Working languages:
Japanese to German

translator, engineer & patent specialist

Local time: 02:06 CET (GMT+1)

Native in: German Native in German
User message
triple competence as translator, engineer, and patent specialist
Account type Freelancer
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading
Specializes in:
PatentsAutomotive / Cars & Trucks
Mechanics / Mech EngineeringEngineering: Industrial
Engineering (general)Military / Defense
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 147, Questions answered: 59, Questions asked: 1
Translation education Other - University of Vienna
Experience Years of translation experience: 29. Registered at Sep 1999. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to German (Vienna University)
German to English (Vienna University, Vienna, Austria)
German to Japanese (Vienna University, Vienna, Austria)
English to Japanese (Nanzan University, Nagoya, Japan)
Japanese to English (Nanzan University, Nagoya, Japan)

Memberships tekom
Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Illustrator, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Professional practices Gunsou endorses's Professional Guidelines.
About me
Austrian, German native speaker

+ mechanical engineering
+ automotive engineering
+ light engineering, optics
+ military, defense technology
+ patents, intellectual property rights
+ competitive intelligence

+ automotive and mechanical engineering at engineering college in Vienna, graduation with distinction
+ combat engineer and non-commissioned officer training during compulsory national service in Austria
+ translation studies at University of Vienna and Nanzan University, Nagoya, Japan; translator diploma for Japanese and English
+ continuing education about marketing, technical documentation, terminology management, IP rights, IP strategy and patent management at various national, international and private institutions and at a patent attorney firm in Austria
+ Chinese language studies at University of Vienna

+ 1.5 years as in-house translator/interpreter for a consumer product export/import business; business negotiations, business correspondence, product descriptions, operator manuals; Japanese<>German
+ 8 years as combat engineer squad leader and instructor in Austrian Army Reserve
+ 5 years in Japan as in-house technical writer, translator, editor and interpreter for a technical documentation company; R&D materials, service and owners' manuals for passenger cars, motorbikes, power equipment and car stereo equipment; Japanese<>English
+ 16 years as in-house technical writer/translator/editor for a leading food machinery producer; translation of patents, R&D materials, marketing materials, sales brochures, product descriptions, business correspondence, websites, technical articles, service reports; Japanese<>German, English<>German
+ 5 years as patent manager/patent engineer for a leading food machinery producer and a leading producer for automotive lighting systems; patent translations Japanese>German
+ translation of military news articles for Austrian military magazine; Japanese>German
+ translation of military history articles; Japanese>German, English>German
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: 193
PRO-level pts: 147

Top languages (PRO)
German to English67
English to German52
Japanese to English8
English to Japanese8
Japanese to German8
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Top specific fields (PRO)
Engineering (general)20
Military / Defense16
Automotive / Cars & Trucks12
Engineering: Industrial8
Electronics / Elect Eng4
Construction / Civil Engineering4
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Profile last updated
Nov 3, 2017

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