About me

 

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Monica Velozo
email: velozo.monica@gmail.com

EDUCATION
Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ), Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Bacharel degree (equivalent to an American B.S. B.A.), 2005
Major: Portuguese and Japanese

Brasillis, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Translation and Interpreting degree (English), 2011

Centro de Cultura Anglo Americana, Nilópolis, RJ
English Language degree, 2004
LANGUAGES
Portuguese (Brazil): Native speaker
English: Fluent
Japanese: Advanced

IN HOUSE TRANSLATION EXPERIENCE

Primacy Translations, Rio de Janeiro, 2012-2013
(English<>Portuguese<>Japanese translator and interpreter)

Nissan Brazil, Rio de Janeiro, 2013-2014
(English<>Portuguese<>Japanese translator and interpreter)

FREELANCE INTERPRETING AND TRANSLATING EXPERIENCE

Since 2011

Localization of games and apps (English to Portuguese and Japanese to Portuguese)
Consecutive interpreting (Japanese – Portuguese, English – Portuguese)
Simultaneous interpreting (English – Portuguese)
Glossary translations (Japanese – Portuguese)
Technical translations (English, Japanese and Portuguese)

 

 

CERTIFICATES

TOEFL – 99, 2012
Japanese Language Proficiency Test – Level 2, 2009
The Japan Foundation Long-Term Japanese Language Program, 2011-2012

SOFTWARE
Microsoft Office Package
Memo Q
Cyberlink Video Editor
Cool Pro Editor