Full-stack web developer
& Scrum master

I specialize in

⚡ Building lighting fast web applications
🔒 Making them secure
🔥 And making them scalable

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Who am I?

Hi, I'm Roelof Jan! I'm a full-stack developer in Groningen and I enjoy a challenge. I'm currently working as a lead developer at Tubber, a platform to facilitate C2C, C2B, and B2B boat rentals all over the world. I found my challenge in learning and applying new technologies to solve increasingly complicated problems. As a full-stack developer, the problems I'm trying to solve are of a very wide nature. The problems range from cutting the boot time of a website in half to coming up with ways to build the platform in such a way that real-time availability of boats and booking data is possible. Even when you're working with a system that pulls its data from 5 to 10 different sources.

Do you want to know more? You can read more about me here!

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Do you want to know more about my skills?

I've put together a list of technologies I'm comfortable with using in production. These technologies include, but are not limited to, PHP (Laravel), JavaScript, TypeScript (Angular, React.js), and Golang. You can read more about my skills by reading about "My tech stack" or by having a look at my CV.

Recent blog posts

Fixing hidden infrastructure issues with Netdata

Fixing hidden infrastructure issues with Netdata

Netdata has helped me to fix a major issue by pointing me in the right direction. By visualizing the issues that were happening, it helped me to find and fix a major issue within the first hour of deploying Netdata across the different nodes in the platform architecture.

Posted on: September 23rd, 2020
Learning Go: What I've learned in 9 months

Learning Go: What I've learned in 9 months

In January of 2020, I started learning Go. In these past 9 months, I've been able to build multiple applications to contribute to faster applications, easier deployments, and more stability in the infrastructure. In this post, I go over what I've built and what I learned.

Posted on: September 17th, 2020

Open source contributions

Are you wondering how I built this website?

Have a look at "The techstack I used to build this website" and I'll explain exactly what I've used to put this website together.

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