I am a professional Egyptian/Australian translator, currently living in Dubai. My mother tongue is Arabic, I am a near native English speaker & I speak French as well. My language pairs are English <> French <> Arabic. I hold 1st place in the Odesk Eng > Ar translation skills test taken by more than 15,000 translators according to Odesk and I rank among the top translators who took the FR<>EN translation skills test. I hold a Bachelors degree of Arts in the English language from the Faculty of Languages "Al Alsun" (Cairo, Egypt), formerly known as the School of Translators. I also hold a Certificate of Attainment from the French Cultural Centre in Cairo. I have an experience of 9 years in the field. I have successfully finished many translation projects in a variety of fields; Media & Television Broadcasting, Journalism & Press release, Politics, Website Content, Marketing & E-commerce, Finance, History, Travel, Food & Nutrition, Environment, Human Resources, Science, Medical as well as General. I also participated in the translation of a book pertaining to Alternative Medicine, called “Superfoods: The Food and Medicine of the Future by David Wolfe. I worked as a freelance translator for some of the leading subtitling companies like Tanweer Enlightenment Int'l Group & Masreya Media which are major providers of media production and programming in the Middle East. I provided Arabic subtitles for American programs, series, documentaries & movies. I also freelanced for news agencies like U.S based Mideast Christian News (MCN) & big multinationals like BAE Systems Saudi Arabia. That's besides proofreading whole projects, courses & e-books. I also worked as a content provider for 2 websites managed by Scribble Branding Advertising Co. Egypt and I taught English as a foreign language & Arabic as a native language for a few years. I'm currently freelancing for 2 reputable translation & localization companies in Dubai. Translation is my passion. I love what I do that's why I do it well. I go that extra mile to make my translations as perfect as I possibly can. I give great consideration to the quality of my work. I have an elegant style that does not forfeit context or culture. I'm self-motivated, fast, organized & have good communication skills. I also have a good eye for detail. I take pride in the quality of my work & in honoring deadlines. I provide 100% human translations & I proofread my work myself.
I am a native English-speaker with key skills in translation (German and Italian to English) and proof-reading. I am a qualified chartered accountant, and I have 12 years' experience in preparing and proof-reading financial statements and reports. I also have professional experience translating Italian internal audit reports into English, and translating/ proofreading German audit reports to management. My main areas of expertise are in proof-reading financial documents and translating financial, business and IT matter to English from German and Italian. I also am interested in proof-reading non-financial documents, as I am an avid reader of novels and a keen racket sport player (specifically tennis and badminton). I have over 12 years experience working as a Chartered Accountant. I am currently FD of a small limited company and run my own accountancy practice in the UK.
I am an expert in creating native iOS apps and games. While I have a strong knowledge of basics, such as common design patterns (MVC, Multilayered architecture), programming languages (Objective C, Swift) and a standard iOS frameworks (UIKit, MapKit, SpriteKit etc.), I also have a great experience in wide number of third-party SDKs: Parse.com, Facebook, PayPal, Google Maps. I'm also familiar with implementing In-App Purchases and subscriptions within the app, integrating local and remote Push Notifications. I really enjoy to deliver a high quality, well structured code to my customers. I'm very self-motivated, honest and reliable person. I also have some experience in the following areas: MSSQL, .NET, OOP, and software design and testing.
* 17 years in UNIX world * Security-minded * Administrator & Developer for complex projects involving automation, integration, data mining * Attentive to details * Ensuring reliable & secure systems operation and effective consulting & coaching * Protection against Spam & other unsolicited communications in email, web and VoIP * Building effective web-presence assets (5+ years in Web/SEO)
In my long career, I've developed expertise in a number of areas, especially communication (written and oral), human resources, sales, administrative services, and related disciplines. One of my greatest strengths is analyzing jobs or tasks and breaking them down into their component parts, then making routines of them so that they can be easily replicated. I am very experienced in business communication and am developing a portfolio of writing in more contemporary topics.
I am an expert User Interface and Web Designer based in Casablanca. Creating beautiful design is my passion, and I'm weak for clean and simplistic look. My Skills: Website Design, UI & UX - Website design based on grid systems for a responsive usage. - Pixel Perfect User Interface - Creating custom Bootstrap themes in Photoshop - Website Prototyping & Wire-framing + Flowcharts - Custom Landing Pages for your new App or Product - Dashboard / Admin Panel / Web Application UI Design - Live clickable prototype of the website using Invision or UXpin Mobile application design, UI & UX - iOS 8 App Design Following Apple’s Human Interface Guidelines - Android App Design - Experienced in Material Design following Google's Guidelines - Pixel Perfect User Interface with Retina @2x and @3x Support - Mobile Wire-framing & Prototyping - Live App working prototype using Invision or UXpin Tools I'm really good at: - Adobe Photoshop - Adobe Illustrator - Adobe After Effects - Invision - UXpin - Balsamic - Moqups Most of my work are here: Website: http://samirdesigns.com/ Behance: http://www.behance.net/samirtimez Dribbble: https://dribbble.com/samirtimez
Education Technical Highschool Degree= Computer Programming Specializiation Associate Degree =Software Programming Bachelors Degree = Bch in Computer Science - Network Security Specialization Masters Degree(In progress)= Communication Systems (Internetworking) Professional Recognitions Cisco Certified Network Associate Cisco Certified Network Professional Cisco Certified Security Professional Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (Lab Pending) Cisco Certified Academy Instructor Public Recognitions Cisco NetPro (husycisco) https://supportforums.cisco.com/reputation.jspa?username=husycisco Experts-Exchange Qualified Expert (MrHusy) http://www.experts-exchange.com/M_3788926.html 10+ (Intense) years of experience I am already helping people out in above communities for free, you can feel safe that you wont have a poor delivery of tasks or projects.