Salman Ghani (MCTS SharePoint, MCPD .Net)
Date of Birth: Feb 1980 Home: +44 20828 69134
City: London, UK Cell: +44 75452 52277
Email: email@example.com Blogs: blogs.salmanghani.info
A position in the field of Software Development that will capitalize on acquired expertise and
experience. Desire a position with career growth potential and which contains leadership.
7 Years of rich experience in Software Industry.
MCTS MOSS 2007, MCTS ASP .Net 3.5, MCPD ASP .Net 2.0
2 plus years of SharePoint development, administration, training experience
4 years of ASP .Net C# programming and .Net environment experience.
Good hands on latest Microsoft AJAX, ASP .Net 3.5, Web-Services and LINQ.
Experience of Visual Studio 2008, Visual Studio 2005, Team Foundation Server,
Windows Server 2008, SQL Server 2005, SQL 2000, Windows 7, XP, Windows
Server 2003, IE 7, and IE 6.
MOSS experience focusing on publishing sites, custom controls, deployment, features
creation, custom navigation, advance search, MOSS Branding and site template creation,
lists and libraries.
Excellent ability to manage and organize teams.
Exposure of third party tools including Infragistics, Telerik, Dev-Express etc.
Sound eXtreme Programming ability and exposure of Agile development environment.
Deep knowledge of complete SDLC.
Uncommon determination to learn and ability to learn fast.
Understanding of design patterns and implementation of Model View Controller
(MVC) applications and good knowledge of UML.
Strong team player with remarkable interpersonal skills.
Working experience in Microsoft Gold Partner companies.
Exposure of SharePoint 2010, Visual Studio 2010
Microsoft® Certification Exam 562 - Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5, ASP.NET
Microsoft® Certification Exam 547 - PRO: Designing and Developing Web-based
Applications by Using the Microsoft ® .NET Framework.
Microsoft® Certification Exam 70-528 – Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 – Web-Based
Microsoft® Certification Exam 70-536 – Microsoft .NET Framework – Application
Microsoft® Certification Exam 70-542 – MOSS 2007 – Application Development
Microsoft® Certification Exam 70-630 – Configuring MOSS 2007
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Parity Plc - (Permanent)
Senior Software Developer/Consultant, Sep 2008 to present
Working as a SharePoint expert in Parity. Parity is a Microsoft Gold Partner company with
multiple offices across the UK. Parity has a major focus in public sector clients. I have
worked on different roles on various projects with Parity.
Worked on Parity internet website. Parity internet website is a publishing SharePoint 2007
site. I got a role to implement new features in existing site. Fix some existing problems. And
majorly implement accessibility on website. Now Parity’s internet site is AA compliance. I
have also created startup scripts for SharePoint sites. www.parity.net
Worked in Ofsted as a trainer consultant from Parity. A different team from parity has
implemented collaboration sites for different departments of Ofsted. My responsibilities were
to train Ofsted people for SharePoint, give them the idea of collaboration sites and I was also
involved in requirements analysis for future work. http://www.ofsted.gov.uk
Worked as a senior SharePoint developer and consultant on Audit Commission internet site.
For this project I worked onsite in Bristol for several months with client. Developed a
publishing site, with custom controls, navigation, advance search and accessibilities support.
This project involved lot of client communication, requirement analysis and extensive
SharePoint development and onsite support. Technologies used for this project are SharePoint
2007, Visual Studio 2005, SQL 2005, Web Services, and Windows Services. www.audit-
Worked on the Oneplace – CAA reporting website, this was another project with Audit
commission. It was again the publishing site, with custom controls, enterprise search, advance
lists search, and custom navigation. I have worked on the phase 1 and completed the phase in
record short time. Information for OnePlace site is here http://oneplace.direct.gov.uk
Intelligentsia Software – SpeakTech ( US ) - Contract (6 months)
Senior Software Engineer – Team Lead, Feb 2008 to July 2008
Worked as a Team Lead for MOSS and OpenSocial projects. Also involved in organization
process creation and implementation.
Developed and overlooked the project named SwiftStart based on MOSS. We have developed
custom site templates for MOSS. These site templates will cater all the basic needs of a
generic company. And clients can easily automate their company processes by creating
website based on these templates. The solution will be deployed in the form of Solution
Package. This project is the best practice for branding the MOSS sites. We have changed the
whole look and feel of MOSS templates. There are five MOSS site templates
Generic Company Intranet
Human Resource Management
Worked as a team player on the project of Nestle US - PowerBar admin site. This site is being
developed in ASP .Net and SQL 2005, using store procedures and ASP .Net 2.0 for
Develop an OpenSocial application for Live Video and MySpace named DailyBestOf. This
application is based on OpenSocial framework. All the frontend work has been done in
Worked and resolved a few issues in the LiveSocial project. This is a social networking site. I
have to assign a few changes and issues to resolve in the live application. www.livesocial.net
My responsibilities are
Project Technical Management
Client Communication and Requirement gathering
Analyzing and Design of Applications
Part of a Development team
Involved in CMMI implementation in Organization
Participate in improving the organization processes
Make path clear for other sub-ordinates
GEOPAQ Technologies – MONDO ( Denmark ) - Permanent
Senior Software Engineer, Feb 2007 to Feb 2008
Worked as an IT Consultant/Team lead for their project of an educational portal. Educational
portal is developing in .Net Framework 3.5, C#, SQL 2005, Visual Studio 2008, Web
Services. MS AJAX etc. this is a highly configurable and flexible system. It will target to any
university, college and school. Acadmax is a fully automated system which will provide
higher flexibility to the users. Acadmax will be an ultimate solution for educational institutes.
