Hi, I'm Ethan

About Me

Driven High School final year graduate with a passion for technology and a keen interest in pursuing a career in Computer Science. Eager to leverage foundational skills in programming, mathematics, and problem-solving to contribute to innovative projects and gain hands-on experience in the dynamic field of Computer Science. Seeking opportunities for growth and development to become a proficient and valuable member of the technology industry.


  • Languages: English (Home Language Proficiency), Afrikaans (First Language Proficiency – Written and Spoken)
  • Typing Speed: 120 words per minute
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Windows, Linux and MacOS operating systems
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office & LibreOffice Suite.


  • Java
  • C++
  • Python
  • HTML
  • CSS
  • Tailwindcss
  • Javascript
  • React
  • NextJS
  • SQL
  • Wordpress
  • Nginx
  • Docker
  • Apache
  • NodeJS
  • Linux
  • Windows
  • Neovim
  • VSCode
  • Intellij Idea
  • Apache Netbeans
  • Eclipse
  • pyCharm

Hobbies / Interests


Developed a passion for chess at a young age during primary school, attaining regional and provincial distinctions. Engaged as both a player and committee member at the local chess club, contributing to the club's vibrant community and organizational efforts. Notably, I spearheaded the organization of prominent chess events, including the esteemed Hermanus Chess Club Open, amplifying the club's presence and fostering community engagement. Demonstrated leadership and expertise in regional and provincial chess circles, serving as an administrator and arbiter. Additionally, dedicated efforts towards coaching both high school and primary school learners, resulting in three primary school students achieving Western Cape distinctions and receiving invitations to the South African Schools Championship.