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CARSTEN KRAFT

SENIOR CONSULTANT

I am a German Software Architect and IT Consultant by profession and Developer by passion. Daily blogging about latest technology inventions and continuously learning is my life. Hire me as a Freelancer for your project!

  • Carsten Kraft
  • German / English
  • mail@carsten-kraft.com
  • carsten-kraft.com

Business Experience

  • Senior Consultant(Present)    2013 - 2017

    Smart Digital Solutions GmbH (Stuttgart, Germany)

    Senior Consultant and Requirements Manager at Smart Digital Solutions GmbH in Stuttgart, Germany. Website personalization in Big Data projects and Consulting for the German Automotive industry in Wolfsburg.

  • Chief Technology Officer & Software Architect2009 - 2014

    Greenova Services Inc. (Manila, Philippines)

    International Technical Lead of several Teams of Philippine and German Software Developers with major focus on Product Development, Software Architecture and Consulting in an International Start-up company (100% subsidiary of its mother-company in Germany).

  • IT Project Manager & Software Architect2007 - 2009

    webix solutions gmbh (Stuttgart, Germany)

    Project Manager for IT Software projects and development of Software Applications for customer product rollout in coordination with International teams.

  • Senior Software Developer2004 - 2007

    webix solutions gmbh (Stuttgart, Germany)

    Development of software applications for IT business solutions for International clients like Hewlett Packard and global partner companies.

  • Software Developer2001 - 2004

    RR Software GmbH (Hasselfelde, Germany)

    Development of ANTRAGO a popular education software product for universities and schools.

  • Military Service Technical Pioneer2000 - 2001

    German Bundeswehr (Armed forces of Germany)

    Technical education at the German Bundeswehr in alignment with public military duty (conscription to military service) as Obergefreiter and military pioneer for floating bridges and team coordination.

  • IT Specialist1998 - 2000

    Magister GmbH (Magdeburg, Germany)

    Planning and installation of business network environments (LAN/Wireless) in office companies with handling of various hardware/networks (Private Virtual Networks VPN/VLAN) and computer systems with full responsibility as System, Database and Network Administrator on security and proper function.

Degree

  • State certified Software Developer

    Chamber of Commerce and Industry (IHK, Germany)

    Application Development, Software Architecture and Rollout of IT Software projects in compliance with international software development standards (ISO 9001), database design and structured query language (SQL).

IT Consultant Skills

  • Requirements Management

  • Business Analysis

  • Business Specification

  • Technical Specification

  • Software Development

  • QA Test Case Management

Management Tools

  • JIRA

  • Confluence

  • Agile/Scrum

  • Redmine

Programming Skills

  • C#

  • ASP/ASP.NET

  • Silverlight

  • WPF

  • HTML

  • CSS

  • Java

  • Javascript

  • PHP

  • Visual Basic

  • SQL

CMS Skills

  • Wordpress

  • TYPO3

  • Drupal

  • Joomla!

Major Projects

Contact info

  • Contact me for project scheduling!

  • Email: mail@carsten-kraft.com
  • Website: carsten-kraft.com

Please send me an e-mail to get in touch with me