J.W. van Bremen

Jan-Willem van Bremen

Jan-Willem van Bremen

Software engineer, Skateboarder & Model!


About me

Who I am

Who I am

My name is Jan-Willem van Bremen. I'm a "Date since 10-10-1998" year old full-stack software engineer, skateboarder and model from Amsterdam! I'm a very social, diligent and precise person who can concentrate for long periods of time. I work well both solo and in (multidisciplinary) development teams!

What I do professionally

Professionally I am a full-stack Software Engineer focussing on web-development. I do this using technologies & techniques like Node.js, HTML, (S)CSS, Type/JavaScript, web frameworks (React, Next.js), (No)Sql Databases, Git(hub), Agile (Scrum), Netlify/Vercel and much more!
What I do for fun

What I do for fun

For fun I have been practicing skateboarding for "Date since 01-07-2011" years on an amateur level. During my skateboarding career I have been sponsored by different brands and shops. Next to that I also do some model work for various street wear brands in Amsterdam.

Experiences & Projects

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EveryOrigin CORS Proxy

EveryOrigin is a free CORS proxy service that allows developers to circumvent CORS restrictions on websites that don't allow cross-origin requests. The service is free and open-source and was inspired by similar services like allorigins.win and whateverorigin.org. The service is built using Next.js and is hosted on Netlify.

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React Generic Table Library

This project was my second attempt at creating a React library. This time I wanted to create a generic table component library that could be used to render feature rich but simple to use tables in react with built-in animations, out-of-the-box sorting, support for actions in an action column and more. The library was built using React and TailwindCss so it's lightweight!

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Portfolio v2

This project is a rework of my original personal portfolio website reimagined with a more modern and robust stack featuring a CMS and static site generation resulting much better performance and a way smoother user and administrative experience!

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Skateboard Tricks Tracker

This projects demonstrates using authentication and an external database for a highly interactive progressive web application. It is a full-stack Next.js project featuring multiple pages, an Api with middleware and mutliple OAuth services to sign in with and persistent data in a NoSql database.

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React Transition Scroll Library

This project was my first attempt at creating a React library. It is a library that allows you easily animate items as they scroll into view. It is simple to use and has a number of customization options. I've used the library in a number of my own projects and it has been a great learning experience.

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Portfolio Lea Shamaa

This project is a portfolio website for Lea Shamaa aimed at aiding her Journalistic career. The website features blog articles, portfolio items and past experiences. The website also has a contact form and about page. The project was made using Next.js & DecapCMS. The front-end features animations, effects, static rendering and dark-mode. On the back-end CMS the content of the website can be altered and added to.

Contact me

Send me a message!

Or, Email me directly! @ janwillemvanbremen@live.nl