Member since May '13

Working languages:
English to Portuguese
Italian to Portuguese
Portuguese to English
French to Portuguese
Spanish to Portuguese

Rafael Sousa Brazlate
Helping MLVs into Brazilian Portuguese

Ribeirão Preto, São Paulo, Brazil
Local time: 01:17 BRT (GMT-3)

Native in: Portuguese (Variant: Brazilian) 
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This person serves as a moderator in KudoZ
This person is a top KudoZ point holder in English to Portuguese, Italian to Portuguese
Account type Freelancer and outsourcer
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Software localization, Subtitling, MT post-editing, Training, Project management, Transcreation
Specializes in:
Chemistry; Chem Sci/EngCosmetics, Beauty
Marketing / Market ResearchMedical: Pharmaceuticals
Medical: InstrumentsMedical: Health Care
Medical (general)Patents
SafetyEnvironment & Ecology

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 1873, Questions answered: 947, Questions asked: 31
Payment methods accepted Wire transfer
Company size <3 employees
Year established 2018
Currencies accepted Euro (eur), U. S. dollars (usd)
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 2
Glossaries Automotive [EN-PT], Chemistry, Common language [EN-PT], Common language [IT-PT], Documents [IT-EN], Electronics, Finances [EN-PT], Finances [IT-BR], Genetics, Human resources [EN-PT]

Standards / Certification(s) SDL Certified
This company Offers job opportunities for freelancers
Translation education Master's degree - UNESP
Experience Years of experience: 13. Registered at Mar 2008. Became a member: May 2013.
Credentials English (The University of Michigan, verified)
English (Universidade Estadual Paulista, verified)
Portuguese (Universidade Estadual Paulista, verified)
Italian (Universidade Estadual Paulista, verified)
Memberships ATA, ABRATES
Software Adobe Acrobat, memoQ, MemSource Cloud, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, XTM
CV/Resume CV available upon request
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Professional practices Rafael Sousa Brazlate endorses's Professional Guidelines.
Professional objectives
  • Meet new translation company clients
  • Screen new clients (risk management)
  • Network with other language professionals
  • Find trusted individuals to outsource work to
  • Build or grow a translation team
  • Get help with terminology and resources
  • Stay up to date on what is happening in the language industry
  • Help or teach others with what I have learned over the years
  • Transition from freelancer to agency owner
- BA in Linguistics and Literature and MA in Literary Studies.

- Certificate of Proficiency in English from University of Michigan.

- Working as freelance translator since 2009.

-In-house translator from 2007 to 2009.

Specializes on

-Medical and Pharmaceutical translations, primarily all sorts of documents related to Pharmaceutical (also cosmetic) Industry, namely:

- Investigator's Brochure
- Clinical Study Protocol
- Clinical Dossier
- Site Master File
- Informed Consent Form
- Postmarketing Surveillance Report
- CIOMs Form
- Summary of Product Characteristics
- ATA member
- ABRATES member
-medical devices

- Intellectual property: patents.

Certified user of Studio 2014:

SDL-certified post-editor
TAUS-certified post-editor
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: 1948
PRO-level pts: 1873

Top languages (PRO)
English to Portuguese1418
Portuguese to English255
Italian to Portuguese184
Italian to English16
Top general fields (PRO)
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Top specific fields (PRO)
Medical (general)504
Medical: Pharmaceuticals232
Law (general)116
Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng96
Medical: Instruments83
Mechanics / Mech Engineering74
Finance (general)60
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Keywords: italian, english, portuguese, french, spanish, medical, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, science, technology, patent, analytical chemistry, medical devices, surgical instruments, marketing

Profile last updated
Jan 27