Niels Meijer

Senior all-round web developer

Profile

I’m a Dutch senior web developer with over 30 years of working experience.

Throughout my career I’ve been developing solutions for all sorts of businesses, both as architect and developer on a wide variety of projects. I am used to work with all stakeholders within a project and I have excellent communication skills which makes me qualified to set up and lead development teams.

As a web developer you can call me all-round. My focus is on clean, readable, reusable code and system architecture. I'm a dedicated developer eager to learn more.

Stack

  • PHP
  • Laravel
  • VueJS (SPA)
  • Wordpress
  • HTML/CSS
  • Sass
  • JavaScript
  • Bootstrap
  • jQuery
  • MySql

Tools

  • GIT
  • Jira
  • Gulp
  • NPM
  • Webpack
  • Vagrant
  • Composer
  • OSX
  • PhpStorm
  • Xdebug

Interests

  • Bass player in
    South of Wherever
  • Piano player in
    Lightning Bug
  • Sailor at
    Hummingbird

Work experience

Mar 2020 — Present

LEAD DEVELOPER

Eenvoud media

  • Lead developer full-stack.
  • Laravel API's & web applications.
  • VueJS, Nuxt, single page app's & websites.
  • WordPress development, maintenance and plugins.
2018 — 2020

LEAD DEVELOPER

DIKS VERZEKERINGEN

  • Planning and supervision of the development team.
  • Lead in code, UX and planning.
  • Development of a REST API (Laravel) with back-office.
  • Development of connectors between the API and multiple services.
  • Development of multiple single page apps (SPA) in VueJS.
  • WordPress development, maintenance and SEO improvements.
1999 — 2018

SENIOR WEB DEVELOPER & DIGITAL PRODUCER

ATELIER TACKENCO

  • Account management.
  • Consultancy for multiple clients.
  • Lead in technique, budget, UX and planning.
  • Development of multiple websites.
  • Maintenance and support.
2016 — 2018

SENIOR WEB DEVELOPER & DIGITAL PRODUCER

LVT GROUP (LVTPR / PROGRESS COMMUNICATIONS / CONTENTBUREAU)

  • Consultancy for multiple clients.
  • Lead in technique, budget, UX and planning.
  • Development of multiple websites.
  • Maintenance and support.
2016

SENIOR FRONTEND DEVELOPER

MACAW / DESPERADOS, HEINEKEN

  • Development of the Desperados campaign website.
  • Frontend developmentin Jekyll.
2015 — 2016

SENIOR WEB DEVELOPER & LEAD DEVELOPER

KEYTOE / BATAVIASTAD.NL

  • Development of custom WordPress theme.
  • Development WordPress custom plugin for Bataviastad clients portal.
  • Development of connector for clients portal and the REST API of Bataviastad.
  • Teamlead.
2015

SENIOR WEB DEVELOPER

RADIO 538 / SLAM!FM

  • Development website 10 years Slam!FM.
  • Site including external API’s for live-streams, apps to radio shows and Spotify playlists.
2013 — 2014

WEB DEVELOPER & FILEMAKER-PRO DEVELOPER

FLORAMEDIA

  • Architecture and development of the FloraLinQ webapplication.
  • Development of the plant finder database — Getty Images-like.
  • Filemaker-Pro PHP API connection.
2013

BACKEND DEVELOPER

BLOEMBOLLENKEURINGSDIENST (BKD) / THE FLOWER BULB INSPECTION SERVICE

  • Development of quotation module in an existing custom PostgreSQL web application.
2006 — 2013

FILEMAKER-PRO DEVELOPER

BUMA CULTUUR

  • Development of Filemaker-Pro CRM system with events planning.
  • IT support Amsterdam Danc eEvent, Eurosonic Noorderslag, InJazz, etc.
  • Development of web tools to subscribe to events through REST API.
  • Development REST API connection between Filemaker-Pro and webshop.
2008

FILEMAKER-PRO DEVELOPER

ENDEMOL NEDERLAND

  • Development of contract management tool for actors employment contracts.
  • Development of reporting tool for the financial controller of the holding.
1999 — 2012

FILEMAKER-PRO DEVELOPER

OP MAAT WONINGAANPASSINGEN

  • Development of custom CRM system with planning, time-tracking, ordering and invoicing.
  • IT maintenance and support.
  • Webdevelopment.
1996 — 1999

SOUND DESIGNER

KAOS BEELD & GELUID

  • Foley artist, sound editing and mixing.
  • Filemaker-Pro development of time-tracking, planning and invoicing application.