Career Profile

I am a creative and analytical problem solver with a strong, self-taught background in technology and product management, who has worked in 3 people start-ups and international corporates. With this mix, I work in the fringes of technology, product development and entrepreneurship, forming the glue between marketing and technology, always ready to take leadership in both ideation as well as implementation.

Experiences

Principle Product Architect

Jan 2016 - Present
Vodafone Group, London

Product Architecture across Vodafone devices

Leading team with focus on:
- Cross-device services
- Embedded platforms, CPEs & fixed-net access gateways
- STB & new form factors
- IoT & IoT protocols.

(Lead) Product Architect

May 2012 - Jan 2016
Vodafone Group, Düsseldorf

Global product development with the focus in connected devices and smart home.

- Create product concepts based on market demand and industry trends
- Design and implement architecture for cross device use cases
- Lead software implementation and integration projects
- Work with ODM and OEM partners on productization

Solution Designer & Tech Lead

Jan 2010 - May 2012
Appseleration, Düsseldorf

- team management, software architecture, large accounts, mobile application development

Business Areas
- Mobile application development (mainly Android, iOS and WinPhone)
- Mobile strategy
- Backend system development
- Technical account management

Solution Designer & Tech Lead

Jan 2010 - May 2012
Appseleration, Düsseldorf

- team management, software architecture, large accounts, mobile application development

Business Areas
- Mobile application development (mainly Android, iOS and WinPhone)
- Mobile strategy
- Backend system development
- Technical account management

Product Management & Co-Founder

Jun 2009 - Jun 2010
Sharism at Work, HK/Berlin

- product direction, business development, partner management ,embedded development

Business areas
- Product direction
- Reseller agreements and relationship management
- Product presentation

Project Lead

Aug 2008 - Jun 2009
Openmoko, Taipei/Sweden

- Community engagement, project & team management, software development
Business areas
- Represent company’s vision towards community
- Drive implementation of the Phone’s primary UI
- Form liaison between Product Management and Engineering

Skills & Proficiency

Product direction

Embedded Architecture

Mobile Architecture

IoT

Android

Python & Django

Javascript & jQuery

HTML5 & CSS