Adolfo Gómez-Urda Montijano

         

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Work Experience

Localization Manager/Engineer, April 2013 - Present

Warner Bros. Montréal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada Currently working on:

Injustice 2
Languages: French, Italian, German, Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, Polish, Russian, etc.
Platforms: PS4 and Xbox One     Injustice: Gods Among Us
Languages: French, Italian, German, Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, Japanese, Korean, Chinese and Russian
Platforms: iOS and Android     WWE: Immortals
Languages: French, Italian, German, Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, Japanese, Korean, Chinese and Russian
Platforms: iOS and Android     Mortal Kombat X
Languages: French, Italian, German, Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, Japanese, Korean, Chinese, Polish and Russian
Platforms: iOS and Android     DC Comics Legends
Languages: French, Italian, German, Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, Japanese, Korean, Chinese, Polish and Russian
Platforms: iOS and Android     Batman: Arkham Underworld
Languages: French, Italian, German, Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, Russian, Japanese, Korean, and Chinese
Platforms: iOS and Android     Fantastic Beasts: Cases from the Wizarding World
Languages: French, Italian, German, Spanish, Latin American Spanish, Portuguese, Brazilian Portuguese, Norwegian, Swedish, Dutch, Danish, Russian, Japanese, Korean, Simplified and Traditional Chinese
Platforms: iOS and Android
Games Localized:

Batman: Arkham VR
Languages: French, Italian, German, Castilian Spanish, Latin American Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, Polish, Russian, and Japanese
Platforms: PS4 and PC     Batman: Return to Arkham
Languages: French, Italian, German, Castilian Spanish, Latin American Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, Polish and Russian
Platforms: PS4 and Xbox One     Batman Arkham: Knight
Languages: French, Italian, German, Castillian Spanish, Latin American Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, Japanese, Korean, Russian, and Polish
Platforms: Xbox One, PS4, and PC     Mortal Kombat X
Languages: French, Italian, German, Castillian Spanish, Latin American Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, Russian, and Polish
Platforms: Xbox One, PS4, PC, Xbox 360, PS3     Mad Max
Languages: French, Italian, German, Castillian Spanish, Latin American Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, Russian, Polish, and Japanese
Platforms: Xbox One, PS4, and PC     Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor
Languages: French, Italian, German, Castillian Spanish, Latin American Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, Japanese, Russian, and Polish
Platforms: Xbox One, PS4, Xbox 360, PS3, and PC     Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate
Languages: French, Italian, German, Castillian Spanish, Latin American Spanish, and Russian
Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3, PC, Wii U, Nintendo 3DS, and PS Vita     Gauntlet: Slayer Edition
Languages: French, Italian, German, Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, Polish and Russian
Platforms: PC and PS4     Batman Arkham: Origins
Languages: French, Italian, German, Castillian Spanish, Latin American Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, Japanese, Korean, Russian, and Polish
Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3, PC, and Wii U     LEGO Legends Of CHIMA Online
Languages: French, German, and Danish
Platforms: PC and iOS

Localization Project Manager, September 2010 - January 2013

THQ, Montreal, Quebec, Canada Games Localized:

Metro: Last Light
French, Italian, German, Spanish, Dutch, Japanese, Russian, Polish, and Czech
Xbox 360, PS3, and PC     Company of Heroes 2
French, Italian, German, Spanish, Russian, Polish, and Czech
PC     Darksiders II
French, Italian, German, Spanish, Dutch, Japanese, Russian, Polish, and Czech
Xbox 360, PS3, and PC     Saints Row The Third
French, Italian, German, Spanish, Dutch, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Polish, and Czech
Xbox 360, PS3, and PC     Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine
French, Italian, German, Spanish, Dutch, Japanese, Russian, Polish, and Czech
Xbox 360, PS3, and PC     SpongeBob's Surf & Skate RoadTrip
French, German, Spanish, and Dutch
Xbox 360 Kinect     Red Faction: Armageddon
French, Italian, German, Spanish, Japanese, Russian, Polish, and Czech
Xbox 360, PS3, and PC     Homefront
French, Italian, German, Spanish, Dutch, Japanese, Russian, Polish, and Czech
Xbox 360, PS3, and PC

Localization Engineer, October 2005 - September 2010

Ubisoft, Montreal, Quebec, Canada Games Localized:

