Member since Dec '03

Working languages:
English to Czech
Czech (monolingual)
Slovak to Czech

Hynek Palatin Professional Trainer
IT Specialist

Prague, Praha, Hlavni Mesto, Czech Republic
Local time: 16:20 CEST (GMT+2)

Native in: Czech Native in Czech
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About me

English-Czech translator

I am a professional English to Czech translator specialized exclusively in IT:
  • Software localization – user interface, help, documentation
  • Hardware manuals – computers, office equipment, mobile devices, etc.
  • IT related marketing documents, press releases, websites
  • Video games


MSc in Computer Science at Charles University, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Prague

Professional Experience

Contributing editor of computer magazines (Bajt, PC Magazine) since 1992
Freelance translator since 1992 (full-time since 2002)

Recent English to Czech translation projects

  • SAP training (PowerPoint presentations, 70.000 words)
  • Antivirus software testing script (12.000 words)
  • MS Application Virtualization (SW, Help)
  • SAP E-Sourcing (software, 90.000 words)
  • Samsung web marketing materials (ongoing)
  • Ariba sourcing software (60.000 words)
  • HTC mobile phones (software, manuals, web site)
  • Xerox (software strings, manuals; large volumes, ongoing)
  • Intel (software, help and website texts, ongoing)
  • Wayfinder GPS navigation (software, help and website texts)
  • Acer (manual updates, software)
  • Dell (several marketing websites, 20.000 words)
  • ADSL modem manual (10.000 words)
  • Kaspersky antivirus software (software strings, Help, Doc, 200.000 words)
  • Skype website
  • MS Office 2007 (parts of Help, 20.000 words)
  • Videogames QA
  • Mobile games
  • The Sims 2 and other EA games (software, documentation, manuals; 100.000+ words)

Need a Czech language translator?

Please contact me at palatin[at]volny[dot]cz, via the contact form or call me at +420 777639150.

I work with SDL Trados Studio 2015
Profil v češtině: Překladatel z angličtiny do češtiny
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