Jesper Asplund

It works on my machine. Let me help you make it work on yours.

I am a passionate software developer driven by my dedication to delivering value through my work. Proficient in both frontend and backend development, I have a strong foundation in Node.js, React, and Vue.js. My goal is to consistently provide efficient, user-friendly, and maintainable solutions. With a systematic approach, I tackle complex challenges while focusing on reliability and scalability. Committed to exceeding client expectations, I continuously enhance my skills and stay up-to-date with the latest tech and best practices in software development. My aim is to create top-quality, maintainable software that empowers businesses and users alike.

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Tailwind CSS
Google Cloud Platform
GitHub Actions
Amazon Web Services
AWS Lambda
React Testing Library
Test Driven Development

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  • Consulting Cloud Developer
    December 2021 - Current
    IKEA (Ingka)

    I am currently involved in a substantial project at Ingka IKEA. Our focus is on developing an advanced digital platform designed to offer important insights for expansion projects and their support. What distinguishes our approach is our consistent dedication to adhering to IKEA's design patterns and language, along with a strong emphasis on accessibility and best practices in frontend development. This ensures that the platform seamlessly aligns with IKEA's brand identity and offers an inclusive and user-friendly experience for all stakeholders. My involvement in the project extends beyond development to collaboration with the UX team, aiding in design decisions to ensure a user-centric experience. Through code-driven automation, I streamline manual tasks, boosting operational efficiency.

    Skills: TypeScript, NextJS, Tailwind CSS, ReactJS, GitHub Actions, ExpressJS, VueJS, Git, Docker, JIRA, Confluence, Figma, Google Cloud Platform, Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
  • Consulting React Developer
    February 2021 - December 2021
    IKEA (Inter)

    At Inter I had the rewarding opportunity to contribute to the development of the renowned IKEA Kitchen Planner. Tasked with enhancing the user experience and functionality of this digital tool, I collaborated closely with the design, development and architect teams to bring the vision of a seamless kitchen planning experience to life. My role encompassed translating design mockups into responsive and interactive user interfaces that aligned with IKEA's design principles.

    Skills: ReactJS, Styled Components, Testing-library, Jest, ExpressJS, NodeJS & Amazon Web Services.
  • Consulting Cloud Developer
    July 2020 - February 2021
    IKEA (Ingka)

    During my first time at Ingka, I took on the responsibility of designing and constructing internal tools aimed at effectively managing office capacities. These tools played a vital role in ensuring smooth operations by allowing efficient oversight of personnel allocation within IKEA offices. Users benefited from the ability to reserve their seats in accordance with occupancy thresholds established by office managers.

    Skills: VueJS, SCSS, ExpressJS, NodeJS, Google Cloud Platform, Git, JIRA, Confluence, Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
  • Consulting Cloud Developer
    April 2020 - July 2022
    IKANO Bank

    At IKANO Bank, I actively contributed to the maintenance and enhancement of the cloud platform. Some key achievements include:

    Facilitated the creation of AWS resources as needed, streamlining resource provisioning and optimizing scalability.

    Constructed a comprehensive cost reporting tool. This tool provided a clear overview of all expenses associated with the AWS services employed, enabling informed decision-making and cost management.

    Skills: VueJS, SCSS, NodeJS, ExpressJS, AWS IAM, AWS CloudFormation, AWS DynamoDB, AWS S3, AWS Lambda, AWS API Gateway, AWS Code Pipeline, AWS Route 53, AWS CloudFront
  • IT Consultant & Technical Lead
    February 2020 - Current

    At GESHDO, I specialize in external consulting assignments while also contributing to our internal development. This involves spearheading the enhancement of our web application utilized by employees to streamline work hour reporting. Additionally, I actively engage in projects dedicated to fortifying client relationships.

    I'm collaborating closely with our Technical Leads as a key participant in the Tech Excellence initiative. I serve as a mentor for interns and colleagues, fostering growth within the team. Moreover, I drive internal company growth through dynamic presentations and training sessions for our employees.

  • Web Developer
    March 2019 - July 2019
    odd hill.

    Built a web app with the purpose of simplifying birthday event planning for parents with young children. Allowed users to create an event using different templates, send out invites and reminders by sms and email via SendGrid.

    Skills: React, Adobe XD, MongoDB, Express, Node.js, Cron jobs & SendGrid
  • Web Content Evaluator
    August 2018 - March 2019

    As an independent contractor, I provided my specialized services to Appen, where my main job involved carefully evaluating online web content, following a detailed set of predetermined criteria and guidelines. In this role, I conducted a thorough and structured process of content assessment to make sure it met specific quality standards and goals.

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  • Fullstack Web Developer Javascript
    2018 - 2020
    Lernia Malmö

    Upon completion, I refined practical skills spanning frontend and backend web development. The program facilitated proficiency in designing user interfaces, implementing efficient functionality, and applying industry best practices in design and coding. Additionally, exposure to agile methodologies has prepared me to contribute effectively to contemporary web development projects.

  • HTML & CSS
    Malmö University

    Stand-alone course

  • Object Oriented Programming Javascript
    University West

    Stand-alone course

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  • 100SwedishNative
  • 100EnglishFluent
  • 60GermanSix years of study

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