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Ralph Bolliger

Fullstack DesignOps + Design Ethicist

Based on modern software architecture, I break the wall between people and the things they are looking for. Using often unconventional methods, I bring simplicity to a world full of complex information.

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Skills + Tech Stack

Core Competencies

JAMstack

User Interface Design

User Experience Design

Design Systems Development

Prototyping

Project Management

JavaScript / Frameworks / Libraries

JavaScript / ES6+

React JS

Next.js

TypeScript

Frontend Basics

HTML5

CSS3

Sass / SCSS

jQuery

AJAX + JSON

Server OS & Application Admin

Apache 2 Web Server & Databases

Debian Linux

Ubuntu Linux

Node.js Server

PaaS / IaaS / Serverless

Vercel

Google Cloud Platform

Amazon Web Services

Azure DevOps

Heroku

Databases & Storage

Firebase Firestore

Firebase Storage

PostgresQL

SQLite

MongoDB

MySQL

MariaDB

UI Frameworks

Material UI

Zurb Foundation

Animate.css

Bootstrap

Chakra UI

Tailwind CSS

Content Management / Headless

Content Modeling

GraphCMS

Sanity.io CMS

Prismic.io CMS

Contentful CMS

MODX CMS

API / ORM / Connectors

Apollo Client

GraphQL

Express JS

REST

Prisma.io

Software & Tools

JetBrains IDEs

Adobe Illustrator

Adobe Photoshop

Atlassian Bitbucket & Pipelines

Atlassian Jira Software

Yarn

npm

Git & Git-Flow

Emmet

Gulp

Visual Studio Code

Adobe XD

Babel

Webpack

GitHub

Agile Software Development

Kanban

Scrum

Virtualization

Docker

Authentication

Firebase Auth

Work Experience

2015

present

Fullstack DesignOps + Design Ethicist

MONTAG digital GmbH

2014

2015

Head of Project Management & Process Management

xtendx AG

2012

2014

Senior Software Project Manager

xtendx AG

2010

2012

SEM & Affiliate Marketing Manager

Conrad Electronic Group

2006

2010

Frontend Designer & CMS Integration

Nexway GmbH

2006

2006

Sales Manager Assistant

extablish AG

2003

2006

Agency Manager

ANSATZ Werbung GmbH

2000

2003

Apprentice

Die Schweizerische Post AG

Personal Data

Day of birth

January 31st, 1984

Civil status

unmarried

Residence

Hochdorf LU

Nationality

Swiss

Languages

Swiss German (native), German, English

Personal Life

Privately I like to spend a lot of time with family and friends. Besides, I am engaged in learning new things and I am interested in social and natural sciences such as social anthropology, physics and meteorology, aviation, radio engineering and photography.

People I'd like to talk to

Neil deGrasse Tyson (American astrophysicist), Harald Lesch (German physicist), Richard David Precht (German philosopher), Tristan Harris (American technology ethicist).

Books I recommend to read

Schwarmdumm (Gunter Dueck), Kein Netz (Hajo Schumacher), Digitaler Minimalismus (Cal Newport), Unwiderstehlich (Adam Alter).