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SharePoint Developer/ Admin

Washington, District of Columbia, United States
January 05, 2018

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Messi Duguma

**** * ** **, ********** DC, *****

(240) ***-****

Professional Summary

Highly motivated and driven Sharepoint Developer with 5+ years experience in Microsoft technologies including in the design, development, customization, implementation and deployment of various Sharepoint solutions and technologies in Microsoft Sharepoint Server 2013/2010 and SharePoint online/Office 365. Able to work both independently and with any development team. A self-starter with solid work ethic who exerts optimal effort in successfully completing tasks.

• Experience in OOTB, Sharepoint Designer2013/2010, Infopath 2013/10, SharePoint Online/Office 365, IIS, .Net Framework, C#, ASP.NET, Visual Studio, LINQ, CAML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, RestApi, CSOM, SSOM, JSOM, ADO.NET, SQL Server and PowerShell

• Involved and has been part of all the phases of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) with good understanding in defining technical requirements and documentation.

• Experience with Agile and Waterfall development processes and methodologies.

• Proficient in working out of the box solutions which includes creating and customizing site Collections, Sites, Document Libraries, Lists, Pages, Views, Content Types, Workflows and Web Parts.

• Expert in designing and developing custom workflows using SharePoint designer 2013/10 and dynamic electronic forms using InfoPath 2013/10

• Experience with Central Administration for managing Farm, Web Application, Site Collections and Enterprise search configuration.

• Advanced skills working in Business Connectivity Service (BCS) to integrate data from back-end server application to MOSS 2013/10.

• Extensive experience in developing and utilizing SharePoint components including web parts, templates, forms, workflows and creating custom views and forms using a Sharepoint designer

• Worked on customization and branding includes designing and maintaining of the master page, page layout, unique looks and feel of SP sites using a Sharepoint designer, HTML, CSS, JS, and jQuery.

• Experience in SQL Server Database design and developing T-SQL queries

• Hands on experience in developing, debugging, packaging and deploying both sandbox and farm solutions /Content type, Event receivers, Lists and Site definitions, Regular and Visual web parts/

• Experience in creating Synchronous and Asynchronous event receivers in Visual Studio to handle events on list items, list, library and features and some knowledge of Timer job to automate the business process.

• Used Server Side Object Model CAML and LINQ Queries for SharePoint data retrieval and presented the data using Visual and regular web parts

• Involved in a backup and restore various components of site contents using SharePoint Central Administration and Windows PowerShell.

• Hands-on experience in troubleshooting Sharepoint, designing and developing custom workflows using Visual Studio 2013/10 and Nintex

• Experience in working CSOM, SSOM, JSOM, Rest API, C#, JavaScript and libraries within Visual Studio

• Experience in developing SharePoint-hosted SharePoint Add-ins and basic knowledge of developing Provider-hosted SharePoint Add-ins.

• Experience in Object Oriented Programming Design (OOPD) with Inheritance, Polymorphism, Encapsulation and Virtual Functions.

• Involved in PowerShell Scripting for server administration tasks like - Solution (WSP) Deployment and Feature Management

• Involved in Upgrading and Migration activities from SharePoint On-Premise to on-premise and SP 2013 On-Premise to Office 365/SPO using 3rd party tool like ShareGate.

• Involved in Installation and Configuration of Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2013 on a medium farm environment and Workflow Manager in SharePoint Server 2013

• Basic knowledge of Cloud App Model, Napa, Azure, Team Foundation Version Control and GitHub

• Basic knowledge of IIS, Creating and Configuration of Domain Controller, Active Directory Domain Services and synchronizing user profiles, as well as set up permission levels and give permission for individual users and groups


• SharePoint Technologies: MOSS 2013/2010, SharePoint Online/Office 365, Napa, SharePoint Designer & InfoPath 2013/2010,

• NET Technologies: NET Framework (3.5/4.5), Visual Studio 2013/2010, C#, ASP.NET, ADO.NET, CAML, LINQ.

• Web Technologies:HTML, CSS, JavaScript, XML, XSL/XSLT, Silver light(3,4)

• Databases: MS SQL Server 2012/2008 R2, MS Access

• Operating Systems: Window 10/8/7, Vista /XP/

• Other tools: Ms Office, PowerShell, ShareGate, Notepad++, Sublime Text, Brackets, AutoCAD 2007/10, GIS, WaterCad, Ephanet 2.0, EDUCATION:

Bachelor of Science(BSc) in Computer Information Systems Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia.

