Independent IT consultant and software engineer for embedded systems and industrial applications
I am computer scientist since 1997. Since 2001 I support the projects of my partners from the fields of mechanical engineering, automotive and IT as a consultant and software developer for embedded systems, industrial applications and multimedia with my know-how and my expertise.
Embedded systems: hardware-oriented programming for embedded systems based on 8051, ARM Core, PowerPC, x86 processors, and other microcontrollers.
Distributed systems: software development for field bus systems, TCP/IP, industrial ethernet and wireless systems.
Real-time systems: time-and safety-critical applications with hard real-time constraints for numerous RTOS
Software engineering: development methods for requirements analysis, design, implementation, integration and testing.
Model-driven software development: MDSD with UML and SysML and modern CASE tools
Quality management: quality assurance in all projects according to ISO 9001, V-Model XT and other standards.
Solutions for SMEs
One focus of my work is project work as a consultant and software engineer for small and medium sized companies. I assist them in the implementation of the latest technologies and development tools and I support them in the case of human resource constraints. I offer support for requirements engineering, software design, implementation, integration and testing of the systems.
Please find more information about me on my homepage (only in German):
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