Member since Feb '08

Working languages:
English to Slovak
German to Slovak
Slovak to English
Czech to English
Hungarian to Slovak

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Kristian Madar
The voice of your Slovak translations

Zeliezovce, Slovakia
Local time: 22:56 CET (GMT+1)

Native in: Slovak Native in Slovak
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Technical expertise and the voice of your communication
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified member
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Affiliations This person is not affiliated with any business or Blue Board record at ProZ.com.
Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, Transcription
Expertise
Specializes in:
Engineering: IndustrialConstruction / Civil Engineering
Mechanics / Mech EngineeringMedical (general)
Business/Commerce (general)Law (general)
Automotive / Cars & TrucksElectronics / Elect Eng
Engineering (general)


Rates
English to Slovak - Rates: 0.06 - 0.08 EUR per word / 15 - 20 EUR per hour
German to Slovak - Rates: 0.06 - 0.08 EUR per word / 15 - 20 EUR per hour
Slovak to English - Rates: 0.06 - 0.08 EUR per word / 15 - 20 EUR per hour
Czech to English - Rates: 0.06 - 0.08 EUR per word / 15 - 20 EUR per hour
Hungarian to Slovak - Rates: 0.06 - 0.08 EUR per word / 15 - 20 EUR per hour

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 522, Questions answered: 306, Questions asked: 110
Project History 6 projects entered    3 positive feedback from outsourcers
Project DetailsProject SummaryCorroboration

Translation
Volume: 35 days
Completed: May 2009
Languages:
English to Slovak
Localization of an international HR software strings, 170 000 words



Human Resources
positive
GIB consult SPRL: Professional - Good communciation

Kristian Madar: Thank you. It was a pleasure to work with you.

Website localization
Volume: 30 days
Completed: Mar 2009
Languages:
German to Slovak
English to Slovak
Localization of the website of a leading baby products manufacturer worldwide.

Localization of webpage: Program tree consisting of: marketing of baby products, Articles on baby design products, Wellbeing, Nourishment, Articles for pregnant women, Lifestyle, Trands and Flair

Medical: Health Care
positive
Blue Board outsourcer info (20 to 50 entries):  very professional and reliable

Kristian Madar: Danke. Ihre Projekte sind sehr interessant und die PMs sehr freundlich

Translation
Volume: 500 pages
Completed: Jun 2006
Languages:
German to Slovak
Translations of User Guide for Siemens and Hitachi printers - technical manuals



Computers: Hardware
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 300 hours
Completed: Jan 2005
Languages:
English to Slovak
Translation of a computer driven machinery manual from English, German to Slovak



Computers: Software
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 40000 words
Duration: Sep 2008 to Oct 2008
Languages:
German to Slovak
Translation of a variety investment funds of one Bank

Vast amount of repetitions of the investment funds terminology required the use of trados. The scope of the subject matter reached from the description of the founds, all the way through relating documents as the auditor´s statement, asset description, statement of accounts and investment description.

Investment / Securities
positive
Marek Grabmuller: No comment.

Translation
Volume: 500 pages
Duration: Jul 2009 to Feb 2010
Languages:
English to Slovak
Set of operation manuals for various laboratory technology devices

Operation manuals for various laboratory devices - scanning, image processing in CT tomography and radiotherapy- oligonucleotide synthesis, electrophoresis, fraction collection, chromatography systems, purification of proteins, calorimetry

Medical: Instruments
 No comment.


Blue Board entries made by this user  24 entries

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Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 2
Glossaries Technical
Translation education Master's degree - Constantine the Philosopher University Slovakia
Experience Years of experience: 14. Registered at ProZ.com: Jul 2005. Became a member: Feb 2008.
ProZ.com Certified PRO certificate(s)
Credentials German to Slovak (University of Constantine the Philosopher, verified)
English to Slovak (University of Constantine the Philospher, verified)
Slovak to English (CIOL: Science Module of the Diploma in Translation)
Slovak to English (Certificate of Sworn translator by The Comenius Un)
Memberships CIOL
Software Across, Adobe Acrobat, AutoCAD, DejaVu, IBM CAT tool, MateCat, memoQ, MemSource Cloud, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, OmegaT, Plunet BusinessManager, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, SDLX, Smartcat, STAR Transit, Text United Software, Wordbee, Wordfast, XTM, XTRF Translation Management System
SDLX Certified
Forum posts 18 forum posts
CV/Resume German (DOCX), English (DOC)
Events and training
Professional practices Kristian Madar endorses ProZ.com's Professional Guidelines.
Professional objectives
  • Meet new translation company clients
  • Meet new end/direct clients
Bio
Certified PROs.jpg Introduction and background:

I am a native Slovak translator having worked in the industry for over 10 years. I am fluent in English and German, at intermediate level in Hungarian and a Basic speaker of Spanish.