June 2012,


MCSD: Microsoft® Certified Solution Developer: Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 Core Solutions


SharePoint Developer

ADA - Washington, DC

Aug 2016 to present

• Involved in all stages of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) including Requirements Gathering, Analysis, Design, Development, Testing, UAT, Production and Post-Production Support.

• Involved in upgrading from SharePoint 2010 to SP 2013 on-premise and Migrating from Sharepoint 2013 to Office 365/cloud using ShareGate.

• Use Target audience to hide some section of Sharepoint home pages.

• Involved in training of users on effective usage of SharePoint and conducted survey with end-users to gather feedback.

• Create powerful workflows using SharePoint Designer and Nintex.

• Creating site workflows using App-step/Impersonation for users to submit a feedback anonymously.

• Attending analysis, documentation, and test reviewing team meetings.

• Working using SharePoint Designer to perform and implement branding functionalities, look and feel enhancements

• Used Client Side-Object model, by using JS/jQuery and REST API to Access and Manipulate data from SharePoint 2013 and on-Cloud respectively.

• Manage unique look and feel by ribbon interface and used CSS and JavaScript to customize Master page and Web Pages

• Used Client-Side programming to make a REST CALL to retrieve Sharepoint list item as an array of JSON objects in Office 365.

• Working with client-side customization technologies (HTML, CSS, and JS/ jQuery) to customize and brand the look of SharePoint pages and Master pages.

• Involving in fixing bugs and issues as per user request.

• Route and redirect documents to different libraries or folders using content organizer feature and managed document library consistently.

• Involved in Installation and configuration of windows Azure workflow, connecting the SharePoint to Workflow manager service using power shell

• Discussing and interacting with clients to establish and clarify requirements to deliver an effective SharePoint and .NET solutions and increase the usage of Microsoft Sharepoint.

General Water Works Construction Enterprise

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

(Aug 2012 - May 2016)

SharePoint Developer(April 2013 - May 2016)

• Involved in Software Development Life Cycle(SDLC) including requirement gathering, designing, developing, and deploying solutions.

• Automated business process by developing and Implementing Event Handlers for both synchronous and asynchronous events and Custom workflows such as sequential Work Flow

• Used SharePoint designer to customize forms and views in OOTB list

• Designed several InfoPath forms that integrate with custom workflows

• Performed Import and Export operations to move content and migrate sites to a different site collection as per the reorganization.

• Designed and implemented visual and regular web parts to present data in grid view form extracting from SharePoint list and SQL.

• Use PowerShell scripts to deploy SP solutions(wsp) to testing and production environments.

• Worked on authentication and authorization of Sharepoint by providing user access permissions to an intranet site for pages and documentation using regular and custom permission levels for users and groups.

• Used SharePoint Object Model for developing Web Parts with C#

• Designed Workflows and sends notifications to the corresponding users based on Conditions and actions with the help of 2010 Workflow platform

• Used CAML and LINQ Query to retrieve and manipulate SharePoint objects and presented the data by using web parts.

• Used visual studio to develop, debug, package and deploy both sandbox and farm solutions (site definition, content type, Event Receivers, Lists definitions, Regular and Visual web parts)

• Troubleshoot SharePoint including content DB, IIS, Application pool

• Performed testing to facilitate user acceptance and conduct tests to guarantee functional application

Junior SharePoint Developer(Aug 2012 - March 2013)

• Configure and Create web application, Site collections, Sites, Lists, Document Libraries, pages, Views to collaborate users.

• Configured the Services and Enterprise search center, implemented crawl mechanism, Managed Metadata Service, Managed the scopes and different content sources like external Site and file share in the central administration.

• Managed SharePoint team site creation and implemented security permission to a granular level of security.

• Worked on OOTB workflows, Approval, Collect feedback, Collect signature, Disposition and publishing workflows.

• Created content types for different document libraries with various metadata fields associated with each content type.

• Created an alert for individual folder and set up a SharePoint alert on the whole library or list.

• Created wiki and blog site in SP to collaborate a lot of users.

• Developing both OOTB and custom web parts including list view, table of content, content editor, connecting data view and content query web parts ENVIRONMENT:

MOSS 2013/2010, SharePoint Designer 2013/2010, InfoPath 2013/10, Visual Studio 2013/ 2010, SharePoint Online (Office 365), IIS, SharePoint Server Object Model, SQL Server 2012/2008, XML,XSLT, SharePoint Server Object Model, .Net Framework 3.5/4.5, C#, ASP.NET, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery, MS Excel.

Linkedin; Info;

-Authorized to work for any employer in the US without sponsorship, Currently I hold GC EAD (Of course on process for my full Green Card though)

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