Arfan A.

E-Commerce | Localization | Translation | Systems Engineering

English, Indonesian

I was an English teacher by profession even though engineering was my education. Currently, I am a freelance certified translator for English to Indonesian and vice versa. I am certified by the Associ...see more

  • Information Technology, Data & Telecom
  • Retail & Ecommerce


  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice


Indonesian Language Lead

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
11 months
Current position
Nov 2021 - Present
Launched in 2006, Amazon Web Services (AWS) began exposing key infrastructure services to businesses in the form of web services -- now widely known as cloud computing. The ultimate ben...see more

Language Lead

4 months
Oct 2021 - Feb 2022
We are a group of professionals who, using our experience, skills, and passion, identify our clients'​ needs and provide intelligent solutions at a very suitable price. Handling review...see more

Patent Translator

Global Voices Ltd
7 years
Current position
Jan 2016 - Present
Global Voices is an international translation and interpretation services company. Established in 2004 in Stirling, Scotland. Global Voices are able to offer high levels of quality and...see more

Freelance Translator

10 years
Current position
Jan 2013 - Present
Translating various materials such as in-flight entertainment for an international airline, technical manual, advertisement, etc.

BlackBerry OS10 Phones Localizer and Translator

RIM then BlackBerry (through an agency)
5 years
Jan 2013 - Dec 2017
BlackBerry Limited is a Canadian software company specializing in cybersecurity. Originally known as Research In Motion, it developed the BlackBerry brand of interactive pagers, smartph...see more

Indonesian Localisation Expert

10 months
Feb 2011 - Dec 2011
Zynga was founded in 2007 with the vision that play would become one of the core activities on the Internet. We pioneered social games with the belief that if we could make games simple...see more

Tourism Portal Localization

Asiarooms Pte Ltd
2 years
Jan 2010 - Dec 2011 specialises in hotels, located all over Asia and beyond. Our customers (that’s you!) are at the centre of what we do, that’s why we’re here to help you find and book the r...see more

Full-time Simultaneous Interpreter

Full-time Simultaneous Interpreter
24 years
Current position
Jan 1999 - Present
I am an experience simultaneous interpreter. I have handle many sessions of interpreting indoor and outdoor.

Full-time Translator

Freelance, self-employed
25 years
Current position
Jan 1998 - Present
Freelance Translator.

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Information Technology, Data & Telecom
  • Retail & Ecommerce


  • Teaching
  • Editing
  • Proofreading
  • Linguistics
  • Language Teaching
  • Translations
  • Systems Engineering