Member since Nov '20

Working languages:
English to Portuguese
Spanish to Portuguese
Portuguese (monolingual)

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Julio Cinquina
Academic background in Modern Languages

São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
Local time: 15:30 BRST (GMT-2)

Native in: Portuguese (Variant: Brazilian) Native in Portuguese
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Hello! Thank you for visiting my profile.

As a native Brazilian Portuguese speaker with a solid knowledge of English and Spanish, academic background in Modern Languages and work experience in the language industry, I can help you tap into the Brazilian Market by providing accurate and reliable translations that read as if they were originally written in Portuguese.

Please don't hesitate to contact me via ProZ.com if I can be of service to you. I will be happy to provide a free quote for your next project!


Highlights

Language pairs:

    ◻ English > Brazilian Portuguese

    ◻ Spanish > Brazilian Portuguese

Services: translation, editing, proofreading and MT post-editing.

 CAT Tools: SDL Trados Studio 2021, memoQ (license required), Memsource, Smartcat, Wordfast Anywhere and others.

 SDL Certified: SDL Trados Studio 2019 - Advanced (Level 3)

◼ BA in Modern Languages (expected graduation: December 2020)

◼ Languages:

    ◻ Portuguese (Brazilian): native speaker

    ◻ English: near-native (TOEFL ITP Certificate, verified by ProZ.com)

    ◻ Spanish: near-native (College major + exchange program in Spain)


Experience in the Language Industry

Freelance Translator | 2020 – present

Translator at Global Voices | 2019 – present

As a member of Project Lingua, I translate news articles about people whose voices and experiences are rarely seen in mainstream media.

Published translations: https://pt.globalvoices.org/author/julio-cinquina/

◼ Proofreading Intern at Global Translations.BR | São Paulo, Brazil | 2015 – 2016

As a Proofreading Intern, I was responsible for quality-checking and editing translations for multinational clients, as well as assisting with translation-related inquiries.


Academic Background

◼ BA & Licentiate in Modern Languages: Portuguese and Spanish | University of São Paulo | São Paulo, Brazil (Expected graduation: December 2020)

 Exchange Program | University of the Balearic Islands | 2018-2019 Fall Semester | Palma, Spain


Other Languages

 Catalan – basic knowledge (1 year of study + six months living in a Catalan-speaking region of Spain)

Italian – basic knowledge (self-study)


Volunteering

 iFriend (International Student Mentor) | University of São Paulo | 2019 – 2020

As an iFriend at USP, I assisted incoming international students before and after their arrival in São Paulo.


Personal Interests and Hobbies

◼ Language learning and teaching

◼ Information technology

◼ Video games

◼ Playing guitar (acoustic and electric), singing and music production

 

Conference Attendance and Courses Taken

 ProZ.com International Translation Day – 2020

 Autónoma Academy's Translation Webinars – 2020

 APTRAD's TranslateOnline (1st edition) – 2020

 ProZ.com Freelancer Success Summit – 2020

◼ APTRAD's 1st Conference in Brazil – 2019

◼ English for Oral Presentations – FFLCH/USP, Brazil – 2019

◼ Legal and Financial Translation: Beginners Module – FFLCH/USP, Brazil – 2018

◼ 4th "E por falar em tradução" (Talking about Translation) Conference – IEL/Unicamp, Brazil – 2016

◼ 7th JEALAV (Language Learning and Teaching in Virtual Environments) Conference – FFLCH/USP, Brazil – 2016

 

Julio Cinquina's Website

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: 403
PRO-level pts: 395


Top languages (PRO)
English to Portuguese307
Portuguese to English44
Spanish to Portuguese36
Portuguese to Spanish8
Top general fields (PRO)
Tech/Engineering84
Art/Literary48
Bus/Financial28
Law/Patents24
Marketing20
Pts in 4 more flds >
Top specific fields (PRO)
Cinema, Film, TV, Drama39
Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino36
Media / Multimedia23
Marketing / Market Research20
Sports / Fitness / Recreation17
Computers: Systems, Networks16
Law: Contract(s)16
Pts in 38 more flds >

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Profile last updated
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