Robert Buchholz

Self-employed, Data, DevOps and Software Engineer, Freelancer/Contractor

Berlin, Germany



Professional experience for Robert Buchholz

  • Current , since Apr 2006

    Data, DevOps and Software Engineer


    Consulting for Software Engineering, Operations, DevOps, Automated Testing / Continuous Integration and Deployment. Reliability and Debugging. MediaDrop integration. Python in Web apps, sites and backend. Security / Audits / Vulnerability Management. Courses and lectures for organizations on Security, Programming and Technology.

  • 7 years and 6 months, Jul 2011 - Dec 2018

    Senior Software and DevOps Engineer

    SNTL Publishing GmbH & Co. KG

    Senior Software Engineer in product development, DevOps Engineer and Process facilitator. Focus on Data Analytics/Machine Learning and Data protection.

  • 1 year and 4 months, Mar 2010 - Jun 2011

    Scrum Master, Software and Infrastructure Engineer

    agile42 / Agilo Software

    Scrum Master for the development team, Software Engineer for Agilo and other products, frontend and backend development, Infrastructure design and administration, engineer for Customer Services.

  • 3 years and 3 months, Dec 2006 - Feb 2010

    Security Team Lead and Linux Developer

    Gentoo Linux

    Team Lead of the Gentoo Security project, Security Engineer and Coordinator for Emergency Response. Gentoo developer in multiple projects including virtualization(Xen), network management and infrastructure. Package maintenance, stability and user support, upstream communication. Event/Exhibition Coordinator/Public Relations.

  • 5 months, Apr 2009 - Aug 2009

    Summer of Code 2009 Mentor


    Successfully mentored a Google Summer of Code project to create and release a Gentoo stats server/client.

  • 3 years, Oct 2005 - Sep 2008

    Teaching Assistant

    Technische Universität Berlin

    Teaching and mentoring students in Algorithms and Data Structure classes. Development, evaluation and review of working assignments as well as exam/course material.

Educational background for Robert Buchholz

  • 2004 - 2010

    Computer Science / Informatik

    Technische Universität Berlin

    Thesis: design and implementation of a Clean Slate Hierarchical Internet Routing Architecture, 2010. Elected student representative, 2007-2010. Faculty Student Award 2006. Student organization Freitagsrunde, 2006-2010, organization lead, recruiter, admin and lecturer.


  • English


  • German

    First language


Browse over 18 million XING members