Member since Mar '06

Working languages:
English to Russian
Spanish to Russian

Andrei Schapov
Localization is thinking out of the box

Sochi, Krasnodarskiy Kray, Russian Federation
Local time: 02:19 MSK (GMT+3)

Native in: Russian Native in Russian
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified member
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, Subtitling, MT post-editing, Transcription, Desktop publishing, Project management
Specializes in:
Finance (general)Telecom(munications)
Automotive / Cars & TrucksPrinting & Publishing
IT (Information Technology)Advertising / Public Relations
Computers: SoftwareComputers: Systems, Networks
Cinema, Film, TV, Drama

English to Russian - Rates: 0.05 - 0.07 EUR per word / 15 - 25 EUR per hour
Spanish to Russian - Rates: 0.05 - 0.09 USD per word / 15 - 25 USD per hour
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 44, Questions answered: 27, Questions asked: 34
Project History 1 projects entered

Blue Board entries made by this user  3 entries

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Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 1
Glossaries glossary1
Translation education Other - Int. Linguistics Centre
Experience Years of translation experience: 16. Registered at Jun 2004. Became a member: Mar 2006. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to Russian (ILC Yekaterinburg)
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, DejaVu, LocStudio, memoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Multilizer, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, SDLX, Wordfast
CV/Resume English (DOC)
Professional practices Andrei Schapov endorses's Professional Guidelines (v1.1).
More than 10 years on

My Education:
ILC (International Linguistics Centre), Ekaterinburg,
1999, associate translator

My Fields of expertise: IT-security, marketing, manuals, computer hardware & software, e-commerce, legal, press releases

My Work Experience:
2004 – to date

I have worked for major IT companies on a variety of projects including marketing texts, software localization and more.
Over a million words translated for a customers found through
I specialize in marketing, sound engineering and video games, having worked for a major videogame publisher for over 5 years.
I co-own a private studio and know all intricacies of studio building, sound engineering, anything related to sound: gear, studio and live work, etc.
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: 54
PRO-level pts: 44

Top languages (PRO)
English to Russian36
Russian to English8
Top general fields (PRO)
Top specific fields (PRO)
IT (Information Technology)8
Internet, e-Commerce8
Printing & Publishing4
Construction / Civil Engineering4
Finance (general)4
Computers: Software4
Engineering (general)4
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Project History Summary
Total projects1
With client feedback0
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English to Russian1
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Keywords: IT-security, IT, hardware, software, e-commerce, marketing, games, videogames, printing, MFU, advertising, politics, localization, internationalization, project management, steam, FPS, RPG, arcade

Profile last updated
Aug 27

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