ORION R. SCHMIDT, M.A.

TRANSLATOR – GERMAN TO ENGLISH 

LANGUAGES

English – Native Speaker
German – Fluent
French – Basic Knowledge
Spanish – Basic Knowledge

COMPUTER KNOWLEDGE

SDL Trados/TagEditor
Microsoft Office Suite
Dreamweaver
Photoshop
InDesign
Acrobat 
Windows XP
Mac OS X
Unix/Linux

EDUCATION

MA in German Studies
Bowling Green State University, 2006

BA in German Studies, Telecommunications
Bowling Green State University, 2004

EXPERIENCE

Native Speaker of U.S. English
Master of Arts in German Studies
Translation of a Wide Variety of Automotive Specifications and Presentations
Translation of DIN Standards for Lightning Protection Systems
Translation of Various Technical Specifications
Translation of Several IT Infrastructure Manuals for a Major Airline
Translation of System Documentation for Large Mail Service Provider
Translation of Press Releases for a Major Chemicals Company
Translation of Proposal for Children’s Video Game
Translation of Dissertation on Remote Sensing Applications
Translation of Technical Papers/Dissertation on Geodesy/Aerial Imagery
Translation of Business Systems PowerPoint Presentations
Translation of Various Forms of Financial Documents
Translation Coursework at the University of Salzburg, 2005 (German>UK English) and at Bowling Green State University, 2006 (German>US English)

EXPERTISE

Automotive
Telecommunications
Marketing
IT (Information Technology)
Computers: Hardware & Software
Computers: Systems, Networks
Alternative Energy 
Agriculture
Engineering: Electrical, Mechanical
Cinema, Film, TV, Drama

REFERENCES

To prevent my colleagues from receiving unwanted messages, I have not included their contact information here; however, I will provide references upon request.

You can also find me at Proz and Translators Café. Any questions can be directed to orion [at] this domain [dot] com. 


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