Hello, I'm J*****

Hi My name is Jeff Hopper. I have almost 20 years experience helping several companies in the Kansas City area meet their technology needs. The kids have grown and married and now my wife and I are traveling this beautiful country enjoying meeting people and exploring places together. We have invested heavily in our connectivity to be able to also remain connected when we need to be and have helped many clients this way. I am looking forward to being able to help you with your technology needs whether full or part-time.

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Skill Index

I am skilled in...

Mobile Development
Service Development
Front-End development
Application Development
Data ETL
Distributed Systems

Industry Density

Top 5 Industry Experience, Expressed in Percentages

Marketing & Advertising




Career History


Senior Application Developer @ (HIDDEN)

November 01, 2010 - January 01, 2015

Role Description

Providing pharmaceutical marketing through technology


  • Brought on to support and develop clients .NET websites. Since 2012 have been developing iPad applications such as the client for http://allorahealth.com

Skill Strengths (Breakdown in Percentages)

  • Mobile Development (50%)

  • Front-End development (25%)

  • Service Development (25%)


Sales Information Systems Coordinat @ (HIDDEN)

December 01, 2005 - November 01, 2007

Role Description

Transportation Company


  • Continued development, support, and enhancement of sales C# applications. Development included management reports to help view direct report's activities and performance. The management reporting required the consolidation of the individual user's databases into a central SQL Server instance on a nightly basis. This consolidation process allows for disconnected updates made during the day by the sales force. ASP.Net web services were also utilized to facilitate the transfer of call activity between user's local databases when territory alignments changed. Support of an IIS and SQL Server 2005 Servers. This support includes performance monitoring and configuration, query tuning, SSIS package development, database design, and management. The focus has been on creating stored procedures and views that empower the intra-office community to better manage and present the information to their users. Reporting technologies included: Windows Forms and ASP.net applications, LogiXML, Crystal Reports, Reporting services, and Access databases. Enhancements and support to the Pay for Performance Goal setting application. This application was built on windows forms written in Visual Studio 2003 C# and communicated with SQL Server 2000. The goals are processed monthly by applying various algorithms to the statistical information and applying defined goal growths. The sales management is then able to make modifications to their team's goals while maintaining their overall goal numbers. These goals can then be viewed and approved by the sales force. Research and recommendations were made on new technologies and solutions that could be used to improve daily systems processing and customer's day to day operations. Application Developer Consultant January 2001 - January 2005 (4 years 1 month) Performed as an application developer consultant on various web and database projects for clients of Best Solutions. Clients and Projects worked on include: Yellow Transportation Designed and developed ASP.Net C# applications for field sales management Developed distributed Sales Account Analysis Reporting (SaarIQ) tool and Scorecard reports that were distributed to each sales account executive and management weekly. These reports were Excel documents that were enhanced through VBA to allow the users to interact with the data for effective analysis H&R Block Designed and developed a multi-user Access database application to track projects from request to completion or closure. Reports were also developed to manage the status of each of these projects. CAM International; Designed and developed a secure web address book written in PHP for use by their global team. The information for this report was ported on demand from their internal accounting system to the web hosts MySQL database. NAIC Developed a State Survey project using Java Servlets with an Oracle database. Aventis Pharmaceutical Supported and enhanced several of their ASP web applications. These applications included: a Change Management System, PostBuild utility, and Web Registrations. These applications were built using ASP, COM, and Oracle. Intelligent Network Analyst January 1998 - January 2001 (3 years 1 month) ESOCC BackOffice & Prepaid Developed ASP based tools to assist Operations/Network Support Center, coordination of maintenance and migration requests, coordination of problem resolution efforts and results tracking. Also developed tools to automate application and system tasks and was an operations support center representative on project teams. Member of team to implement and test an environmental replication process that allowed near real-time switch to a backup environment during maintenance and emergencies. Subject Matter Expert for internal training development and delivery. Implemented third party Training Database solution. Managed contract personnel responsible for assignments and performance. Led effort to resolve data integrity leading to the recovery of lost revenue Network Operations Specialist January 1997 - January 1998 (1 year 1 month) Supported and Monitored the Sprint Enhanced Services applications, network, and hardware. Provided tier 2 support for trouble tickets and alarms, tracking of trouble tickets, and support for migrations and implementations. Developed on call database providing online management rather than manual lists, monitoring processes for various platforms, a trouble ticket analysis tool, and automation of Microsoft Office for the creation of reports. Web-enabled (using SQL Server and ASP) several tools that were used by floor support, improving user access and document reliability. Production Supervisor January 1995 - January 1996 (1 year 1 month) Responsibilities included building and troubleshooting electronic components and the scheduling and allocation of labor resources for order fulfillment. Math Teacher January 1994 - January 1995 (1 year 1 month) 7 - 12th grades Taught math classes for 7th and 8th grade, Algebra I & II, Calculus, and Computers.

Skill Strengths (Breakdown in Percentages)

  • Application Development (34%)

  • Distributed Systems (33%)

  • Data ETL (33%)

Education History

Awards & Certificates

  • Xamarin Certified Mobile Developer

  • MS: Developing Microsoft Azure Solutions