And it will cater all the matters of an institute in one system. Acadmax will be a Multilingual
and skin able application. Acadmax has multi tier architecture. Acadmax will also provide
Blogs and Discussion forums. My responsibilities are
Client Communication and Project Management
Responsible for Deliverables and deadlines
Requirement gathering and Analyzing
Look after the Project Management tasks
Involved in Architecture part
Part of a Development Team
Developed a MOSS based portal for Zoomio. Involve in requirements gathering and
refinement, design activities and developing portal which includes some configuration tasks
for already available templates and some customization tasks. Like developing and deploying
new web parts. Working as a Lead person, communicating the client directly and involved in
getting inputs and suggesting proposals and ideas. This will be a multilingual solution. Which
will provide all the basic features available in MOSS like Search, Alerts, Emails, Blogs,
different kind of Dashboards, KPIs, Record Routing Policies, Document Versioning,
Workflows, and user management. This portal will cover several sub sites likes
Project Tracking System
Issue/Bug Tracking System
Role based Personal Sites
Being a part of a team developed a short time Workflow Designer for MMM Connector with
Zoomio. MMM Connector is a connecting tool between MMM and Microsoft CRM.
Workflow designer is a wish or a dream for connector users, as it gives visualization to the
Connecting process. Zoomio Workflow Designer is based on Microsoft Workflow Foundation
and C#. My major responsibility was to develop and design the Rule Designer for Workflow
Designer and a default mapping utility. It was a very short time project with crucial deadlines.
But we deliver and got great appreciation from client. As this project get real attention at the
Convergence Copenhagen 2007 Exhibition.
Involved in giving support to the MMM UI group. Give support to the real time issues and
successfully catered clients request for new features. My major responsibility was to look
after the UI team for My Marketing Machine. MMM UI is very complex and it’s a
challenging job to look after such a tough team. I have also implemented multilingual support
for old MMM application developed in .net framework 1.0 through satellite assemblies.
As a SSE, involve in development and design activities of “My Marketing Machine”
Usability project. MMM is a full fledge marketing tool. This can run marketing campaigns
based on e-mail, web forms, Mobile SMS and telemarketing. With the launch of MS CRM
3.0, Development of MMM Usability 3.0 is in progress. This Newer Version of MMM is
being developed in latest .net framework (2.0), C# (2.0 and 3.0) and asp.net 2.0. From web-
development, it is being developed using the XHTML. This will b a multi-lingual, context
sensitive, and Cross browser application. Major technologies used are Microsoft AJAX, Web
UI. Other responsibilities are
Explore and implement AJAX on MMM Usability project.
Explored, configured and development of MOSS (Microsoft Office Share Point Server)
2007. Cleared certification exam for configuring MOSS.
Explored Smart Client applications, data handling and caching issues.
Exploring design patterns and implement accordingly.
Explored latest technologies and features of .net framework 3.0
Implement multilingual support using .net framework 2.0
NDC - NESCOM - Contract (2 years)
Assistant Manager, Feb 2005 to Feb 2007
Worked as a senior person in programming and problem solving team of the GIS division.
Developed and design a GIS tool. Technologies used are ESRI ArcGIS Engine (Arc objects)
and C# in .Net environment. UI has been designed using .net and Infragistics controls for win-
Developed a web solution for NDC GIS software. This web solution was developed in ASP
.net and based on .Net framework 2.0. Programming language used was C# 2.0. It is real time
software which gathers data from servers on real time through web services. This software
provides all the major functionalities of a GIS tool, like zoom, pan, locate, calculate distance,
layers, joins etc.
GEOPAQ Technologies- MONDO ( Denmark ) – Contract (6 + 3 months)
Software Engineer, June 2004 to Feb 2005
As a team player, Developed and tested the code for GN Netcom (JABRA) web solution. It is a
multilingual solution. Worked as a team player. Web solution has been developed in ASP .Net
(C#). Other technologies used are Microsoft CMS, Share Point Portal and SQL. Content
management part was developed in C# as a desktop application. www.jabra.com
D-P-S Inc., Islamabad – ( US Based Company )
Software Developer, Apr 2003 to Jun 2004
Worked as a team player for the development task of Web Based Document Management
System. DMS was a solution for in house users. Development technologies were JSP, Oracle,
Java Beans and all the user management on Solaris system. www.d-p-s.com
Ultimus Inc., Islamabad – ( US Based Company )
Software Developer (Internee), Aug 2002 to Mar 2003
Research and development activities of Linux to NT Bridge for Ultimus Server. Worked as an
internee, Linux to NT bridge was university final project as well. Developed an APACHE
web server module in C language. (Single handed project). www.ultimus.com
2003 M.Sc, Computer Science
Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad
1999 B.Sc, (Math A, Math B, Physics)
Islamia University, Bahawalpur
2007 MOSS Configuring and Application Development
Geopaq Technologies - MONDO
2005 CMMI and Processes
Geopaq Technologies - MONDO
Available on request.