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Sergey Butkov
Games, Software & Marketing PRO ★★★★★

Odessa, Odes'ka Oblast, Ukraine
Local time: 06:00 EET (GMT+2)

Native in: Russian (Variant: Standard-Russia) Native in Russian, Ukrainian (Variant: Standard-Ukraine) Native in Ukrainian
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Oct 10, 2019 (posted via ProZ.com):  Action/Quest Game Localization, English > Russian, 44500 words ...more, + 13 other entries »
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, Subtitling, Desktop publishing
Expertise
Specializes in:
IT (Information Technology)Computers: Systems, Networks
Games / Video Games / Gaming / CasinoMarketing / Market Research
Computers: SoftwareComputers: Hardware
Computers (general)Engineering (general)
Internet, e-CommerceShips, Sailing, Maritime

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 164, Questions answered: 74, Questions asked: 1
Project History 61 projects entered
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Editing/proofreading
Volume: 14000 words
Completed: Oct 2019
Languages:
English to Russian
Parenting/health care/mother and child articles localization, EN>RU, 14000 words

Editing of articles for an app about pregnancy and mother/child healthcare. Very useful application and a high quality content.

Marketing / Market Research, Medical: Health Care
 No comment.

Software localization
Volume: 11000 words
Completed: Oct 2019
Languages:
English to Ukrainian
Localization QA of social media platform; EN > RU and EN > UA, ~11000 words

Localization QA testing of translated social media platform for teenagers, English > Ukrainian. Another batch of a long term project.

Media / Multimedia, Marketing / Market Research, Computers: Software
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 18000 words
Completed: Oct 2019
Languages:
English to Russian
English to Ukrainian
Taxi app localization, EN>RU / EN>UA, 2x 9000 words

Taxi service app: both frontend and backend programs. Localization from ENglish into RUssian and UKrainian.

Marketing / Market Research, Computers: Software, Transport / Transportation / Shipping
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 44500 words
Completed: Oct 2019
Languages:
English to Russian
Action/Quest Game Localization, English > Russian, 44500 words

Localization of a brand new action/quest/3D shooter/exploration game for PC/PS/XBox. It's definitely going to be a hit. Very interesting and a high quality game!

Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 28000 words
Completed: Sep 2019
Languages:
English to Ukrainian
Security equipment software localization, EN-UA, 28k words

Localization of frontend and backend security software for one of the biggest software equipment manufacturers. Quite a challenging project which requires a good knowledge of security technology.

Engineering: Industrial, Engineering (general), Computers: Software
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 14600 words
Completed: Nov 2017
Languages:
English to Russian
PC Security Software, EN-RU translation

Translation of Security Software series for Windows: Antivirus, Password Manager, etc. Quite a challeging project due to significant number of tags/code and requirement to keep translation concise/meet the character limit. All in all I am fully satisfied with the result, as I have managed to provide accurate, concise and high quality translation.

General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters, Computers: Software
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 1200 words
Completed: Nov 2017
Languages:
English to Russian
Android Update Q3 change log, EN-RU translation

Description of forthcoming Android Update Q3 changelog.

IT (Information Technology), Computers: Software
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 21000 words
Completed: Oct 2017
Languages:
English to Russian
Online store product description, EN-RU

Product description for online store for a new fast growing business. Clothes and consumer electronics categories. Translation of titles, marketing descriptions, specifications and keywords.

Electronics / Elect Eng, Marketing / Market Research, Textiles / Clothing / Fashion
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 10000 words
Completed: Oct 2017
Languages:
Russian to English
Online store product description, RU-EN

Product description for online store for a well known international company. Computers and car accessories categories. Translation of titles, marketing descriptions, specifications and keywords.

Marketing / Market Research, Computers (general), Automotive / Cars & Trucks
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 600 words
Completed: Oct 2017
Languages:
English to Russian
Power of Attorney translation, EN-RU

Translation of a Power of Attorney for Russian representative of a Chinese company.

Business/Commerce (general), Law (general), Law: Contract(s)
 No comment.

