Working languages:
Portuguese to English
English to Portuguese

Carlos Ferreira
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Local time: 11:14 BRST (GMT-2)

Native in: Portuguese Native in Portuguese
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified site user
Affiliations This person is not affiliated with any business or Blue Board record at
Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading
Specializes in:
Electronics / Elect EngComputers (general)
Energy / Power GenerationGeneral / Conversation / Greetings / Letters
Computers: HardwarePetroleum Eng/Sci
Science (general)Telecom(munications)
Portuguese to English - Standard rate: 0.10 USD per word / 30 USD per hour
English to Portuguese - Standard rate: 0.10 USD per word / 30 USD per hour
KudoZ activity (PRO) Questions answered: 1
Payment methods accepted Money order, Bank Account
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 2
Glossaries Inglês-Português
Translation education Other - Michigan University (English proficiency test) / Georgetown University (ALIGU English proficiency test)
Experience Years of experience: 8. Registered at Jun 2002. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials Portuguese to English (Associação Brasileira de Tradutores)
English to Portuguese (Associação Brasileira de Tradutores)
Memberships N/A
Software Google Translator Toolkit, MetaTexis, SmartCat, Smartcat
CV/Resume Portuguese (DOC)
Professional objectives
  • Meet new translation company clients
  • Meet new end/direct clients
  • Screen new clients (risk management)
  • Learn more about translation / improve my skills
  • Learn more about interpreting / improve my skills
  • Learn more about additional services I can provide my clients
  • Stay up to date on what is happening in the language industry
  • Improve my productivity

I.Personal Data

1.Name:Carlos Alberto P. Ferreira



4.Country of Birth: Brazil

5.Country of Residence: Brazil

6. Native Language: Portuguese

7. Second language: English

II. Free-Lance Translation

English to Portuguese and Portuguese to English

US$0.10 per source word

III. Language Experience

My experience as to the English language dates back from my childhood years when I lived with Americans and, not only spoke the language, but also learned it grammatically.

Later on, as an electrical engineering student, I carried out English teaching activities in parallel and, every now and then, took freelance translation works.

As a support to my English activities, I have, so far, achieved the following certificates: "English Proficiency Certificate" issued by the University of Michigan, "English Teacher", issued by Brazil-USA Cultural Center, "Special Course in English", issued by Brazil-USA Cultural Center, "English Teaching Skills", issued by Brazil-USA Cultural Center and the American Embassy and "English Composition for Teachers" issued by Brazil-USA Cultural Center and American Embassy.

Also in the process of application to studies abroad, I took up the following English proficiency exams: TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language), ALIGU (American Language Institute of Georgetown University, written and oral test . In both tests I achieved high scores. During my employment history I traveled abroad to take up courses and training in USA, France and Japan.

IV. Educational Background

1.University Degree: Electrical

V. Employment History

General Electric Medical Systems,
Petrobras, Eletronorte, Brazil Ministry of Communications

Keywords: translation, proof reading, Portuguese, English, engineering, electrical, telecommunications, electricity, radio, transmission, history, science, Brazil, electronics, computers, x-rays, MRI, mammography, tomography, power generation, literature

Profile last updated
Nov 17

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