Olaf Schneider

I can listen · I can think · I can talk · I can develop.

I am a freelance web developer located in Skelleftehamn in Northern Sweden. I am always looking for interesting web projects, either on-site in Northern Scandinavia or remote.

My preferred habitat is PHP (Laravel and WordPress), JavaScript and APIs. But I can do more …

Work experience

2016 – Freelance web developer (Filchos AB)
2010 – 2015 Senior web developer and system architect at Hello Future in Skellefteå, Sweden
2005 – 2010 Freelance web developer in Munich
2004 – 2005 Online producer at GMX GmbH in Munich
2002 – 2004 Freelance web developer in Essen, Germany
– 2002 Professional jazz pianist and piano teacher in Essen, (but that is another story …)

Read more about my work in the Project portfolio (pdf).


German: native
English: proficient
Swedish: proficient
Norwegian: solid fundamentals


My home language is PHP, my favourite framework Laravel.

Other things I worked with the last years:

C#/.net · Python · APIs (REST and SOAP)


Just now React is my favourite JavaScript framework, but sometimes it’s just fine with older libraries as e.g. jQuery and Backbone.

Of course I know HTML5 and CSS3. I use preprocessors and build systems, when it is appropriate.

And …

System architecture, technical conception, documentation, deployment, training, …