Leon RijsdamFront-end Developer
July 23, 1977
Part 2: Work & Experience
From June 2020 to June 2021 I worked as a Full Stack Web Developer at Zorgverkeer.
Zorgverkeer is a software and consultancy Startup focussed on assisting Dutch healthcare providers and regional government with the financial aspects of Youth Care and the Social Support Act (WMO).
I’ve learned a great deal on programming Front-end and Back-end software, deploying web applications using Bash and Docker as well as working for a Startup.
From September 2021 to November 2022 I worked as a Front-end Developer at Redkiwi.
Redkiwi is an ambitious digital agency where I’ve learned to work in Scrum teams for a wide range of clients, on new projects as well as further development on existing projects.
2021 - 2022: Front-end Developer, Redkiwi B.V.
My role at Redkiwi was to participate as Front-end Developer in sprints and support for clients such as Orange Cyberdefense, Omnimark, Nimeto and Vroon, both on new projects as well as further development on existing projects. I enjoyed working in teams and the Craft CMS, Twig and Tailwind CSS stack in particular.
2020 - 2021: Full Stack Web Developer, Zorgverkeer B.V.
2018 - 2020: Owner, Creative Software / Web Developer, Graphics Industry, Flow4Media B.V.
During my time as the owner of Flow4Media I developed and managed internal and external IT systems, developed software for customers in the Graphics Industry, Media and Retail. I also employed one FTE who assisted me in the roles of Consultant and Lithographer.
2017 - 2020: Co-owner, Creative Software / Web Developer, Online Retail, Affordable Today B.V.
During my time as a co-owner of Affordable Today I developed and managed internal IT systems. I was also responsible for the design, manufacturing and sales of private label sporting goods on Amazon in the USA and Germany. I worked together with my business partner automating the marketing and sales processes.
2009 - 2012: All-round IT Admin Mac and Windows, Software Developer, St. De Levensstroom
During my time at St. De Levensstroom I was responsible for development and management of the internal IT systems. I developed software in Claris FileMaker Pro (a client/server RAD) for processing donations to the foundation and the administration of different memberships. I also got the opportunity to lead groups of volunteers and advise the board or directors on IT topics.
2001 - 2009: Creative IT Admin, Software / Web Developer, Graphics Industry, GPB Media B.V.
During my time at GPB Media I developed and managed internal and external IT systems and developed custom workflow solutions for top- tier and stock listed clients in the Netherlands. I also managed the IT department of four FTE, assisted and supervised employees and advised the general management on IT related topics.
1998 - 2017: Creative IT Admin, Software / Web Developer, Graphics Industry, FMWORKS
During this period as a self-employed business owner I developed and managed external IT systems, developed software in Claris FileMaker Pro for customers in the Graphics Industry, Media and Retail.