Yngve has experience as a web developer and as a specialist in Drupal. He has a number of Drupal websites on his conscience and initiated the first Drupal collection in Norway which later resulted in the association Drupal Norway, where he also sat on the board. He is also a certified project manager.
Yngve has been working with web development since 1997, and since 2005 with the bulk of the Drupal framework and has been the project manager for several development projects. Yngve graduated as a computer engineer at Tromsø University College in 2001, and then had a pending job at the consulting company Accenture in Oslo. One year later he returned to Tromsø to help start up a business newspaper on the Internet, nord.no, where he was responsible for the development of the online newspaper and the journalistic tools around. In 2001, Yngve was central to the start-up of the online magazine TromsoBy.no. A pioneer project in its time on social networking sites and a precursor to what one would call a social site today.
Yngve later became an editor and gained a good understanding of social site, web writing, web communication and user-friendliness that have influenced his work afterwards. Yngve then became the webmaster of the 11 Scibsted-owned newspapers in Northern Norway, including Bladet Tromsø and Harstad Tidende. Development of online newspapers and training of online journalists were among the most important tasks. In 2005, Yngve became a developer and development manager in Utdanning.no. Yngve has in Utdanning.no been responsible for the publishing solution at Utdanning.no and led several projects.