Alexander K. J. Schmidt

Software Engineer

Frontend Developer

Blockchain & Digital Assets

Book author & Speaker

About Me

Hello! I’m Alexander K. J. Schmidt. Frondend Engineer from Arbon, Switzerland. I have rich experience in React and TypeScript, also I am good at TDD, Git and SCRUM. I love JavaScript, HTML and CSS and I'm interested in Blockchain and doing sports.

  • Age . . . . .
  • Residence . . . . . Switzerland
  • Freelance . . . . . Unavailable
  • Address . . . . . Arbon, CH
My Services

Modern and mobile-ready website that will help you reach all of your marketing.


UI/UX focus on the user, frontend focus on the settings of the user, and backend focus on the data.


Building rich user interfaces with React and TypeScript, stand alone applications and websites


SEO audit whole applications and websites with full analysis of code and content


WordPress theme development services improve business websites.

Joomla! template developement service including high performance.
CHF 168 hour
  • Frontend Development
  • Workshops
  • Template Development
  • Consulting
  • SEO Audit
CHF 242 hour
  • Frontend Development
  • Workshops
  • Template Development
  • Consulting
  • SEO Audit
Fun Fact
>1,000 Tracks Played as DJ
1 Template Award Won
>1,000 Cups of Earl Grey
11 Countries Visited
Okt 2022–Present
Freelance Frontend Software Engineer
Available for exciting projects

Development of websites, templates and new features based on React and TypeScript, JavaScript, HTML and CSS, Conception and implementation of sophisticated web apps, Technical support for agile frontend teams

Nov 2021–Sep 2022
Software Engineer
SMG Swiss Marketplace Group

Development of new features, Maintenance of previous features and functionalities, Stability and performance monitoring, Release management, Cooperation with UX designers in conception and implementation, Analytics monitoring and tracking concept development, Advising the sales team on technical issues

Jan 2021–Nov 2021
Software Engineer
Scout24 Schweiz AG

Frontend engineering based on React, Redux and TypeScript, Following practices in TDD, Pair Programming and acceptance test

Feb 2019–Dez 2020
Frontend Engineer
Namics - A Merkle Company

Conception and implementation of sophisticated React, Redux based web apps, Defining client-side project requirements and testing scenarios, Technical support of the frontend team and responsibility for quality assurance and documentation, Continuous evaluation and integration of new frontend technologies, Specification, implementation and interaction with RESTful APIs

Nov 2009–Nov 2019
GFU Cyrus AG

Management of multi-day seminars, «Introduction to the CMS Joomla!», «Template development with Bootstrap», JavaScript, HTML and SASS

Feb 2017–Nov 2017
Frontend Developer
gonetto GmbH

Conception and frontend development of the business model, Programming with Angular Framework and TypeScript, Design with HTML and SCSS, Versioning with Git and testing with Jasmine

Feb 2005–Sep 2017
Web developer, CEO
EDVAS Elektronische Datenverarbeitung Alexander Schmidt

Template development (JavaScript, HTML, CSS), Programming websites with Joomla!, Hosting, maintenance, security (security), Documentation, definition of standards

Aug 2016–Jan 2017
Web and App Developer
Presse Verlagsgesellschaft mbH, Journal Frankfurt / Frankfurter Stadtevents

Further development and publication of "Frankfurt geht aus!" for iOS and Android, Hybrid development using IONIC framework, Angular and TypeScript, Development and maintenance of existing web applications based on PHP and HTML, Process analysis of internal business models

May 2016–Aug 2016
Frontend Developer
asuro GmbH

Hybrid app development for iOS and Android, Use of the IONIC framework with Angular and TypeScript, Testing the JavaScript code with Jasmine, Conception and development of user interfaces with JavaScript, HTML and LESS

Oct 2014–May 2016
Web Developer
Hoesch & Partner GmbH Versicherungsmakler

Conception and web development in JavaScript, HTML, CSS, Device-independent design implementation, Programming plugins in PHP and MySQL, Development of high quality user interfaces

Oct 2022–Oct 2024
Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
Frankfurt a. M., Germany

Master's degree, Blockchain and Digital Assets (part-time)

Aug 2012–Aug 2020
Duale Hochschule Baden-Württemberg
Mannheim, Germany

Lecture «Web Programming» JavaScript, PHP, HTML, CSS, Department of business informatics, Prof. Martin, Prof. Binnig, Prof. Heinemann

University of Applied Science
Frankfurt a. M., Germany

Ingenieur-Informatik (part-time)

Heidelberg, Germany

Politologie, Philosophie, Geschichte

Book publications
Mastering templates for Joomla!™
tolino media GmbH & Co. KG

Ebook, ISBN 978-3739429366, 120 pages

Blank - Powerful and free template for Joomla!
Self Publishing

Ebook, de and en

Templates für Joomla! 2.5 und 3.x

ISBN 978-3645601801, 312 pages

Templates für Joomla! 1.6

ISBN 978-3645600736, 320 pages

Joomla!-Templates - Design und Implementierung

ISBN 978-3772373565, 288 pages

Nov 2015
Public Speaker
Joomla!Day Austria

Der Template-Automat

Sep 2015
Public Speaker
Joomla!Day Germany

Des Templates Heiliger Gral

Sep 2014
Public Speaker
Joomla!Day Germany

Das ist Open Source

Sep 2013
Public Speaker
Joomla!Day Germany

Blank Template - less is more

Sep 2013
Public Speaker
Joomla!Day Switzerland

Blank Template - less is more

May 2012
Public Speaker
J and Beyond

Blank Template Workshop (engl.)

Sep 2011
Public Speaker
Joomla!Day Germany

Template-Entwicklung unter Joomla!

My Skills
  • React
  • Redux
  • TypeScript
  • Angular
  • HTML
  • CSS
  • Git
  • Test Driven Development (TDD)
  • Atomic Design
  • BEM
  • Jira
  • Zeplin, Figma
  • Retrium
  • Storybook
  • Joomla! Template Development
  • WordPress Theme Development
  • JavaScript
  • React
  • Angular
  • jQuery
  • German
  • English
Get in Touch
  • Address . . . . . Arbon, CH
  • Email . . . . .
  • Freelance . . . . . Unavailable
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