Resume

Ravi Raj Adukambarai
Web Content Developer

Chicago based Web Content Developer who is passionate about Web Design, eLearning, Online Course Development, Education, Publishing, and Content!

Work Experience (Recent)

02/2013 - Present

The Hadley School for the Blind, Winnetka, IL
Assistant Web Developer
  • Implement storyboards into web based interactive online courses.
  • Support Web Developer to update and enhance Hadley Web sites and other web applications.
  • Perform accessibility testing of web applications collaboratively with Access Technology Specialist.
  • Provide technical support to students enrolled in online courses.
  • Assume other duties as assigned by the Director of Computer Services.

02/2012 - 08/2012

McGraw-Hill Higher Education, Burr Ridge, IL
Content Project Manager
  • Planned, scheduled, and managed production of all assigned web and print projects for the McGraw-Hill Higher Education group.
  • Worked extensively on the McGraw-Hill Course Content Management System (http://connect.mcgraw-hill.com).
  • Provided authors, editors, and other product team members with content preparation guidelines and evaluated sample work during development stage for technical and production compliance.
  • Managed outsourced vendor and freelancer relationships to ensure successful completion of all assigned projects.
  • Resolved issues as required to ensure successful completion of all assigned projects.

9/2008 - 2/2012

NorthShore University HealthSystem, Skokie, IL
Learning Technology Analyst
  • Managed the Organization’s Learning Content Management System and supported all end users of the same.
  • Responsibilities included system management of students, courses, classes, and reports for both Online as well as Instructor Led Training.
  • Worked extensively with the Learning Content Management System Vendor in resolving website and content related issues.
  • Supported the Learning and Development team and Trainers in troubleshooting issues related to the Learning Content Management System.
  • Supported the Documentation Specialist in editing, checking quality, and uploading content (Word, PDF, HTML) to the Organization’s SharePoint intranet portal.
  • Supported end users of Webex who use the application for training related purposes.

1/2003 - 6/2008

McDougal Littell, Evanston, IL
Associate Producer
  • Responsible for the creation, publishing, and management of online web content/programming/design for high quality textbooks.
  • Review print/online content for innovation, marketability, and relevancy.
  • Work alongside Producer to create prototypes and test new products on various machines and configurations.
  • Create, edit and manage tech products as needed.
  • Generated and managed online tests using a content management tool called “Builder” from Promissor. Created a user manual and trained Team members on the application.
  • Position requires sound knowledge of HTML, Web, and Multimedia applications.
Work Experience (Past)

10/2001 - 2/2004

Robert Morris College, Chicago, IL
Part Time Faculty/Instructor
  • Responsible for teaching college level courses including HTML, JavaScript, Microsoft Office suite, and various computer related topics.

1/2001 - 6/2003

PC Center Training Institute, Chicago, IL
Instructor
  • Responsible for teaching classes involving HTML, JavaScript, Dreamweaver, Flash, and Active Server Pages.

2/2000 - 6/2000

RTC Technologies, Racine, WI
Internet Developer
  • Worked on developing the company’s corporate website using HTML and various other Internet related tools.

6/1993 - 6/1999

Moore North America
Printing Technology
  • Responsible for carrying out assigned tasks in the areas of Technology, Systems, Customer Relations, and Software Testing.
Education

1993/1994

Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY
M.S, Printing Technology, GPA 3.52/4.00
  • Master of Science degree in Printing Technology from the School of Printing Management and Sciences, College of Imaging Arts and Sciences, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY.

1990

National Institute of Information Technology (NIIT), Hyderabad, India
Post Graduate Diploma in Systems Management
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Systems Management from NIIT, National Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad, India.

1984

Osmania University, Hyderabad, India
B.S., Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry
  • Bachelor of Science degree with Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry as major subjects from Osmania University, Hyderabad, India.
Continuing Education (Career Related)

1/2013-3/2013

ed2go (Alliance for Lifelong Learning), Des Plaines, IL
AJAX, HTML5 Short term online courses
  • Introduction to Ajax Programming.
  • Creating Mobile Apps with HTML5

11/2012-1/2013

ed2go (Alliance for Lifelong Learning), Des Plaines, IL
PHP, MySQL Short term online courses
  • Introduction to PHP and MySQL Online Course
  • Intermediate PHP and MySQL Online Course

2011-2013

Oakton Community College, Skokie, IL
Adobe Dreamweaver, HTML/5, CSS
  • Web Design related courses.

10/2006-12/2006

Wavelength eLearning Consulting & Training, Noida, India
IDCWC Short term online certificate course
  • Instructional Design and Content Writing Certificate (Online) Course

7/2000-11/2000

National Institute of Information Technology (NIIT), Hyderabad, India
Web Development Program
  • Web Development related courses.

6/1999-10/1999

Comp-U-Learn, Oakbrook, IL
Web Development Program
  • Web Development related courses.
Computer Skills
  • Operating Systems: Windows and Macintosh.
  • Software Tools: Dreamweaver, HTML/5, CSS, WordPress, Acrobat, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook. Willing to learn and master any additional software that may be required by the position.
Contact
  • Email: workravi@hotmail.com
  • Home: 847-972-0053 | Cell: 630-728-9288