Alexander Orlov

Angestellt, Senior Solutions Architect for Edge Cloud Security, Fastly

Munich, Germany


Product Development
Product strategy
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Team leadership
Business Development
Lean Six Sigma
Line Management
Agile Software Development


Professional experience for Alexander Orlov

  • Current 2 years and 11 months, since Jun 2021

    Senior Solutions Architect for Edge Cloud Security


    Enabling companies to serve their customers and provide their services in a safe, reliable, and secure manner. Delivering solutions to protect against various threats and attack vectors, incl. hybrid layer 7 DDoS attacks that digital service providers need to withstand without compromising on service quality and latency. Exemplifying the DevSecOps culture and providing guidance and advisory on how to seamlessly deploy & operate WAF security components in heterogeneous IT environments incl. Kubernetes&Envoy

  • 11 months, Jul 2020 - May 2021

    Solutions Architect

    Qualtrics – an SAP company

    Identifying challenges, scoping solutions, and estimating & pricing solution deliveries. Serving as the central hub for service & advice delivery.

  • 2 years and 1 month, Jul 2018 - Jul 2020

    Lead for SaaS & Legal Tech

    IntraFind Software AG As product lead and line manager, leading the development of Contract Analyzer, an AI-powered solution that gives law firms the flexibility and speed they need, to find what is essential in thousand-page contracts. Operating in accordance with ISO 27001 & ISAE 3402.

  • 1 year and 1 month, Jul 2017 - Jul 2018

    Team Lead for SaaS & Cloud

    IntraFind Software AG

    Actively building and operating (DevOps) a managed on-demand B2B website search product, partly built as OSS. Conducting product demos to acquire customers, pitching the product, and igniting product excitement. Supporting customers to integrate the Site Search product, leveraging co-innovation practices. Building and maintaining operational infrastructure and enhancing the product with general non-functional requirements.

  • 4 years and 5 months, Feb 2013 - Jun 2017

    Senior Software Developer

    SAP Hybris

    Full stack SaaS microservices development & maintainance for SAP’s CEC / YaaS

  • 5 months, Sep 2012 - Jan 2013

    Team Lead

    xSolut GmbH

    Building development infrastructure, functional requirement elaboration, task specifiation and hands-on functionality implementation for an EU Law implementing web application.

  • 1 year and 8 months, Feb 2011 - Sep 2012

    Software Developer

    digital publishing AG

  • 6 months, Sep 2010 - Feb 2011

    Working Student / Organization & Development

    Cirquent GmbH | NTT DATA Group

    Java 6 EE Development

  • 7 months, Oct 2009 - Apr 2010

    Working Student / Software Developer / R&D

    Bertelsmann AG / arvato systems

    Web Development

  • 1 year and 4 months, Jun 2008 - Sep 2009

    Working Student / Software Developer / R&D

    Cortal Consors S.A.

    Data Warehouse related Web Development

  • 1 year and 9 months, Oct 2006 - Jun 2008

    Working Student / Software Developer / R&D

    Siemens AG - Medical Solutions / Healthcare Sector

    R&D: Development of controlling related tools

  • 6 months, Oct 2004 - Mar 2005

    Web Developer


Educational background for Alexander Orlov

  • 2010 - 2011

    Philosophy / Computer Linguistics (M.A.)

    Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München

    Logic, Natural Language Processing

  • 2006 - 2009

    Philosophy (M.A.)

    Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg

    Logic, Ontology, Media Culture


  • English


  • German

    First language


Culture of the modern media and IT
Sports (especially tennis and jogging)

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