Member since Dec '09

Working languages:
English to Ukrainian
English to Russian
Ukrainian to English
Russian to English

Oleksiy Savkevych
Ukrainian localization specialist

Local time: 00:30 EET (GMT+2)

Native in: Ukrainian (Variant: Standard-Ukraine) Native in Ukrainian, Russian (Variant: Standard-Russia) Native in Russian
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Dec 22, 2020 (posted via  Just completed a batch working in a team of nearly 100 hundred translators. It was an MTPE project. No context at all, only some random phrases - a part of a dialogue (the worst ones), captions, titles of articles, sports events, clothes descriptions etc. Good training for me! ...more, + 26 other entries »
Total word count: 764470

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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified member
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Services Website localization, Editing/proofreading, Translation, Software localization, Copywriting
Specializes in:
Advertising / Public RelationsEducation / Pedagogy
Environment & EcologyGovernment / Politics
International Org/Dev/CoopJournalism
Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.Marketing / Market Research
IT (Information Technology)Internet, e-Commerce

English to Ukrainian - Rates: 0.06 - 0.07 EUR per word / 15 - 20 EUR per hour
English to Russian - Rates: 0.06 - 0.07 EUR per word / 15 - 20 EUR per hour
Ukrainian to English - Rates: 0.06 - 0.07 EUR per word / 15 - 20 EUR per hour
Russian to English - Rates: 0.06 - 0.07 EUR per word / 15 - 20 EUR per hour
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KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 60, Questions answered: 24, Questions asked: 1
Project History 9 projects entered
Project DetailsProject SummaryCorroboration

Volume: 1900 words
Completed: Apr 2020
English to Ukrainian
Safety data sheet translation for Eurominds Linguistics translation agency, English to Ukrainian, 1900 words.

Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng
 No comment.

Volume: 2600 words
Completed: Mar 2020
English to Russian
Localization of educational app for a US-based global multicultural educational platform, proofreading, English to Russian, 2600 words.

Education / Pedagogy
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Volume: 16780 words
English to Russian
In July made a translation of a bike manual, English to Russian, 16780 words, for Trek Bicycle Corporation. Obtained a good feedback from the reviewer "I am surprised how good it is. I didn't have to improve a lot. Russian is difficult, my big respect to the translator!".

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Volume: 16000 words
English to Ukrainian
Localization specialist for Dropbox on regular basis - translation of webstrings and offline content (eg. subtitles). Cool experience for me!

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Volume: 150000 words
English to Ukrainian
Localizing an online platform into Ukrainian. Lots of challlenging work for the next 3 months!

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Volume: 310000 words
English to Ukrainian
Time to relax after 60K of translating and 250K of reviewing strings for Wix, a stunning platform for creating websites.

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Volume: 0 words
English to Ukrainian
Doing translations for a world-wide hospitality company. Over 20K words by the end of September.

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Volume: 50000 words
English to Russian
Started working on a large-volume project - translation and proofreading of product descriptions for an online retail service. I did not even realize some of these products really exist :)

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Volume: 20000 words
English to Russian
Just completed a batch working in a team of nearly 100 hundred translators. It was an MTPE project. No context at all, only some random phrases - a part of a dialogue (the worst ones), captions, titles of articles, sports events, clothes descriptions etc. Good training for me!

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Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 6
Translation education Other - Vasyl Stus Donetsk National University
Experience Years of experience: 22. Registered at Jun 2008. Became a member: Dec 2009.
Credentials English to Russian (Donetsk National University, verified)
English to Ukrainian (Donetsk National University, verified)
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, AutoCAD, MateCat, memoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, Smartling
CV/Resume English (PDF)
Events and training
Powwows attended
Professional practices Oleksiy Savkevych endorses's Professional Guidelines.
Professional objectives
  • Meet new translation company clients
  • Build or grow a translation team
  • Meet new end/direct clients
  • Work for non-profits or pro-bono clients
  • Network with other language professionals
  • Learn more about translation / improve my skills
  • Help or teach others with what I have learned over the years
  • Transition from freelancer to agency owner

Welcome to my profile. I have background in political science. For over 20 years I have been involved in translations in different areas - from birth certificates to research papers and online platforms. I am working for agencies - Translators Family (Poland), EasyTranslate (Denmark), Translated (Italy), PATranslations (US), ViewGlobally (Lithuania), EuroMinds Linguistics (Germany), Maxsun International, CCJK Technologies (China), BilingoPlus (Ukraine).

Some of my important projects include:

- IT, UI: translation and review for Wix, Dropbox, Airbnb

- Finances: full portal translation for Hyperwallet, international payout solution

- Education: proofreading of materials about US public schools

- Online shopping: descriptions of goods for Alibaba, Revolve

- Sports: bike manual for Trekbikes, electric scooters, ride-ons for Razor

- Marketing: proofreading of materials  for LINPAC, ECCO, DHL, DOLBY

- International: reports, contracts for UNDP, UNHCR, FAO, USAID,  

- Technical: reports in geology, guidance for crude oil plant maintenance, cement industry (FLSmidth)

- Science: research papers in Chemistry and Biology published in peer-reviewed journals

- Arts: translation of books and papers in Cyprus arts, Etruscan arts, Ancient Greece for a museum.

- Legal: birth certificates, terms of Use for Wix, contracts, diplomas, certificates

- Politics: proofreading of a website about political leaders and their pledges (into English) 


In my work:
- I use CAT-tools SDL Trados Studio, Microsoft LocStudio as well as cloud-based platforms XTM, MemoQ, Memsource, Smartling, Matecat
- I ensure seamless translations, handle large volumes and guarantee on-time delivery
- I am attentive to details, which helps me to improve source text
- I use search tools to provide the most accurate terminology
- I double check translations to provide consistent terminology and avoid wrong numbers and other problems

Contact me at Skype - oleksiy.savkevych

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Total pts earned: 60
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Top languages (PRO)
English to Ukrainian36
English to Russian24
Top general fields (PRO)
Social Sciences12
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Government / Politics20
Medical (general)16
Advertising / Public Relations8
International Org/Dev/Coop4
Marketing / Market Research4

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