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English to Chinese
Chinese to English

Fred Ma
16 Years Translation and Localization

China
Local time: 12:00 CST (GMT+8)

Native in: Chinese (Variants: Traditional, Simplified) Native in Chinese
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Professional, Reliable and Efficient
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified member
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, Subtitling, Desktop publishing, MT post-editing, Voiceover (dubbing)
Expertise
Specializes in:
Human ResourcesIT (Information Technology)
Computers: SoftwareComputers: Hardware
Computers: Systems, NetworksSAP
Marketing / Market ResearchBusiness/Commerce (general)
Automotive / Cars & TrucksEngineering (general)

Rates
English to Chinese - Rates: 0.07 - 0.12 USD per word / 28 - 40 USD per hour
Chinese to English - Rates: 0.07 - 0.12 USD per character / 28 - 40 USD per hour
Preferred currency USD
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 836, Questions answered: 408, Questions asked: 107
Blue Board entries made by this user  11 entries

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Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 6
Glossaries Audio Technology, Aviation, Computer Hardware, Computer Software, HRM, Information Technology, Machinery, Machinery-Infrastructure, SAP, Telecommunications
Translation education Bachelor's degree
Experience Years of translation experience: 20. Registered at ProZ.com: Apr 2006. Became a member: Jun 2010.
ProZ.com Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to Chinese (Science and Technology Translators' Association of the Chinese Academy)
Memberships N/A
Software Across, Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Alchemy Publisher, Catalyst, DejaVu, Dreamweaver, FrameMaker, Frontpage, Helium, IBM CAT tool, Idiom, Indesign, LocStudio, memoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Multilizer, OmegaT, Microsoft Localization Studio, SmartCAT, Pagemaker, Passolo, Powerpoint, QuarkXPress, SDL TRADOS, SDLX, STAR Transit, Translation Workspace, Wordfast, XTM
Website http://www.proz.com/profile/143309
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Training sessions attended Trainings
Professional practices Fred Ma endorses ProZ.com's Professional Guidelines (v1.1).
Bio
A full-time independent translation and localization professional, based in Beijing, China. Chinese is my native language, while English is a language I have been working with intensively for decades. My translation and localization career started in 1999. Since then, I took part in a lot of translation and localization projects, so I have a solid background in a variety of fields. If you want to find a reliable translation and localization professional, please feel free to contact me.


Contact Details:

Email: Primary: fredmamxr@163.com; Alternative: fredma.mxr@gmail.com
Skype: mxrsuper

Working Language Pairs:

English - Simplified Chinese (Mandarin)
English - Traditional Chinese (Mandarin)

LQA Service

Checking post-editing files for linguistic issues and logging in LQA report
Checking the screenshots for UI issues and annotating, and logging in the LQA report
Having rich experiences in the 3rd-party LQA for Microsoft, Symantec and McAfee

Translation Service

Average 2000 - 3000 words per day (6000 words per day for editing and proofreading).
(I am also a member of three-person team. The availability of the team depends on your request. My team throughput capacity is about 8000 - 12000 words/per day.)


Qualification and Certificates:

College English Test-4 (Awarded by Ministry of Education, PRC) (1994)
College English Test-6 (Awarded by Ministry of Education, PRC) (1995)
National Computer Rank Examination Certificate Grade 3 (Awarded by Ministry of Education, PRC) (1995)
Bachelor of Water Conservancy and Hydropower Engineering Construction, Taiyuan University of Technology in China
Computer Science equivalence degree


Typical Fields (translation/editing/proofreading):

IT, Computer (Software, Hardware, Systems, Network)
Business, Management
Marketing and Advertising material
Telecom
Technical/Mechanical/Electrical and Electronics/Design
Automotive/Cars & Trucks
Surveying
General topics


Projects History (partial):

