Working languages:
English to Spanish
French to Spanish

Melisa Cuevas
Translation & Localization Professional

Madrid, Spain
Local time: 20:44 CEST (GMT+2)

Native in: Spanish (Variant: Standard-Spain) 
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Translation and Localization EN>ES FR>ES
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified site user
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, Subtitling, Transcription
Specializes in:
Art, Arts & Crafts, PaintingIT (Information Technology)
International Org/Dev/CoopGames / Video Games / Gaming / Casino
Business/Commerce (general)Sports / Fitness / Recreation
Computers: SoftwareCertificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs
Tourism & Travel

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 35, Questions answered: 23, Questions asked: 17
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 1
Glossaries Mobile Apps, Traducción Jurada FR-ES
Translation education Master's degree - Universidad Jaume I de Castellón
Experience Years of translation experience: 15. Registered at Apr 2007. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to Spanish (Universitat Jaume I, Facultat de Ciències Humanes i Socials, Departament de Traducció i Comunicació )
English to Spanish (Cambridge University (ESOL Examinations), verified)
English to Spanish (Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain, verified)
French to Spanish (Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain , verified)
French to Spanish (Oficina de Interpretación de Lenguas del Minister)
Memberships ASETRAD
Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Photoshop, Catalyst, DejaVu, FrameMaker, Indesign, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, OmegaT, SDL TRADOS, Wordfast
Training sessions attended Trainings
Professional practices Melisa Cuevas endorses's Professional Guidelines (v1.1).
I am a freelance English/French to Spanish translator based in Madrid, Spain, with 3 years of experience in translation.

I hold a BA in translation and Interpreting (specializing in Legal, Business and Financial Translation) and a Master’s Degree in Translation and Localization Technologies, which allowed me to deepen my knowledge about Website, Software and Videogames localization tools, CAT tools, DTP tools, Terminology Management and Project Management.

Certified/Sworn Translator FR<>ES by the Spanish Foreign Office.

Detail-oriented person with excellent computer skills and a solid knowledge of CAT and terminology management tools.

I guarantee high quality work delivered on deadline and prompt response to your needs.

Work Experience

Certified Translation (French-Spanish)
Official translations: birth certificates, diplomas, certificates of studies, divorce decrees, power of attorney, marriage acts, etc.
Social Sciences & International Organizations
United Nations: EN>ES translation of documents related to the United Nations.
Development and Cooperation, peace building programs, Children’s Rights, press release summaries on political, economic and social issues.
Website translation and localization
Covered areas: marketing/advertising, privacy policies, terms & conditions, FAQs, tourism, IT, software, telecommunications, book catalogues, graphic design, literature, e-learning, e-commerce.
Technical and IT Translation
Translation and proofreading of technical manuals and documentation.
Translation of user manuals of electronic devices (DVDs, TVs, printers, computers, monitors, cameras, assembly instructions…)
o EN-ES Translation of Ubuntu OS manual (Ubuntu Manual Project).
o EN-ES Translation of a Windows 7 OS user guide.
o EN-ES Localization of iPhone & Android applications: VTRADE (trading platform), F1™ 2011 Live Timing and Track Positioning (sports app), Expenses, etc.
Tourism and Hotel Industry
Product catalogs, documentation, tourist guides, quotes, descriptions, booking terms & conditions, restaurant menus. More than 500000 translated words for online travel agencies.

Business and Financial Translation
Contracts, annual reports, tax settlements, bank loan contracts, invoices, balance sheets, commercial letters, foreign trade documents, patents, corporate presentations and brochures.
Audiovisual Translation
EN-ES subtitling of TV series.
Marketing texts
Brochures, web contents, leaflets, press releases, etc.
Ecology and Environment
Several translation works for environmental organizations.

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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: 47
PRO-level pts: 35

Top languages (PRO)
English to Spanish23
French to Spanish12
Top general fields (PRO)
Top specific fields (PRO)
Law: Contract(s)8
IT (Information Technology)7
Finance (general)4
Law (general)4
Tourism & Travel4
Business/Commerce (general)4
Computers: Software4

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Profile last updated
Mar 4

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