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Hi, I'm Alan Plum

  • based in NRW, Germany
  • 5 years working with React
  • 10 years working as a freelancer/contractor
  • 20 years working on web projects


I'm currently looking for

  • projects of any size (0+ hours)
  • solo or working in a team
  • writing code or mentoring

✔️ TypeScript
✔️ React (hooks/context)
✔️ Tailwind, Styled Components, Emotion, SCSS
✔️ A11y / L10n / I18n
✔️ Node + Express
✔️ building CLI tools & integrations/connectors
✔️ Docker, Docker Compose
✔️ GitHub Actions / Workflows

Additional bragging rights

✔️ Contributed a PR to React
✔️ Mentioned in HTML Acknowledgements

Some recent open source backend work

All of these consist of code and documentation, unless indicated otherwise.


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1,326 contributions in the last year

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Contribution activity

September 2020

Created a pull request in arangodb/arangodb that received 3 comments

Correctly handle development flag in upgrade

Fixes #12363. Scope & Purpose This fixes a bug in the Foxx HTTP API where the development query parameter would not be parsed before being handed o…

+79 −16 3 comments
142 contributions in private repositories Sep 2 – Sep 25

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