Professional Information

Profession

Translator

Source Language

English, Japanese

Target Language

English, Japanese

Specialties

Patents, Electric/Electronics, IT, Mechanical, Contracts

Background

ATA Certified for English into Japanese

Native Japanese speaker

Electrical Engineering degree

20 years experience in the U.S. electronics industry

FOCUSED FIELDS:
Patent applications and other patent related documents
Technical documents – Electric, Electronics, IT, Mechanical, etc.

CAREER CHRONOLOGY:
Full time translator since 2005.

Worked for a leading Japanese electronics manufacturer for 23 years in various capacities.

Business Liaison, Wireless Telephone Handset products 1997 – 2004
Business & Technical Liaison, Computer Storage products 1992 – 1997
Technical Liaison, Computer Storage products 1985 – 1992
Engineer, Computer Storage products 1981 -1985

EDUCATION:
Graduated from National Institute of Technology, Kitakyushu College in Japan with an Electrical Engineering degree in 1981.

MEMBERSHIPS:
American Translators Association
Japan Association of Translators