A profile picture of Daniela. She is wearing a black long sleeve, her hair is curled and rests on her right shoulder, she is smiling and looking at the camera



// about

A former architect who pivoted her career into tech. Quite fond of puzzles and can say that problem solving is a passion of mine. I have a strong eye for details and design and am always keen on learning new things.

I'm a mentor and an educator who fosters an online community (on Youtube and Instagram) of people who want to learn how to code, pivot their career and get into tech.

// tech skills

JavaScript, ReactJS, TypeScript, NodeJS, Express, MongoDB, REST APIs, GraphQL, Apollo, Next.js, VueJS, Nuxt.js, VanillaJS, ES6+, CSS, TailwindCSS, CSS Modules, SCSS, Bootstrap, HTML, Pug, Soy Templates, jQuery, Jenkins, Docker, Photoshop, Figma, Cypress, React Test Utils, Jest, Optimizely, Google Analytics

// projects

The Ultimate API Challenge

A project aimed to help beginners in the web development field to get familiar with APIs through creating projects with a variety of tech stack, and 3rd party APIs and as a result include it in their portfolio

The Ultimate API Challenge


An online ear training platform where the user can work through many different exercises by hearing the notes, identifying them and even finding them on the piano - all in the browser

Learn By Ear Platform

Citizenship test app

While getting ready for my German citizenship test I did not find online a training app where I can go through all the questions and in a randomised way, so I created one :)

Get ready for your German Citizenship

The importance of asking questions

During my first steps in the field, as a junior developer, I found that asking questions and being curious is crucial to one's progress. A colleague of mine encouraged me to make a talk out of it and present it at a local meetup in Berlin

Article about the talk

// education

Analytics University - Business Skills Training

GAInĀ® - The Global AI network | March 2021

Full-stack Web Development Bootcamp

Digital Career Institute GmbH | 2017-2018

JavaScript & ReactJS Course

ReDi School | 2017

Master's Degree in Architecture

DonNACEA | 2012-2013

Bachelor's Degree in Architecture

DonNACEA | 2008-2012

// work experience

Senior Web Developer

METRO Financial Services | December 2022 to present

Frontend Web Developer

eBay Classifieds Group / mobile.de | October 2019 to December 2022

Full-Stack Web Developer

Loots GmbH | June 2018 to October 2019

Quality Assurance Localisation Tester

Anakan GmbH | September 2016 - January 2017

Accommodation Service Executive

Booking.com | March 2015 - September 2016

Architectural Assistant

Terraexpo Ltd. | March 2013 - November 2014

// social media


// misc

Books, setup, hardware, etc.

Details about things I use and recommend


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