John Chapman

John Chapman

SharePoint and .NET Developer; Business Graphic Designer; Technologist

Community Membership and Publications

SharePoint 2013 WCM Advanced Cookbook
- Packt Publishing

Microsoft SharePoint 2010/2013 Development Assessment
Microsoft SharePoint 2010/2013 Administrator Assessmentt
- TechChek, Inc.

PS Reference iOS App
- The PS Reference app is a quick reference for PowerShell Cmdlets and About Topics for iPhone and iPad devices.
- App Store

SharePoint Stack Exchange (Stack Overflow)


Work Experience

Software Engineer

Sitrion (formerly NewsGator) - Denver, CO

SharePoint and C# .NET development for the Sitrion Social (formerly NewsGator Social Sites) product. Tasks have included various SharePoint customizations, Apps for SharePoint, custom PowerShell Cmdlets, integration with Office 365 and other Microsoft services (e.g. translation services), and custom migration tools.

May 2012 - Present

Programmer Analyst

Cable ONE - Phoenix, AZ

SharePoint and .NET development, design, configuration, support, and maintenance for company Internet, extranet, and intranet sites. Projects included SharePoint migrations, custom business applications, and content management.
Project Highlights:
- CONEX: SharePoint-based intranet site that included custom branding and features, integrated with NewsGator Social Sites, and consolidated the existing SharePoint content from 2003 and 2007.
- Electronic Contracts: SharePoint and ASP.NET-based applications to create and manage customer service agreements. Included in-browser notifications for customers with expiring contracts, creation of new contracts electronically, and contracts generated in PDF form.
- Channel Maps: SQL and SharePoint-based solution to pull channel lineup information from physical cable hardware in each area. Included organizing and optimizing the information for customers to view on the public website.

April 2010 - May 2012

Systems Analyst Senior

Arizona State University - Tempe, AZ

SharePoint and .NET development, design, configuration, support, and maintenance for business-services-related departments.
Project Highlights:
- Surplus Property Management System: Customization, implementation, and support for the SPMS ASP.NET application. The application provided management tools for inventory, sales, and auctions.
- UBiz Intranet Site: SharePoint-based intranet site for the University Business Services departments. Included custom branding, document management, and other business applications.
- RFID Asset Tracking: Conducted pilot of RFID-based asset tracking to determine cost of implementation and potential cost savings.

In October 2009, spoke on behalf of eCopy (now Nuance) during the Microsoft SharePoint Conference 2009 in regards to the success of a project involving the reduction of paper, postage, and labor for a purchasing process by utilizing Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 and eCopy PowerWorks/ShareScan.

January 2008 - April 2010

Technical Support Analyst Assistant

Arizona State University - Tempe, AZ

IT-related troubleshooting and repair, graphic and web design, customer service and support, and coordinating auctions.

April 2007 - January 2008

Technical Support Specialist

Wells Fargo - Chandler, AZ

Technical support for Wells Fargo employees in bank branches. Included login account management and assistance, pc/network support for desktop and laptop PC’s, printers, and bank related PC accessories.

May 2006 to March 2007

Technical Support Analyst Assistant

Arizona State University - Mesa, AZ

Computer and printer support, graphic and web design, clerical work, and assisting with data queries and manipulation.

September 2004 - March 2006

Guest Services Representative

Best Western Inn and Suites at the Commons - Cooperstown, NY

Technical support for property management system and Internet access, customer service, reservations, check-in/check-out, general building maintenance, clerical work, and cashiering.

July 2003 - August 2004


Skills

  • SharePoint - Installation, Configuration, Maintenance
  • SharePoint - Custom Development (Web Parts, Application Pages, Event Receivers, Custom Actions, etc.)
  • SharePoint - Design (Master Pages, Content Management, InfoPath, etc.)
  • Microsoft SharePoint 2007, 2010, and 2013
  • Office 365 SharePoint
  • C#, ASP.NET, ASP.NET MVC, WebAPI
  • CSS, HTML, XML, JavaScript, jQuery
  • Web Services (WCF, JSON, ASMX, REST)
  • Microsoft SQL
  • Windows, Mac OS X, Linux
  • Windows PowerShell
  • Adobe Acrobat, Dreamweaver, Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop
  • Objective-C and Swift

Education

Certifications

CompTIA A+ Certified Technician

CompTIA Network+

CompTIA I-Net+

Microsoft Office Specialist Master

Microsoft 70-720 – TS: Configuring Windows Vista Client

Microsoft 70-623 – PRO: Microsoft Desktop Support – Consumer

Microsoft 70-625 – Connected Home Integrator

Microsoft 70-626 – Consumer Sales Specialist

Microsoft 70-667 – TS: Microsoft SharePoint 2010, Configuring
Microsoft 70-332 – Advanced Solutions of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013

Microsoft

Microsoft Learning Course 50017: Implementing Microsoft Office Project Server 2007

Microsoft Learning Course 10175: Microsoft SharePoint 2010, Application Development

Microsoft Premier Workshop: Microsoft SharePoint 2010, Upgrade and Migration

Arizona State University

Master of Science in Technology - Graphic Information Technology


- Coursework included cross-media design, information design & usability, project management, technical writing, quality assurance and management, and digital workflows.

- Applied project conducted on utilizing RFID technologies to improve asset tracking business processes for Arizona State University Property Control.

Arizona State University

Bachelor of Science in Graphic Information Technology

- Coursework included project management, quality assurance, digital illustration, printing, e-commerce, technical writing, CAD, web & multimedia design, and digital workflows.

- Senior project conducted on improving business processes and customer experience for interaction with the Surplus Property department at Arizona State University base on extensive process review and survey conducted.