I develop software solutions that delight and drive innovation.
Hi, my name is Ben and I'm a Software Engineer and Photographer from Germany. I specialize in Web Development, Ruby/Rails, Elixir and AI.
I offer services around software engineering to help you achieve your goals. I'm open both for freelance and full-time opportunities. Don't hesitate to get in touch with me.
Architecture and Scaling
Process and Management
I provide customized tech consulting to navigate your challenges, ensuring scalable solutions and
Utilizing advanced practices, I enhance your projects with CI/CD, cloud hosting, and architectural
design for a resilient tech stack.
Elixir or Ruby Development
Hosting and Maintenance
With expertise in Elixir and Ruby, I create tailored web applications, backed by reliable hosting
This growing list contains my projects and products.
Rails UseCase Gem
Clean Architecture library which brings UseCase and Service classes to Rails.View on GitHub
Document to PDF Microservice.Work in progress
More to come!
I'm constantly working on projects, which will be added here soon.Stay tuned
With over 17 years in software engineering and web development, I've worked with various clients to deliver tech solutions that matter. My approach is straightforward: clear communication and transparency are key to successful projects. Outside of work, I lead a Dungeons and Dragons group and enjoy photography, blending creativity with technology.
I'm passionate about automated testing and improving developer experiences, especially with Elixir. Currently, I'm exploring AI and Machine Learning to enhance my skill set. Simply put, I'm a developer committed to creating impactful software and keeping up with technology trends to offer the best solutions.
Freeyou AG, Germany
Feb 2022 - Today
Staff Software Engineer & Tech Lead Backend
Ruby & Rails, AWS, Terraform, Architecture, DataDog, GitLab & git, Mentoring, People Management, Leadership, 1:1s, Insurance
Jun 2016 - Today
Freelancing Software Engineer & Consultant
Self employed software engineer and consultant with several customers.
Tech Stack: Ruby & Rails, Elixir & Phoenix, Tailwind etc.
i22 Digitalagentur, Germany
Jan 2018 - Jan 2022
Senior Software Engineer
Ruby/Rails & Elixir/Phoenix Backend Engineering, Vue Frontend Development, SCRUM Master.
AWESOME! Software, Germany
Jul 2017 - Dec 2017
Senior Software Engineer
Different projects and tech stacks.
Jul 2016 - Jun 2017
Conception, Architecture and Development of a Medical Software Solution based on Ruby/Rails & EmberJS.
Chamaeleon AG, Germany
Jul 2016 - Jan 2007
Software Developer & Consultant
Several positions and projects as Software Engineer, Java Developer, Frontend Developer, Consultant and Coach and more.