Hello,

my name is Marco and I am living in Germany. I love designing and developing rich web applications with user experience in mind. I like solving problems, designing clean interfaces and constantly being in move to learn new things.

Graphic Design

From the inital sketch and visualisation to the finished outcome, I craft creative solutions for all aspects of design. Starting with a prototype give you a quick look how the result might look and feel.

Web Development

I am using the latest web-technologies along with clean and well structured code to produce a seamless user experience. All my websites are coded with my bare hands from scratch.

Optimization

I think it is important to optimize and further improve a site. Adding SEO strategies and going for web performance are key features to provide a richt user experience and to make your visitors happy.

About

Basics

Citizenshipgerman
LanguagesGerman (mother tongue), English (fluent), French (base knowledge)

Education

2016Education in media design (Mediengestalter Digital & Print)
10.2015 - 12.2015MongoDB online course “MongoDB for Node.js Developers”
2013 - 2016Education in media design (Mediengestalter Digital & Print) at FIXTREME GmbH
04.2013 - 08.2013Internship in media designer at FIXTREME GmbH
06.2012 - 03.2013Internship in video editing at Los Banditos GmbH
2012A level (Allgemeine Hochschulreife)
2004 - 2012Friedrich-Schiller-Gymnasium
2004Graduated primary school
2000 - 2004Schlösslesfeld Grundschule

Personal

creative, flexible, vegetarian, team player, relaxed, eager for knowledge, organized, ambitious

Interests

Blogs and books, Music, Friends, Photography, Movies, Open Source Projects, Maths, Video games

Skills

HTML

Semantic HTML5 Markup, Schema.org tags, WAI-ARIA Tags, HTML Emails, Templating: Assemble, EJS, Jade

CSS

Responsive Layout, Animations, Modular, Scalable, BEM Architecture, Preprocessors: Sass, Less, CSSNext, Frameworks: Twitter Bootstrap, ZURB Foundation

JavaScript

Syntax: ES5, ES6 (ES2015), Node.js: RESTful APIs, Express, Frameworks: jQuery, D3.js, AngularJS, Testing: Mocha, Jasmine, Module Loader: CommonJS, AMD

Content Management Systems

Contao CMS, WordPress, DotNetNuke, Jekyll, Tumblr

PHP

Solid knowledge, Templating, Modul- / Theme-Adjustments

Databases

MongoDB, MySQL, Firebase

Web techniques

Webperformance, Accessibility, User Interfaces / User Experience, Search Engine Optimization

Tools

Version Control: Git, Unix Command Line, Task Runner: Grunt, Gulp, npm, Package Manager: npm, Bower

Applications

Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Sketch, Adobe Indesign, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Premiere Pro