Professional Information

Profession

Translator

Source Language

Japanese

Target Language

English

Specialties

  • Automotive  
  • Mechanical Engineering  
  • Environment / Sustainability 
  • Communications, Marketing, Public Relations
  • News

Background

Japanese to English translator from the USA living in Japan since 2006. 

Education:
JLPT Level 1, 2010
B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from University of North Dakota (2012 - present)[in-progress]
Asian Studies Program at Kansai Gaidai, Osaka Japan (2004 -2005)
B.A. in Communication from Virginia Tech (2001 - 2006) 

Experience:

4 years as the senior in-house translator and English technical writer for a Japanese manufacturing firm. I have extensive experience with marketing and public relations copy as well as with automotive repair and maintenance, computers/electronics, and industrial/manufacturing processes.