My Work

I work at Amazon.com as a Software Developer in Leipzig. My focus is software engineering, project management and programming of Java based Web Applications

Martial Arts

My most favorite hobby is martial arts. For over 15 years I am working on this interesting topic. I train in Karateverein Kushanku-Kai Leipzig e.V. . I co-founded this club in the year 1995 and since this time I have worked on the board in various positions.

Programming

While programming is actually my job, but fortunately also my hobby. Why I am working even after my work in various projects. Among other things, I am a committer and PMC Member on the Apache Struts2 Project and creator of the Struts2 jQuery Plugin.

Films

I love great Movies. My current favorites are:
  • Django Unchained
  • Kill Bill I
  • Kill Bill II
  • From Dusk Till Down
  • Fight Club
  • The Big Lebowski
  • Wag the Dog
  • Southpark
  • The Crow
  • Sin City
  • American History X
  • Hero
  • All Bruce Lee Films
  • Nearly all Jet Li Films

Music

Here are a few of my favorite bands and favorite composers.
  • Apocalyptica
  • Rammstein
  • Therion
  • Nigthwish
  • Lacrimosa
  • Sepultura & Soulfly
  • Haggard
  • Hypocrisy
  • Knorkator
  • Franz Liszt
  • Edward Grieg
  • Vivaldi