Assassin's Creed Brotherhood
French, German, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Danish, Dutch, Norwegian, Swedish, Russian, Polish, Czech, Japanese, and Korean
Xbox 360, PS3, and PC     Assassin's Creed II
French, German, Italian, Spanish, Danish, Dutch, Norwegian, Swedish, Russian, Polish, Czech, Japanese, and Korean
Xbox 360, PS3, and PC     Assassin's Creed
French, German, Italian, Spanish, Japanese, Korean, Russian, and Polish
Xbox 360 and PS3     Assassin's Creed: Director's Cut Edition
French, German, Italian, Spanish, Korean, Russian, Polish, and Czech
PC     Far Cry 2
French, German, Italian, Spanish, Japanese, Russian, Polish, Czech, and Hungarian
Xbox 360, PS3, and PC     Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Vegas 2
French, Italian, German, Spanish, Japanese, Russian, and Polish
Xbox 360, PS3, and PC     Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Vegas
French, Italian, German, Spanish, Japanese, Russian, and Polish
Xbox 360, PS3, and PC     Prince of Persia: The Two Thrones
Japanese and Korean
PS2     Brothers in Arms: Hell's Highway
French, German, Italian, Spanish, Japanese, Russian, and Polish
Xbox 360, PS3, and PC     Pure Football
French, German, Italian, Spanish, Dutch
Xbox 360 and PS3     Academy of Champions
French, German, Italian, Spanish, and Dutch
Nintendo Wii     CSI:NY
French, German, Italian, and Spanish
PC     No More Heroes 2: Desperate Struggle
French and Spanish
Nintendo Wii     Michael Jackson The Experience
French, German, Italian, Spanish
PSP     Assassin's Creed: Bloodlines
French, German, Italian, Spanish, Danish, Dutch, Norwegian, Swedish, Russian, and Japanese
PSP     Star Wars: Lethal Alliance
French, German, Italian, and Spanish
PSP     Imagine Detective
French, German, Italian, Spanish, Danish, Dutch, Norwegian, and Swedish
Nintendo DS     Cesar Millan's Dog Whisperer
French and Spanish
Nintendo DS     Battle of Giants - Dinosaurs
French, German, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Swedish, and Norwegian
Nintendo DS     Hamsterz 2
French, German, Italian, Spanish, and Dutch
Nintendo DS     Surf's Up
French, German, Italian, and Spanish
PSP, DS, and GBA

Senior Spanish Translator/Reviewer, January 2003 - October 2005

SDL International, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Software Developer (Corel Ventura 10), January - August 2002

Corel Corporation, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Freelance Subject Matter Expert (Java, HTML, DHTML, XML), February 2002 - April 2005

Transware plc.

Freelance Spanish Reviewer, September - October 2002

Symantec Corporation

Webmaster, Translator, Research Assistant, and Office Assistant, September 2000 - August 2002

School of Linguistics and Applied Language Studies (SLALS), Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada

Freelance Multimedia Translator, 1998 - 1999

DLMultimedia, Madrid, Spain

Translator and Interpreter, 1997 - 1998

Sierra Nevada Basketball Club of Granada, Spanish top division, Granada, Spain

Technical Skills

Education

Bachelor of Computer Science, September 2000 - December 2006
Location: Concordia University, Montréal, Québec, Canada
CS courses taken: Programming Methodology, System Hardware, Introduction to Theoretical Computer Science, Data Structures and Algorithms, System Software, Technical Writing and Communication, Software Engineering I, Operating Systems, Data Communication and Computer Networks, Databases, Designing Programs with C++
Location: Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
CS courses taken: Abstract Data Types and Algorithms, Computer Organization, Internet Application Programming, Programming in C++, Design and Implementation of Computer Applications, Introduction to Systems Programming, Introduction to Object-Oriented Programming, Discrete Structures I & II
Graduate Diploma in Software Localisation, 1999 - 2000
Location: University of Limerick, Ireland
Courses taken: Localisation Process I & II, Language Engineering I & II, Programming Global Applications I & II, Quality and Localisation, Localisation Engineering Fundamentals
Bachelor of Arts in Translation and Interpreting, 1995 - 1999
Location: Universidad de Granada, Spain
Specialization: Scientific and Technical Translation

Publications and Presentations

Additional Skills and Interests

Last updated: November 30th, 2016
Curriculum Vitae of Adolfo Gómez-Urda