Working languages:
English to Italian
Italian (monolingual)

Massimo Rippa
Expert in Technical Communication

Napoli, Campania, Italy
Local time: 04:25 CEST (GMT+2)

Native in: Italian 
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, Voiceover (dubbing), Training
Specializes in:
Computers (general)Computers: Hardware
Computers: SoftwareComputers: Systems, Networks
IT (Information Technology)Telecom(munications)
Automotive / Cars & TrucksElectronics / Elect Eng
Mechanics / Mech EngineeringMaterials (Plastics, Ceramics, etc.)

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 457, Questions answered: 228, Questions asked: 137
Blue Board entries made by this user  9 entries

Glossaries tech/mech
Translation education Master's degree - Istituto Universitario Orientale - Napoli, Italy.
Experience Years of experience: 22. Registered at Jan 2002. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials N/A
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Photoshop, FrameMaker, Helium, IBM CAT tool, memoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Enhanced Translation Alignment Tool , ForeignDesk, Linux, Macromedia FreeHand, Trados Studio 2014, Trados Studio 2015, Trainer on CAT tools since 2000, WinAlign, Passolo, QuarkXPress, SDL TRADOS, SDLX, Translation Workspace
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Professional practices Massimo Rippa endorses's Professional Guidelines (v1.1).
Specialized in:

Technology (IT, high-tech, industrial, advanced telephony, mechanics, electronics)
Marketing: brochures, product and sales documentation
System Operating Manuals
Software localization
Hardware and software helps on line
Web site localization
SAP R3 translation projects
In-house software testing
Technical writing in Italian and English

Over 20 years of experience in technical translation from English to Italian.
Project management and coordination for large projects developed in team.
I’m able to deliver the most complex projects with the highest quality standards.

I work in all major word processing and desktop publishing platforms as well as multi-media. With state of the art terminology database management applications, advanced translation memories and glossary development tools, I use leading-edge technology for speed, accuracy and economy.

For my proven skills in administering complex software applications, and my ability in undertaking terminological decisions for innovative technologies, I was in charge of several translation verification tests for major software houses at their labs in Silicon Valley, California; RTP, North Carolina; and Taipei, Republic of China.

The hardware is being continuously updated, as the global demand for communication services grows larger and more complex.

Important update about my rates:
In some cases, e.g., a known colleague asking for help on particular projects with not so a tight deadline, substantial discounts to my rates could apply. In case you are intersted in my services, feel free to e-mail me for a quote.

Actively contributing to the community since January 2002.
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: 599
PRO-level pts: 457

Top languages (PRO)
English to Italian445
Italian to English8
English to Latin4
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Top specific fields (PRO)
Computers: Software53
IT (Information Technology)36
Computers (general)28
Electronics / Elect Eng27
Printing & Publishing8
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Keywords: Technology, IT, high-tech, industrial, advanced telephony, mechanics, SAP, electronics, marketing, brochures, product, sales documentation, System Operating Manuals, Software, localization, Hardware, software helps on line, Web site localization, Web, testing, software testing, technical writing, technical communication, translation, translations, EN>IT, English to Italian translations, translator, Traduzione tecnica, Traduttore Freelance, Lezioni private inglese, Lezioni private italiano, Carta acquisti, Social card accepted

Profile last updated
Oct 28, 2019

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