Lead Web Developer (Technical Lead and Full-Stack Web Developer)
Speaker, Trainer and Lecturer
(Occasional) Designer, Digital Artist and Game Developer
Manuel is Lead Web Developer at karriere.at, lecturer at the University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria and writes about Front-End Development, Games und Digital Art on his personal blog manu.ninja.
Technical leadership of a cross-functional Scrum/Kanban team. Responsible for code quality (security, performance, extensibility/scalability …), architecture, stakeholder communication, technical concepts and technology evaluation, training and mentoring of fellow developers. Assistance in recruiting and employer branding topics (open-source projects and developer blog; external talks, trainings and workshops …)
Supervision of a master’s thesis in the “Web Communication & Information Systems” program.
Master of Arts in Arts and Design – magna cum laude
Master’s thesis on “Spatial orientation and navigation in three-dimensional game environments using diegetic and immersive interfaces”
Bachelor of Science in Engineering – cum laude
Bachelor’s thesis on “Transhumanistic character design in Japanese animation at the beginning of the 21st century”
Reifeprüfung – cum laude
Diploma thesis on “Economy simulation as real-time strategy game with artificial intelligence