Hi! I'm Willem, a freelance developer.
I can help you build efficient and maintainable Go web applications.
My main skills: Go, Web development, Kubernetes, Postgresql and Linux.DOWNLOAD AS PDF
willem.dev (contracting/private projects)
2020 - now
- 2023: Private project, educating beginning developers at willem.dev.
- 2022-2023: Contracting at Lynq.tech. (Go/Kubernetes/Postgresql).
- 2022: Private project, illustratie.nl, portfolio platform for Dutch illustrators (Go/Postgresql/Svelte).
- 2022: Private project, boardgame-like browser games (Go/Postgresql/Svelte)
- 2021-2022: Contracting at Zalando SE. (Go/Kubernetes/Postgresql).
- 2020: Private project, privacy friendly web analytics (Go/Kubernetes).
2020 - 2020
- Worked in an agile multidisciplinary team as a backend developer.
- Developed several high impact features (Go/Mysql/AWS).
- Worked together with QA to make sure said features worked as intended.
- Deployed features using CI/CD.
- Initiated and succesfully completed a major refactoring of a business critical system.
Snoerboer B.V. (parttime)
2015 - 2017
- Worked on several webshops, launching 3 new ones (PHP/Magento/Mysql).
- Part of a small development team that worked together tightly with the marketing team.
- Managed Linux (Debian) servers running the webshops.
- Developed a custom Magento extension enabling the backoffice software to handle multiple currencies.
- Improved the checkout process in cooperation with a UX specialist.
- Supported the marketing team by writing data export scripts.
2012 - 2020
- Created system designs based on client goals and feedback.
- Notable clients include: snoerboer.nl, acutecolor.com and reppel.nl.
- Picked the most suitable tech for projects based on budget/goals and maintenance requirements.
- Maintain the systems after launch.
- Did a little visual design as well.
Willem Schots Webdesign (freelance)
2010 - 2012
- Developed small static websites for local businesses.
- Created visual designs based on client requirements.
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