Member since Apr '07

Working languages:
English to French
French (monolingual)

Didier Briel
30 years in IT and software

Lyon, Rhone-Alpes, France
Local time: 23:02 CEST (GMT+2)

Native in: French (Variant: Standard-France) Native in French
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, Training
Expertise
Specializes in:
Computers: SoftwareIT (Information Technology)
Computers: Systems, NetworksInternet, e-Commerce
Telecom(munications)Marketing / Market Research
Music

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 104, Questions answered: 50
Payment methods accepted Wire transfer, Skrill, PayPal
Experience Years of translation experience: 12. Registered at ProZ.com: Sep 2004. Became a member: Apr 2007.
ProZ.com Certified PRO certificate(s)
Credentials N/A
Memberships SFT
Software Adobe Photoshop, Catalyst, Heartsome, MemoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, OmegaT, Crowdin, LibreOffice, OpenOffice, Other CAT tool, Passolo, Powerpoint, XTM
Forum posts 519 forum posts
Website http://www.didierbriel.com
CV/Resume CV will be submitted upon request
Conference participation Conferences attended
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About me
English to French Certified PRO

Background


I had a first career in computing, notably as Product Architect, Technical Director and Marketing and Strategy Director within European enterprise software vendors. In these roles, I provided pre- and post-sales consulting services in large industrial and retail corporations, working in English as well as in French.


I became a translator and a consultant in 2004.


As a songwriter and composer, I am also very knowledgeable in English/French terminology of music as well as related technology (software, studio, instruments, gear, etc.).

Specialization

Domains

  • IT, software, telecommunications and new technologies
  • High-tech consumer goods (phones, MP3 players, etc.)
  • Music and related technologies (public address, recording, instruments)

Document types

  • User and technical manuals
  • Software localization
  • Website localization
  • Marketing documents (brochures, presentations)
  • Market studies (questionnaires, discussion guides)
  • Calls for tenders

IT Certification


I was a certified IT professional engineer (ISO/IEC 17024) from 2004 to 2016.

Publications

Les outils libres du traducteur, un écosystème à apprivoiser (The translator's free tools, an ecosystem to tame)
Traduire (SFT's journal) #224, July 2011
Du développement à la traduction : les projets en équipe d'OmegaT (From development to translation: OmegaT team projects)
Traduire (SFT's journal) #233, December 2015
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: 123
PRO-level pts: 104


Top languages (PRO)
English to French60
French to English44
Top general fields (PRO)
Tech/Engineering39
Other28
Law/Patents16
Bus/Financial13
Art/Literary8
Top specific fields (PRO)
Business/Commerce (general)13
Computers: Software12
Law: Contract(s)8
Engineering (general)7
Ships, Sailing, Maritime5
International Org/Dev/Coop4
Law (general)4
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    Keywords: software, manual, online help, IT, market research, translation, localization, localisation, music, instrument, recording, studio, marketing, market studies, technology, website, web site, consulting, OmegaT, computer, telecommunications


    Profile last updated
    Aug 1



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