Member since Sep '10

Working languages:
English to Czech
German to Czech

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April 2021

Michal Surmař
7+ EN/DE>CZ IT/Mobile/Law/General; M.A.

Francova Lhota, Zlinsky Kraj, Czech Republic
Local time: 01:38 CEST (GMT+2)

Native in: Czech Native in Czech
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EN/DE>CZ Law/IT/GSM/Finance; MA
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified member
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Services Translation, Website localization, Software localization, Voiceover (dubbing), Subtitling, Transcription, Training
Specializes in:
Computers: SoftwareIT (Information Technology)
Computers (general)Law: Contract(s)
Law (general)Marketing / Market Research
Games / Video Games / Gaming / CasinoTelecom(munications)
Computers: Systems, NetworksBusiness/Commerce (general)

Preferred currency EUR
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 238, Questions answered: 150, Questions asked: 125
Translation education Master's degree - Masaryk Univerity in Brno, Faculty of Arts, Department of English and American Studies + Institute of Germanic Studies
Experience Years of experience: 13. Registered at Aug 2010. Became a member: Sep 2010. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to Czech (Master’s Degree from Masaryk University Brno, verified)
German to Czech (Master’s Degree from Masaryk University Brno, verified)
Memberships N/A
Software Across, Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Photoshop, Catalyst, DejaVu, Helium, Idiom, LocStudio, memoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, ApSIC Xbench, HyperHub, Linguistic Toolbox (LTB), Microsoft LEAF, Microsoft Publisher, Poedit, Pro Tools M-Powered, QA Distiller, SDL MULTITERM, Subtitle Workshop, Translation Workspace, Passolo, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, SDLX, STAR Transit, Wordfast
Forum posts 17 forum posts
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Events and training
Professional practices Michal Surmař endorses's Professional Guidelines (v1.1).
– in-depth knowledge of Information Technology (worked for a couple of years in IBM GSDC CZ);
– experience with Microsoft® (Windows 8 and Office 15) and Windows® Phone Marketplace projects translated using Helium, LocStudio and LEAF;
– prestigious clients in selected fields of interest (e.g. Microsoft Ireland, SAS Automotive Systems and ČSOB Pojišťovna - main Czech insurance company), incl. positive customer reviews and references;
– proficient across various translation tools and platforms (daily use of Trados); basic image editing in Adobe Photoshop;
– university education in English and German philology & translation (Master’s degree);
– focused on further training and education for translators (mainly Law and Economics).
Keywords: English, German, Czech, Englisch, Deutsch, Tschechisch, translation, Übersetzung, law, Recht, contracts, Verträge, IT, information technology, Microsoft, software, Software, network, Netz, printers, Drucker, mobile phones, Sony Ericsson, Xperia, Handys, social networks, Facebook, soziale Netzwerke, business, Wirtschaft, Ökonomie, Handel, finance, Finanzwesen, insurance, insurance industry, ČSOB, Versicherungswesen, Trados, Trados certified, Wordfast, Star Transit, Across, Idiom, LocStudio, Alchemy Catalyst, memoQ, SDLX, glossary, MultiTerm, MultiTerm Extract, Photoshop, website localization, Lokalisierung von Webseiten, Passolo, subtitles, Programmieren von Untertiteln, Subtitle Workshop, pdf, ABBYY, Adobe Acrobat, audio, Pro Tools, credentials, university studies, Universität, games, Spiele, marketing, Marketing

Profile last updated
Apr 9, 2020

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