Ing. Rodrigo de la Garza Casado

Angestellt, Senior solutions architect, Contentful GmbH

Berlin, Germany

About me

With an international degree as a computer systems engineer, for the last 18 years in the technology Industry, I have gained experience and succeeded as cofounder, web engineer, team lead, and solutions architect.


Solution Architecture
Cloud Architecture
Systems Architecture
Team leadership
Software Systems Engineering
Software Architecture
Agile Softwareentwicklung
Project management
Object Oriented Programming (OOP)
Software Development
Product Coordination
Continuous Integration
Cloud Computing
Business Model
Business Solutions
Google Cloud
Open api
Enterprise architecture
organizational skills


Professional experience for Rodrigo de la Garza Casado

  • Current 2 years and 3 months, since Feb 2022

    Senior solutions architect

    Contentful GmbH

  • Current 4 years and 2 months, since Mar 2020

    Solution Architect

    Contentful GmbH

  • Current 11 years, since May 2013



    As a co-founder of a non-profit organization focus on the promotion of science. I help to grow from a small publishing organization to an international recognized Scientific Publishing organization. My role is to provide technical solutions to Librello, design new solutions and the evaluation of possible technologies to incorporate. Additionally I perform on-boarding of new volunteers and members, and the constant communication with them.

  • 1 year and 9 months, Jun 2018 - Feb 2020

    API's Team Lead

    ticmate AG

    API development team and lead developer of Ticmate partners API and gateway. External point of contact for partners API integration and development.

  • 3 years and 2 months, Jan 2017 - Feb 2020

    Senior Software Engineer


    I provide and improve solutions for Ticmate systems, I participate in the development and design of Ticmate2.0 services and legacy transformation. Designer and maintainer of Ticmate 24/7 alert system and partners API's gateway. My interest not just lie on Tech but in business strategies, bringing new ideas to managers and stakeholders on areas of improvement and ROI.

  • 3 years and 1 month, Jan 2014 - Jan 2017

    Senior backend developer

    glispa GmbH

    I had the role of senior backend developer and Glispa Tech Architectural Board member, providing solution in scalability and architecture, being the first developer in Glispa to include UnitTesting to development procedures, giving workshops to other developer in how test driven development works and how can be used in future projects.

  • 3 months, Oct 2013 - Dec 2013

    XML, XSLT developer

    Public Knowledge Project PKP

    I contribute in the development and tuning of xml and xslt files for file conversion system. During my time in this project I had the pleasure and opportunity of learning from the leaders of the PKP project regarding, time schedule, work standards, developing standards, and particularly the testing framework, Robot Framework.

  • 1 year and 3 months, Feb 2012 - Apr 2013

    IT Project Coordinator


    Coordinate software development and article metadata conversion between China and Switzerland offices additionally managing IT infrastructure of MDPI Switzerland.

  • 1 year and 7 months, Aug 2010 - Feb 2012

    Senior Web Engineer and Conversion Manager


    In my role of web developer and IT coordinator i had the opportunity to develop and maintain data conversion systems for MDPI, coordinating the work done between chine and Switzerland. I learned to maintain and upgrade MDPI AG publishing systems according to editors’, managers’ and employee’s needs, increasing my communication skills with non-technical employees.

  • 4 years, Jan 2005 - Dec 2008

    Senior Technical Consultant and web developer

    Lightsoft multimedia consultants

    We provide technical solutions for companies in the need of a digital transformation, understanding the business and focusing the solution that best fits their needs.

Educational background for Rodrigo de la Garza Casado

  • 3 months, Jun 2023 - Aug 2023

    Strategy Execution

    Harvard Business School online

  • 1 month, Apr 2023 - Apr 2023

    TOGAF 9 Foundation Certification Program

    the open group

  • 2 months, Jan 2023 - Feb 2023

    Innovation in the Age of Disruption

    INSEAD Executive Education

  • 1 year and 6 months, Feb 2009 - Jul 2010

    Master of Technology

    RMIT University

    Specialization in Web engineering, Internet security, systems and micro services architecture.

  • 2 months, Jun 2004 - Jul 2004

    history, culture, values and ethics

    Charles University in Prague

    Czech republic history and culture in an European context and values of globalization.

  • 2 months, Jun 2003 - Jul 2003

    Telecommunications engineering

    INT-evry (Institut National des Télécommunications)

    Technical and Economical overview of Telecommunications seminar

  • 5 years and 5 months, Aug 1999 - Dec 2004

    Systems engineering

    Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey

    Computational systems engineering, performance, security and communications.


  • Spanish

    First language

  • English


  • German



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