Michiel van Oosterhout

Passionate about technology

This is what I’ve enjoyed working with/on over the years:

Search, web content management, digital asset management, web accessibility

Experience & education

Lead software developer

Coolblue is the fastest growing e-commerce company in The Netherlands and Belgium.

Senior software developer

Funda is the leading real estate website in The Netherlands with over 20M monthly visits.

To improve maintainability I organised ‘domain discovery’ sessions with my team, initiated work on a set of coding standards, participated in regular cross-team reviews of our coding practices, and contributed to our internal build tooling.

Senior web developer

Creative full-service marketing and advertising agency.

At NoSuchCompany I estimated, documented, developed and deployed online campaigns, websites, and portals for small, medium and enterprise accounts like Shell, Microsoft, Coca-Cola, Nationale-Nederlanden, and Adyen.

Web developer

Full-service marketing and communications agency.

At Elan I maintained a digital asset management system developed in-house, provided technical support for database publishing projects, and developed, deployed and maintained corporate websites.

Software developer internship

At Den Haag media group I worked on several database publishing projects with advanced desktop publishing software, writing macros to process XML and SGML. I also maintained and improved web applications using Classic ASP, VBScript and SQL Server.

B ICT, Media technology

Graduated in 2007 from the Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences with a Bachelor of Information and Communication Technology, specifically media technology, with a specific and very practically applied focus on database publishing for web and print media.