background Experience:

  •  After graduating from university, I worked as a software/firmware design engineer for seven years, specialising in telecoms, speech recognition and speaker  verification.
  •  I then worked in technical marketing and marketing management roles in Motorola's European Cellular Infrastructure Division for seven years, specialising in GSM, GPRS and UMTS/3G technologies. I wrote, reviewed and edited white papers, brochures, technical sales training material, website content and technical RFPs. My particular focus was - and is - on making sure that highly technical content is made relevant and understandable for commercial audiences.

Sample Translation Projects:

  • Technical description documents: Mobile apps, Fibre optic cable, Condition monitoring system (thermoelectric power plant),
  • Technical requirements specification documents: WiFi solution, IPTV Monitoring System
  • User guides: Proprietary email system
  • Analysis document: Humanitarian Demining in Colombia including technical annexes (35,200 words)
  • Technical invitation to tender documents: Gas and oil pipelines, Fibre optics

Qualifications:

  •  Computer Systems Engineering (Electronics and IT) 2:1 BEng(Hons)
     University of Bristol, UK
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Translation (ES-EN) DipTrans IoL Chartered Institute of Linguists, UK

Spanish-English Translation: engineering, Telecoms, Technology

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