Fredrik Lack

Textilgatan 25, 120 30 Stockholm

+46 733 730 941 /
LinkedIn / GitHub

I’ve been working as a developer for 8+ years and I enjoy working with devops stuff and also pure development. Last couple of years I’ve been working mainly with Kubernetes, Google Cloud, Node.js and Go.

Last year and project I was spearheading the development of a brand new cloud native platform running with Kubernetes on Google Cloud (GKE).

Next dream gig

Cloud Native, Kubernetes, DevOps, Node.js and Go

Summary of Qualifications

  • Several years of experience with Node.js
  • Kubernetes and Google Cloud user for +2 years
  • Several years of experience running apps on Heroku.
  • Years of experience running React (Isomorphic/Universal) in production.
  • Experienced in running services on Docker, both for development and production environments.
  • Consider myself as a generalist, but with special interest in Cloud Native, Docker, Kubernetes and Node.js.
  • Great DevOps knowledge, e.g. TLS/SSL, Scaling, 12 factor apps, Hosting, DNS, Test/Build pipelines.
  • Great general frontend knowledge

Wants to learn more about

  • Kubernetes on Bare-Metal
  • AI/ML
  • GraphQL

Latest Projects

Egmont Publishing AB (via Fredrik Lack AB)

Full-stack/DevOps, May 2018 - Current

Created a brand new cloud native publishing platform running Kubernets on GKE (Google Cloud). Using some of Google Clouds other services too like Cloud SQL, Cloud Storage and Cloud KMS.

  • Kubernetes (k8s, GKE), Auto scaling, 12-factor app
  • Terraform
  • Let's Encrypt
  • Google Cloud
  • PHP7, Node.js, Nginx, Docker, Redis, Elasticsearch
  • Cloud SQL
  • Cloud Storage
  • Cloud KMS
  • Bitbucket/Pipelines
  • Helm / Helm Secrets

Lexplore (via Fredrik Lack AB)

JS/React developer, May 2017 - May 2018

  • Built a portal GUI based on Node.js/React
  • Express, Flow, Mocha/Chai, Redux
  • Heavy use of Redux and Selectors

SVT Sport (via Creuna AB)

Full-stack/DevOps, 2016 - 2017

  • Universal SPA built with Node.js, React, Express, Redis and MongoDB
  • Hosted on Heroku
  • Docker development environment
  • Akamai CDN
  • My role evolved to a more DevOps role managing Jenkins/Heroku test and build pipelines
  • Worked with both frontend and backend
  • Learned much about Node.js in depth and how to tweak and adjust to high demands

Open Source Projects


  • Running on Node.js and Elasticsearch
  • Hosted on Kubernetes (GKE)
  • Docker environments for development and production
  • Travis test and build pipelines
  • RESTful(ish) API
  • Let's Encrypt automation
  • Prometheus/Grafana dashboards for supervision