IT, Computer (Software, Hardware, Systems, Network):
SUSE Linux Administration Guide, 44,602 words
Novell YaST, 14,807 words
Microsoft Whidbey, 20,124 words
J2SE 6.0, 45,772 words
Isilon website and news release translations -Network Storage Solutions, 12,516 words
Symantec Enterprise Vault 7.5 SP3 ReleaseNotes, 24,621 words
Google: BlackBerry Internet Service, gadgets development, Gmail, 19,226 words
Oracle IAS help, 101,315 words,
Computer Associates, SDM Implement, 18,567 words
MicroSoft SureStep, 19,037 words
MSTC Embedded Server Content, 11,688 words
AVG UI, online help, User Manual, 73,042 words
CA Wily Introscope Configuration and Administration Guide, online help, 19,416 words
McAfee Products (McAfee Network Security Platform, IntruShield IPS IntruShield Security, McAfee Firewall, McAfee Total Protection, McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator, McAfee ISM Appliance,...) 1,716,784 words
Samsung computer and TV, 37,147 words
Novell ZENworks Endpoint Security Management Administration Guide update, 9,444 words
Microsoft AGPM, help, 8,250 words
Symantec ENKB, 20,440 words
Symantec Enterprise Vault, help, 6,283 words
Symantec Veritas, help, 18,897 words
Symantec Enterprise Vault, help, 10,525 words
Sybase Advantage Database Server, Afaria, iAnywhere Mobile Office etc., 11,651 words
Google Apps API, online help, 5,364 words
Sun Solaris User's Guide, 21,568 words
MS Learning (Silverlight materials): Customizing the PHP application on Windows; Customizing the ASP.NET application; Adminstration and Maintenance - Basic; Creating an ASP.NET MVC Applicaion; Managing Databases on Windows; Adding video to your site with Silverlight; 20,987 words
Oracle iPlatform lesson, 6,654 words
SharePoint Reference Architecture, 9,512 words
Intel hardware introduction 19,386 words
JPEO's JTRS Software Communications Architecture Specification, 15,525 words
Unix and Linux Automation, by Kirk Bauer, Tsinghua University Press
Data Access Patterns: Database Interactions in Object-Oriented Applications, by Clifton Nock
.NET Performance Optimization, by Nick Wienholt
Wemeo website, 7,249 words
McAfee® Email Gateway 7.5.0 Appliances UI review in SORT for CHT and CHS, 844 screenshots

Business, Management
PreVisor Assessment Test, 12,590 words
HP-UX Software Distributor Administation Guide, 31,462 words
SSA® Warehouse Management, 17,200 words
MAXIMO Asset Device Maintenance Managment System, 21,400 words
VERITAS Storage Foundation ISP Administrator's Guide, 16,193 words
SSA® Supply Chain Scheduler 6.3.7, 18,775 words
PeopleSoft CRM, EPM, FinSCM, HRMS, SCM, more than 300,000 words
SAP, 2489 entries, about 20,000 words
SAP ECD system, more than 4,000 entries, about 35,000 words
SAP PPT (SÜD-CHEMIE SAP INTEGRATION - MATERIAL MASTER, Clariant’s Product Approval Request User Manual, No CPAR – no Business, ORDER PROCESSES PROCUREMENT BEST PRACTICES, HOW TO CREATE A PURCHASE REQUISITION PROCUREMENT BEST PRACTICES, etc.), 33,771 words
Netsuite, the leading integrated web-based business software suite, FLH_ZJS Manual, 112,707 words; Essentials Training, 29,165; Accounting, 16,137 words;
Oracle CRM On Demand course, 7,895 words
SolidWorks Enterprise Product Data Management (EPDM) ROI Analysis, 11,816 words
Progress Software, development, deployment, and management of data driven applications, 51,802 words
LMS User Guide (Student, Dealer Training Coordinator, Administrator), 8,564 words
Schlumberger Fire Prevention and Mitigation Standard, 5,023 words
Systems Engineering Center of Excellence (ECOE) process of XX Aviation Systems, 8,928 words
REQUEST FOR TENDER FOR Integrated Building Management System (International School of Beijing-Shunyi) 7136 words
Job Descriptions - Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning Technician ((International School of Beijing-Shunyi) 6747 words
Pearsonvue Client Reference, Client Guides, Manual, Test Center Guide, Installation Guide, 34390 words

Marketing and Advertising material
EMC Marketing material, 9,713 words
Cooper Standard marketing material: Global Career Framework and job leveling, 5,522 words
McAfee Marketing, WEB 2.0: A COMPLEX BALANCING ACT, 8,984 words
vStorage Training course, 7,730 words
McAfee Solution Brief and Data Sheet, 9,439 words
DELL laptop, service, platform introduction, sales aid, postcard content, Web banners content, advertisement, podcast, slide content, specification sheet, email, frame screenshot, test report, Dell technical white paper, etc., 61,988 words
EMC marketing material , technology document. 39,409 words
VMware FAQ, banner, email, storage design lecture, design workshop, website, 28,347 words
SolidWorks blogs, subtitle, sales guides, support FAQs, advertising, sales training presentation, 28,734 words

