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Chris Jones

Freelance Programmer & Software Designer

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Location:Greenville, Texas, United States
Website: http://joneschris.info
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/chrisjones24907
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2 Skills
$35
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CONTINUED …
CHRISTOPHER M JONES
6905 champion Ct ? Greenville, TX ? (903) 780-6998 ? joneschris903@gmail.com ? http://chrismjones.info
SUMMARY
COMMITMENT | LEADERSHIP | INTEGRITY
A proven visionary and strategic leader that translates technical strategies into innovative ideals and
present in a professional format for, customers, employees, and the public. An expert in enhancing simple
processes; developing cutting edge programs and software implementation; and growing each segment
of a high-quality IT member. Very knowledgeable of Information technology and proven track record of
implementing the necessary technology to ensure innovation and leading edge ideals. Dedicated to
maintaining a reputation built on quality, service, and uncompromising ethics.
AREAS OF KNOWLEDGE
Application Development Technology Consulting Information Security
Basic ITIL Knowledge Agile Software Development SharePoint
Robotics / Microprocessors Database Administration Social Technology / Web 2.0
Software Development Life Cycle SVN systems Server Administration
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY. – COMMERCE, TX 2008 – Present
APPLICATION WEB DEVELOPER/APPLICATION DEVELOPER
Consults with users to define application requirements, identifies programming and output needs, and
verifies preliminary design and output.
Recommends technical and procedural design for new or revised applications including flow charts,
system specifications, programming guidelines and code review.
Reviews, modifies and/or writes program code and/or job control language as needed, writes
documentation of system procedures and guidelines for application users, as well as programs and
program modifications.
Administer UNIX based servers Development (Red Hat, Debian, and Ubuntu)
Answers questions and provides technical assistance and/or training to applications users, resolves
problems by reviewing and analysing software documentation and production outputs to identify
causes, solutions, and/or make referrals.
ACHIEVEMENTS:
? Introduce SharePoint to the university to better incorporate the online collaborations in real-time
? Implemented a new work order system that was web based and allowed the customer to fill out work
orders and check there status.
? Develop complex algorithms that would communicate with our student information system (BANNER)
using PLSQL
? Implemented a multi farm SharePoint environment.
? Created dynamic MVC applications using the .NET 4 Framework
? Propose a Software standards and guidelines document.
? Managed a small team of application web developers
DEPARTMENTAL ACHIEVEMENTS
? Implemented a source control repository using Team foundation server.
? Proposed an ITIL based ticketing system.
? Redeveloped the departments disaster recovery process and update documentation.
? Manage an implementation of DegreeWorks for A&M Commerce instance avg project cost $500.0000
C H R I S T O P HE R J O NE S P A G E 3
BLING TEC. – GREENVILLE, TX 2002 – Present
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY CONSULTANT
? meet with clients to determine requirements
? working with clients to define the scope of a project
? planning timescales and the resources needed
? clarifying a client's system specifications, understanding
? defining software, hardware and network requirements
? analysing IT requirements within companies and giving independent
and objective advice on the use of IT
? developing agreed solutions and implementing new systems
? presenting solutions in written or oral reports
? designing, testing, installing and monitoring new systems
? preparing documentation and presenting progress reports to customers
? organising training for users and other consultants
TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY. – COMMERCE, TX 2005 – 2008
STUDENT OPERATIONS
Server start up and shutdown, maintaining operating system patches and optimizing performance, hardware/software setup, maintenance and upgrades.
Backup and recovery actions of operating system as well as application and user data.
Interact with and support System Administrators.
ACHIEVEMENTS:
? Create processes that would better assist the department in processing student evaluations
? Manage servers and develop manuals and instructions on how processes and information is handled in the data centre.
TEXAS STATE TECHNICAL COLLEGE – MARSHALL TX 2002– 2005
NETWORK ASSISTANT I
Install and maintain LAN/WAN hardware and software technologies. Configures and install routers and switches in accordance with company standards. Works in conjunction with Network Engineers to support companywide communication needs. Troubleshoots network usage and peripheral issues, supports help desk analysts, resolves connectivity issues, and maintains data and telecommunication connections.
Requires expertise with varied products such as Cisco and Nortel, and hardware firewall solutions. Significant experience with Protocols and pipeline management a must.
ACHIEVEMENTS:
? Rewired the entire housing network and updated all switches in the housing closets for the switches
? Create documentation on how to manage the switches and routers in each closet and document each piece of hardware.
TEXAS STATE TECHNICAL COLLEGE – MARSHALL TX 2002– 2005
WEB DEVELOPER ASSISTANT
To monitor site technical performance and web server
Code web pages utilizing CSS and XHTML and programming languages including JavaScript, SQL and PHP and combinations of languages for instance AJAX.
Interact with servers using SSH, FTP and Telnet protocols.
Work in a variety of development frameworks including Ruby on Rails, .NET, PEAR and Smarty.
Work with various database systems including PostgreSQL, MySQL, and SQL Server and frameworks including ADO and ODBC.
C H R I S T O P HE R J O NE S P A G E 3
ACHIEVEMENTS:
? Redevelop the Texas State technical colleges web page and received a best site award in 2004
? Created an easy interface for the current students and prospective students
PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AND AFFILIATIONS
Member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
CompTIA Member Since 2011
EDUCAUSE Member Since 2011
Campus Technology Member Since 2008
EDUCATION
PHD ADMINISTRATIVE EDUCATION 2011 – PRESENT
Texas A&M University – Commerce, TX – GPA 3.20
MASTERS OF SCIENCE COMPUTER SCIENCE 2009 – 2010
Texas A&M University – Commerce, TX—GPA 3.89
BACHELOR OF SCIENCE INFORMATION SYSTEMS 2005-2008
Texas A&M university– Commerce, TX—GPA 2.95
ASSOCIATES OF SCIENCE SOFTWARE ENGINEERING2002-2005
Texas State Technical College – Marshall, TX—GPA 2.90
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT& PUBLIC SERVICES
Sub Board substandard and Rehabilitation in Greenville TX
Free Masonry St James Lodge 0112
TEACHING EXPERIENCE
Fall/Spring/Summer 2010-2012 – CSCI 126 Introductions to Microcomputers
Spring 2010 – CSCI 380 Web Developments
Summer 2012 – CSCI Microcontroller Development
PUBLICATIONS
(Publisher) Harvesting Energy for wireless sensor nodes (2010)
(Editor) CACHE REPLACEMENT AND COHERENCE POLICIES DEPENDING ON DATA SIGNIFICANCE IN MOBILE COMPUTING ENVIRONMENTS
(Editor) DESIGN OF SOA-BASED DATA INTEGRATION FRAMEWORK FOR SPATIAL DATA MINING
RESEARCH
Harvesting Energy Using Smart energy charging algorithms
Artificial intelligence for power grids using MC‘s (microcontroller) units
Encryption of ASP.NET Applications to prevent Credential manipulation
Parallax propeller chi and aerospace energy techniques
Skills (2) Rating
Programming
Software Design