Web development is to me interesting from solution discussions to finished project. I feel confident as a technical project leader, frontend developer, backend developer and have interests in the fields usability and interaction design. The interest in web development began in 2002 with making a web page for a school project and other interests. Since then it was easy to decide what the future career would be. That dedication was followed and lead to study of the Web and Multimedia program at Karlstad University in Sweden.
I moved to Gothenburg in January 2017 to enjoy new opportunities and challenges. The current occupation is as PHP Developer with a focus on the product Aiai in both frontend and backend development at Kaustik.
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The company started based on the need of a new product in the market of personal assistance, the product Aiai. The main functionality for the system are around scheduling shifts for the assistants and time reporting, kaustik.com.
At Kaustik it's important to take the proper way when developing to make it easier for future development. Automated unit tests, pair programming and code review are some techniques used to make sure the quality is kept up to expectations.
Wyoming Interactive is a digital agency located in Edinburgh and does business worldwide. This agency have over 25 employees with various skill sets which allow to focus on a large variety of software and services. Few of the focus areas are marketing, eCommerce and system development, wyoming-interactive.com.
Skills and applications used in this job are Magento, Drupal, SilverStripe, Google Tag Manager, Mac, HTML, CSS3, Bootstrap, SASS, Compass, PHP 5, MySQL, Apache, Command Line. Oracle UCM, Eloqua, Assembla, Create Send.
The Sugar Refinery was founded in 2008 and has today over 10 employees who most are located in the city of Edinburgh. The Sugar Refinery has the SugarCRM product as the only focus, thesugarrefinery.com.
At The Sugar Refinery I worked as a Web Developer of the web based open source system SugarCRM. The system is used as a base and is then adapted to suit the needs of different customers. Support on the product is provided with direct customer contact.
Work tasks involving development, support, workshops, training and technical project management.
Redpill Linpro was started in 2004 and has today over 150 employees who are specialist in open source solutions and are the leading experts in the Nordics for this area, redpill-linpro.com.
At Redpill Linpro I worked as a Web Developer in the web based open source system SugarCRM. The system is used as a base and is then adapted to suit the needs of different customers. Support on the product is provided with direct customer contact. Some projects have been developed locally on site at the client. My role grew to become more than development to also including technical sale support, mentor, architecture and handling of customer requirements.
Work tasks involving development, support, training, mentor, technical sales, technical project management and writing manuals and guides.
LINDA is an IT student association at Karlstad University, Sweden.
Skåre was an ice hockey organisation were I was taking care of the website and publishing text, pictures, game results and interview the trainer for the main team.
Karlstad University has been an university since 1999 and has today over 10.000 students and over 1000 employees. The university believe in conducting education in close relation to the companies, kau.se/en.
The Web and Multimedia program is much about web and usability, but also covers the basics of programming and system design.
In 2010 I got a job in web development before finishing the studies and I returned in 2013 to finish the studies while working part time.
Key skills learned at this program was Object Oriented Programming, Object Oriented Modulation, Interactive Flash Animation, Systems Implementation Techniques, Graphical User Interfaces, Web Development Project, Prototyping, Usability Testing, Databases, C-paper - "Uganda Open Development Partnership Platform: How can the platform be improved?", System Implementation, Future Web Standards and Android Development.
John Bauer was a school that had many IT related courses and was one of the first to introduce a laptop for every student. The concept for John Bauer was to twice a day provide three hours lessons. This way the students are able to get started with a larger and more complicated task compared to one hour lessons.
Key skills learned at this program was JAVA, Action Script, C-sharp, Flash, Web development project, Databases