Editing/proofreading
Volume: 3000 words
Completed: Oct 2017
Languages:
English to Russian
Editing/LQA Testing/Localization of a Social Network, EN-RU

Editing, proofreading, LQA testing and localization of social network for young people, students, etc. This job requires attention to details, adherence to special requirements regarding character limit, and knowledge of local specifics, preferences and language of young people.

Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc., Other, Marketing / Market Research
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 12000 words
Completed: Sep 2017
Languages:
English to Russian
Marketing translation for online store (clothes, textile, furniture); EN-RU

Translation of a online shop website, related to textile, clothes, household appliances, furniture and decoration. Ongoing project for respected client.

Furniture / Household Appliances, Marketing / Market Research, Textiles / Clothing / Fashion
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 3400 words
Completed: Sep 2017
Languages:
English to Russian
Cold Weather Preparation Guide (safety / maritime industry), EN-RU translation

Translation of a Guide and checklists, related to maritime safety. Description of necessary actions and regular maintenance to be done to ship's equipment for preparation to navigation in cold/arctic weather: maintenance of anchoring equipment, ship's hull and superstructure, bridge and engine room equipment, lifeboat and rescue boat, air system, emergency generator, and so on.

Engineering (general), Safety, Ships, Sailing, Maritime
 No comment.

DTP/Formatting
Volume: 5 hours
Completed: Sep 2017
Languages:
English to Ukrainian
DTP/Layout/Formatting/LQA of 3 labels for beauty care products, EN-UA

Complex job of DTP/Layout/Formatting/LQA of 3 labels for beauty care products. Localization and re-creation of content included!

Marketing / Market Research, Medical: Health Care, Names (personal, company)
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 5 days
Completed: Sep 2017
Languages:
English to Russian
English to Ukrainian
US Government Letters translation, EN-RU & EN-UA

Translation of US Government letters, related to education (high school), sport, health insurance and social policies. English to Russian and English to Ukrainian.

Education / Pedagogy, Government / Politics, Sports / Fitness / Recreation
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 1 days
Completed: Aug 2017
Languages:
English to Russian
Automotive scanning tools / vehicle diagnostic communication; EN-RU translation

I have translated vehicle diagnostic communication (OBD II and CAN) description for well known European car manufacturer. This is an ongoing project. More text to come...

Electronics / Elect Eng
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 7000 words
Completed: Aug 2017
Languages:
English to Russian
Translation/Localization of multi-platform Action game, EN-RU

Localization of multi-platform action game, English-Russian. A tiny beautiful stylish and atmospheric game with a huge number of cultural references to literature, music and with a good sense of humor. Easy to translate, but hard to LOCALIZE! Excellent communication and support from client!

Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 305 words
Completed: Aug 2017
Languages:
English to Ukrainian
Translation of Marriage Certificate; Ukrainian-English

Actually one of my good clients has asked me for a favor to proofread translated Marriage Certificate. However translation was so awful, that in fact I had to translate it from the beginning from Ukrainian into English.

Certificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs
 No comment.

Editing/proofreading
Volume: 3500 words
Completed: Jul 2017
Languages:
English to Ukrainian
Technical/marketing website for international industrial company; EN-UA

It was a website of a huge international industrial company, which was translated into Ukrainian. My task was to proofread this technical and marketing text. It was a pleasure to do this job due to good project management and a high quality of translation.

Engineering: Industrial, Marketing / Market Research
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 3 hours
Completed: Jul 2017
Languages:
Russian to English
Ukrainian to English
Certificates/Diplomas translation, RU/UA - EN

I have translated several certificates and diplomas from Russian and Ukrainian into English. It was a special urgent request from my good old client.

Certificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 78290 words
Completed: Jul 2017
Languages:
English to Russian
Online store content translation and proofreading, English-Russian

A huge project of translation of online store content, English to Russian. Apart from translation, I was also requested to carry out proofreading for part of content. Very tough deadline was the main difficulty.

Textiles / Clothing / Fashion, Electronics / Elect Eng
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 1 days
Completed: Jul 2017
Languages:
English to Russian
Educational robot instruction translation, EN-RU

AIRBLOCK is an educational programmable electronic robot kit, which can be programmed (using Blockly - a library for visual programming) and controlled via special Makeblock application for Android/iOS. This time my task was to translate updated manual for this kit. It's always pleasure to work with this my old client.

