Basic Info

Omar Aamer

3 years

6th of October, Egypt

Bachelor's Degree

Experienced

Work Experience

(Freelance) Subtitler/Translator at Screens International Inc.

Experience Details

(Freelance) Subtitler/Translator

Education/Teaching, Analyst/Research, Writing/Editorial

Experienced (Non-Manager)

We, as freelance subtitling translators are in charge of delivering a specific amount of works per week, these works contain different media material starting from Talk Shows, Cooking Shows, Sports Shows, Series, to Movies.

We are divided into team from different countries, each is responsible for a specific account with certain jobs and materials.

These media material when done, are revised and time-coded to be later encoded into the shows on TV. Of these channels we are working with, MBC and OSN Networks.

Hence, the job responsibilities are:

- Reading through original material and rewriting it in the target language, ensuring that the meaning of the source text/video is retained.
- Using the internet and email as research tools throughout the translation process.
- Providing grammatically-correct, coherent, and easy-to-understand subtitles/translations for foreign films and TV series & programmes to all types of audiences.
- Providing those subtitles to multinational, prominent, and leading companies in the field: MBC, OSN, Netflix, and FOX.
- Prioritizing work to meet deadlines.
- Proofreading and editing final translated versions of any kind of materials; written or in movies.


Company Details

Screens International Inc. (multinational)

Beirut (Freelance), Lebanon

101-500 employees

Research , Education, Translation and Localization

http://www.screensint.com/

Nov 2013 to present (3 years 1 month)
Translator/Linguist at Bayan Tech for Translation and Localization

Experience Details

Translator/Linguist

Writing/Editorial

Experienced (Non-Manager)

Translators and Linguists at Bayan-Tech predominantly work with business, technical, legal, gaming, marketing, financial, and scientific written materials including letters, reports, articles, books, files... etc. The work incorporates:

- Translating original material from various fields: Gaming, Software, Marketing, Automotive, Legal, Mobile, Android, Documents.
- Using almost all CAT tools in the process.
- Liaising with clients to discuss any unclear points.
- Proofreading and editing final translated versions.


Company Details

Bayan Tech for Translation and Localization

Cairo, Egypt

51-100 employees

Translation and Localization

http://bayan-tech.com/

Jun 2016 to present (6 months)
International Support Agent at Stream Global Services

Experience Details

International Support Agent

Marketing/PR/Advertising

Entry Level

- Handling customers/subscribers to SiriusXM radio in Canada and the US.
- Use telephone to reach out to customers to verify account information.
- Resolve customers’ inquires/negotiate deals via phone or e-mail.


Company Details

Stream Global Services

October 6th city, Egypt

501-1000 employees

Marketing and Advertising

https://www.linkedin.com/company/stream-global-services

Jan 2012 to Dec 2012 (11 months)
Junior Sales Executive at Teleperformance: Emering Media UK

Experience Details

Junior Sales Executive

Marketing/PR/Advertising

Entry Level

- Telemarketing of various products held by British Network Telecommunications companies such as: Orange, O2, and Vodafone UK.
- Influence customers to purchase products or subscribe to services.
- Answering incoming inquiries from the customers regarding the products.


Company Details

Teleperformance: Emering Media UK (multinational)

Heliopolis, Cairo, Egypt

101-500 employees

Marketing and Advertising

http://emerging-media.co.uk/index.html

Jan 2011 to Jan 2012 (1 year)

Achievements


English into Arabic translation project submitted to the UNDP under the name of "UNDP Global Toolkit on the 3x6 Approach"

Education

BA in Foreign Languages and Translation

Education Details

BA

Foreign Languages and Translation, English Literature, Written, Consecutive, and Interpretation Translation

Misr University for Science and Technology (MUST), Egypt

A / Excellent / 85 -100%

Political/Economical/Literal/S

N/A

Misr University for Science and Technology (MUST)
2011 - 2015
High School - Thanaweya Amma

High School Details

Thanaweya Amma

Taher abo zaid

Egypt

2011

C / Good / 65 - 75%

N/A

Taher abo zaid
2011

Training and Courses

Training/Course Details

English Conversation Course

Aug 2013

American Academy

A set of sessions regarding English Conversation and Presentation Skills.

Training/Course Details

Political/Economical/Press Translation Diploma

Sep 2013

Middle East News Agency

The course is conducted over a period of month by set of prominent and leading translators in the field.

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Self-assesed Skills

Languages

Arabic

Arabic

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

English

English

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

German

German

: Beginner

: Beginner

: Beginner

: Beginner

Tools and Technologies

Microsoft Word

Microsoft Word

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

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3-5 years

SDL Trados

SDL Trados

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

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1-3 years

MemoQ

MemoQ

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

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Less than 1 year

Memsource

Memsource

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

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Less than 1 year

XTM

XTM

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

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Less than 1 year

WordBee

WordBee

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

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Less than 1 year

Trados Workbench

Trados Workbench

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

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Less than 1 year

Excel

Excel

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

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1-3 years

Key Skills

Analytical, Planner, Creative, Persistent, Handles Stress

Online Presence

https://eg.linkedin.com/in/omaraamer

Passionate about challenging opps.

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