Member since May '09

Working languages:
English to Russian
Russian to English

Rustam Shafikov
IT and telecom: extensive experience

Ufa, Bashkortostan, Russian Federation
Local time: 06:57 YEKT (GMT+5)

Native in: Russian (Variant: Standard-Russia) Native in Russian
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Services Training, Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, MT post-editing, Transcreation, Copywriting
Specializes in:
Advertising / Public RelationsTelecom(munications)
Computers (general)Computers: Hardware
Computers: SoftwareComputers: Systems, Networks
Games / Video Games / Gaming / CasinoIT (Information Technology)
Sports / Fitness / RecreationGovernment / Politics

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 499, Questions answered: 260, Questions asked: 65
Project History 0 projects entered
Payment methods accepted Wire transfer, Visa, MasterCard, PayPal, Moneybookers | Send a payment via ProZ*Pay
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 1
Translation education Master's degree
Experience Years of experience: 17. Registered at Apr 2007. Became a member: May 2009. Certified PRO certificate(s)
Credentials Russian to English (Bashkir State University, verified)
English to Russian (Bashkir State University, verified)
Memberships ATA
Software Across, Adobe Acrobat, Catalyst, DejaVu, Idiom, LocStudio, memoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, SDL Trados Studio 2015, Passolo, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, SDLX, STAR Transit, Translation Workspace, Wordfast
CV/Resume English (PDF)
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Professional practices Rustam Shafikov endorses's Professional Guidelines.
Professional objectives
  • Meet new translation company clients
  • Meet new end/direct clients
  • Work for non-profits or pro-bono clients
  • Screen new clients (risk management)
  • Improve my productivity

Dear Customer,

I am a 38-year-old freelance translator residing in Ufa, Russia. I am a native speaker of Russian with 11 years of professional experience and strong command of English.

I am a Proz Certified PRO Translator in the English to Russian pair.

I am certified in SDL Trados Studio 2011.

I am a proud member of the pre-screened pool of professional game localizers.

As a formally trained Russian Linguist, I have an in-depth knowledge of Russian grammar, spelling and punctuation.

My education

2000 - 2005 - State BashGU University at Ufa ( (M.A., Russian (graduate coursework in translation))

2004 - State Pedagogical University Ufa, Russia (Courses in the BA/MA Program in English)

2004 - State Pedagogical University Ufa, Russia (Program in Technical Translation (Rus/Eng))


• Translation
• Reviewing/Editing/Proofreading

• Linguistic validation

Language pairs offered

• English to Russian
• Russian to English


• IT, telecom, engineering and technical: Translation of technical documentation, software and hardware products, user's manuals, product descriptions, equipment guides, training programs, installation manuals, website localization
• Games/Video Games
• Business and administration: Translation of training materials, business correspondence, business presentations, economic reports
• Computer-related texts (Software, Media/Multimedia, Internet, etc.)

Projects completed

Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd: User's manuals, product guides translation
Cisco Systems, Inc.: User's manuals, product guides, website localization
Intel Corporation: Website content localization
Motorola: Website localization
Ciena Corporation: Marketing content localization
Volkswagen: Translation of press releases, presentation materials for Russian market
Microsoft: Microsoft Visual Studio "Orcas" localization
EMC Corporation: Editing, proofreading, translation
ECI Telecom: User's manuals
Phoenix Technologies: Website localization, translation of online help, EULA
Irdeto: Translation of press releases, marketing materials
Project Cars: Game localization
SMITE: Game localization
U.S. Embassy Moscow: Translation of press releases

References avaialble upon request.

You can also email me at [email protected] or visit my site

Thank you for visiting my profile!

Sincerely yours,

Rustam Shafikov

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Total pts earned: 499
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Top languages (PRO)
English to Russian487
Russian to English12
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Computers: Software100
IT (Information Technology)68
Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino52
Business/Commerce (general)35
Internet, e-Commerce32
Computers: Hardware27
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