Professional Information

Profession

Translator

Source Language

English, Japanese

Target Language

English, Japanese

Specialties

Patents, Electric/Electronics, IT, Telecommunications Mechanical, Contracts

Background

ATA Certified for English to Japanese

Native Japanese speaker

Electrical Engineering degree

20 years of experience in the U.S. electronics industry

14 years of experience in translation

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