Dirk Luijk

Full Stack Developer

Personal Profile

Young and eager programmer and software architect with advanced skills in web development. Experience with both backend development (C#/Java/PHP) and frontend development (AngularJS, LESS/SASS). Has lots of different interests and knows a lot about different kinds of tooling. A flexible team player and eager to learn new technologies.

Bon vivant, traveller and whisky lover.

Work Experience

Technical Consultant Java at Ordina

April 2015 - present

At Ordina, a big IT consultancy company in The Netherlands, I was active as Java Developer. I have been working in several agile teams at Rabobank, a banking and financial services company, building and maintaining several insurance applications. Besides my responsibilities as backend developer, I did several VCS migrations, helped setting up test automation and continuous delivery and did frontend development. I also learned functional reactive programming in Scala.

Test Automation Engineer at Qualogy Suriname N.V.

August 2014 - December 2014

During a graduation internship at Qualogy my job was to improve the process of software testing. I introduced continuous integration, configured a build server with Jenkins, set up web testing using Selenium and teached developers to work with BDD tools.

PHP Developer at Luijk Web Creations

December 2010 - April 2015

Developing PHP web solutions, such as corporate websites with content management systems and e-commerce platforms. As it was my own company which I was running besides my study, I learned a lot. I was responsible for sales, business analysis, coding software, system operations and customer support.

.NET Developer at Huijser Software Solutions

May 2010 - September 2011

At HUSS I have been working on several software projects, mainly using Microsoft technology. I did both frontend and backend development.

Junior .NET Developer at BIS B.V.

July - August 2009

My first professional job in software development was to build a Outlook Web Access connector using C# for a digital signage solution at BIS. Despite it was my first experience with object-oriented programming, I managed to complete it after just a couple of weeks.

Programming Languages

  • Java
  • Scala
  • PHP
  • C#
  • Visual Basic
  • JavaScript
  • jQuery


  • Symfony
  • Doctrine
  • Java EE
  • Spring
  • Wicket
  • Grails
  • AngularJS


  • Composer
  • Maven
  • Gulp
  • Bower
  • NPM
  • Jenkins
  • Protractor
  • Jasmine
  • Git
  • Cucumber
  • FitNesse
  • IntelliJ IDEA
  • Adobe Photoshop


  • Object-oriented coding
  • Functional programming
  • Agile methodology
  • Application design
  • Requirements engineering
  • Database design
  • Backend development
  • Frontend development
  • UML modeling
  • RESTful webservices
  • Continuous delivery
  • Test Driven Development
  • Automated web testing


The Hague University


Computer Science (Bachelor)

Wartburg College, Rotterdam


VWO, N&T (pre-university secondary education)