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Gert de Pagter

Software Engineer

Ibuildings

Biography

Gert de Pagter is a software engineer at Ibuildings and a student of ICT at the HZ University of Applied Sciences. His software engineering interests include testing and security.

Interests

  • Software engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Magic

Education

  • HBO-ICT, 2020

    HZ University of Applied Sciences

Skills

PHP

90%

Mathematics

30%

Magic

0%

Experience

 
 
 
 
 

Intern

YourSurprise

September 2019 – Present Zierikzee

An internship where i research the relation between software testing and the quality of code.

I help the team increase software quality across the board, and introduce more tests in the code base.

 
 
 
 
 

Software Engineer

Ibuildings

January 2018 – Present Vlissingen
Responsibilities include:

  • Software development
  • Leading tactical meetings
 
 
 
 
 

Intern

Ibuildings

September 2017 – January 2018 Vlissingen
During my internship I worked on the call for papers application for the Dutch PHP conference

Accomplish­ments

Shortest Paths Revisited, NP-Complete Problems and What To Do About Them

The fourth of a four part series on algorithms, focusing on NP complete problems.
See certificate

Greedy Algorithms, Minimum Spanning Trees, and Dynamic Programming

The third of a four part series on algorithms, focusing on greedy algorithms and dynamic programming.
See certificate

Graph Search, Shortest Paths, and Data Structures

The second of a four part series on algorithms, focusing on graphs algorithms and data structures.
See certificate

Divide and Conquer, Sorting and Searching, and Randomized Algorithms

The first of a four part series on algorithms, focusing on divide and conquer algorithms
See certificate

Recent Posts

What is the boy scout rule

Our code base is a lot like a camp site, and we can learn a thing or two from the boy scouts.

When to add comments

Most code bases have far too much comments, while only a few are really usefull.

PHP is already strictly typed

PHP is already strictly typed, in the same way that JavaScript is. Not through the language itself, but with the help of tooling. …

The modern PHP developers toolbox

The tools a modern PHP developer needs to strive.

What Is Big O

Big O is used to notate the ‘time and space complexity’ of algorithms. It provides us with key insights into how fast an …

Projects

Packages that I either maintain, or i contribute a lot to.

Webmozart Assert

An assertion library for PHP

Infection

A mutation testing framework for PHP

Recent & Upcoming Talks

Finding bugs in seconds

Using static analysis to find bugs, and it only takes a few seconds.

Finding bugs in seconds

Using static analysis to find bugs, and it only takes a few seconds.

Finding bugs in seconds

Using static analysis to find bugs, and it only takes a few seconds.

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