Resume

Maik van der Gaag
Trainer | Author | Architect

As a Trainer and Architect I work as accurate as possible. During my day to day work I try to keep things simple and always try to Innovate.

Specialties: ASP.NET, Architecture, Web Development, C#, Scrum, Azure, Azure DevOps, Automation, IaC, Office 365, Tranformation, DevOps.

Work Experience
3fifty
2018 - Present
Senior Consultant | Architect | Trainer

As an Architect responsible for Cloud architectures and Application Lifecycle (DevOps) solutions. I have have worked on cloud projects for small, mid-size, large and enterprise customers.

As a Trainer I have given a lot of Microsoft Official Courses, Customer courses and Microsoft Cloud workshops and also developed custom courses.

Packt
2019 - Present
Author | Technical Reviewer

Author and Technical Reviewer for different books

Motion10
2015 - 2018
Work Counsel Member

As a Work Counsel member, I represented the interests of the personnel. Distributed in committees within the Works Council, we monitored, managed all incoming cases, and gave our unsolicited advice to the Board.

Motion10
2009 - 2018
Solution Architect

At Motion10 I worked as a Cloud Architect. Projects that I worked on were all related to Azure, Architecture, VSTS and Azure DevOps.

Some key technologies used during my day to day work were:

  • Team Foundation Server
  • Visual Studio Team Services
  • Office 365
  • Azure
  • Visual Studio
  • DevOps
  • Architecture
  • ArchiMate
  • Togaf

During this period, I have worked on projects for small, mid-size, large and enterprise customers.

Besides my day to day work I was also the SME (Subject Matter Expert) of ALM (Application LifeCycle Management).

CGI
2007 - 2009
Software Engineer

Software Engineer at Logica (CGI). Mainly developing solutions for Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 and SharePoint 2003.

At Logica (CGI) I developed my development skills.

Community work
AIMS
2018 - Present
Member of the AIMS Performance Pro Team

AIMS Performance Pro Team aka #aimsperformancepro is a program for ambitious and outspoken technical professionals who have interests in the intersection of IT integration, monitoring, analytics, performance tuning and troubleshooting.shooting.

Founder and Organizer "Dutch Cloud Meetup"
2018 - Present

Founder of the "Dutch Cloud Meetup" group a group for discussing Cloud technologies.

https://dutchcloudmeetup.online

Blogger
2008 - Present

Since 2008 I have blogged on various blog platforms. From 2011 I started MsftPlayground.com

Certificates
CompTIA CTT+ Classroom Trainer Certification
2018
CompTIA
Microsoft Certified Trainer
2018
Microsoft
Archimate
2017
The Open Group, Licentienummer Archimate 3.0
TOGAF
2016
The Open Group
Azure Solution Architect
2016
Microsoft
Professional Scrum Master I
2013
Scrum.org

View all my other (mainly Microsoft certificates) on ACClaim: https://www.youracclaim.com/user/maik-van-der-gaag 

Technical Skills
Azure DevOps
Enterprise Architecture
Solution Architecture
Togaf
Development
DevOps
Project Management
Scrum
Azure
Web Development
Governance
Personal Skills
Motivated
Loyal
Coach
Hardworking
Productive
Sociable
Professional
Responsible
Team Player
Innovative