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John Bampton | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Apr 24, 2014

John Bampton

The BOOST to Productivity - Level 10 Code Warrior!
   Australia
  |   Brisbane, Queensland
  |  12:52 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $50

15 years commercial IT experience. XML, XSL, XSLT, XSL-FO, XPath GURU. Good skills with PHP, Coldfusion, MySQL and XML Schema. Website speed optimization wizard. W3C fanatic. Expert with Google Pagespeed. 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!

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Skills (15)

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XML
XML 1.0 Test
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XML Schema Test
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PHP5
HTML5
XSLT
ColdFusion
jQuery
MySQL Administration
CSS
LAMP
XPath
XSL-FO
CodeIgniter
WordPress
XQuery
OSX Mavericks

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!

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, 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, Infopath, website scraping and for other purposes. I have used XSL to create CSV, 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 have also used commercially - Coldfusion versions 4 to 9, PHP 5, ASP.NET C# / VB up to 3.5, Java, JSP, Struts, SQL, Flex 4 / Actionscript 3, JSON, JSON Schema, XML Schema (XSD), DTD, XHTML, CSS, jQuery, RSS, Atom, Wordpress, Joomla, Interspire Shopping cart, Big Commerce, Smarty, ASP...

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Employment

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
Hewlett Packard
Field Engineer
2004 - 2004
Data #3
Hardware Tech
2004 - 2004

Education

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

Keywords

HTML 5
MySQL
Coldfusion
XSLT
PHP
XPath
jQuery
CSS 3
XML
Codeigniter
Wordpress
XSL-FO
RSS
Subversion
OSX Mavericks
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IT & Programming
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