Some notes about my person

Who i am and what i can do for you

I am a frontend developer from Germany with a deeper love for design and usability. With this passion in mind i am creating fast and beautiful web applications and sites. I am trying to learn every week something new to push the boundries of what the web and all the new technologies are able to do. After a long experience with broadcast technologies with numerous productions for international and national clients, i decided to take a course of web technology studies to take my passion into profession. Now i project, draft and develop complex webapplications for international and national companies and brands in my daily worklive, where my strength are frontend technologies (HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript).

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Personal Timeline

Things i did in my live

  1. Professional Experience

  2. Software Engineer Frontend

    TomTom Telematics

    ( - )

    Design, implement and maintain web applications for TomTom Telematics with strong focus on code quality and continuously improving the technology stack with new ideas.

  3. Senior frontend developer

    Pluspol interactive

    ( - )

    Project, draft and develop complex webapplications for international companies and brands at Pluspol interactive. Building responsive and mobile websites including optimisations for offline mode and performance. Freelance frontend developer until 2014, afterwards full-time permanent.

  4. TV graphics operator

    Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk

    ( - )

    Doing freelance work for operation and creation of TV graphics at the german television company Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk (MDR), mainly for live studio productions with Chyron.

  5. Virtual graphics operator

    Swiss Timing Sportservice

    ( - )

    Teamleader, engineer and operator for TV graphics in live and studio mode at Swiss Timing Sportservice, notably virtual TV graphics with VizRT, TV Draw and EVS. Numerous international experiences with broadcast productions for international and national clients. Freelance frontend developer and TV operator from 2010 till 2012.

  6. Education

  7. Bachelor of Engineering

    Media Technology

    ( - )

    Course of studies with focus on web technology, interactive media, computer science and interface design at University of Applied Sciences (HTWK) Leipzig.

  8. Apprenticeship

    Digital Media Designer

    ( - )

    Skilled Engineering Worker with specialisation in digital & print. Schooling with focus on web technology via dual education (Gutenbergschule Leipzig and ST Sportservice).

  9. Music school

    Anna-Magdalena Bach Zeitz

    ( - )

    Schooling in clarinet, piano and musical composition.

  10. Grammar school

    Geschwister-Scholl Zeitz

    ( - )

  11. Elementary school

    Frederic-Joliot-Curie Pegau

    ( - )

What i can do for you

Some detailed technical skills

  • HTML5

    Mobile, Offline, ARIA, Microdata, Performance, SEO

  • CSS3

    Responsive, SCSS/Less, BEM, SMACSS, OOCSS, Foundation, Bootstrap

  • JavaScript

    jQuery, Angular, Backbone, React, Node, object-oriented/functional

  • Backend

    PHP, Zend, Kirby, MySQL, Ruby

  • Workflow

    Karma, Jasmine, Jest, QUnit, Grunt/Gulp, Git/SVN, NPM, Bower, Vagrant, Styleguides

  • Design and UX

    Adobe CC like Photoshop, Illustrator, Fireworks, InDesign, After Effects

Languages

Languages to communicate with

    German

    English

    French

Recommended reading

Some books i read and could recommend to you

  • You don't know JS

    ES6 and beyond

    Simpson, KyleO'Reilly 2015
  • Real-Life Responsive Web Design

    Smashing Book #5

    Smashing Magazine 2015
  • Data Structures and Algorithms with JavaScript

    Bringing classic computing approaches to the Web

    McMillan, MichaelO'Reilly 2014
  • New Perspectives on Web Design

    Smashing Book #4

    Smashing Magazine 2013
  • Responsive Webdesign

    Reaktionsfähige Websites gestalten und umsetzen

    Zillgens, ChristophCarl Hanser 2013
  • Secrets of the JavaScript Ninja

    Resig, John & Bibeault, BearManning, MITP 2012
  • JavaScript Web Applications

    jQuery Developer Guide to Moving State to the Client

    MacCaw, AlexO'Reilly 2011
  • JavaScript Patterns

    Mit Coding Patterns und Entwurfsmustern zu besseren JavaScript-Anwendungen

    MacCaw, AlexO'Reilly 2010
  • High Performance JavaScript

    Build Faster Web Application Interfaces

    Zakas, Nicholas C.O'Reilly 2010