About

Professional Experience
01/2015 – present: Liquid Democracy e.V, Frontend Developer
Development of  the platform ‚Adhocracy‘ which is a software for online participation. Core technologies: Javascript, Angular JS, HTML, CSS, Python

10/2012 – 12/2014: Freie Universität Berlin, Scientific Assistant
Development of a platform to enable lecturers at universities to share teaching materials as well as teaching concepts. Main tasks: user research (conducting workshops, interviews and user tests), planning the software (e.g. choose technologies), implementing the software (core technologies: Python Django, Angular.js). Prototype can be found here.

02/2008 – 04/2009: Medien Gruppe Kirk AG (Publishing House), Darmstadt, Editorial traineeship
During the traineeship I was part of the Editorial staff. Main tasks:  Prepare articles to be published in the books (writing, proofreading), coordinate the layouts with graphic artists, take care of deadlines. 

08/2007 – 02/2008: Springer Science+Business Media (Publishing Hause), traineeship
During the traineeship I was working in the corporate communication department. Main tasks: Preparing the daily press review, write articles for the internal newsletter, layout the internal newsletter.

Education and training
10/2009 – 03/2013: B.S., IT-Systems Engineering, Hasso-Plattner-Institut, Potsdam
02/2008: One month training at the German journalist school  Akademie für Publizistik
09/2005 – 02/2006:  semester abroad at University of Kazan/Russia
10/2001 – 03/2007:  Diplom, Political Science, University of Potsdam

Technical Skills
programming: Python, Django, Javascript (Angular.js, some d3.js, leaflet.js), Java for Android, MySQL, Postgress, Git
programs: Adobe Indesign, Adobe Illustrator