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Working languages:
English to Russian
English to Ukrainian
German to Russian
German to Ukrainian
Russian to English

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February 2016

Oksana Weiss
Medical, Legal & Financial EN, DE>RU, UK

Kharkiv, Kharkivs'ka Oblast', Ukraine
Local time: 19:13 EET (GMT+2)

Native in: Russian Native in Russian, Ukrainian Native in Ukrainian
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Oksana Weiss
+380 66 2334591
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English to Russian & English to Ukrainian volunteer translator
⚕Oksana Weiss is a Language Lead in
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Brief information

- >8 years as a freelance translator providing professional written translations from English and German to Russian and Ukrainian

- 10 years as an in-house translator working for multinational companies and NGOs (Gillette, DTZ, TACIS projects)

- 12 million words translated since 1996 mainly in the medical, legal and financial spheres

Language pairs: English-Ukrainian, English-Russian, German-Ukrainian, German-Russian

List of services: Translation, proofreading/editing, quality assurance/linguistic proofreading, project management

Main fields of translation: medical and life science (protocols of clinical studies, informed consent forms, investigator brochures, drug inserts and labels, medical records); psychology and behaviorism (treatment of autism, psycological, behavioral and pedagogical correction of autistic children); legal and patents (contracts, articles of associations, powers of attorney, court papers, licenses and patents, passports, certificates and other documents); financial and banking (accounting records, financial statements, quarterly and annual reports, documents and web-sites of the banks)

Brief list of customers includes private individuals as well as the major international companies, banks and regulatory bodies:
  • EMA (European Medicines Agency)
  • Genentech
  • Novartis
  • Sandoz
  • Ministry of Health of Ukraine
  • Bayer
  • Citibank
  • National Bank of Ukraine
  • CAT-tools: SDL Trados Studio 2011, Wordfast Pro 3.2, memoQ 6.2, web-based and customer on-line tools
  • Using glossaries and termbases provided by the customer as well as own materials, on-line and off-line vocabularies, lists of abbreviations etc
  • Able to produce high quality translation/proofreading under pressure and meeting the tight deadlines
  • Industrious, reliable and honest, always following the customer's instructions and paying close attention to details
  • MA in English Language and Literature (1997, Kharkiv State University)
  • ABA Certification (2013)
  • TEACCH Certification (2014)
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Total pts earned: 210
PRO-level pts: 206

Top languages (PRO)
English to Russian144
English to Ukrainian36
French to Russian22
Russian to English4
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Law (general)36
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Law: Contract(s)28
Finance (general)16
Mathematics & Statistics16
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