Having finished my University Course of English and German language and literature enabled me to prepare myself for the industry of professional translation.

I have lived in the United Kingdom for 9 years during which time I have worked as a freelance translator and interpreter, telephonic and face to face interpreter in various areas of daily life. This helped me to achieve a level of proficiency in the English language.

I have experience in interpreting between English and Slovak in Schools, Hospitals, Prisons, Custom offices and Local authorities and various other surroundings.

During the last 10 years I have worked full time as translator from English and German into my native Slovak language. I have also in-house translation experience in the Construction industry.

My professional affinity belongs to the segment of technical translations, but also legal and commerce and business sectors.


Language combinations: English into Slovak German into Slovak Hungarian into English Slovak into English Fields of expertise:

• Legal texts: Contracts, rulings, verdicts, Court Orders, Codes of Conduct, Internal and PR company materials, policies, Human Resources

• Business and economical texts, Marketing texts of products, business correspondence
• Banking materials and prospects, investments prospects, textbooks on economy

• Medical Devices, equipment and healthcare materials (National Health Service UK), Study Trials and study medication, Documents in the Pharmaceutical industry

• Construction industry: international tenders, building documentation, correspondence, Building materials, metals, paints, plastics, Products of Hardware stores, Online publications for renovations of rooms, doors, windows, refurbishments and interior design.

• Mechanical Engineering, Pneumatic and Hydraulic systems and devices and Plastics industry: User guides for over 100 machines and devices in and related to various industries
Types of manuals:
1. construction vehicles, cars (automotive industry), motorcycles, tractors, grass cutters, agricultural vehicles, plastic injection moulding machines, blast furnaces, bellow silos, rubber drying tunnels, tube embossing machines, printing machines, sensors, light barriers, boilers and furnaces, CNC machines and cutters, robotic systems, pneumatic systems, hydraulic systems
2. Tools and equipment: Drills, saws, cutters, milling machines, grinding machines, ash vacuum cleaners, gardening tools, coffee machines, kitchen appliances etc.

• Environment, Ecology, Protection of the environment, Health and Safety regulations, Employment Safety, ISO Norms and Standards, Texts Relating to EU directives on machines, employments, safety and protection of the environment.


Further education:

- Mgr. in English language literature and German language and literature (Mgr.)
- I have successfully passed the Science Module of the Diploma in Translation (DipTrans: London 2011)
- Received the Certificate of competence for sworn translators by the Comenius University (Bratislava 2012)


CAT tools:

MemoQ 2015

Trados Studio 2014

Trados Freelance 2007

Across Client

Contact details:

E-Mail: [email protected]
Skype: Kristianmadar
Phone: +421 944 561 247
This user has earned KudoZ points by helping other translators with PRO-level terms. Click point total(s) to see term translations provided.

Total pts earned: 526
PRO-level pts: 522


Top languages (PRO)
English to Slovak252
German to Slovak145
Slovak to English75
German to English29
Czech to English11
Pts in 1 more pair >
Top general fields (PRO)
Tech/Engineering302
Medical73
Other46
Bus/Financial33
Marketing28
Pts in 4 more flds >
Top specific fields (PRO)
Engineering (general)125
Medical (general)39
Construction / Civil Engineering36
Mechanics / Mech Engineering32
Law (general)24
Finance (general)20
Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng20
Pts in 34 more flds >

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This user has reported completing projects in the following job categories, language pairs, and fields.

Project History Summary
Total projects6
With client feedback3
Corroborated3
100% positive (3 entries)
positive3
neutral0
negative0

Job type
Translation5
Website localization1
Language pairs
English to Slovak4
German to Slovak3
Specialty fields
Medical: Instruments1
Computers: Software1
Medical: Health Care1
Other fields
Investment / Securities1
Computers: Hardware1
Human Resources1
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