Gersom van Ginkel

Gersom

Work

I’m an Amsterdam-based freelance full-stack JavaScript developer that is looking for challenging projects with social or sustainable impact.

A non-exhaustive list of languages, tools and frameworks I’ve recently worked with: JavaScript TypeScript React React Native Next Gatsby Redux Expo Node Express PostgreSQL Objection Knex Styled-Components Emotion Slate Storybook Sketch.

Portfolio

Plenty

Aug 2018 - Now

Founded Plenty, an app that helps people in the Netherlands with finding (accidentally) vegan products in the supermarket.

Aimforthemoon

Jan 2020 - Feb 2020

Built a web platform for a project of FMO.

Polder

May 2018 - Feb 2020

Polder is an internal communication tool for companies. I built the front end from its first prototype to what it is now.

Shleep

Apr 2019 - Jun 2019

Shleep is an employee sleep improvement app. I built a management dashboard with data visualizations.

De Persgroep

Oct 2017 - Jul 2018

Algemeen Dagblad is one of the biggest Dutch newspapers. I was responsible for a video feed into the mobile app.

Festina

May 2017 - Sep 2017

During my time at this digital agency, I built a movie on demand platform for Innergy.world, a kiosk app for Fairphone, and a host-customer chat into the CityHub app.

Label A

Nov 2016 - May 2017

During my employment at this digital agency, I worked on projects for Porsche24, Aedes Magazine, and GrowBee.com.

Profects

2012-2016

During my bachelors I worked part time on a tool for Agro4all that provided a database of crop protection policies.

Skribi

2010

As a final project of my pre-university education, I built the front-end for a SAAS membership admin system for churches.

Education

UvA

2013-2016

University of Amsterdam
Bachelor of Science, Medical Informatics - Cum Laude

EUR

2010-2013

Erasmus University Rotterdam
Bachelor of Science, Medicine - Unfinished

Calvijn College Goes
Best Dutch high school in 2008 and 2009 (Elsevier)