Computers: Software, Mechanics / Mech Engineering, Automation & Robotics
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 380 pages
Completed: Jun 2017
Languages:
English to Ukrainian
English to Russian
Assessment of other translators' tests quality, EN-RU / EN-UA

As a part of selection process for a huge translation project I have assessed tests of 306 different translators in EN-RU and EN-UA pairs in art, painting, marketing, general engineering and electronics fields.

Marketing / Market Research, Engineering (general), Art, Arts & Crafts, Painting
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 2200 words
Completed: Jun 2017
Languages:
English to Russian
Action Camera manual, EN-RU translation

It was a short project of translation of a Manual for Action Camera from one of the leading manufacturers. It's a very interesting model due to advanced technology which allows to shoot 360 degrees all-round videos of high resolution.

Other, Engineering (general), Electronics / Elect Eng
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 2 days
Completed: Jun 2017
Languages:
English to Russian
Atomizer /e-cigarettes/ instruction and specifications, EN-RU translation

It was a small project of translation of several manuals, specifications and marketing materials for vaporizer (electronic cigarette) and it's replaceable parts.

Engineering (general), Electronics / Elect Eng, Marketing / Market Research
 No comment.

Editing/proofreading
Volume: 7900 words
Completed: Jun 2017
Languages:
English to Russian
Proofreading of strings for e-commerce (huge online store), EN-RU

It is a part of a huge ongoing project of translation/proofreading of a strings for one of the biggest online stores. Strings mainly related to mobile phones, photo and video equipment. Additional task was to test and assess other translators for same kind of job.

Other, Marketing / Market Research, Electronics / Elect Eng
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 1 days
Completed: Jun 2017
Languages:
English to Russian
WLAN USB Adapter User Manual, EN-RU translation

It was a small project of a User Manual translation for Wireless LAN USB-adapter.

Computers: Hardware, Electronics / Elect Eng
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 5000 words
Completed: Jun 2017
Languages:
English to Russian
Translation of Certificates, Articles and other legal docs for private company

It was a project of translation of certificates, articles and other legal documents for Chinese private company: Memorandum of Association, Articles of Association, Certificate of Incorporation, Annual Return, Business registration, Notice of Change of Company Name, Registration Form of Temporary Residence, Notice of Change in Particulars of Company Secretary and Director.

Other, Certificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs, Business/Commerce (general)
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 4800 words
Completed: Jun 2017
Languages:
English to Russian
X-Ray Inspection System User Manual, EN-RU translation/layout

It was an interesting project of translation and layout for User's Manual for X-Ray Inspection system. I was happy to work on a project where my technical knowledge could be applied.

Electronics / Elect Eng, Engineering (general), Mechanics / Mech Engineering
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 3 hours
Completed: Jun 2017
Languages:
English to Russian
Mobile app User Interface (UI) translation, Meizu, EN-RU

A small project of translation of user interface for standard app for Meizu smartphone.

Computers: Software
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 3 days
Completed: Jun 2017
Languages:
English to Russian
Multifunctional Laser Printer Manual and firmware, EN-RU translation

It was the project of translation of User Manual and firmware for Multifunctional laser Printer. With some specific terms and additional client's requirements, it was an interesting project.

Engineering (general), Electronics / Elect Eng, Computers: Software
 No comment.

Editing/proofreading
Volume: 29000 words
Completed: May 2017
Languages:
English to Russian
Foxit Software website and product description EN-RU proofreading and LQA

FOXIT makes great software for PDF reading, editing, management and more. This is an ongoing project as they are constantly developing their products. My task was to proofread EN-RU translation of a website and products' description, and also to perform Language Quality Assurance (LQA) of existing section of the website. It was an interesting project from the great customer.

Marketing / Market Research, IT (Information Technology), Computers: Software
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 2 days
Completed: May 2017
Languages:
English to Russian
UWELL atomizer user manual, EN-RU translation

It was translation of a User's Manual for UWELL atomizer. The manual was full of specific technical terms, so I had to carry out a thorough investigation on a subject before translating.

Engineering (general)
 No comment.

