Chris J. Lee

Dallas Drupal Developer

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Chris Lee, Senior Drupal Developer

Personal Message

Always Resourceful, Innovative & Creative. A Cutting Edge, Drupal Developer Who Seeks to Redevelop & Renovate the New & Traditional Media Landscape of the Present & Future One Project at a Time.

Work Experience

Chris J. Lee Consulting PLANO, TX

Principal/Owner (March 2013 - Present)

  • Provide Consultation and Online One on One Drupal Training.
  • Support Drupal Core Team with Open Source Development
  • Setup, configure, and maintain AWS instances
  • Maintain Open Source Drupal Themes and Modules

Front End Developer (December 2013 – Present)

  • Support Internal Enterprise CRM J2EE / Websphere Application.
  • Respond and Fix Defects and Tickets.
  • Participate in Agile Ceremonies: Planning Poker, Retrospectives, etc.
  • Mentor and Assist Other Developers with Onboarding Efforts.
Jackson River WASHINGTON, DC

Drupal Developer (August 2013 – October 2013)

  • Provide assistance with Drupal Site Building creating views, taxonomies, and content types
  • Create cross-browser compliant markup and code from photoshop compositions
  • Produce estimates for maintenance tickets
  • Support maintenance of website support tickets LOS ANGELES, CA

Contract Front End Drupal Developer (March 2013 – June 2013)

  • Assist with support tickets for maintenance of website
  • Maintain cross browser compatibility for non-A grade browsers such as Internet Explorer
  • Update blog for Drupal website
LevelTen Interactive DALLAS, TX

Drupal Developer (August 2012 – January 2013)

  • Write front end code to match design compositions
  • Estimate user stories for scrum based project management life cycle
  • Maintain Enterprise-Level Drupal 7 Websites

Lead Drupal Developer (March 2010 – July 2012)

  • Lead & Manage Web Development Team of (3/4) Developers
  • Architect & Monitor Standards & Practices for Company
  • Conduct Meetings with Clients & Write User Stories
  • Execute & Develop Enterprise-Class Drupal Websites for Desktop, Mobile, & Tablet Medium for Mid-Size to Fortune Companies
  • Design & Prototype Website Mockups and Wireframes
  • Develop Custom Drupal Modules, Drupal & Wordpress Themes Drupal Integrations for Clients
  • Write & Review Documentation for Development Team
  • Mentor & Train Incoming Development Team Members
  • Actively Participate in the Drupal Community: Speak at Dallas Drupal Days 2011, Submit Issues, Write & Review Patches
  • Perform & Provide Quality Control Testing & Verification
  • Admin Linux Web Servers for Multi-Tenet Web Deployment DETROIT, MI

Front End Engineer

(May 2009 – January 2012)

  • Design & Develop Web Pages for Social Media Web Application
  • Architect Front End Engineering Practices
  • Write, Test & Integrate jQuery Plugins to Improve User Experience
  • Created Zend MVC Control & View Scripts for Application
  • Improve Front End Performance of
  • Work with Senior Application Architect to Ensure Seamless API Transactions
  • Design Web Look & Feel of User Interface & Processes

Web Developer (May 2009 – June 2010)

  • Develop Pixel Perfect Volusion E-Commerce Store Themes from Photoshop Compositions
  • Create Pixel Perfect Landing Pages for SEO Deptartment
  • Integrate & Style Power Reviews into Volusion Stores
  • Verify High Standards of Quality Control for Multi-Browser, CrossPlatform Uniformity & Web Accessibility
3.7 Designs ANN ARBOR, MI

Senior Designer & Search Engine Specialist

(May 2007 – February 2010)

  • Design & Prototype Photoshop Compositions
  • Design Develop Websites for Wordpress & Drupal 5 Platform
  • Design Visual Identity Systems for Clients: GM Renshore, AVL District Lofts, AVL, A3C, et. al.
  • Research Optimal Keyword Selection for SEO Clients
  • Execute Comprehensive Search Engine Strategies


  • Q Ltd, Ann Arbor, Michigan. Web Development Intern, June 2005 - August 2005
  • Virtual University Design and Technology, East Lansing, Michigan. Student Developer. August 2004 - January 2007
  • WXYZ Channel 7, Southfield, Michigan. Web Intern. June 2004 - September 2004

Software Fluency

Git, SVN, Linux, Apache, nginx, MySQL, Asana, Jira Grasshopper, Basecamp, Eclipse, Aptana, Sublime Text 2, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Flash, Lightroom, VirtualBox, AWS, Solr

Operating Systems Linux (CentOS, RHEL, Ubuntu, Debian), Mac (OSX), Windows XP/7

Content Management Systems Drupal, Wordpress, SilverStripe, Textpattern, Typo3, Vignette


Languages PHP, Bash, Zsh, Zend Framework, LESS, SASS, Compass, HTML5, CSS3, XML, Javascript, jQuery, Prototype, Python

General Studio, Event & Location, Photography Expertise: Lighting, Exposure,Retouching, Print Making, Product Photography & Portraiture.


Michigan State University B.A. in Communication Arts & Sciences Major: Telecommunication, Information Systems & New Media (August 2002- May 2007)

Brother Rice High School (August 1998 – May 2002)

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