Verified Expert in Engineering
Markus is a full-stack developer, founder, and former head of IT and infrastructure with over 20 years of experience. He specializes in performant web apps (e.g., React apps) and Shopify, having launched multiple custom Shopify online stores and themes. Markus has worked for Fortune 500 companies like Sony and was a speaker at the Web 2.0 Summit.
The most amazing...
...experience was being invited as a speaker at the Web 2.0 Summit in San Francisco.
Algolia and Shopify Plus Expert
The Edit LDN,
- Implemented Algolia search to the Shopify Plus store.
- Created custom Shopify apps to improve the client's workflow.
Head of IT and Infrastructure
Eat the Ball Holding GmbH
- Created a Shopify online shop for our digital sales channel. Developed a custom Shopify app with PHP/Laravel to integrate with SAP HANA Cloud Integration (HCI).
- Implemented custom intranet apps using PHP/Laravel and Laravel Horizon.
- Set up a cloud infrastructure on Microsoft 365 for a distributed team spread across Europe and the US.
- Provided support to the SAP Business ByDesign ERP system for financial services and production planning.
Senior Software Engineer
SPAR - Austria
- Developed portal apps for the SPAR and SPAR European Shopping Center's intranet using Java and Spring technologies.
- Worked on optimizing the performance of the Spring-Hibernate data layer for various business applications.
- Acted as the product owner for a web content management system on top of the Fabasoft content management platform.
- Implemented the prototype for the web content management system, which became the actual product.
- Worked on business planning and marketing strategy for this web content management system.
- Contributed as an early developer of Wikitude, acquired by Qualcomm in 2021. We created the first augmented reality app for smartphones.
- Implemented customizations in Atlassian Confluence for local clients.
- Consulted with a large telecom operator in China on various Android topics.
- Played a key role as the software architect of StreamMan, an early music streaming portal from Sony.
- Took part in the development of Connect, Sony's music download platform, as a software architect.
- Worked as a consultant for Sony One, Sony's single sign-on consumer identity service.
Algolia Search to Shopify Themehttps://www.theeditldn.com/
Adria Translate Shopify Apphttps://apps.shopify.com/translate-2
Asmus Online Storehttps://www.asmus.at/
The client wanted a seamless search experience for the 15,000 products in the online catalog. Therefore I implemented a custom integration with Algolia Search.
Tailwind CSS, Laravel, Next.js, Spring, Vapor
Liquid, Shopify API, React, Node.js
Shopify, MacOS, Visual Studio Code (VS Code), Azure, Oracle, Android, iOS, Algolia
Software Development, Supabase, Algorithms, Mathematics, Office 365, SAP Business ByDesign, Marketing Mix, Business Development, Shopify Theme
GitHub, Shopify Plus
Databases, MySQL, PostgreSQL
Diploma in Advertising and Marketing
St. Gallen Business School - St. Gallen, Switzerland
Partially Completed Degree in Computer Science
University of Salzburg - Salzburg, Austria
Certified Scrum Product Owner