Working languages:
English to German
Italian to German

Heike Uhlemann

Local time: 20:53 CET (GMT+1)

Native in: German 
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified site user
Data security Created by Evelio Clavel-Rosales This person has a SecurePRO™ card. Because this person is not a Plus subscriber, to view his or her SecurePRO™ card you must be a Business member or Plus subscriber.
Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization
Also works in:
Computers (general)Computers: Hardware
Computers: Systems, NetworksCooking / Culinary
IT (Information Technology)Telecom(munications)
Tourism & TravelMedical (general)
Computers: SoftwareMedical: Instruments
Environment & EcologyFood & Drink
Marketing / Market ResearchElectronics / Elect Eng
KudoZ activity (PRO) Questions answered: 2
Payment methods accepted PayPal, Skrill, Wire transfer
Translation education Master's degree - Leipzig University
Experience Years of translation experience: 16. Registered at Feb 2006. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to German (Universität Leipzig)
Italian to German (Universität Leipzig)
Memberships NZSTI
Software GTT, SDL Trados Studio 2015, SDL TRADOS, SDLX, XTM
I am a qualified translator with 10 years experience working for a New Zealand translation company and as a freelancer. My work has included translating, editing and proof-reading texts from a wide range of subject areas. I focus on precise, time-critical translations of the highest quality.

Qualification: Masters Degree in Translation (German/English/Italian) from Leipzig University – Germany (Institute for Applied Linguistics and Translatology)

Working languages: German (mother tongue), English (main working language), Italian

Areas of Expertise: Technical
Manuals, safety data sheets, technical specifications, instruction sheets, marketing material
Software Localization
Strings, help files, administrator and user guides
User guides, clinical guides, product descriptions, marketing material and clinical studies, patient documentation (e.g. breathing devices and masks for the treatment of sleep apnoea)
Information Technology (IT)
Websites, help files, documentation, marketing material
Web sites, presentations, marketing brochures, press releases, advertising, catalogues
Market Research
Variety of surveys and reports
Variety of tourism brochures, travel guides, tourist information


Since January 2010
Part time employment (20 hours/week) at NZTC International Ltd.
Translator – German Department

May 2006 – October 2009
Full time employment at NZTC International Ltd.
Translator – German Department
• Translation, editing and proofing of documents from a variety of subject areas including technical, medical, pharmaceutical, business, marketing, market research, tourism
• DTP proofing

December 2004 – May 2006
Full time employment at NZTC International Ltd.
Project Manager
• Account Manager for NZTC’s key client
• Project management of large multilingual translation projects (30+ languages) including DTP and regional reviews

September 2004 – December 2004
Internship at NZTC International Ltd.
• Translating, editing and proofing of texts from a wide range of subject areas

Software and Hardware

Operating Systems
• Windows 7 Home Premium

Word Processing
• Microsoft Office 2010

Translation Memory Tools
• SDL Trados 2014 Freelance

• Adobe Reader 8.1.5

• Dell Inspiron 1720 Laptop (Intel® Core™ i7 Processor, 2.2GHz, 2MB Cache, 8GB SDRAM, 250GB Hard Drive)

Personal Strengths

• Reliable
• Precise and meticulous
• Highly developed research skills
• Excellent communication skills
• Outstanding organisational skills
Keywords: english, german, italian, computers, technology, software, overnight delivery, high quality, tourism, sdl trados

Profile last updated
Sep 7, 2016

More translators and interpreters: English to German - Italian to German   More language pairs

Your current localization setting


Select a language

All of
  • All of
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search