Lucy Machado

Lucy Machado

English to Portuguese (Brazilian) Translator

Esteio, Brazil



What's the difference

My name is Lucy, I'm a native Brazilian with over 15 years of experience as a
Portuguese / English - English / Portuguese translator, proofreader and writer, having accumulated a good number of rated job experiences with a variety of clients. I have recent experience with website translation and localization, SEO article writing and proofreading, as well as general translation of documents, news articles, manuals and transcriptions.

I also have web and graphic design experience, with intermedia…


Work History & Feedback

Brazilian Portuguese Translator for List of Food Words

Fixed Price $40
“Lucy went above and beyond to present the best translations for our document. While speaking to her over Skype, it was clear that she understood what we needed, was diligent about asking questions, and had great input! We highly recommend to her and hope to work with her in the future!”


English to Portuguese / Spanish Translation

15 hrs @ $16.67/hr
Earned $250
“Great job. On time and on budget. Will definitely come back for more translations in this language.”


Portuguese translator to work on ongoing translation project

94 hrs @ $11.11/hr
Earned $1,043
“Good work but could not find the time to work on our project despite promises to the contrary.”


English to Brazilian Portuguese Website Translator

221 hrs @ $5.56/hr
Earned $1,231
“good job”


Consolidate Excel files

Fixed Price $40
“Thank you for your hard work!”


required interactive member

Fixed Price $40
“Excellent job.I would hire this contractor again in future.Good job”


Need Portuguese Printed Manual pages typed from scans in Portuguese lost original file

Fixed Price $44
Job in progress

Tests Taken
Name Percentile Score

English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)


English To Brazilian Portuguese Translation Skills Test


English To European Portuguese Translation Skills Test


English Vocabulary Test (U.S. Version)


U.S. English Basic Skills Test


oDesk Readiness Test for Independent Contractors and Staffing Managers