Gregor Albrecht

Gregor Albrecht

Software Engineer in Frankfurt, Germany, he/him

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A year ago


Hola 👋
I love working on Design Systems in React. Passionate about New Work and Remote. Always learning, brewing coffee, and riding bikes.

Work Experience

2022 — Now
Frankfurt, Germany (Remote)
2019 — Now
Freelance Software Engineer at Freelance
2020 — 2022
Darmstadt, Germany

Main research interests:
— Behavioral Economics, Digital Nudging, Cyber Security
— Robo-Advisory, FinTech, Software as a Service
— Data-driven Innovation, Technology Adoption, User Onboarding

2017 — 2019
Frankfurt, Germany

─ Built the company from scratch to series A venture capital investment round (1.7M€)
— Hiring and management of an agile and remote team of 5 developers
─ Designed an agile product development process to adapt to fast-paced product iterations quickly
─ Driving adoption through user-centered design based on workshops and usability tests

2019 — 2019
Frankfurt, Germany

─ Conceptualization and implementation of a company-wide design system to unify product development
─ Initiated and leading a project w/ 4 engineers to migrate the frontend to a service-based technology stack
─ Consultant for lean & agile product development and E2E automation of development, testing & deployment

2013 — 2018
Darmstadt, Germany

We're a web agency passionate about digital craftsmanship and unique web experiences. We help our clients accelerate their digital transformation to grow their businesses while staying focused on their core competencies. We currently concentrate on small and medium-sized companies but are always up for new challenges.

─ Management of agile software projects for clients in diverse business sectors
─ Development of reliable cloud-based software solutions
─ In-depth analysis of domain knowledge and subsequent development of IT strategies
─ Personal passion for frontend development and UX design

2014 — 2015
Product Developer at Fintura
Darmstadt, Germany

─ Helped build the startup’s product from early on until we reached the seed funding stage (700T€)
─ Design & implementation of online loan request process w/ comparison of credit conditions across several banks
─ Development of a content marketing strategy with social media representation and on-site blogs

2012 — 2014
Frankfurt, Germany

─ Development of a user-centered platform for a large German insurance company during the relaunch of their online brand
─ Wrote a white paper to form a company-wide definition of Big Data solutions
─ Workshop about custom-made Big Data solutions for a large German investment trust


2019 — 2021
Founder / Organizer at Founders' Breakfast Rhein-Main

The goal of Founders' Breakfast Rhein-Main is to bring together people that work on digital business models or products and enable them to exchange their thoughts in a relaxed environment freely. The events are free of marketing, recruitment attempts, and sales pitches.

— Co-founded and started the breakfast from scratch
— Secured a sponsorship for the breakfast's costs and the location from the German Chamber of Commerce and Industry