Editing/proofreading
Volume: 3870 words
Completed: May 2017
Languages:
English to Russian
Makeblock application EN-RU proofreading

MAKEBLOCK is an educational programmable electronic robot kit, which can be programmed (using Blockly - a library for visual programming) and controlled via special Makeblock application for Android/iOS. This time my task was to proofread this application's translation, including interface and user's intructions. It was another enjoyable and challenging engagement from my old client.

Engineering (general), Computers: Software, Automation & Robotics
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 5000 words
Completed: Apr 2017
Languages:
English to Russian
Foxit Software product description data sheets, EN-RU translation

FOXIT makes great software for PDF reading, editing, management and more. This is an ongoing project as they are constantly developing their products. My task was to translate from English into Russian data sheets and products' description. It is an interesting project from the great customer.

Computers: Software, IT (Information Technology), Marketing / Market Research
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 2300 words
Completed: Mar 2017
Languages:
English to Russian
Makeblock application EN-RU translation

MAKEBLOCK is an educational programmable electronic robot kit, which can be programmed (using Blockly - a library for visual programming) and controlled via special Makeblock application for Android/iOS. My task was to translate this application, including interface and Blockly commands. It was enjoyable and challenging engagement, and I wish it could last longer.

Computers: Software, Automation & Robotics
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 8600 words
Completed: Mar 2017
Languages:
English to Russian
iLife robotic vacuum cleaner manual EN-RU translation (+ OCR & layout)

The project was to translate several manuals for robotic vacuum cleaner ILIFE (models A4s, A6, V5s) from English into Russian. Client has provided non-searchable PDF, which I have OCR'ed and converted into editable text file. Each manual contained numerous supporting graphics making OCR more complicate, so I had to be extremely attentive at this stage. Also, additional requirement was to prepare translated file's layout for desktop publishing (DTP). All in all, it was challenging yet interesting project.

Electronics / Elect Eng, Automation & Robotics
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 1 days
Completed: Mar 2017
Languages:
English to Russian
Manual for Q&Q watches, EN-RU translation

This small project is related to translation of manuals for Q&Q brand watches from my good regular customer.

Engineering (general), Electronics / Elect Eng
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 9000 words
Completed: Feb 2017
Languages:
English to Russian
Legends Tower Defence game EN-RU translation & testing/LQA

LEGENDS TD is a tower defense game for Android/iOS. My task was to translate it's exciting plot in appropriate manner. Additional challenge was to fit Russian translation (which is normally ~20% longer than English text due to Russian language specifics) into mobile app limits. So my translation had to be concise yet complete and captivating. Additional task was to test translated game, perform Language Quality Assurance (LQA) and complete an appropriate report.

Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 20 days
Completed: Feb 2017
Languages:
English to Russian
Wrist watches manuals EN-RU translation

My task was to translate numerous instructions and manuals for wrist watches, both electronic and mechanical, for such brands as GANT, Kenneth Cole, Audi, Casio, Citizen, SKMEI and more. Translation was completed correctly and in timely manner, and we keep working with this client.

Electronics / Elect Eng, Mechanics / Mech Engineering
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 16000 words
Completed: Dec 2016
Languages:
Russian to Ukrainian
Sulzer RT-flex Technology Review, EN-RU translation

Sulzer RT-flex is a new generation of marine diesel engines with the system of electronically-controlled common-rail fuel injection and exhaust valve actuation. My task was to translate a Technology Review manual

Electronics / Elect Eng, Mechanics / Mech Engineering, Ships, Sailing, Maritime
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 5000 words
Completed: Oct 2016
Languages:
English to Russian
Wire Rope Inspection and Maintenance Guidelines EN-RU translation

The task was to translate guidelines for inspection and maintenance of wire ropes, which are often used for mooring operations in maritime industry. Guidelines covered technical and safety matters, such as: structure and types of wire ropes, ways to detect wear, instructions for repair of torn or worn ropes, standards for regular inspection of ropes, etc.

Ships, Sailing, Maritime, Engineering (general)
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 45000 words
Completed: Sep 2016
Languages:
English to Russian
Angel Stone game EN-RU translation

Angel Stone is an excellent RPG game for mobile devices (Android/iOS). Apart of high-class action it has well developed RPG system, thrilling plot and a lot of dialogues, which I had to translate into Russian language.

Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 2 days
Completed: Aug 2016
Languages:
English to Ukrainian
Swype application EN-UA translation

Swype is a small but very well known and useful application, which provides to it's users virtual keyboard with error correction. My task was to translate interface of this application into Ukrainian language. It was a small but interesting project.

Computers: Software, Computers: Software
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 12 days
Completed: Aug 2016
Languages:
English to Russian
VHF and GPS devices for marine industry, EN-RU translation

My task was to translate several manuals for portable and fixed mount VHF radios, and GPS receivers from YAESU manufacturer. The subject is familiar for me, as I have maritime education, seagoing experience and Radio Operator certificate.

Telecom(munications), Electronics / Elect Eng, Ships, Sailing, Maritime
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 4 days
Completed: Jul 2016
Languages:
English to Russian
FreeCol game EN-RU translation

Free Col is an open version of an old school Sid Meier's Colonization. It's a turn-based strategy/4X game for PC, which I have partially translated and proofread as a volunteer translator.

Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino, Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 30 days
Completed: Jun 2016
Languages:
English to Ukrainian
English to Russian
Open History Project non-profit, EN-RU and EN-UA translation

Open History Project (http://www.openhistoryproject.com) is non-profit international history project, which has created a database of interviews and stories, to give an alternative view to social issues. I have participated in translation of it's website and a number of interviews from English into Russian and Ukrainian.

Journalism, History, General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 5 days
Completed: May 2016
Languages:

English to Ukrainian
Canon website EN-UA translation and proofreading

The task was to translate content of website Canon.ua, sections related to calculators, photo cameras and presenters. The text was partially marketing, partially technical. It was an interesting project and I was happy to work for such a major customer.

Photography/Imaging (& Graphic Arts), Marketing / Market Research, Electronics / Elect Eng
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 33000 words
Completed: May 2016
Languages:
English to Ukrainian
English to Russian
e-Learning and Questionnaire for Maritime company, EN-RU/EN-UA translation

One international maritime company which manages crew of different nationalities has ordered translation of their online training courses dedicated to Safety of Life, Environment Protection and some specific technical courses for engineers and navigators. Also later they have ordered translation of several Questionnaires aimed to evaluate the effectiveness of their e-learning program. It was a challenging job, critical to any even minor mistake, as it could potentially lead to incorrect training of seafarers and as a result to an accident or other loss at sea. As a result of my efforts client stayed fully satisfied with my translation and I'm expecting new projects from them.

Ships, Sailing, Maritime, Environment & Ecology, Engineering (general)
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 3 days
Completed: Apr 2016
Languages:
English to Russian
Arcade and Board games EN-RU translation

It was a batch of small casual games: board, logical, puzzle, arcade. Following are only some of them: Hong Kong Mahjong, 2048, Hue Drops, GO, Blackjack Casino, Link Shapes, Sudoku, Solitaire Classic, etc.

Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino, Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino
 No comment.

Editing/proofreading
Volume: 40000 words
Completed: Mar 2016
Languages:
English to Russian
War Wings game EN-RU proofreading

War Wings is online war game/aircraft simulator for Android/iOS, based on real plane models and World War 2 historical battles reenactment. My task was to proofread translation of this game. I successfully carried out this task within set deadlines.

Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino, Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 78000 words
Completed: Feb 2016
Languages:
English to Russian
Safety Manual and work instructions for maritime industry, EN-RU translation

One of Chinese shipping companies which hires Russian and Ukrainian crew to it's vessels has ordered translation of their Work Instructions and Safety Manual from English into Russian. This was an interesting project which went smoothly, thanks to excellent communication with client, and also because I am proficient in maritime and safety area.

Ships, Sailing, Maritime, Safety, Management
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 4000 days
Completed: Nov 2015
Languages:
English to Ukrainian
Scientific calculator user manual EN-UA translation

The project was to translate scientific calculator Canon F-605G User Manual from English into Ukrainian. The text of the manual was rich with scientific terms (math functions, statistical calculations, etc.). Thanks to my technical education and practical experience with such type of calculators I have performed high quality translation in time.

