Marco Betschart

Curriculum Vitae

Marco Betschart - professional full-time nerd since 2004.
I love to craft digital products using open technologies - with the goal to build unique experiences, improve productivity and expanding knowledge.
Portrait of Marco Betschart
Bergstrasse 23
8702 Zollikon
🎂 26.06.1988
☎️ +41 79 688 79 61
✉️ [email protected]

Areas of Expertise

… as Desktop Developer, crafting graphical applications for computers:
I worked with
Operating System
Linux (elementary), macOS, Windows
Programming Language
HTML+CSS+JavaScript, Java, Kotlin, Swift, TypeScript, Vala, Notions of C and C++​
… as Server Admin, managing servers and other infrastructure components:
I worked with
Operating System
Linux (CentOS, Ubuntu), Windows Server
Programming Language
​Python, Bash, Batch
Domain Name Server
​VMWare, VirtualBox​
… as Mobile Developer, building mobile first applications for smartphones or tablets:
I worked with
Operating System
​Android, iOS​
Native, React Native, Cordova​
Programming Language
HTML+CSS+JavaScript, Java, Kotlin, Swift, TypeScript​
… as Web Developer, creating applications for web browsers:
I worked with
​WordPress, Jekyll, GitHub Pages, Custom
Programming Language
​ColdFusion, HTML+CSS+JavaScript, Java, PHP, SQL

Professional Experience & Education

2022 - Now: Corda & Backend Engineer, aXedras AG

As Corda Certified Developer; connecting and digitalising the precious metal industry with Distributed Ledger Technology.
​Corda, Docker, Spring-Boot, Kotlin​

2019 - 2022: IT System Operations, ag

Management of the Linux (CentOS) based server infrastructure and development of the Java based software product.
CentOS, Java

2019 - Now: BSc in Computer Science, ZHAW

​Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, started in September 2019.

2015 - 2019: Software Architect, Valletti

Design & Development of the iOS App Valletti - the smallest office in the world.
iOS, Swift, Couchbase, MVVM

2013 - 2019: Technical Lead, MANDELKIND

As Co-Founder of this startup, I was responsible for all technical aspects.
WordPress, Docker, Linux, PHP, Java

2010 - 2013: Web Architect, Freelancer

Working as freelancer with various companies - primarily focused on web development.
MVC, IoC, Hibernate, mura CMS, jQuery UI and jQuerymobile, HTML5, CSS3

2009 - 2010: Junior Java & ColdFusion Developer

After my professional training, I was hired for the conception and realisation of client specific applications and improving an in-house eCommerce system. Next to software development, I was responsible for further training of internal staff.
Java based auto-update solution for an in-house eCommerce system, staff training courses

2004 - 2008: Swiss Vocational Certificate in Computer Science

Four years of professional training in Computer Science with a focus on application development.
Adobe ColdFusion and Railo, Java, MSSQL, MySQL, JavaScript, CSS, (X)HTML