Hello đź‘‹ Dave here. I've been working as a (remote) web designer for more than ten years. Let's build something cool!

Freelance front-end developer
for ExpatFile

Turn Figma designs into a highly optimized (e.g. Google Pagespeed Insights) front-end with Next.js. Work on the Expatfile.tax app to implement a new design. Build and use a component library with React, TypeScript, Next.js.

Date:November 2022 - February 2023
Industry:Finance / Taxes
Stack:React, TypeScript, Next.js, GraphQL, Material UI, GitHub Actions, Git, Figma
Location:Sri Lanka (100% remote)

Freelance front-end developer
for DEPT Agency

Develop a component based front-end with a headless Umbraco CMS based on Figma designs. Work in a 100% remote Agile team with two FE developers, one BE developer, two UX / UI designers and multiple project managers. Brownfield, client-faced project for a well known insurance company in the Netherlands.

Date:January 2022 - March 2022
Stack:React, TypeScript, Next.js, GraphQL, Chakra UI, Azure DevOps, Git, Figma
Location:Utrecht, Netherlands (100% remote)

Freelance front-end developer
for Bankai

Develop customer flow based on designs. Enable the user to add car by license plate with external API's (or manually) and calculate efficient BPM models within UsedCarController.nl.

Date:January 2021 - March 2021
Stack:React, Redux, Formik, Axios, PHP, Netlify, GitLab, ClickUp, Git, Figma
Location:Utrecht, Netherlands (100% remote)

Owner | full-stack developer
for Noten.nl

Develop the headless frontend and custom WordPress backend (with GraphQL) of Noten.nl and NĂĽsseKaufen.de. I was responsible for design, development, photography, marketing and SEO. Scaled to five figures a month (without running ads) and exited the business.

Date:January 2018 - December 2021
Industry:B2C | food
Stack:React, TypeScript, Next.js, Tailwind CSS, PHP, Vercel, Git
Location:Cape Town, South Africa | Utrecht, Netherlands

Front-end developer
for Euroclear

Translate designs into reusable, custom styled Material-UI components for the Euroclear InvestorInsight® webapp. This webapp enables corporations to gain insights in the structure of their shareholders and intermediaries to comply with SRD II obligations.

Date:August 2019 - May 2020
Stack:React, TypeScript, .NET, Material-UI, Azure Devops, Formik, Git, Figma
Location:Amsterdam, Netherlands

Front-end developer
for Schiphol Nederland

Create an interactive map for Integral Safety Schiphol (.com). The map should be manageable by Schiphol employees. I built a custom, multilingual WordPress website with jQuery, Leaflet.js. The map can be zoomed in and out of by using pre-exported tiles based on a SVG illustration.

Date:May 2018 - August 2018
Stack:WordPress, Advanced Custom Fields, jQuery, Leaflet.js, Git
Location:Bali, Indonesia (100% remote)

Certifications & Studies

Professional Scrum Master PSMI
November 2019

HBO Bachelor of Commerce (B.Comm.), Communication & Media Design
May 2013

About me

When I'm not working I like shredding Dutch trails on my mountainbike (these can actually be challenging) or surfing small to medium sized waves, preferably in warm water.

In office or on the job I consider myself an extravert person with a keen eye for user-experience and visual design. I thrive in small teams where communication is open, honest feedback is appreciated and there's room for humour and legitimate personal interest.

I'm also an avid music lover. With Spotify playing 24/7 I might have some tracks for you to enjoy.

Here's what I've recently been listening to: