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The road so far
Valentin Vago
Grew up in : Montreux, Switzerland
Languages : French (native language)
English, spoken, written
German, spoken, written
Contact :
1997 - 2000 : Technical drawer in architecture
Started working with 3ds Max, ArchiCAD, Photoshop
2000 - 2005 : Studying multimedia conception at EMAF (ecole de multimedia et d'art de Fribourg, now eikon) Switzerland
Communication theories, Art history, Graphic & Web design, Color theories, Typography
Started VJing ( and wrote my own tools in Flash for that)
2005 : Traineeship at Mediagonal (now Liip), Fribourg, Switzerland
Worked on implementation of Dockbook XML in the bitflux WYSIWYG editor
Gained good skills working with Javascript, XSL, CSS, PHP
Started working on Linux
2005 : Moved to Berlin
2005 - 2006 : (re-)learn German
2006 - 2013 : Freelance web-developer
2013 - 2014 : Frontend developer at
2014 - present : Core UI developer at Camunda services GmbH
Note: after 3 great(!) years at Camunda, it is time for me to move forward.
I might be interested by a permanent position if it would be part time
to allow me to take part to more creative/artistical projects.
Skills : Frontend:
------ SCSS / SASS / Less (CSS), (Modern) Javascript, HTML(5 too)
Bash, Apache2, PHP5, MySQL, Grunt.js, Webpack
Team work:
GIT, SVN, Scrum
Bitflux (does not exists anymore)
OSes (in order of preference):
Linux, OSX, Windows
digital sustainability, semantical web (micro data), reads the fine manual
Some works : SMS surveying tool for researches on alcohol and drugs use
---------- - Donation platform based on Drupal CMS
Nitro USA Snowboard - websites for seasons 2010-2011, 2011-2012, multiple languages, sub-sites
Raiden Bindings - websites for seasons 2010-2011, 2011-2012
L1 Outerwear - websites for seasons 2010-2011, 2011-2012
Camunda commons UI - Angular widgets and CSS framework based on Bootstrap
Camunda blog an documentation - Website based on and camunda-commons-ui
Pet projects : Visual Fiha - An open-source, zero install, MIDI enabled, browser based VJing software
------------- - (it is in a early stage though)
Experimenting : Mongoose.js (
------------- Ampersand.js (
Swagger (
Progressive Web App (
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