Christopher Markus Software Apprentice

Christopher Markus

Full stack .Net software developer


Phone: 763-862-7880
Email: [email protected]


I am professional full stack .Net developer, team lead, architect and technologist. I've worked on web applications, web services, windows services, cloud services and middleware technologies. I have hands on experience in DevOps technologies and techniques. I continually expand and refine new skills and technologies.


  • Programming Languages: C#, SQL, JavaScript, F#

  • Server Frameworks and Technologies: .Net, Asp.Net - (Web Forms, MVC and Web API), Entity Framework (and other ORMs), SQL Server

  • Web Frameworks and Technologies: jQuery, Knockout, Angular, Bootstrap, Material Design Lite, CSS, Jekyll, Liquid

  • SDLC Tools: TFS, Visual Studio Online, Visual Studio, Git, Subversion, Octopus Deploy, BuildMaster, Gradle (Groovy), MSBuild, Nuget, Docker, NUnit, MsTest

  • Industries: Financial, Retail/Wholesale, HVAC - BACnet, Commercial Software, Manufacturing, Import/Export

Work Experience

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Software Developer and Architect - Contractor
10/2015 - Present

  • Skills and Technologies: .Net, (MVC, WebAPI), C#, Entity Framework, Dapper, Ninject, JavaScript, JQuery, Bootstrap, SQL Server, Visual Studio 2015, Visual Studio Online

  • Roles: Developer and Architect

  • Projects: Built a Quote Tracking website for an Import/Export company. Implemented with 4.5, MVC 5 and Entity Framework 6

Software Developer and Architect - FTE
11/2014 - 10/2015

  • Skills and Technologies: Team Foundation Server (TFS) 2012, 2013, 2015, Visual Studio Online, Powershell, MSBuild, .Net,, C#, T-SQL, JavaScript, Angular, SQL Server, Octopus Deploy, Nuget, NUnit, VSTest

  • Roles: Manager, DevOps Architect, Build Engineer, Deployment Engineer, Software Developer, Architect, SOC Control Owner, Mentor

  • Projects: TFS Upgrade and Installation projects, Visual Studio Online migrations, Octopus Deploy implementation, build engineering, deployment engineering, software development on inhouse DevOps tools and SOC and ITIL projects

Polaris Industries
Senior Web Application Developer - FTE
7/2013 – 11/2014

  • Skills and Technologies: IBM Message Broker, IBM DataPower, IBM MQSeries, Azure API Management, XmlSpy, SoapUI, Wireshark, Fiddler, Java, Groovy, Gradle, T-SQL, Jenkins, Git and BuildMaster

  • Roles: Message Broker Developer, DataPower Developer, Build Engineer and Architect

  • Projects: Designed and built REST and SOAP Web Services supporting the Powersports Data Standards - STAR projects, Vendors projects (Cvent and Amber Road) and Business Partner integrations

Robert Half Technology
Software Developer - Design Lead - Contractor
3/2007 – 7/2013

Clients: Trane (Component Design Lead)
Verifications, Inc. (Team Lead, Workflow Development)

  • Skills and Technologies: .Net,, C#, T-SQL, Sql Server, SSRS, Dundas Charts, JavaScript, CSS, JQuery, Highcharts, Knockout, Bootstrap

  • Roles: Design Lead on the Data Logs and Data Visualization components, Software Developer, Mentor, Workflow Team Lead

  • Projects: Trane Enterprise Server - Web and Server commercial software product sold to Trane clients that integrated Trane and Industry HVAC controls and data Verifications, Inc - Workflow and Business Rules Server

Software Developer - FTE
8/2004 – 3/2007

Tech-Pro (Client: GMAC-RFC)
Software Developer - Contractor
9/2002 - 8/2004

Software Developer - FTE
3/2001 - 9/2002

New Access Communications
Software Developer - FTE
8/2000 - 3/2001

Projects - Live - A one-page style guide for Google's Material Design Lite CSS Framework - Live - A Jekyll and Material Design Lite implementation - Used as a test playground for MDL layouts


United States US8180824 B2 - Log Collection Data Harvester For Use in a Building Automation System, Issued May 12, 2012


Metropolitan State University - BA History, 08/2000