9 years in localization business. Localization, internationalization, DTP, QA, editing, proofreading, testing, postscripting. Used to work with these companies as Qualcomm, Novell, Netscape, Nokia and Lotus as contractor, localizer and/or tester. Areas of experience: telecommunication, workflow, office application, operating systems, network-related hardware, cell phones, displays, palmtops.
Applications available: MS Office 97 and 2000, Corel WP Suite 8 and 2000, Lotus SmartSuite 97, Lotus Notes, Adobe Photoshop 5.5, Adobe GoLive 4.0, Adobe Acrobat 4.0, and some DTP-related applications.
Additional skills: HTML, XML, PostScript troubleshooting.
Prices are low enough:
- plain text translation - $.07/word
- formatted text - $.09/word
- software - $.0.14/word
- proofreading - $.05/word
- DTP - $2/page
- Screen capturing - $2/dialog
- graphics editing - $2-3/graphics
- localization engineering - $15/hour
- testing - $18/hour