Member since Mar '20

Working languages:
English to Portuguese
French to Portuguese
Spanish to Portuguese
Portuguese to French
Portuguese to English

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Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil
Local time: 06:03 BRT (GMT-3)

Native in: Portuguese (Variant: Brazilian) Native in Portuguese
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Mar 6 (posted via  Just finished a handbook of batteries, Portuguese to English, 2000+ words, for a global brand. Now I'm available! ...more »
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified member
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Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Software localization, Training
Specializes in:
Mechanics / Mech EngineeringEngineering: Industrial
Electronics / Elect EngConstruction / Civil Engineering
Chemistry; Chem Sci/EngAerospace / Aviation / Space
Engineering (general)Energy / Power Generation
Education / PedagogyAutomotive / Cars & Trucks

Preferred currency USD
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 16, Questions answered: 19, Questions asked: 1
Blue Board entries made by this user  3 entries

Payment methods accepted Send a payment via ProZ*Pay
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 5
Experience Years of experience: 5. Registered at Nov 2016. Became a member: Mar 2020. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English (Wizard, verified)
Memberships N/A
Software Google Translator Toolkit, memoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, OmegaT, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, Wordfast
CV/Resume English (PDF)
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I am a Brazilian freelance translator/electrical engineer based in Recife, Brazil.

I translate from English/French into Brazilian Portuguese and I have obtained my experience from translating/reviewing books/handbooks/CVs/games/technical articles and reports and from subtitling videos with general content and particularly related to arts, science, medicine, engineering and management.

End clients (directly or via translation agencies): Adventist Church, Apple, Coalition for Mercury-free Drugs, EDM Mozambique, Google, Happify, IPMA, Nowness, Rockwell Automation, Skillsoft etc.

I also work as a Contract Manager at Petrobras and as a Technical Instructor at Escola Técnica Estadual de Paulista (Technical School).

Software and CAT Tools: SDL Trados, Aegisub, Amara, Lingotek, MemoQ, Microsoft Office, Subtitle Workshop, OmegaT, Wordfast


MBA Project, Programme and Portfolio Management – NPPG, UFRJ, 2017.

Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical) - Poli, UPE, 2014.

Technician in Electrotechnics – SENAI – PE, 2005.

Wizard English School – Proficiency course – 2016, 140 hours.

Working with Translation: Theory and Practice. Understanding the basics of translation – Cardiff University – 2017, 16 hours.

Capacitación de MemoQ – Go Global Language Consulting, 2017, 1 hour

Related Experience – Translation and Review

Translator at EC Innovations
· Provided translation in Brazilian Portuguese for technical documents in English
(Electrical Engineering/Automation)

Translator/Subtitler at Amara on Demand
· Provided/Reviewed subtitles in Brazilian Portuguese for videos in English and in
French (Art, Medical, Science, Technology etc.)

Music Transcriber at Moravia IT
· Provided transcribed songs in Brazilian Portuguese, Spanish and English for
big companies through Moravia’s tools

Video Subtitler at SS Protelo
· Provided subtitles in Brazilian Portuguese for videos in American and British
English (eLearning, Leadership development, Management, Training etc.)

Reviewed Standards/Reports
· IPMA (International Project Management Association): Individual Competence
Baseline for Project, Programme and Portfolio Management, 416 pages
EDM: Design Manual for Distribution Networks, report and annexes, 20 pages

Translated Books
· The Slow Cooker Cookbook by Eric Jones, 33 pages
· How To Write A Meaningful Eulogy in 8 Hours or Less by Alicia Adams, 30 pages

App and Game Localization
· Model Release App (English into Brazilian Portuguese)
· Armored Kitten – game (English into Brazilian Portuguese)

TED Talks

Provided/Reviewed subtitles in Brazilian Portuguese for videos in English and in French:

See the videos below as samples:
Bettina Warburg: How the blockchain will radically transform the economy. TEDSummit
Laurent Bleriot: Et si l'énergie venait de la mer | TEDxReunion
Tomás Barrientos: La Fórmula 5M para sobrevivir a la civilización | TEDxUVG

Software and CAT Tools

Aegisub, Amara, Google Translator Toolkit; MemoQ; Microsoft Excel; Lingotek; Microsoft Word; OmegaT; Powerpoint; SDL TRADOS; Wordfast.


Brazilian Portuguese: Native
English: Fluent
French: Advanced
Spanish: Upper Intermediate


Tony Li, Project Manager at EC Innovations, China.

Affes Bilel, Sworn Translator and Conference Interpreter, Tunisia.

Alicia Adams, Writer/Publisher, United States.

Cezar Rocha, Engineer at Petrobras, Brazil.

Cláudia Sander, Coordinator of Brazilian Portuguese in TED Translators Project, Brazil.

Lucas Dasaieve, Translator, Portuguese Linguist at CSOFT, China.
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: 19
PRO-level pts: 16

Top languages (PRO)
Portuguese to French8
English to Portuguese4
Spanish to Portuguese4
Top general fields (PRO)
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Cooking / Culinary4
Law (general)4
Computers (general)4
Medical: Instruments4

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Keywords: Engineering, equipments, civil constructions, pump, compressor, project manegement, mathematics

Profile last updated
Jul 8

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