Telecom
AppleCare NAT-WC iPhone Enterprise Advanced, 5,330 words
AppleCare KB, iPhone, iPod, itunes, iCal, MacBook, PowerBook G4, 51,439 words
Nokia mobile phone, 13,922 words
Cisco IronPort appliance, White Paper (Next-Generation Enterprise Network, Next Generation Networks Security, Cloud Computing. etc.), At-A-Glance series, 36,705 words
Polycom® HDX® Software and Options, 110,539 words
Polycom® CX7000 Systems Administrator’s Guide, 10,086 words
Polycom® HDX® Systems Administrator’s Guide, 70,255 words
Polycom® RSS 4000™ System User Guide, 27,924 words
Cisco Security Overview White Paper, 6,192 words
Android Programing and training skills, 18,246 words
Alcatel Lucent 368,780 words:
Alcatel-Lucent 7750 SR OS MG System Management Guide,36,647 words
Alcatel-Lucent 7750 SR OS Mobile Gateway System Management Guide, 54,353 words
Alcatel-Lucent 5620 Service Aware Manager, LTE ePC User Guide, 22980 words
Alcatel-Lucent 9471 WMM CLI, 128,617 words
Alcatel-Lucent 5620 Service Aware Manager, Alarm Reference,126,183 words

Technical/Mechanical/Electrical and Electronics/Design
CANON iW Desktop help, 8,178 words
RSA6100A Series, Real-Time Spectrum Analyzers Quick Start User Manual (update), 4,122 words
Acrobat 9.0 documents, 11,051 words
SolidWorks, 3D CAD, 24,854 words
Siemens UGS, cPDM, PLM, NX 8.5, Teamcenter Mobility, Subtitle, Webinar, website, 20,502 words
RosettaStone online learning, 8,689 words
IBM dW website technical articles, 29,349 words
Mercury Operator Console Unit (OCU3) User's Manual, 10,460 words
Fiberline Composites, plastic composites for construction and engineering, 14,522 words
WEMO production line user manual, the modern technology of sheet-metal working, 20,542 words
TechSAT GmbH: IMA DIP (IMACT) System Requirement Specification (for Aircraft): 39,564 words
KBR Technical Specification (Static Pwm Uninterruptible Power Supplies, Liquid-immersed Power and Distribution Transformers, Medium Voltage Motor Control Centers), 18,808 words
Coreworx Software Functional Requirement List, 16,111 words
Hydropower (Song Chay Hydropower Project, Construction of Ngong, Koma Rock and Dandora Substations, Construction of Athi River and Isinya Substations), 69,897 words
Adobe Illustrator CS5 How-To Guide, 7,731 words

Automotive/Cars & Trucks
Vehicle Control System, 26,026 words
Caterpillar Machine Product Line Course, 17,178 words
Caterpillar Global Service Learning, 13,488 words
Caterpillar Business Tools for Service Managers, 8,451 words
Caterpillar Website Resouces, 15,772 words
Volvo Customer Support Traning website, service course: 15,739 words
Volvo Trucks FactSheets, 5,101 words
TRAMS technical specification, 25,045 words
Proposal to Tianjin Jiewei Power Industry (jeve) for: Jeve Battery Pack Development Support, 10,601 words
Castrol automotive manufacturing and assembly lubricants, 27000 words


Job Experience

2009.07 - Present: Freelancer
2005.07 - 2009.07. Full time Job in Beyondsoft
2003.10 - 2005.07. Freelancer
1999.08 - 2003.10. Full time Job in Vanceinfo (formerly named Worksoft)


Systems and Tools:

Hardware:
Desktop: Intel (R) Core(TM) i7 CPU 920 @ 2.67 GHz + 6G RAM + 1000G Hard drive + 24 inch BenQ LCD Display
Notebook: Intel (R) Core(TM) i5 @ 1.7 Ghz + 4G RAM + 500G Hard drive
Broadband: 10M

Software:
Windows XP, Windows 7, Word 2007, SDLX Trados (2007, 2011), SDLX, Catalyst, Microsoft Localization Studio, Helium, Passolo Translator (2007, 2009, 2011), Idiom, Wordfast, MemoQ 6.2, Dejavu X, Translation Workspace, XTM, RC-WinTrans X8 Translator, Transistor, Adobe Acrobat Professional, Adobe PageMaker, Adobe FrameMaker, Adobe PhotoShop, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, EZ-find, xbench.

Dictionaries:
Oxford Adanced learner's Dictionary, Collins Cobuild Advanced Learner English Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Collegiate Dictionary, Lingoes, and many Specialized dictionaries, including but not limited: computer, telecom, Power Electronics, Accounting, Architecture, Automobile, Aviation, Commerce, Import and Export Commodities, Mechanism, Metallurgy, Ocean Shipping, Professional Audio, Water Conservancy and so on.

Glossaries:
many glossories for specific projects, including but not limited: Windows, Oracle, Dell, EMC, Symantec, automobile, McAfee, Sun, APPle, SolidWorks, AVG, VMware, Sybase, Netsuite, Autodesk, Siemens, Fluke, Intel, Caterpillar, Cisco, Google, SAP, VOLVO, Audio Technology, Information Technology, and so on.

Thanks you very much for your interest!



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