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English to Russian
Russian to English
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Diana Shikova
13 years in business translation - EN-RU

Russian Federation

Native in: Russian 
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified site user
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, Project management
Expertise
Specializes in:
Engineering (general)Business/Commerce (general)
Computers (general)Finance (general)
SAPComputers: Software
IT (Information Technology)Marketing / Market Research
Human ResourcesElectronics / Elect Eng

Payment methods accepted Visa, MasterCard, PayPal, Wire transfer, Skrill
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 2
Translation education Master's degree - St. Petersburg State University
Experience Years of experience: 16. Registered at ProZ.com: Mar 2011.
ProZ.com Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English (St.Petersburg State University, verified)
Russian (St.Petersburg State University, verified)
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Photoshop, Idiom, memoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, Passolo, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, SDLX, STAR Transit
Professional practices Diana Shikova endorses ProZ.com's Professional Guidelines.
Bio
I started working in the translation industry in 2004, when I joined the team of a well-known Russian company that offers linguistic services internationally. From then onwards, I took part in numerous translation projects and gained a solid experience in various fields such as IT, telecommunication, high-tech, business and marketing. Today I am a full-time freelancer providing professional translation services, and work with both end customers and translation agencies.

My extensive portfolio includes long-term projects for SAP, Endress+Hauser, DHL, Autodesk, Ford, Nordson, Microsoft, Outotec, eBay and other current big-name companies. I translate various kinds of texts, including technical manuals, training and promotional materials, press releases, business letters, websites, subtitles. I also take part in software and website localization on a regular basis. As part of my collaboration with translation agencies, I gained experience in editing and proof-reading, and as a self-employed translator I have successfully completed a number of turn-key projects, which can be proved by positive references upon request.

My competitive position is based on a deep knowledge of the Russian language, which helps me deliver high-quality translation according to the customer’s guidelines, even within tight schedules. During my work in public relations, I developed very strong copywriting skills in both Russian and English, as well as experience in outsourcing translation projects. Thus, you will be sure to work with a provider who understands your expectations and quality requirements.

To enable higher efficiency and speed up the translation process, I work with various CAT tools, including SDL Trados Studio, Passolo, Idiom, MemoQ, etc.

I am open to offers and ready to participate in long-term projects requiring full-time engagement.
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Total pts earned: 121
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Top languages (PRO)
English to Russian101
Russian to English20
Top general fields (PRO)
Other44
Tech/Engineering43
Medical16
Law/Patents8
Marketing6
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Top specific fields (PRO)
Business/Commerce (general)16
Human Resources12
Medical (general)12
Electronics / Elect Eng12
Marketing / Market Research10
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters8
IT (Information Technology)8
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Keywords: Russian, English, translation, professional, experienced, proofreading, translator, Moscow, Russia, document, IT, business, finance, telecom, telecommunications, high-tech, technology, software, computers, manual, glossary, SDL Trados, Idiom, MemoQ, translation project, high quality, marketing, localization, business letter, PR, public relations, guide, guidelines, expert, linguist, communications, deadline


Profile last updated
Apr 19, 2019



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