c40f62d (jobs) job: Professional career until now

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17c3c5e (job/gitlab) Transition to Gitaly team

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5bf285f job: Promoted to Senior Backend Engineer

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After years of hard work Toon's efforts were recognized with a promotion to Senior Backend Engineer.

225e784 achievement: Contribute to the migration to GCP

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In 2018 GitLab decided to migrate from Azure to GCP. GitLab Geo played a key role in this migration. It allowed us to have a hot standby in GCP, so the migration could happen with a minimal on downtime.

Many skilled people, including Toon as one of the experts on the Geo team, made the migration happen as smooth as possible.

[1]: about.gitlab.com/blog/2018/06/25/moving-to-gcp/

3296a7e job: Transition to GitLab Geo team

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After working in the Platform team, Toon moved to the Geo team. That team is responsible of building a Geo-distributed solution into GitLab. With GitLab Geo customers can install GitLab at their different offices and have them synchronize data between those installations. This allows their employees to have quick access to everything to do their job.

f342b8e achievement: Lead introduction of API v4

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Toon was responsible of the maintenance of the REST API, and he led the path to introduce API v4. All deprecations and breaking changes we wanted to make had to happen in the upcoming major release GitLab v9.0.

96f6cb8 job: Start at GitLab as Backend Developer

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Toon started in the so-called Platform team at GitLab. That team was responsible for Git operations, Merge Requests, and more.

8d91d3c job: Switching jobs

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0a88d6a (job/10to1) job: Resigned at 10to1

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ee32a1b job: Start at 10to1 as Developer

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At 10to1 projects for customers were built to demand. It was a great mix of different technologies with plenty of chances to learn new things.

3d244b6 (job/tokheim) job: Resigned at Tokheim

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a7d749f job: Start at Tokheim Turnhout as Software Engineer

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Software development for embedded Linux outdoor payment devices. Achievements: - Linux driver programming - Hardware integration - Event-driven & object-oriented application design in C++ - Design & implementation of software authentication & encryption - Maintenance & Certification of EMV Level 2 Contact Terminal Application Kernel

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