Résumé

I'm a full stack developer from Berlin.

I worked for young and established startups, agencies and my side projects. That not only included creation of software, but also identifying business problems. I solve these problems with code and put it into production.

My aim is to write easily understandable and maintainable applications. I prefer to write boring code.

My professional knowledge not only covers…

Work Experience

09/2017 today

Full Stack Developer

Berlin

Establishing the agency's own product: a 360° virtual tour web application, targeting the sectors of tourism, events, art and entertainment, local retailers and city marketing.
I'm involved in the whole creation process: from ideas, the development of software, to analytical reviews and monitoring.

  • creation of products for target groups (city- & business customers, end-users).
  • establishment and optimization of existing business processes
  • proposed and setup a monitoring infrastructure incl. product dashboards
  • proposed and implemented several SEO measures for the product
  • leading and mentoring working students
  • developed individual customer projects (web applications)
  • technical contact person to the general management and customers
  • maintained and extended various web applications
  • writing end user documentation
05/2017 08/2017

Freelance developer

Software development with Ruby and JavaScript.

11/2015 04/2017

Backend Developer

Berlin
  • Developed a new internally used core application to curate the freshly published articles
  • Developed a new application for a new revenue share program, connecting to a payment provider and analytic services
  • Developed new home pages and article pages (averaging to > 30 million page views per month)
  • Ongoing transition from monolithic applications to microservices
  • Transition from one product to multiple, topic specific, vertical platforms
  • Maintained and extended various web applications in back- and front end
  • Technical support within the company
05/2015 11/2015

Rails Developer

Berlin
  • Developed a farm management system (MVP)
  • Specified and implemented REST-API endpoints for mobile applications
09/2011 01/2015

Developer

Oldenburg
  • Developed a backend system serving an API for a large customer and its apps
  • Developed front- and backend for data visualization for customers of a smart meter data provider
  • Developed a single page application for data visualization of energy plants
  • Developed and maintained a portal for sporting clubs and leagues, including video processing, integration of payment systems, handling subscriptions, etc.
  • Introduced new tools like task runners and a CI server
  • Forwarded potential use cases to sales and distribution
  • Developed multiple new static websites
  • Maintained Wordpress and Joomla instances

I quit this job because I decided to move to Berlin and get out of the comfort zone.

2009 2011

Student Assistant

Jade University of Applied Science, Wilhelmshaven
  • Tutor for winter term 2009 programming course.
  • Research assistant for the Mobile Smart Metering project in summer 2011, focusing on digitalSTROM

Education

03/2009 03/2012

Student Wirtschaftsinformatik (Business Computing)

Jade University of Applied Science, Wilhelmshaven

Elective courses: Network Administration, Operating Systems, Online Marketing.

Overall B. Sc. grade: 1.56

Bachelor thesis

Title: Softwaremodularität in Smart Homes – OSGi als Basis für zukünftige Produkte und Services in Smart Homes
Translated title: Software Modularity in Smart Homes – OSGi as a Base for future Products and Services in Smart Homes

The frontend application based on jQuery Mobile. Communication with the backend, which was based on ProSyst's mBS Smart Home OSGi Framework, has been realized via AJAX, WebSockets and JSON.