with business partners
- Customer support
- Project management
Being a pro in IT I am thoroughly versed in most software packages and can quickly grasp any new software.
- macOS, Windows
- Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Acrobat
- Microsoft Office, Open Office, Google Docs
- SQL Trados Studio
- Fluent in oral and written English
- Strong business writing and communication skills
- Strong technical skills
- Excellent organization and multitasking skills
- Detail- and results-oriented
- Versatile and creative
- I understand the importance of confidentiality