Thomas Hoffmann

Schwanhäußerstr. 5, 90408 Nürnberg
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Hey, my name is Thomas Hoffmann and I'm a software engineer at in Erlangen.
I have a master's degree in computer science from the KIT Karlsruhe and founded my own business to develop, support and sell Android applications.
For programming, I mostly use the Java language, but I have also done some projects in C and some websites with PHP & SQL.
German is my mother tongue, but I'm also fluent in English.
2013 - 2015
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
Master of Science in Computer Science
2009 - 2013
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
1999 - 2008
Werkgymnasium Heidenheim
professional experience
2015 - Now GmbH
Software Engineer
Since 2015, I work as a Java software engineer in the framework team at, a joint venture of Elektrobit and Audi.
2011 - Now
own business
Android app programming
I developed several mobile applications for the Android platform. In the process, I improved my knowledge about the eclipse IDE & Android Studio and used version control systems like SVN and Git. I know my way around the Android API and the Android design guidelines and I founded my own business to sell these apps on the Google Play Store.
All apps combined:
2011 - 2012
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
Tutor for the "Algorithms I" course
I helped students in their 2nd semester to understand the "Algorithms I" course (sorting algorithms, data structures, graph algorithms).
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
University project: Android diving computer
We developed a diving computer app on Android and a Java application for simulating a dive. My task in this group assignment was the Android application and the network communication between the Android app and the simulation app. I also created a small website to showcase our result.
2008 - 2009
Ostalb-Klinikum Aalen
Civilian service
Professional:Technology in general, Android, cryptography & security, web applications
Personal:climbing, badminton, motorcycling
Volunteer Experience:Animal shelter Karlsruhe