Member since Aug '13

Working languages:
French to English

Francis Murphy
FR>EN engineering translations

Local time: 16:05 ADT (GMT-3)

Native in: English (Variant: US) Native in English
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FR>EN engineering translations
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified member
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Specializes in:
Automation & RoboticsElectronics / Elect Eng
Mechanics / Mech EngineeringManufacturing
Engineering: Industrial

Preferred currency USD
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 85, Questions answered: 46
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Experience Years of experience: 10. Registered at Aug 2013. Became a member: Aug 2013. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
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Software Adobe Acrobat, memoQ, MemSource Cloud, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, ABBYY, Powerpoint
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Original career as engineer in electronics, robotics and industrial automation including 20 years working in New England and Ohio plus 10 years in Canada in French-speaking workplaces. Naturalized US citizen. BSEE, MSEE, MBA; registered professional engineer in Canada. Skilled writer of technical papers, application notes, trade magazine articles and promotional materials. As leader of a startup robot vision company in Quebec City, provided regular consecutive interpretation support for R&D teleconferences with US parent in San Jose, as well as FR>EN written translation of sensitive documents including sales plans, design specifications, contracts and individual performance reviews.

Born and raised in a bilingual province of Canada. Mother tongue English, educated in French beginning at age six. Have worked in both French and English-speaking environments in engineering and in government -- speaking, reading and writing in both languages. Skilled with US English and Quebec French. Member, American Translators Association and New England Translators Association.

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Total pts earned: 93
PRO-level pts: 85

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Keywords: machine vision, robotics, automation, machinery, winder, motor, automotive, ultrasonics, electronics, mechanical, image processing, assembly, tooling, patent

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Apr 24, 2019

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