An expert EN/RU translator with 10 years’ experience.
Legal, IT/software, programming, business, marketing.
Strong English-teaching background and qualifications. Dedicated, quality-oriented, responsible, easy to work with. Deadlines kept. Attention to detail.
Raving recommendations from expert EN/RU translators.
Total output: About 1,000,000 words
Experience: Since 2006
Language pairs: ENRU, RUEN (and in some areas DEEN, DERU)
Language skills: Russian: Native
English: Excellent, near-native (C2 Grade A)
Specialisation: legal (contracts, deeds, legislation, court documentation, in particular EU, ECHR)
Major areas: legal, IT/software, IT/programming, web, websites, business, marketing
CAT tools: Trados 2015, memoQ 2015, WorldServer, cloud-based CATs, ready to master more
Capacity: 3,000–4,000 words per day (with TMs and TBs, more)
Business form: Sole proprietor since 2009
Payment: PayPal, bank transfer, credit card via website, money transfer
2006–present Freelancer, private clients (legal, IT, web, business, marketing)
2014–present Asamirian Translations, USA, freelancer and partner (legal, business, web)
2015–2016 All Correct Language Solutions, Samara, Russia (legal, business, software, web)
2007–2008 Advice Language Solutions, Moscow, Russia (news, press releases)
2016 Alliance PRO School of Specialised Translators (Russia)
An intensive course in legal translation An intensive course in general translation
2009 London Teacher Training College (LTTC)
Diploma in TESOL (with distinction) Certificate in TEFL (with distinction)
2006–2008 Russian Academy of Music (Moscow, Russia), postgraduate course
English training under Prof. T. Tsaregradskaya; an intensive translation practicum
2001–2003 Kazan State Conservatoire (Kazan, Russia)
English training under Prof. H. Tokmin; an intensive translation practicum
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Samples of legal and other translations available upon request
Qualifications in English:
2012: TOEFL Score 119 • 2010: CPE Grade A • 2008: TOEFL Score 109
Experience in interpreting live and on Skype (conferences, seminars, consulting sessions)
Experience in teaching English to private students since 2006 (about 5,000 lessons given successfully)
Experience in creative writing in Russian and English, available upon request
Advanced PC user with admin skills. Competent use of CAT and QA tools, MS Office, MS Windows.
Website-making and programming skills (HTML/CSS and related languages, PHP, Pascal, Delphi)