Work experience

Work experience
Jun 2014 - Present

Senior Enterprise Solution Architect

Red Hat
Lead Architect for the Financial Services Vertical
Oct 2014 - Present

Team Lead Solution Architecture Infrastructure

Red Hat
Take over management responsibilities and help strengthen team culture and motivation by organizing Team development workshops, organize 1:1's, etc.
Mar 2014 - Jun 2014

Manager, Services Solutions, EMEA

Red Hat
Review global Professional Services Solutions and create Product Accelerators and Implementation Guidelines to be used by field consultant to improve the overall professional services delivery quality
Mar 2013 - Mar 2014

Architect, Global Solutions and Strategy Office (GSSO)

Red Hat
The Global Solutions and Strategy Office is a team of highly skilled enterprise architects and IT business consulting professionals with deep experience establishing services strategy and developing services solutions.
Mar 2012 - Mar 2013

EMEA Senior Architect

Red Hat
Working in strategic Projects around OpenShift On-Premise, and JBoss PaaS in the EMEA Region
May 2011 - Apr 2012

Senior Middleware Consultant

Red Hat

Working as a Consultant for the complete JBoss Middleware Portfolio

Feb 2008 - May 2011

Senior IT Solutions Engineer

HSE MediaNet

Business Development. Creating Value Added Services to standard leased-line business model. Value Added Services included:

  • Virtualization as a Service
  • Storage as a Service
  • Backup as a Service
2001 - Feb 2008

Head of Software Development

ByteAction GmbH

Entrepreneur. Linux and Java based Systems Integration Company. The Company provided standard ISP Services as well as Consulting to large customers like Kabel Deutschland and Kabel Baden Württemberg. 


1994 - 1998

Diploma (unfinished)

Technische Universität Darmstadt
Studying Computer and Economics at the same time broadened my vision and showed me that everything is connected. Some decisions within IT are not driven by technical innovation, but rather economical decisions. It is great to work in a company that strives for both. Technical innovation and technical freedom is what Red Hat stands for and that by providing the most innovative technology
1996 - 1997

Student Exchange Program

Winona State University
Exchange Year at the Winona State University
1990 - 1994



German Higher Education



EX442 Red Hat Enterprise System Monitoring and Performance Tuning

Red Hat

Red Hat Certified Engineer

Red Hat

Red Hat Certified System Administrator

Red Hat

JB325 Advanced JBoss Enterprise Development

Red Hat