Hi, I'm Janu._

I ...
  • ๐ŸŽ“ study Computer Science at RWTH Aachen
  • ๐Ÿ’ป passionately develop software in my free time and like to implement my own ideas
  • ๐Ÿ’ผ am currently working as a Working Student Implementation Consultant at e-dynamics
  • ๐Ÿซ teach programming to primary school students voluntarily with IT4Kids
  • ๐ŸŽง run the entertainment podcast Stupid Fruity Podcast in my screen-free free time

๐Ÿคน Skills

Some of my skills and favorite technologies I use

Database systems, tools and other technologies I am familiar with:
Teamwork Communication Empathy
Analytical and networked thinking
Result and goal orientation
Decisiveness and judgment
Problem-solving skills
Planning strength Project management Priority setting

๐Ÿ† Certificates and Awards

๐Ÿ“ƒ January 2022: Back End Development and APIs, freeCodeCamp, Proof
๐Ÿ“ƒ January 2022: Design Thinking in a Nutshell, SAP, Proof
๐Ÿ“ƒ September 2021: JavaScript Algorithms and Data Structures, freeCodeCamp, Proof
๐Ÿ“ƒ August 2021: Build Better Products with a Human-Centered Product Backlog, SAP, Proof
๐Ÿฅˆ July 2021: “Highly Commended” at Level-Up Society Hackathon, ShowCode, Proof

๐Ÿค Volunteering

Since October 2022: Course Instructor, IT4Kids, More Info

July 2022 - January 2023: BeBuddy Mentor for international students, RWTH Aachen, More Info

October 2021 - September 2022: Inspirer, Hacker School, More Info

๐Ÿ“š Professional Literature

Professional books I have read and found valuable

Digital Transformation of the Organization

Digital Transformation of the Organization: Fundamentals, Methods and Practical Examples of Digital Corporate Development, Kai Reinhardt, 2020

The fascinating book by Kai Reinhardt sheds light on the foundations and applications of digital transformation in organizations. The principles, processes, and practical examples presented in the book have broadened my understanding of successfully implementing digital strategies and adapting organizations to the constantly changing technology landscape. These insights have strengthened my skills in digital strategy development and change management, helping me identify new ways to optimize business processes and achieve competitive advantages in the digital world.

The Manager’s Path

The Manager’s Path: A Guide for Tech Leaders Navigating Growth and Change, Camille Fournier, 2017

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The Design of Everyday Things

The Design of Everyday Things, Don Norman, 2013

“The Design of Everyday Things” by Don Norman is an influential book that emphasizes the importance of user-centered design in our everyday lives. The principles discussed, such as affordances, signifiers, and feedback, have greatly impacted my understanding of intuitive and functional design. These insights have enhanced my ability to approach design challenges from a user’s perspective, ultimately leading to the creation of more effective and accessible products and experiences.

Lean Startup

Lean Startup, Eric Ries, 2011

“Lean Startup” by Eric Ries is a groundbreaking book that has revolutionized the approach to founding and scaling businesses. The key concepts such as the “Minimum Viable Product” (MVP), continuous learning, and validated learning have profoundly shaped my thinking regarding product development and business growth. These insights have deepened my understanding of efficient processes and goal-oriented decision-making in the business environment, providing me with valuable perspectives for collaborating in dynamic teams.