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John Bampton | Elance
 
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John Bampton

Elance-oDesk 335+ Jobs-Digital Rockstar-Code Beast
   Australia
  |   Brisbane, Queensland
  |  5:43 am Local Time

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15 years commercial IT experience. XML, XSLT, XSL-FO, XPath GURU. Good skills with PHP, Coldfusion, MySQL and XML Schema. Website speed optimization wizard. W3C fanatic. Expert with Google Pagespeed. XML based document publishing virtuoso. Open source advocate. 24/7 365 IT Nerd and Digital Nomad. A past school chess prodigy. Electronic dance music enthusiast. Science Fiction / Fantasy fan. Mad Scientist who is looking to work with MarkLogic and utilize my XPath and XQuery skills.

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Skills (15)

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HTML
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XML
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XML Schema Test
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PHP
XSLT
jQuery
XPath
XQuery
CodeIgniter
LAMP Administration
XSL-FO
CSS
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Python
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XHTML
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Service Description

Highly motivated, professional developer with 15 years commercial IT experience and 27 overall years experience with computers - who likes to solve problems with code! I consistently step up to the plate and smash it out of the stadium for my clients.

Competent coding in PHP 5 and I also produce W3C valid HTML 5. I am an expert at on page website speed optimization in PHP / Apache and I follow Google Pagespeed and Yahoo YSlow recommendations on how to optimize your site.

I have advanced skills in XML, XSL ( XSLT, XPath and XSL-FO). I have used both XSLT 1.0/2.0 and XPath 1.0/2.0. I have used Saxon / Saxon.Net, Xalan, Apache FOP / NFOP, XEP, xsltproc, Ibex, MSXSL, MSXML and EXSLT. I've done XSL development for Filemaker, Sharepoint, Biztalk, Docbook, DITA, Infopath, website scraping and for other purposes. I have used XSL to create CSV, XSL, XSD, XML, PDF, RSS, HTML, XHTML, Atom, Word, Excel, Text files and many other formats. I've done systems integration work involving transforming XML to XML based off differing XML schema. I understand namespaces and have also worked with WSDL and SOAP. I have some knowledge of creating and embedding dynamic XML driven Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) in XSL code. I have some experience with Ecrion XF Designer and the Altova product range. I've worked on a lot of different document publishing jobs where XML content was rendered into a more pleasant readable output.

I have also used commercially - Coldfusion versions 4 to 10,...

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Employment

RASENT Solutions LLC
Lead XSL Developer / XML Consultant
2013 - Present
Working on the California Energy Commission's Title 24 Report Generator project.
Sole Trader
Freelance Developer Slaying your web enemies daily
1999 - Present
IPayOptions
PHP MySQL Developer
2012 - 2013
Suna Communications
Coldfusion Developer
2012 - 2012
VM Learning
Coldfusion Developer
2011 - 2012
National E-Health Transition Authority
Technical Officer
2011 - 2011
Department of Communities QLD State Government
Web Support Officer
2008 - 2008
Infomaster
Software Developer
2008 - 2008
IDivision Brisbane City Council
Technical Consultant
2007 - 2007
Department of the Premier & Cabinet QLD Govermnent
Web Support Officer
2007 - 2007
RRIF SEQ - Regulation Reduction Incentive Fund
Programmer / XSL Developer
2006 - 2007
The Alpha School System
Analyst Programmer
2005 - 2006
Better Mortgage Management
Web Developer
2005 - 2005
Data #3
Hardware Tech / Computer Installer / IT Support
2004 - 2004
Hewlett Packard
Field Engineer / Computer Installer / IT Support
2004 - 2004

Education

Queensland University of Technology
2/3 of a Bachelor of IT
1999 - 2005
Universtiy of Queensland
Science (Mathematics)
1995 - 1999

Keywords

MySQL
XSLT
PHP
XPath
jQuery
Bootstrap
XML
Codeigniter
XSL-FO
XQuery
Coldfusion
HTML 5
Wordpress
DITA OT
Docbook
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