Mathematics & Statistics, Engineering (general), Electronics / Elect Eng
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 4 days
Completed: Oct 2015
Languages:
English to Russian
SMAG Hydraulic Crane and Grabs Service Manual, EN-RU translation

Translation of Service Manual for hydraulic grabs and crane manufactured by SMAG GmbH for shipping company.

Mechanics / Mech Engineering, Ships, Sailing, Maritime
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 12000 words
Completed: Jul 2015
Languages:
English to Russian
Galaxy at War Online game EN-RU translation

Galaxy at War Online is online strategy game for mobile devices. It has an excellent balance, which attracts a great number of players. I have really enjoyed translating this game into Russian, and moreover I've become a fan of this game.

Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 3 days
Completed: May 2015
Languages:
English to Russian
CO2 Emission Control Guidelines translation EN-RU

Translation of CO2 Emission Control Guidelines for one of shipping companies. Covers requirements for CO2 emission control of following countries: USA, Canada, China, Singapore.

Engineering (general), Environment & Ecology, Ships, Sailing, Maritime
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 90 days
Completed: Mar 2015
Languages:
English to Russian
Safety and Quality Manual (heavy industry) translation, EN-RU

This was a huge project for one of the leading heavy industry companies (which I cannot specify due to NDA agreement). My task was to translate it's manuals and training courses related to Safety of Life, Basic First Aid, Environment Protection, Production Processes, Procedure Control, Quality, etc. Safety is my primary specialization field so I have successfully completed this interesting project.

Safety, Metallurgy / Casting, Engineering: Industrial
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 12 days
Completed: Jan 2015
Languages:
English to Russian
Saints Row IV game EN-RU translation

Saints Row IV is a major multi-platform action/adventure game with open-world environment and a lot of innovations introduced to this genre. It is full of vivid, realistic dialogues and slang, so my task was properly localize these dialogues and keep them authentic. It was exciting and challenging project which I've really enjoyed.

Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino, Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 39000 words
Completed: Dec 2014
Languages:
English to Russian
Elite: Dangerous game EN-RU translation

Elite: Dangerous is a MMO space-simulator, where thousands of players trade, fight, and explore an open space every day. My task was to translate all kinds of in-game text (dialogues, quests description, announcements and service messages) into Russian. I was very happy to participate is such and interesting and huge project.

Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino, Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 148000 words
Completed: Nov 2014
Languages:
English to Russian
Safety and Quality Manual for shipping company, EN-RU

During this long lasting project I have translated Safety and Quality Manual, and a significant number of Technical Bulletins and Instructions for one of the world's biggest shipping companies (container and bulk fleet). The name of the company and some other details cannot be disclosed. Thanks to my maritime higher education and seagoing experience I have successfully translated this project to compete satisfaction of client.

Engineering (general), Safety, Ships, Sailing, Maritime
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 45000 words
Completed: Oct 2014
Languages:
English to Russian
Batman: Arkham Knight game EN-RU translation

Batman: Arkham Khignt is the last game of an epic trilogy about Batman. It's an action/adventure genre, designed for all major platforms: PC, XBox, PS4. The distinguishing features of this game are a thrilling plot, outstanding well developed characters and vivid dialogues, which I had to translate into Russian. I was proud and happy to work on this AAA title.

Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino
 No comment.


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Translation education Bachelor's degree - Izmail State University for Humanities
Experience Years of experience: 12. Registered at ProZ.com: Aug 2014. Became a member: Sep 2014.
Credentials Russian to English (Poltava State Pedagogical University)
Ukrainian to English (Yuriy Fedkovych Chernivtsi National University)
English to Russian (Yuriy Fedkovych Chernivtsi National University)
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TOP-NOTCH TRANSLATION AND CREATIVE LOCALIZATION FROM ENGLISH INTO RUSSIAN AND UKRAINIAN

 

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Welcome to my profile!

 

Are you looking for an optimal solution to localize your content into Russian or Ukrainian? Then you’ve come to the right place! I believe that the right words can change the world, and I will be glad to select such words for you. And it won’t cost you the earth!

 

Please see my experience & specializations, types of services and business principles below. I am looking for fruitful and mutually beneficial cooperation with you!

