Reindert-Jan Ekker

Reindert-Jan Ekker

I'm a free-lance teacher, developer and Scrum master. My mission: to share the joy of programming with the world. This page gives a short overview of my work.

I live in Groningen, the Netherlands but work with companies around the world and all through the Netherlands.


Open source. Python. Emacs.
Web Development. Linux.
Scrum and Agile development.

Live Teaching

I love sharing my expertise with people and helping them acquire new skills. My teaching experience includes lecturing Computer Science in higher education (HBO).

You can of course always contact me with questions on courses. I'll be happy to offer a custom course based on your needs.


I'm a senior developer and Scrum master and available for short-term development projects. My main experience is in Java and Python. For more information about my background, please check my LinkedIn profile, or contact me directly.

Other Activities

  • I'm the main organiser of the djangogirls workshops in my hometown Groningen. We've had three editions so far with about 130 participants in total.
  • Now and then I like to mentor people as a Hackhands expert.