SADAO SASAKI
1780 S.W. Wellington Ave., Portland, OR 972225
Phone (503) 641-2869 Fax (503) 526-8876
E-mail: jetc@earthlink.net




[Education] [Strengths] [Experience] [Affiliation] [Client List] [Contact]



EDUCATION

 

George Fox College: BA in Human Resource Management, May, 1989
Kanda Institute of ForeignLanguages: English, Business Management, German

STRENGTHS Bilingual Skills: English - Japanese Translation: IT, Business and Marketing

Computer Skills: MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, FrameMaker, and PageMaker, Trados Translators Workbench, and HTML.

Operating Systems: Windows XP

Translation Tool: Trados Workbench 5.5


EXPERIENCE Professional IT Translator 95 - Present
Software Localization/IT specialist. Translated over 4,500,000 words of technical and business documents including software manuals, help files, glossaries, and HTML documents, marketing letters, and business briefs. Developed Translators Style Guide for Intel. Extensive experience in QA including application testing and linguistic bug fixing using various applications. Thoroughly familiar with Microsoft Japanese Style Guide.

Westgulf 94 - 95
Translated export documents and business correspondence. Interpreted for executives and attorneys. Performed as a business liaison between Japanese and American companies. Responsible for all phases of export operation including traffic management, export documentation, purchase, sales, Letter of credit handling, and shipping arrangement.

Wood Products International Inc. 89 - 94
Translated export documents and business correspondence. Interpreted at business conferences. Performed as a business liaison between Japanese and American companies. Responsible for all phases of export operation including traffic management, export documentation, purchase, sales, Letter of credit handling, and shipping arrangement.

International Titanium Inc. 81-87
Translated technical documents for CEOs, management, and plant engineers. Presided executive meetings. Acted as an liaison between Japanese companies and American counterparts.

AFFILIATION Member of American Translators Association
Member of Northwest Interpreters and Translators Society
Member of Japan Association of Translators


CLIENT LIST I provided services for:
  • Microsoft, WA
  • Intel Corporation, Hillsboro, OR
  • Sun Microsystems, CA
  • Cisco Systems, San Jose, CA
  • Hewlett Packard, Vancouver, WA
  • Novell, CA
  • Ariba, CA
  • Netscape Communications Corporation, CA
  • NEC, Japan
  • Symantec Corporation, OR
  • Fujitsu Corporation, Gresham, OR
  • Adobe Systems Inc., San Jose, CA
  • Macromedia, Inc., San Francisco, CA
  • Dell, TX
  • TurboLinux Japan
  • Citrix Systems, FL
  • Mirapoint, Sunnyvale, CA
  • Eastman Kodak, CA
  • Corning, New York
  • Sharp Corporation, Japan
  • GE Capital Corporation, Stamford, CT
  • Nike Inc., Beaverton, OR
  • Corning, New York
  • Gateway, San Diego, CA
  • DuPont
  • United Airline
  • IBM
  • Nokia
  • Xerox
  • Autodesk
  • Northwest Airline
CONTACT Sadao Sasaki
1780 S.W. Wellington Ave., Portland, OR 972225
Phone (503) 641-2869 Fax (503) 526-8876
Email: jetc@earthlink.net


[Education] [Strengths] [Experience] [Affiliation] [Client List] [Contact]