Anton Staykov

Bis 2020, Program Manager, Microsoft Identity, Microsoft Corp.

Berlin, Germany


Microsoft Azure
.NET Framework
SQL Server
SQL Azure
Agile Project Management / Scrum
Application Architecture
Solution Architecture


Professional experience for Anton Staykov

  • Current 7 years and 5 months, since Jan 2016

    Cloud Solutions Architect

    Microsoft Deutschland GmbH
  • 8 months, Jul 2019 - Feb 2020

    Program Manager, Microsoft Identity

    Microsoft Corp.
  • 1 year and 2 months, Nov 2014 - Dec 2015

    Core Systems Architect

    Smarthouse Media GmbH

    As part of the Core Systems team I am responsible for the design and implementation of new products and services; transitioning of existing products and services to a new platform. Also for analyzing and designing migration of particular system components to the Microsoft Azure Cloud.

  • 9 years, Jan 2007 - Dec 2015

    Microsoft MVP and Azure Insider

    Staykov Net Ltd

    Being a consultant I have been participating more than 20 Windows Azure Acceleration Labs in Europe (March’2011 – April’2013) – helping small and large companies leverage the Windows Azure platform the best way possible. Validating system’s architectures, analyzing single-sign-on possibilities. I am firm believer in the federated identity world and do advocate the Windows Azure Active Directory and ACS by all possible means.

  • 9 months, Nov 2013 - Jul 2014

    .NET Technical Lead

    Orion Systems Integrators Germany GmbH

    As part of the technical leadership team I play key role in design and architect new solutions for projects with KPMG AG. My main responsibilities include business requirements analysis and initial software design. Detailed software design and architecture is also part of daily duties. Further I also support on-going projects based on SharePoint 2013.

  • 1 year, Jul 2011 - Jun 2012

    Solutions Architect / Lead Developer

    Track My Business EOOD, Sofia

    • Design and implement system architecture • Monitor and support running system • Design implement and test new features

  • 7 months, Jan 2011 - Jul 2011

    Senior Developer

    The Digital Property Group

    Responsible for maintaining DPG's products, design and implementation of new features and guiding junior members of the team.

  • 1 year, Jan 2010 - Dec 2010

    Technical Evangelist


    Presenting company product at showtrades / conferences Creating proof-of-concept applications for potential customers. Writing articles and keeping blogs of Infragistics up to date. Being part of product management team I help identifying new product lines and development directions. I am key coordinator on "Infragistics Analytics Framework" ( which gives support for more sophisticated event tracking of Silverlight Applications using Microsoft Silverlight Analytics Framework

  • 1 year and 5 months, Aug 2008 - Dec 2009

    Software R&D Engineer II


    • R & D of WebExplorerBar, part of NetAdvantage for ASP.NET 2010.1 Release. • R & D of UltraWebSchedule Multi-resource view feature, part of NetAdvantage for ASP.NET 2009.2 Release. • R & D of WebDataMenu, part NetAdvantage for ASP.NET 2009.1 • Keeping overall quality of products at higher level by writing Unit tests for controls developed, as well automated test, based on WebAii framework. Involved in bug fixing and support of controls

  • 9 months, May 2006 - Jan 2007


    Acolytes SA

    Responsible for web products development and quality controlling. IT outsourcing, Project estimations and management.

  • 7 months, Oct 2005 - Apr 2006

    senior engineer Application & Software

    Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

    Responsible for installation and configuration of telecom equipment. Responsible of keeping good relations with the client, who generaly is Telecom operator. Responsible for coordinating and dealing with sub-contractors for arrangements of big projects.

  • 2 years, Oct 2003 - Sep 2005


    MTelecom Ltd.

    Responsible for development of new products and services. Coordinating and controlling quality of developed products. Keeping contacts with major parnters and service providers, such as mobile operators, or VAS brokers.

  • 2 years and 10 months, Jan 2001 - Oct 2003

    Senior Developer

    Applied Research and Communications Fund

    Responsible for organizing and development of IT projects. IT Outsourcing management.

  • 9 months, Apr 2002 - Dec 2002

    Short Term Consultant

    The World Bank

    Responsible for web sites development and support for the “Development Gateway” Project (

  • 3 months, Aug 2001 - Oct 2001

    Short Term consultant

    Information Solutions Group, The Worldbank Group (ISG - WB) / Development Gatewa

    As a short term consultant, I was responsible for web applications development. Directly involved into deleopment of the project's site ( as well the DG Foundation site (, as well as several intranet applications.

Educational background for Anton Staykov

  • 2 years and 5 months, Mar 2003 - Jul 2005

    Internet Software Technologies

    New Bulgarian University

  • 4 years and 1 month, Sep 1998 - Sep 2002


    Technical University, Sofia


  • English


  • German


  • Bulgarian



Cloud Arthictecture
Large Scale deploymnets


Windows Azure
C# programming
Data modeling
(Microsoft Silverlight)
Telecom networks
software development
project management
Application Architecture

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