Christian Paul

Work Experience

Front-End Web Developer at KIProtect Berlin, Germany
  • Experienced the early stage of a start-up
  • Development of new features and user interfaces
  • Migration of the codebase to TypeScript
Front-End Web Developer at 7Geese Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • React, Redux, JavaScript and CSS development
  • Lead information security and web accessibility
  • Improved the maintainability of our CSS code and HTML emails
  • Shared my knowledge by giving talks
Web Service Developer at WDR Cologne, Germany
  • C#, HTML, CSS and JavaScript development
  • Developed of an IMAP email interface for a PHP application
  • Defined coding guidelines for the team
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.


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

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

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