I am currently working as Principal Technical officer, in C-DAC, Pune. I Have interests and expertise in Software localization, Quality Engineering, Technical Evangelism and Project Management.
I can read, write, speak and understand Hindi and Marathi languages. I am an active member of FOSS projects like “Mozilla Firefox”, "Libre Office" and “FUEL” projects.
I hold post gradute degree in computer engineering from University of Pune and has got over 16 years of experience in language technology and engineering education.
Professional member of ACM (Association of Computing Machinery), CSI (Computer Society of India), and Life member of ISTE (Indian Society for Technical Education).
Participated in various National and International events like elitex, agis , "16th Annual LRC Internationalisation & Localisation Conference" in Limerick, Ireland, "Hindi World Conference" at Johanesburg, South Africa, Libre Office conference 2015 at Aarhus, Denmark, and Rome, Italy others.
Tagsevangelism, localization, program management, mozspeakers
Skillscommunity building, language translation, localization, software testing, user reach
LanguagesEnglish, Hindi, Marathi
- Mozilla Wiki: chandrakantd
Chandrakant is an active contributor to mozilla and participating in mozilla community events to support FOSS. https://wiki.mozilla.org/L10n:Teams:mr https://wiki.mozilla.org/L10n:Teams:sathttps://wiki.mozilla.org/India/task_force/SoftwareTestingAndQualityManagement Bugs: #1012365, #1018897, #992100
Chanrakant is active foss people and a mozillian. He has participated in lot of community activity - Mozilla Hyedrabad Meetup, FirefoxOS Localization Meetup, Pune. He attended TechFest of Chennai l10n training session of Mozilla. He is also contributing for Marathi localization and started several language initiative in Mozilla.
Mozilla L10n -FirefoxOS/fennec Active Contributor - Marathi https://wiki.mozilla.org/L10n:Teams:mr Started Santali language for Mozilla and working. Team lead - Santali https://wiki.mozilla.org/L10n:Teams:sat Started Software Testing and Quality Management task force in India https://wiki.mozilla.org/India/task_force/SoftwareTestingAndQualityManagement Bugs: #1012365, #1018897, #992100 Community India Meetup in Hyderabad - Attended Advocacy of Mozilla