Rustam Muhamad is a native Malay speaker, graduated from National University of Malaysia and has a degree in Information Technology (Industrial Computing). He has started his translation service full-time in 2016.
He provides professional Translation, Transcreation and Editing services for English to Malay language and vice versa. His area of expertise includes Banking, Marketing, IT, Arts, Artwork/Illustrations, Software, ERP, Manufacturing, Telecommunications, Sports, Insurance, Medical and Entertainment.
Rustam has vast experience in the translation Industry. Some of his qualities are meticulous, attention to details and quality assurance.
He had successfully completed ‘Successful Professional Freelance Translator’ course by Mindsoft Resources (Malay Freelance Translator).
Five years involvement in the field of translation. Translated roughly 300,000 words in the last 18 months through agencies and some private clients. I also have experience with subtitle translation. My CAT tool of choice is SmartCat, but I also have skills in using Trados, MateCat and Google Translator Toolkit.
My portfolio that includes my CV and some of my translation samples can be accessed from this link for your reference and further consideration.
I started translating academic thesis in 2016 from English into Malay language while completing my Master of Science. Later, in 2018 I decided to become a full-time freelance Malay/English translator. Even though my experience in the translation industry is less than 5 years, however my experience and knowledge, especially in engineering and sciences, are my advantages.