Member since Dec '05

Working languages:
English to German

Ricki Farn
IT and IT marketing, 21 years experience

Dortmund, Germany
Local time: 15:42 CEST (GMT+2)

Native in: German (Variant: Germany) Native in German
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Hi, I'm Ricki. Here's what I can do for you:

  • Text types: web sites, content marketing, customer communications, press articles, and more
  • Topics: consumer and enterprise software, digital transformation, customer experience, SEO software, security, cloud, DevOps, virtualization, and more
  • Software localization: extensive experience with UI and UA; passionate about agile localization

My services are based on solid education and experience:

  • University graduate in Computing
  • PhD in English / Cultural Studies
  • 7.5 years experience in an international localization company as a translator, technical and linguistic editor, and technical project lead
  • Freelance translator since 2005 (full-time)
  • Member of tekom, the German association for technical communication, a continuous source of new knowledge

My work speaks for itself:

  • Mostly repeat clients coming back over many years
  • Recent favourite projects: translation of the Quadient website; ongoing agile localization for SEMrush and Esker

I work with Trados 2015:

  • Possible file formats include MS Office files, HTML, XML, files exported from other CAT tools including Cloud tools, and more

Contact me:

Erinaceus europaeus translator ;)
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PRO-level pts: 1077

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German to English163
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Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino79
Marketing / Market Research62
IT (Information Technology)52
Computers: Systems, Networks51
Business/Commerce (general)48
Human Resources35
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