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Hello,
my name is Johannes31yo and this is my resume/cv

About Me

Hi! I'm Johannes and I am the Head of IT for the Berlin based SPARWELT GmbH ( a devision of the "RTL Mediengruppe Deutschland"). I love to work on the web, with amazing people and new techonologies and thats why I do what I do.

Experience

Sparwelt GmbH (ein Unternehmen der Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland)
09/2014 - today
Head of IT & Development // Member of the Board
ECONA Shopping was bought by RTL in September 2014, the main changes in the daily operations were due to the challenges of TV campaigns & traffic as well as the more complex reporting structures of RTL.
  • Handling & analyzing large traffic peaks due to TV traffic
  • Contributing input for possible new acquisitions
ECONA Shopping GmbH
01/2011 - 09/2014
Head of IT & Development // Member of the Board
As the Sparwelt increased its EBIAT, ECONA reorganized their direct participations under the main Brand leading to the company being renamed to ECONA Shopping. This also went hand in hand with a growth in all areas of operations including the IT Unit, Partner Corporations & Business Intelligence.
  • Recruited and lead well organized team and fostered talent in it while keeping a very low turnover rate in an extremely competitive market
  • Organizing external project based development teams
  • Implementing scrum based project management workflows
  • Integrating a highly beneficial business intelligence platform based on the unique needs of the Sparwelt
  • Further development of the Sparwelt platform to grow & provide more services while staying Flexible and keeping a high level of SQA
  • Advising the ECONA Holding on new acquisitions and investments from an IT perspective well as management of due diligence processes
  • Responsible for the IT strategy, applications (Development & Rollout), infrastructure (Projects and Services) and the IT budget for the Business Unit.
Sparwelt GmbH
09/2008 - 01/2011
Application Developer
The Sparwelt GmbH was founded by Daniel Engelbarts & Christian Lang, both Partners at ECONA at the Time. The Team starting on the Project consisted of Daniel Engelbarts, Me & four more colleges where we managed to turn what started as MVP Shopping Blog into the leading provider of online coupons in Germany.
  • Management of a Start-Up-Sized IT-Unit, from an software architectural & human resource perspective
  • Enabling the growth of the Sparwelt from a rapid prototype / MVP to a complex platform, providing and integrating various API services
ECONA AG
07/2008 - 01/2010
Application Developer
The ECONA AG is a holding company with headquarters in Berlin. They found, buy, or participate in companies. As an entrepreneurial partner they support the management and the long-term development of a company. When I started I was foremostly involved with a new acquisition, the D&P Media which was focused on software download & community platforms.
  • Development and maintenance of mostly PHP 4 based applications
  • Working with the CTO to conceptualize a migration & merge path for all legacy applications
FM5
07/2006 - 01/2012
Application Developer
FM5 is an Austrian non-profit online-magazine mainly focused on politics, society, music & culture.
  • Helped with maintenance for the online magazine application & infrastructure
STRATO AG
11/2006 - 06/2008
Consultant
Strato is Europe's second-largest webhosting company, providing everything from Blog, Ecommerce, to Infrastructure-Solutions. I was involved in to consulting of SMEs as well as the optimization of internal Incident-Management-Processes.
  • Worked closely together with a number of small & medium sized business clients, helping them plan their solutions
  • Optimization of existing Customer Care work flows
DRV-Bund
11/2005 - 04/2006
Fachinformatiker für Systemintegration
After I concluded my professional education at the Deutsche Rentenversicherung I continued working there for some months in a number of different Units.
  • Continued to work on ITIL 3 Incident-Management-Processes based on my final IHK thesis
  • Was involved in the development of a number of Intranet-Projects

Education

  • 1985

    I was born in Berlin

  • 2002

    finished secondary school

    Kurt - Tucholsky - Oberschule
    Integrierte Sekundarschule mit gymnasialer Oberstufe

  • 2005

    Fachinformatiker - Fachrichtung Systemintegration (IHK - 2005)

    The DRV-Bund or Deutsche Rentenversicherung (German statutory pension insurance scheme), is one of the largest branches of the German government. Given the history & complexity of the systems used by the DRV-Bund I was involved in the usage of variety of technologies ranging from BS2000 bases oracle & Cobol applications to more “modern” Linux/java stacks, to only name a few. My main responsibility here where of course my own education as well as contributing to a number of projects and teams while doing so. In concluded my studies with a final IHK Thesis about the application of ITIL 3 Incident- Management-Processes to an Intranet based Knowledge-Database.

    I concluded my studies with a final IHK Thesis about the application of ITIL 3 Incident-Management-Processes to an Intranet based Knowledge-Database.

Contact

Mail
hannes [ät] lautr [dot] com
GitHub
https://github.com/lautr
Linkedin
https://de.linkedin.com/pub/johannes-lauter/35/732/964
Xing
https://www.xing.com/profile/Johannes_Lauter
Meetup
http://www.meetup.com/members/41274622/
stackoverflow
http://stackoverflow.com/users/353093/hannes

Management & Soft-Skills

  • Recruitement and management of larger IT-Units ( up to 15 people devided in different teams )
  • Holding on to & fostering talent in a competitve market
  • Able to align business needs with IT solutions
  • Working with Stakeholders and C-Level Executives to clearly communicate issues

Detailed Technical Skills

HTML
HTML 5
Twitter Bootstrap
Foundation
CSS
LESS
SASS/SCSS
PostCSS
JavaScript
ECMAScript 6
jQuery
RequireJS
AngularJS
Ionic
BackboneJS
PHP
Symfony 2
Silex
ZF 1/2
Laravel
Build & Dependency Management Systems
Composer
Bower
Gulp
Ant
Graddle
Revision control
Git
SVN
Mercuiral
Databases
MySQL
MongoDB
CoucheDB
PostgreSQL
Redshift
Oracle
Others
JAVA ( Android )
Jenkins
PHPUnit
Behat
Beginner
Proficient
Expert
Master

Languages

German
English

Hobbies

Photography
Wintersports
UX
Reading
Programming
Traveling