Member since Mar '08

Working languages:
English to Malayalam
Malayalam to English
English to Tamil

Availability today:

March 2018

Susmith Sudarsanan
Reliable and professional since 2003!

Kollam, Kerala, India
Local time: 19:32 IST (GMT+5.5)

Native in: Malayalam Native in Malayalam
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, Subtitling, MT post-editing, Transcription, Desktop publishing, Project management, Vendor management, Sales, Operations management
Specializes in:
Computers (general)Computers: Software
Finance (general)Law (general)
Medical (general)Medical: Pharmaceuticals
Medical: Health CareIT (Information Technology)
Computers: Systems, NetworksAdvertising / Public Relations

English to Malayalam - Rates: 0.04 - 0.06 USD per word / 10 - 15 USD per hour
Malayalam to English - Rates: 0.04 - 0.06 USD per word / 10 - 15 USD per hour
English to Tamil - Rates: 0.04 - 0.06 USD per word / 10 - 15 USD per hour
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 28, Questions answered: 20, Questions asked: 1
Blue Board entries made by this user  6 entries

Payment methods accepted Wire transfer, PayPal, Check, Money order, Skrill
Company size <3 employees
Year established 2002
Currencies accepted U.A.E. dirhams (aed), Argentine pesos (ars), Australian dollars (aud), Bangladesh taka (bdt), Bahrain dinars (bhd), Brunei dollar (bnd), Boliviano (bob), Brazilian reais (brl), Botswana pula (bwp), Canadian dollars (cad), Swiss francs (chf), Chilean pesos (clp), Chinese yuan (cny), Colombian pesos (cop), Czech koruny (czk), Danish kroner (dkk), Euro (eur), Pounds sterling (gbp), Croatian Kuna (hrk), Hungarian forint (huf), Indonesian rupiah (idr), Israel shekels (ils), Indian rupees (inr), Iraqi dinars (iqd), Iranian rials (irr), Icelandic kronur (isk), Japanese yen (jpy), Korean won (krw), Kuwaiti dinars (kwd), Sri Lanka rupees (lkr), Libyan dinars (lyd), Macedonian Denars (mkd), Mexican pesos (mxn), Malaysian ringgit (myr), Norwegian kroner (nok), Nepalese rupees (npr), New Zealand dollars (nzd), Omani rials (omr), Philippine Pesos (php), Pakistan rupees (pkr), Polish zlotys (pln), Qatar riyals (qar), Russian rubles (rub), Saudi Arabian riyals (sar), Swedish kronor (sek), Singapore dollars (sgd), Thai baht (thb), Trinidad & Tobago dollars (ttd), New Taiwan dollar (twd), U. S. dollars (usd), Venezuelan bolivares (veb), South African rand (zar)
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 1
Glossaries Allowance, Income Tax, Wishings
Translation education Graduate diploma - Diploma in Software Technology
Experience Years of translation experience: 16. Registered at May 2005. Became a member: Mar 2008. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials N/A
Memberships N/A
TeamsMalayalam Localization Team
Software Adobe Acrobat, Frontpage, Google Translator Toolkit, Idiom, MemoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, OmegaT, Leaf, TransTool, Other CAT tool, Pagemaker, Passolo, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, SDLX, Translation Workspace, Wordbee, Wordfast, XTM
Professional practices Susmith Sudarsanan endorses's Professional Guidelines (v1.2).
About me
Introduction    A hard core believer in knowledge sharing, carries a vast experience and an in-depth knowledge of the process and procedures involved in localization and translation.

A fast learner with self confidence level at a higher level than others, can understand and handle any kind technical or linguistic input.
Educational Qualification    Certificate Course in Information Technology, CMC Limited: (March 2003)
Certificate Course in UNIX, C++ & C#, CMC Limited: (September 2003)
Certificate Course in Database Technology, CMC Limited: (March 2004)
CMC Computer Education, Kerala, India

Diploma in Software Technology - CMC Limited
Experience Profile    Having 2 years experience working as Business Transcriptionist in Seaview Support Systems, Technopark, Trivandrum.

