Heiko Rothe

I'm Heiko Rothe

Backend Developer & DevOps Engineer

Hey there! I'm Heiko Rothe, a developer specializing in web backend development. Well-versed in numerous programming languages including Java, PHP and Javascript. Fable for creating solid DevOps infrastructures to build on. Proven track record in creating and managing modern applications as well as servers. Eager to be challenged in order to grow and improve my skills.

Professional Skills

Java 75%
Spring Boot 70%
PHP 50%
Javascript 65%
Docker 85%
Kubernetes 55%

Work Experience

2020 - now


Backend & Cloud Engineer

Worked on Spring services written in Java and Kotlin, deployed on Kubernetes. Improved toolsets for local development and DevOps processes. Pivotal role in cloud migration project, building a foundation for the enterprise.

2016 - 2020


Backend Developer

Developed multiple new Spring Boot microservices and improved existing ones. Introduced new tools to improve the development lifecycle. Built up infrastructure as code across multiple AWS accounts. Lead efforts to introduce Kubernetes as well as other projects. Driving force during the change to agile processes.

2014 - 2017

Flughafen Berlin Brandenburg

Integrated Degree Program

Training in a wide range of business and management topics with a focus on maintaining and conceptual development of software and management systems. Implementation of multiple small to medium sized Windows and web applications.

2011 - 2014

Pewdie Productions

Online Community Manager

Responsible for creation of multiple websites with help of existing frameworks. Management of said websites and their content, as well as the servers running the sites and connected services. Supervision of the moderation team. Organized multiple events.


2017 - 2019

Master of Science in Media Informatics

Beuth University of Applied Sciences

2014 - 2017

Bachelor of Science in Business Informatics

Berlin School of Economics and Law

2006 - 2014






Parking Monitor


Pricing Monitor




My Interests

In my free time I like to tinker around with little projects all around the tech space. Recently I have been very interested in home automation and 3D printing. I use my projects to learn, for example by running Kubernetes at home. Sometimes I also contribute to open source projects.

  • Travelling
  • Tinkering with Tech
  • Binging TV Shows
  • Cooking
  • Enjoying nature

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