Raphaël Saunier

Software Developer
Lausanne, Switzerland

  • is building

    a collaborative architecture database

    together with Severin Zaugg
    • Vue.js
    • Firebase
    • Swift
    • React Native
  • is advising

    the creation of a food planning and ordering tool

    which will be used nationwide by the Swiss Army
    • is available

      for development & consulting projects

    • co-created

      a front-end text editor with Adrian Zumbrunnen

      used by a note-taking app and an online newspaper
      • Vanilla JS
      • Vue.js
    • redesigned

      a major coffee retailer’s online store

      also with Adrian Zumbrunnen
      • Zurb Foundation
    • prototyped

      the upcoming e-banking interface used by swiss cantonal banks

      while working for Information Architects, Zürich
      • Angular.js
    • modernised

      the careers portal of one of Germany’s largest media companies

      also while working for Information Architects
      • Ember.js
      • Angular.js
      • WordPress
      • Puppet
    • maintained

      the official blog theme & network of a Big Four company

      also on behalf of Information Architects
      • WordPress
      • Bootstrap
    • wrote

      an introductory book on Laravel 4

      for Packt Publishing
      • Laravel
    • completed

      a BSc. in Information Management for Business

      at University College London
      • Java
      • Python
      • FP (Miranda/Haskell)
      • UML
    • volunteered

      to teach programming to young children

      with the CoderDojo initiative in London
      • Scratch
      • Greenfoot
      • Ruby
      • Node.js
    • coordinated

      marketing campaigns around the London 2012 Olympics

      for one of the UK’s largest telcos
      • UNIX
      • GPG
      • Python
      • MongoDB
    • coded

      micro-sites for promotions, competitions & games

      for a London-based animation studio
      • HTML5
      • Flash
      • PHP
    • took calls

      as a quadrilingual customer service advisor

      for a global telecommunications company
      • served

        as a quartermaster (logistics officer, 1st lieutenant)

        during his military service as a single-term conscript
        • deployed

          his first non-trivial web applications

          to allow photographers to publish and sell pictures online
          • Python
          • Django
          • jQuery

        talked about

        • “Solving the Hard Problems of SPAs Incrementally with Vue.js” @ JS Romandie
        • “Discover Kirby, A Flat-file CMS” @ WebMardi, Lausanne
        • Lightning talk about Vue.js @ Swiss JS
        • Comparison between Angular.js & Ember.js @ JS Romandie

        took part in

        • PolyU Hong-Kong, Global Student Competition (finalist)
        • SAP Dashboard Design competition (4th place)
        • UBS Challenge (finalist)

        attended

        • EuroClojure, Bratislava
        • ReactiveConf, Bratislava
        • Generative Design with Clojure, London
        • NodeConf, London
        • A day of REST, London
        • SwissJS, Bern
        • Laracon EU #3, Amsterdam
        • Laracon EU #2, Amsterdam
        • EuroClojure, Kraków
        • London JS Conf, London
        • Laracon EU #1, Amsterdam
        • Devoxx UK, London
        • DjangoCon EU, Berlin
        • Future of Web Apps, London

        can be found on

        can be reached at

        • raphael.saunier@gmail.com
        • +41 79 101 11 89
        • Avenue des Acacias 7, 1006 Lausanne