Hi, I'm René Kann,
a mobile and web developer.
I am a software engineer with many years of experience for iOS and web, including knowledge of the „full-stack“ of web technologies for frontend and backend services.
Jobs & Education
Freelancer (Berlin, 01/2017 – today)
iOS Developer & Mobile web developer
I support and advise various clients with technical solutions mainly for native iOS development. If you are interested in my support and want to book me just contact me!
UCDplus GmbH (Berlin, 05/2011 – 12/2016)
CTO & Mobile developer
Technical lead and manager of various projects for well-known, multinational clients (e.g. Daimler AG, Mercedes-Benz Museum, Autostadt / Porsche AG). I implemented iOS apps as lead developer as part of a team with varying sizes like the Daimler AG Entertainment app, the Daimler AG Jobs app, an app for the Porsche AG for the new opened Porsche pavilion at the Autostadt Wolfsburg. Besides, I lead the development team and optimized the processes and procedures of the development stack.
Soraxdesign (Magdeburg, 06/2006 – 12/2010)
Founder, CEO & web developer
I implemented rich internet applications (RIA) with Flash, Flex and Silverlight and web applications for various clients in the Magdeburg area. Main focus on developing customized content management systems and individual web apps for clients like HASA GmbH, Zephram GbR, IG Innenstadt, Magdeburger Weihnachtsmarkt and various smaller clients. Further, I developed a small guest book with flat file storing (no need of a MySQL database, which was expensive at this time) which has been used by over 1000 users.
]init[ AG (Berlin, 10/2009 – 03/2010)
Internship, geo information systems & iOS development
Working at the unit for geographic information systems (GIS) at the ]init[ AG I started with iOS development (with iPhoneOS 3.x) and developed a small app for my project thesis about a multimedia guide for smartphones. The app represented point of interests (POI) and delivered audio content as soon as you approached a POI (like an early guide for museums). Furthermore I implemented apps for clients like politik.de and the Bertelsmann Stiftung.
SCHROEDER+WENDT GbR (Magdeburg, 06/2006 – 10/2009)
Freelancer for rich internet applications (RIA) and web development
At the Schroeder+Wendt GbR I implemented rich internet applications (RIA) with Flash, Flex and Silverlight and web applications for various clients in the Magdeburg area. I created a prototype with Silverlight for a presentation at the Cebit 2012 together with Microsoft, which presented a possible online video analyzing and editing tool.