Having 5 years experience as Freelance Language Consultant for various agencies in India and abroad.
Key Skills    Familiar with a vast array of CAT tools, concepts and Unicode technologies, including:

SDL Trados 2014 Freelance Studio
Idiom World Server
XTM Cloud

Have vast experience in trouble shooting Unicode rendering issues related to Malayalam Language.
Have expertise in handling translation memories.
Created glossaries for Nokia, Gmail etc.
My fields of expertise Computers: General
Computers: Software
Computers: Systems, Networks
Computers: Hardware
IT (Information Technology)
Internet, e-Commerce
Medical (general)
Medical: Health Care
Medical: Pharmaceuticals
Law (general)
Law: Patents, Trademarks, Copyright
Advertising / Public Relations
Finance (general)
Engineering (general)
My language combinations    English-Malayalam, English-Tamil, Malayalam-English, Tamil-English
Recent Projects    Business

BENQ MOBILE (Mobile Software Localization)
TALLY (Accounting Software Localization and Study Material)
MICROSOFT® WINDOWS XP Download Center (Website Localization)
COGTEST® (Website Localization)
METLIFE (Questionnaire)
WESTERN UNION – Money Transfer (Master Modular Questionnaire)
RESEARCH International (English Master Modular Questionnaire)
PEPSICO (Values Learning Map)
JAY MAC DERMOTT (Ethics Booklet)
STANLEY (Guiding Principles)
YAMAHA (Sales Questionnaire)
FINOLEX INDUSTRIES (Optimum Sanitation Systems)
HARRIS INTERACTIVE (The Future of Retirement)


NOVARTIS - TINEA Infections (Brochure)
Inventory of Depressive Symptomatology – (Questionnaire)
Cogtest® – (Clinical Trial)
Dr. Reddy’s – (Clinical Trial)
Myocet - (Clinical Trial)
EQ-5D development
VFQ-25 and EQ-5D (Telephone Script)
Clinical Trial Questionnaire for National Health Care Institute

I have translated more than 100’s of ICF’s and PIF’s. Translated, Proofread and Final checked several clinical trial questionnaires. I’m working also as a Freelance Project Manager (Malayalam) for a medical research institute. I have done Cognitive Debriefings and Pilot testing on a number of patients for few quality of life questionnaires. The details cannot be disclosed due to the NDA’s signed with respective Health Outcomes Research Organizations.


Department of Public Welfare
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
-Adjudication Statement
Bureau of Hearings and Appeals - Philadelphia
-Notice of Scheduled Hearing
-Acknowledgement Card/Brochure
State of California
-Plan Development Statement
Federal Magistrate Court of Australia

(Some projects are not mentioned here due to the NDA’s signed with various clients.)
Activities and Interests    Internet Surf through the internet to find out latest technologies to advance further in the field of localization
Social Activities A regular blood donor
Automobile Biking
Music Yesudas's evergreen songs
Sports Cricket, Badminton
Contact    Susmith Sudarsanan
Language Consultant
Maruthadi (PO),
Quilon (Kollam),
Kerala, India 691003
Cell +919847091407
Res +914742772127
This user has earned KudoZ points by helping other translators with PRO-level terms. Click point total(s) to see term translations provided.

Total pts earned: 77
PRO-level pts: 28

Top languages (PRO)
English to Malayalam24
Malayalam to English4
Top general fields (PRO)
Top specific fields (PRO)
Law (general)4
Tourism & Travel4
Cinema, Film, TV, Drama4

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Keywords: English to Malayalam, Malayalam to English, English to Tamil, English, Malayalam, Tamil, Medical, Pharmaceutical, Health, Outcomes, Research, Clinical Trial, ICF, Malayalam Localization, Malayalam Localisation, Malayalam Translation, Website Localization, Website Localisation, India, Indic, Indic Languages, Malayalam Language, Malayalam Language Computing, Quality Malayalam Translation, Informed Consent Form, Patient Information Sheet, Google, Kerala, മലയാളം, Quality, Translation, Transcription, Proofreading, Proof reading, Review, Linguistic Validation, Malayalam Linguistic Validation, Lionbridge, L10N, Editing, Malayalam Unicode, Unicode, Trados, Wordfast, SDLX Lite, Versatility, Reliability, Professionalism, Chennai, Tamilnadu, Trivandrum, Cochin, Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Quilon, Maruthadi, Chathampisserry, Advertisement, Malayalam Advertisement,

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Feb 28

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