Robin Poort

Designer & Frontend Developer

About

Robin Poort

Hilversum, NL
25-02-1986

Robin Poort is a frontend web developer who is specialised in 'mobile first' and 'responsive design'. Robin is always working on projects with the end-user in mind. He is trying to leave no one behind and is making sure the message comes through.

Once starting his career as a designer, Robin is currently focused on frontend development. Having a designer past is of great help in translating design into code.

In 2013 Robin decided to start working as a consultant. This way he could work in larger multidisciplinary teams and on larger projects.

Because of his specific knowledge Robin is of great value to other professionals on a daily basis. Working with others is what Robin enjoys, he is a real team player, which has made him more knowledgeable in other fields as well.

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Experience

Frontend Developer

Perfect Web Team

November 2014 - present

Perfect Web Team is an enthusiastic team of Joomla professionals. Continuously working with new technologies to create the perfect website for the customer.

Highlights

  • 
Lead frontend developer for funx.nl
Website: perfectwebteam.nl

Designer & Frontend Developer

Timble

July 2013 - present

Timble provides enterprise level development services centred around web applications, focusing on high performance, multi-site, multi-lingual installations. Timble also specialises in technology consultancy, advising start-ups and large corporations.

Highlights

  • 
Lead designer of the Open Government Platform of the Belgian Police.
Website: timble.net

Designer & Frontend Developer

Joomlatools

July 2013 - present


Joomlatools is lead by Joomla co-founder Johan Janssens. Combined with the rest of the team, we arguably have the most experienced team of Joomla experts anywhere.

Website: joomlatools.com

Co-founder, designer & frontend developer

ThemePartner

2010 - 2013

ThemePartner was the first Dutch Joomla template provider. The focus for our templates were ease-of-use and customizability. Extending the templates was another very important focus.

Both the ThemePartner.com website and the products were faster than 99% of other websites on the internet. ThemePartner also had a support satisfaction rate of 99%.

Co-founder, designer & frontend developer

Tweepixels

2007 - present

Tweepixels is a web development company designing and developing websites for medium-sized companies.

Websites are all being built with the end-user in mind. Resulting in easy to use and very adapting websites.

By using the latest technologies on top of a solid base, all of these websites last many years.

Website: tweepixels.nl

Education

Bachelor Graphic Design

Hogeschool voor de Kunsten Utrecht, The Netherlands

2007 - 2008
  • Graphic Design
  • Typography
  • Painting

Bachelor Graphic Design

Grafisch Lyceum Utrecht, The Netherlands

2004 - 2007
  • Graphic Design
  • Marketing
  • History of Arts
  • Illustration

Languages

Dutch

Native speaker

English

Full professional proficiency

Awards

Best website

by ThinkQuest in 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008

Student web design competition

Training report of the year

by Grafisch Lyceum Utrecht in 2007

2nd place of 4 schools in the Netherlands

Skills

Web Development

  • HTML, CSS & Javascript

Web Design

  • Accessibility
  • Usability
  • User Experience

Design

  • Photoshop
  • Illustrator
  • InDesign

Content Management

  • Joomla
  • Wordpress
  • Jekyll