Dipl.-Ing. Florian Kaufmann

Until 2016, Senior Software Engineer, Profidata Group AG

Mettmenstetten, Switzerland


Professional experience for Florian Kaufmann

  • 1 year and 2 months, Jan 2017 - Feb 2018

    Software Engineer


    - Temporary job. - C++11 and QML development of GUI and platform for a new oven platform. - Model Driven Development using Actifsource.

  • 1 year and 6 months, Mar 2015 - Aug 2016

    Senior Software Engineer

    Profidata Group AG

    - C++14 development for investment and wealth management SW. Development within a virtual machine, Windows as host, GNU/Linux as guest. - Agile development in a scrum team consisting of 6 – 8 members. - Small SQL scripts.

  • 9 years and 8 months, Aug 2004 - Mar 2014

    Expert Software Engineer

    Besi Switzerland AG

    Developed Software (C++) for die bonder machines. Implemented access to HW (axes, sensor, actors), production sequences and UI sequences. The former two being on an RTOS, the later on a Windows PC. Implemented and optimized the calibration concept of a machine module. Actively participated in requirement engineering. Driving force in introducing new concepts and tools: 1) Git, replacing VSS 2) Proper unit tests using Google Test & Mock, replacing improper 'unit tests' using CppUnit.

  • 3 months, Apr 2004 - Jun 2004

    Software Engineer

    DST Swiss AG

    Temporary appointment. Developing a GUI, including the required GUI library, for an embedded system with a very low resolution LCD.

  • 3 years and 11 months, May 2000 - Mar 2004

    Software Engineer

    Key Soft Service

    Part-time job. Autonomous development of an application (in C) which manages music files on a music keyboard. Solving embedded system related problems such as very limited RAM/ROM, own file system, direct access to an hard disk and a parallel port.

Educational background for Florian Kaufmann

  • 1 year and 1 month, Feb 2018 - Feb 2019

    Computer science

    ETH Zurich

    Advanced Machine Learning, Big Data, Advanced Data Structures, Online / Approximation / Randomized Algorithms, Computer Vision / Graphics

  • 1998 - 2003

    Information Technology and Electrical Engineering

    ETH Zürich

    Embedded systems, Hardware/Software-codesign, Computer networks, VLSI, Discrete event systems


  • English


  • German

    First language

  • French


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