Member since May '19

Working languages:
English to Portuguese
Portuguese to English
French to Portuguese
French to English
English (monolingual)

Vítor Gonçalves
Chem. Engineer technical translator

Maringá, Paraná, Brazil
Local time: 13:22 BRST (GMT-2)

Native in: Portuguese (Variant: Brazilian) Native in Portuguese
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified member
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Services Translation, Subtitling, Software localization, Editing/proofreading, Interpreting, Training
Specializes in:
Engineering (general)Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng
IT (Information Technology)Petroleum Eng/Sci
Engineering: IndustrialGames / Video Games / Gaming / Casino
Science (general)Mechanics / Mech Engineering
Medical (general)Automotive / Cars & Trucks

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 8, Questions answered: 3
Payment methods accepted PayPal, Wire transfer, Transferwise
Experience Years of translation experience: 2. Registered at May 2019. Became a member: May 2019. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to Portuguese (Cambridge University (ESOL Examinations))
Portuguese to English (Cambridge University (ESOL Examinations))
French to Portuguese (Ministère de l'Education Nationale)
English (Cambridge University (ESOL Examinations), verified)
French (Ministère de l'Education Nationale, verified)
Memberships N/A
Software memoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, SDL TRADOS, Subtitle Editor, Wordfast
CV/Resume English (PDF)
Professional practices Vítor Gonçalves endorses's Professional Guidelines.
Professional objectives
  • Meet new translation company clients
  • Learn more about translation / improve my skills
  • Learn more about interpreting / improve my skills
  • Improve my productivity
  • Network with other language professionals


I'm an English <> Brazilian Portuguese, French > English and French > Portuguese translator, French and English teacher with 2 years of experience.

My Specialty Fields

  • Engineering

  • Chemical Engineering

  • Chemistry
  • Oil Engineering
  • Science
  • Technology
  • Finances
  • Subtitling
  • Videogames
  • Education

Degrees and Courses

  • Bachelor of Chemical Engineering at UEM – Universidade Estadual de Maringá (2011-2016)
  • Master's Degree in Chemical Engineering at UEM - Universidade Estadual de Maringá (2018-2020)
  • Certificate in Advanced English (CAE) (2014)
  • Diplôme d'études en langue française (DELF - B2) (2015)


My Professional Background


  • Looking 4 Idiomas (2017): French teacher for basic, intermediate and advanced students.
  • English/French Tutor (2017 - Present): Teaching English and French to students individually with alternative methods, mostly through videoconference.

Chemical Engineering

  • Cocamar (2016): Intern at an oil refinery plant.
  • EMTRE (2016 - 2017): Intern at a wastewater treatment plant, helping solve efficiency problems on an anaerobic reactor.
  • Translation of engineering product presentations (2019 – Present)
  • Translation of CVs and Portfolios for chemical engineers (2019 – Present)


  • Translation and interpretation of scientific papers (2018 - Present): Translation of scientific papers in order to use them during the Master's Degree Program.


  • Translation of business documents (2019 – Present): Translations of documents such as CVs, portfolios and business plans.

How can you pay me?


I accept payment through Paypal, Wire Transfer and Payoneer

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: 12
PRO-level pts: 8

Top languages (PRO)
English to Portuguese4
French to Portuguese4
Top general field (PRO)
Top specific field (PRO)
Engineering: Industrial4
Mechanics / Mech Engineering4

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Keywords: portuguese, engineering, chemical engineering, science, game localization, english, french, financial, market

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