About Me

Working Experience

09/2019 - today

Engineering Manager - Smart Cities, E.ON Energy Research Center, Aachen
  • Led the architecture design and implementation of cloud-based, real-time, data-driven energy services for real state.
  • Managed of lighthouse field project from the initiative from the German Ministry of Economics. Stats: 25 people, 5 institutions, 2 Mio. EUR.
  • Consulted European Corporations in data-driven decision making
  • Highlights: Project Management, Software Engineering, Data-Driven ROI calculations, Lifecycle-Assessment

09/2019 – today

Consultant - Digitization and IoT Business Models, Self-Employed, Aachen
  • Advised mid-sized companies on strategy for IoT Business Models.
  • Advised mid-sized companies on IT Architecture and system integration.
  • Highlights: Consultancy, System Integration, Business Model Canvas, Microsoft Azure Architecture

08/2018 – 09/2019

Co-founder (EXIST-Gruenderstipendium), Vintus GmbH, Aachen
  • Lead for product development, I defined and created the prototypes and features for product launch in close alignment with our business model.
  • Hands-on development: ranging from PCB designs through embedded programming up to deploying the IT-Infrastructure and monitoring tools for development.
  • Highlights: Business Model Creation, Rapid Prototyping, Entrepreneurship

10/2017 – 06/2018

Research Engineer / Autonomous Systems for Production Logistics, Cybernetics Lab at RWTH Aachen
  • Research as part of the “digital factory”implementation within the cluster’s concept.
  • Research topic focused on distributed intelligence for new production concepts in response to mass customization and broad product spectrum within a digitized factory.
  • Highlights: Machine Learning, Multi-Agent Systems, Industry 4.0

08/2016 – 05/2017

IoT Developer Evangelist, relayr Inc., Berlin
  • Designed and delivered hands-on technical workshops for IoT at developer conferences, hackathons and for corporate consultancies.
  • Led development of strategic projects towards IoT proofs of concept (PoCs) and integrations (i.e., node-RED, Modbus, OPC UA)
  • Acted as the contact point regarding technical inquiries and presentations for existing and prospect clients.
  • Highlights: Technical Communication, Marketing, Sales Engineering, Consultancy

12/2013 – 07/2015

Research Engineer / Total Artificial Heart EU Project, UKA - Aachen University Hospital, Aachen
  • Reinheart Project An implantable Total Artificial Heart (TAH) addressing the shortage of heart donors in the European Union. Funded by the EU, NRW Federal State and the German BMBF.
  • Developed the software behind the controlling units for the (1) TAH pumping unit as well as the (2) Mock Human Circulatory System.
  • Highlights: Biomedical Engineering, Embedded Development, Electrical Design.

06/2012 – 09/2012

Embedded Developer / Multi-Antenna RF communications, Leibniz University of Hannover, Hannover
  • Developed Signal Processing embedded algorithms for an effective DSP in a MIMO telecommunication system to calculate the transmission channel’s physical properties on premise.


04/2015 – 06/2018 - RWTH Aachen

M. Sc. Systems Engineering and Automation with compulsory courses in Business and Management

04/2013 – 03/2015 - RWTH Aachen

B. Sc. Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering and Information Technology

03/2012 – 03/2013 - Leibniz University of Hannover

International Exchange Program

03/2008 – 12/2011 - Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru (PUCP)

International Baccaulaurate in Natural Sciences