María Florencia Otero – IAPTI

María Florencia Otero

SKILLS

- ENGLISH - SPANISH


- SPANISH - ENGLISH


PROFESSIONAL SERVICES

- TRANSLATION

- TRANSCRIPTION

- EDITING / PROOFREADING

- LOCALIZATION

ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE

  • University Degrees:

     

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Translation: Public Translator of English-Spanish – School of Languages, National University of Cordoba, Argentina – 1999-2003 (five-year course of study)
    • Bachelor’s Degree in Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language (ESL/EFL) – School of Languages, National University of Cordoba, Argentina – 1999-2005 (five-year course of study)
    • Graduate Degree in English Language and Literature – School of Languages, National University of Cordoba, Argentina – 1999-2004 (five-year course of study). Thesis: Societal changes and the persisting feeling of dissatisfaction in women’s lives: An analysis of Michael Cunningham’s The Hours (Grade: 10/10)

    Post-graduate Course:

     

    • Certified Copy Editor and Proofreader of Spanish – Fundacion Litterae-Fundeu (2009-2011)

     

    Certifications:

     

      • Certified Localisation Professional by The Institute of Localisation Professionals (TILP) – ID # 08062

     

SPECIALIZATION AREAS

- COMPUTING AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY - EDUCATION - FOOD AND BEVERAGES - MEDICINE AND HEALTH - SPORTS AND ENTERTAINMENT - TOURISM AND TRAVEL

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE

I have been working in the translation industry since 2004

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

Sworn Translator of English - Colegio de Traductores Publicos de la Ciudad de Buenos Aires (CTPCBA)
International Association of Professional Translators and Interpreters (IAPTI)

SOFTWARE

Use of MS Office, Adobe Acrobat Pro, ABBYY FineReader, QA Distiller, and X-Bench. MS Windows and Mac OS X environments. 10 key stroke.
CAT Tools: SDL Trados 2007, SDL Trados Studio 2011, SDLX, STAR Transit, Wordfast Pro, Alchemy Catalyst, SDL Passolo, WebBudget XT, MemoQ.
Graphic Design: Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign.
Proficient use of Track Changes.