Volkan Bektas

Passionated Web Developer

PHP sympathizer

Interface builder

Volkan Bektas

Passionated Web Developer

PHP sympathizer

Interface builder

About Me


My name is Volkan Bektas and I’m a passionated web developer from Berlin, Germany. I’m always on the hunt for the latest technologies on the web.

  • Age: 31
  • Current Position: Senior Platform Engineer
  • Employment: Employed
  • Located in: Berlin, Germany
Languages & Hobbies
  • German
  • English
  • Turkish
  • Taking photos
  • Writing lyrics
  • Developing private projects
  • Fitness
  • Correcting spelling & grammar
Related projects
Native App Development

Development with Swift, SwiftUI, Storyboards etc.

Web development

Development with PHP, Java, HTML, CSS, JS, MySQL, Oracle and more and more...


I love listening to music of all kinds and languages. Music is love. Music is peace.


I am taking photos of beautiful moments that I always want to remember. I only take photos for myself.

Significant Facts
16.833 steps in one day
Two ongoing projects
+520 races won in Mario Kart 64
11 countries visited
Professional experience
Since Jul. 2019
Team Lead (User interfaces)
Current position

Development and conception in frontend area. Feature implementations in the backend. Further development of global style guides.

Jan. - Jul. 2013
First position

Development with C# and the WPF framework. Bug fixes of secondary projects (PHP, JS, CSS, HTML, Typo3).

School education or vocational training
2015 - 2016
Applied computer science (M. Sc.)
HTW Berlin

Degree program: Applied Computer Science (M. Sc.) For the time being paused.

2011 - 2015
Applied computer science (B. Sc.)
HTW Berlin

Completion of the academic degree Bachelor of Science in Applied Computer Science.

2008 - 2010
Advanced technical certificate

Specialization: Technology with a focus on electrical engineering.

Programing languages
  • Javascript/Typescript, PHP
  • Java,
  • SQL
  • C, C#, C++, Visual Basic
Web technologies
  • HTML5
  • SCSS, Less, CSS3
  • Typescript
  • ECMA Script 6
  • Angular2+
  • ReactJS, VueJS
  • Semantic UI, Bootstrap, Materialize
  • Hibernate, Doctrine
  • iBatis / MyBatis
  • ZK
  • TestNG
  • Swing, AWT, WPF
  • Symfony, Cake
  • Laravel
  • Axios (Http Client)
  • jQuery
  • Wordpress, Joomla
  • Typo3, OctoberCMS
  • Node
Concepts & methods
  • Inversion of Control
  • Design Patterns (MVC, MVVM, Factory, Singleton etc.)
  • Dependency Injection
  • Event-Driven-Design
  • SOLID Principles
  • Clean Code
  • Zeplin
  • Domain-Driven-Design
  • GIT (GitLab, GitHub, Bitbucket)
  • Atomic Design Principles
  • Mobile first principle
  • MySQL, SQLite
  • Oracle, PostgreSQL