Christian Paul

Work Experience

3 years
Full-Stack TypeScript Developer at Element Remote; Berlin, Germany
  • Developed integrations and bridges for the Matrix protocol
  • React Front-End and NodeJS Back-End
  • Organised social events for remote workers

6 months
Front-End React Developer at KIProtect Berlin, Germany
  • Experienced the early stage of a start-up
  • Implemented of new features and user interfaces
  • Migrated a codebase from JavaScript to TypeScript

1 year 10 months
Front-End React Developer at 7Geese Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • React, Redux, JavaScript and CSS development
  • Lead information security and web accessibility
  • Improved the maintainability of our CSS and HTML
  • Shared my knowledge by giving talks

8 months
Full-Stack Web Developer at WDR Cologne, Germany
  • JavaScript, HTML, CSS and C# development
  • Developed of an IMAP e-mail interface for a PHP application
  • Defined coding guidelines for the team

3 years
Co-op Work: IT specialist for system integration at WDR Cologne, Germany
  • First work experience alongside my studies
  • Learned the basics of IT jobs, e.g. programming, server administration, networking, and help desk


Bachelor of Science in Business Informatics (Wirtschaftsinformatik) at EUFH Brühl, Germany
Semester abroad at Vancouver Island University Nanaimo, BC
Vocational training Fachinformatiker Systemintegration at AKBK Cologne, Germany

Volunteer Experience

Organiser and Podcaster at Matrix Salon Berlin
  • Matrix Salon Meetup and Podcast
  • Conference: Matrix Community Summit in August 2022
Volunteer Mapper at OpenStreetMap Foundation
  • Mapping infrastructure and accessibility of this planet
  • Participating in monthly meetings with other local volunteers

Additional Skills

  • German (Mother tongue)
  • English (Professional working proficiency)
Driving Licence
German Class B (car or truck up to 3.5 tons)
Comprehensive understanding of
  • JavaScript
  • TypeScript
  • Linux
  • Firefox
  • vCard
  • DokuWiki
  • Jekyll
  • Nextcloud
  • Inkscape
  • Gimp
  • Blender
  • OpenStreetMap
  • Freifunk
  • Web of Things
  • protocol
  • lua
  • AI
  • Software testing