 

Languages supported:

English > Russian

English > Ukrainian

Russian > Ukrainian

Ukrainian > Russian

 

MY SPECIALIZATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

 

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~ 1 903 000 words translated

 

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~ 942 000 words translated

Mechanics

Electronics

Maritime

Automotive

Robotics

Safety

 

Marketing

Websites

Tourism / Hotels / Recreation

Clothes / Fashion

Sport

Airlines

 

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~ 2 393 000 words translated (140 games localized)

 

dczcremi5l6x53gthfn2.png SOFTWARE / IT

~ 972 000 words translated

Games for PC, PS, Xbox, Android, iOS

Board games

Gambling

Gaming software

 

Over 60 programs localized

 

 

tp44d9rwfcglsrxiffup.png OTHER

~ 898 000 words translated

 

 

Business / Commerce

Education / eLearning

Environment / Ecology

Food

Health care / Parenting

 

         

 

MY SERVICES: WHAT YOU GET

 

Translation

Vivid, engaging and high-quality translation according to the language rules and best industry practice.

 

Localization

Adaptation of the text, cultural references, humour, idioms or winged words to local audience (country, group of people, age category, etc.)

 

Transcreation

Creative adaptation of text, preserving the meaning and emotions of the source, making it sound absolutely natural for the target audience.

 

Proofreading / Editing

Correction of grammar, style and translation mistakes, ensuring excellent readability and terminology consistency.

 

LQA / Linguistic testing

I can check the game, software or website translation for the character length issues, inappropriate or missing translation, etc.

 

Glossary Management

I can create and manage the terminology glossary to ensure consistency of your project.

 

Test evaluation

I can help you to evaluate translators using the most unbiassed and proven methods. You will get the best candidates selected.

 

Keywords adaptation

I can localize the keywords to improve the traffic to your website.

 

OTHER INFO

 

Experience in translation field

10 years (since 2009)

Education

Technical (Master’s degree)

CAT Tools

Primary — SDL Trados. Experienced in all other popular tools.

 

BUSINESS PRINCIPLES

 

  • I strictly adhere to deadlines: 98% of all my projects over 10 years were delivered timely.
  • I respect the client’s privacy and do not share any details of the client or project.
  • I am online 17 hours a day 7 days a week and guarantee smooth communication and quick response.
  • Proactive approach and maximum support to every client: if I find source mistakes I will advise you and suggest a correction; if I find the way to improve your content I will suggest you a solution; if I see that the content is not applicable because of the local specifics, legislation and living principles, I will let you know and advise how to adapt and localize it.

 

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Top languages (PRO)
English to Russian144
Russian to English16
English to Ukrainian4
Top general fields (PRO)
Other76
Tech/Engineering64
Marketing20
Bus/Financial4
Top specific fields (PRO)
Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino40
Other24
Computers: Software24
Transport / Transportation / Shipping12
Electronics / Elect Eng12
Human Resources8
IT (Information Technology)8
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Project History Summary
Total projects61
With client feedback0
Corroborated0
0 positive (0 entries)
positive0
neutral0
negative0

Job type
Translation52
Editing/proofreading7
DTP/Formatting1
Software localization1
Language pairs
English to Russian50
English to Ukrainian13
2
Russian to English2
Ukrainian to English1
Russian to Ukrainian1
Specialty fields
Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino16
Electronics / Elect Eng16
Marketing / Market Research15
Engineering (general)15
Computers: Software14
Ships, Sailing, Maritime9
Mechanics / Mech Engineering5
Automation & Robotics4
Safety4
IT (Information Technology)3
Certificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs3
Textiles / Clothing / Fashion3
Environment & Ecology2
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters2
Business/Commerce (general)2
Mathematics & Statistics1
Management1
History1
Photography/Imaging (& Graphic Arts)1
Computers: Hardware1
Telecom(munications)1
Furniture / Household Appliances1
Transport / Transportation / Shipping1
Media / Multimedia1
Computers (general)1
Automotive / Cars & Trucks1
Government / Politics1
Sports / Fitness / Recreation1
Other fields
Other4
Engineering: Industrial3
Medical: Health Care2
Art, Arts & Crafts, Painting1
Journalism1
Metallurgy / Casting1
Education / Pedagogy1
Names (personal, company)1
Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.1
Law (general)1
Law: Contract(s)1
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