Tom de Ruiter

iOS developer & Designer

Heerhugowaard, Noord-Holland

Motivated, young & mostly self-taught developer based in Heerhugowaard, the Netherlands.

Work Experience

  • Campfire

    CTO|Sep, 2017Current

    Providing the iOS application for the upcoming service Campfire, which will let you organize spontaneous meetups all around the city of Utrecht.

    • Personal & Freelance Mobile Developer

      iOS Swift Developer & Designer|2011Current

      Doing projects for various clients and making apps which I publish to the App Store on my own, personal account. Some of the clients I helped are: Strongher (http://www.strongher.cc), KennenOfKiezen, FlyCash (https://flycash.me), SpotFix (http://spotfix.nl)

      • Quickwins Nederland

        Native iOS (Swift) programmer|Jan, 2016Sep, 2016

        • Quickwins Nederland

          Internship native iOS developer (Swift)|Oct, 2015Dec, 2015

          Here, I was developing a native app for Quickwins' data visualisation system (QDash) which will cache the latest results and let them see you when there is no internet connection available.

          Education

          • Trinitas College - Locatie Han Fortmann

            Hoger algemeen voortgezet onderwijs (Havo) - 2011 - 2017|20112017

          • De zonnewijzer

            Basisschool - Basisschool|20042011

          Projects

          • Lit. (programming language for starters)

            Developer & Designer|Mar, 2017May, 2017

            For the Scholarships of Apple's WWDC 2017, I came up with the idea to create my own programming language on the basis of Swift. By doing this, I wanted to create a way for people who are new to coding to better understand how a scripting language works. Eventually I won a scholarship and got to enjoy the WWDC in San Jose!

          • #Trumpify

            Developer & Designer|Feb, 2017Mar, 2017

            I made an application to let Trump say everything you want.

          • Trinitas College (school research paper)

            Developer & Designer|Oct, 2016Feb, 2017

            I am currently creating a total new redesigned application for the students of the high school I am currently taking lessons. The idea is to enhance this application with 'AI hints', which can help students study & plan tests/homework. This application is purely a School research project which is required to do in the graduation year of high school

          • Tom de Ruiter (2016)

            Developer & Designer|Apr, 2016May, 2016

            For the Scholarships of Apple's WWDC 2016, I created an application to showcase my work & talent in one iOS Application. Although, I didn't win this time, this gave a lot more motivation for next year's WWDC, which I eventually won again.

          • Watch Keypad

            Developer & Designer|Sep, 2015Sep, 2015

            Watch Keypad is a native watchOS 2 application for your Apple Watch to call and text everyone, with a simple keypad, directly from your wrist. Created it for fun, but turned out more people wanted it, so continued developing it, and got featured on Product Hunt.

          • Tom de Ruiter (2015)

            Developer & Designer|Apr, 2015May, 2015

            For the Scholarships of Apple's WWDC 2015, I created an application to showcase my work & talent in one iOS Application. Eventually, I was picked as one of the 350 students who received a free ticket for the World Wide Developer Conference in San Francisco, CA.

          • KeyTouch

            Oct, 2014Jul, 2015

            KeyTouch is an application for the iPhone to unlock, lock and enter your password on your Mac with the Touch ID scanner in the iPhone.

          • Tom de Ruiter (2014)

            Developer & Designer|Apr, 2014May, 2014

            For the Scholarships of Apple's WWDC 2014, which was my first time ever attending, I created an application to showcase my work & talent in one iOS Application. Eventually, I was picked as one of the 250 students who received a free ticket for the World Wide Developer Conference in San Francisco, CA.

          Skills

            • Swift
            • Objective-C
            • iOS Development
            • Mobile Development
            • Back-end development
            • Web-development
            • Node.JS
            • NoSQL
            • MySQL
            • PHP
            • Blockchain
            • Machine Learning
            • HTML5
            • Python
            • Java
            • Javascript