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SUMIT RAY | Elance
 
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SUMIT RAY

TECHNICAL WRITER with 31 yrs of professional exp
   India
  |   Faridabad, Haryana
  |  2:26 pm Local Time

Overview

I have done Bachelor of Engg (Electronics & Telecom) and Masters in Technology (Computers).

I have worked for 31 years in renowned global Telecom, IT & SW Dev companies like Ericsson, Alcatel-Lucent, Hughes SW Systems, Wipro etc in India, Europe & with US, acquiring a vast knowledge in technical areas of IT, SW, HW, Internet, Telecom, Networking, Mobile Communications and areas around them.

During this period, I have written, edited & reviewed numerous technical and corporate documents and presentations for their internal use, like :
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My objective is to deliver exceptional value to my clients with the TECHNICAL WRITING jobs that I take up, to make them highly successful in their business with my contribution and develop a long-standing purposeful relationship with them to win together.

Though I am new to freelancing, I am a veteran of IT, SW, HW, Telecom, Internet, Networking, mobile industry and areas around them, with a solid base of post graduation in Engg to start with. After professional work for 31 yrs in corporate world working with global majors like Ericsson, Alcatel, Hughes SW, Wipro etc, I have now decided to quit job to take up freelancing, offering services as a Technical Writer, something that I am passionate about.

I have written innumerable technical items for these globally renowned companies I worked for, in an easily readable, understandable and usable style. I have also been into reviewing & editing documents. Following are what I offer to my clients :

• A person very passionate about writing; this is my primary area of strength
• A thoughtful, analytical & detail-oriented person; I first understand the concepts
• Very agile on picking up new domains fast, the ones around my core knowledge area
• “Near-native” skill in English language; used English from primary School level; speak English at home. Strong in articulation, grammar & punctuation.
• Very comfortable in Microsoft Office & other popular documentation tools
• Exceptionally committed to meet agreed deadlines with no...

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Employment

PLINTRON GLOBAL TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS, CHENNAI, IND
HEAD, PRODUCT UNIT (R&D)
2011 - 2015
ALCATEL-LUCENT INDIA LTD, NOIDA, INDIA
DIRECTOR, NGN PU INDIA TEAM
2006 - 2011
WIPRO TECHNOLOGIES, GURGAON, INDIA
GROUP HEAD, ERICSSON & MOTOROLA ODC
2003 - 2006
ERICSSON HP TELECOM (EHPT), DELHI, INDIA
DIRECTOR, R&D
2000 - 2003
HUGHES SW SYSTEMS (HSS), GURGAON, INDIA
DIRECTOR
1997 - 2000
ALCATEL BTM, ANTWERP, BELGIUM
SW EXPERT
1992 - 1997
CENTRE FOR DEVELOPMENT OF TELEMATICS, DELHI,INDIA
PROJECT MANAGER
1985 - 1992
HINDUSTAN COMPUTERS LTD (HCL), NOIDA, INDIA
SW ENGINEER
1984 - 1985

Education

INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, KANPUR, INDIA
MASTERS OF TECHNOLOGY IN ELECTRICAL ENG (CS MAJOR)
1982 - 1984
JADAVPUR UNIVERSITY, KOLKATA, INDIA
BACHELOR OF ENGINEERING IN ELECTRONICS & TELECOM
1978 - 1982
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