Christian Paul

Work Experience

– Present
Front-End Web Developer at 7Geese Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • Writing React components using JavaScript and Redux
  • Leading information security and web accessibility
  • Improving the maintainability of our CSS code and HTML emails
  • Writing bug tickets, and sharing my knowledge by giving talks
Web Service Developer at WDR Cologne, Germany
  • Programmed web services using C# and interfaces using HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript 2015
  • Developed of an IMAP email interface for a PHP application
  • Defined coding guidelines for the team
  • Embraced best practices
Co-op Work Business Informatics at WDR Cologne, Germany
I was a sponsored student and learned the basics of IT jobs in networking, VoIP, inventory, help desk, server administration and programming.

Education

B.Sc. Business Informatics at EUFH Brühl, Germany
School Apprenticeship Program at AKBK Cologne, Germany

Volunteer Experience

Volunteer Mapper at OpenStreetMap Foundation
  • Mapping infrastructure and accessibility of this planet
  • Participating in monthly meetings with other local volunteers
Teamer at Abenteuerkiste Greven, Germany

In a group of ~40 teamers we planed activities for the summer and autumn school holidays. Later we supervised and entertained ~150 children with ~20 teamers per week. Their ages ranged from six to eleven.
I also spontaneously entertained children during a soccer event and a city festival.

Additional Skills

Languages
  • German (Mother tongue)
  • English (Professional working proficiency)
Programming
Programmed in over 15 languages, mainly: JavaScript, lua, bash and C#
Driving Licence
German Class B (car or truck up to 3.5 tons)
Comprehensive understanding of
  • Linux
  • Firefox
  • JavaScript
  • Node.js
  • bash
  • vCard
  • DokuWiki
  • Jekyll
  • Nextcloud
  • Inkscape
  • Gimp
  • Blender
  • Atom
  • OpenStreetMap
  • Freifunk
  • Web of Things API
  • Matrix.org protocol
  • lua

Links

Homepage
LinkedIn
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GitHub
MDN