About

I am a London based Front-End developer with a big passion for art & design.

I have been building unique digital experiences since 2010. I am a huge fan of React, Progressive Web Apps, Typescript, WebGL, #JAMStack, Accessibility, and Motion Graphics.

Experience

  • Self Employed

    August 2019 — Present
    London, UK

  • Native — Freelance

    Creative Technologist

    December 2019 — December 2019
    London, UK

  • Stink Studios — Freelance

    Frontend Developer

    August 2019 — November 2019
    London, UK

  • Toaster

    Frontend Developer

    September 2014 — August 2019
    London, UK

  • ThisPage Amsterdam

    Frontend Developer

    2013 — 2013
    Amsterdam, NL

  • LabelA

    Frontend Developer

    2012 — 2012
    Amsterdam, NL

Languages & Tools

  • HTML

    The semantic, accessible kind.

  • CSS

    PostCSS, SCSS, CSS-in-JS

  • JavaScript

    ES6, ES7+, Node.js, TypeScript

  • Frameworks

    React, Vue, Polymer, LitHTML, Svelte

  • Graphics

    WebGL/2, ThreeJS, PIXI, PaperJS, GSAP, Anime, Lottie, Processing, P5, MaxMSP

  • Experimental

    WebAudio, GLSL, Machine Learning, DialogFlow, Physical Computing

  • Environments

    Node.JS, Firebase, Netlify, AWS, GCP

  • Tools

    Gulp, Webpack, Rollup, ESLint, Prettier, Git, WebStorm, FFMpeg, Blender, Cinema 4D, imagemagick

  • Testing

    Jest, Mocha, Enzyme, Jasmine, Cypress

  • Other

    PWA's, WCAG, JSDocs, Electron, UX, Jinja2

Education

Facts

  • Did you know? Kanye West shares the same birthday as Tim Berners-Lee.
  • Designing and developing for the web since 2010.
  • I play video games for “research”.
  • I know a lot about hip-hop.
  • My passion for design emerged from graffiti urban lettering
  • I do not give a FOUC. ha ha get it?
  • My passion for art emerged from artists such as Mirko Reisser (DAIM), Totem, and later on Slash Three.
  • Konami
  • I spend an unhealthy amount of time optimising images & other assets.
  • Lighthouse, WebPageTest & Pingdom are some of my pinned tabs.
  • I animated a rectangle in Flash once.
  • I got a selfie with Grandmaster Flash,

Pim de Wit