Business Consultant at msg Plaut Austria GmbH
Vienna, Austria
10/2020 - today

  • Business Consultant for Public, Healthcare and Utilities
  • Gaia-X and IDSA Expert
  • Requirements Engineer
  • Scrum Master and Product Owner

Requirements Engineer and UX Expert at dataformers GmbH
Vienna, Austria
02/2020 - 10/2020

  • Consulting the customers in all things RE / UX
  • Requirements analysis, requirements management and backlog maintenance
  • Product owner (PO) in Scrum teams
  • Creating UI/UX concepts as wireframes and click dummies
  • Modeling domain, processes and use cases in UML / BPMN
  • Planning and conducting workshops for requirement analysis and design thinking
  • Tools: Azure DevOps, Adobe XD, Balsamiq, Enterprise Architect, Microsoft Office Suite

Predoctoral Fellow and Project Researcher at Research Group COSY, University of Vienna
Vienna, Austria
10/2014 - 11/2019

  • Fields of research: Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) / user experience (UX), usability tests and IoT
  • Interdisciplinary team work in international und national research projects including industry partners
    • 2014 – 2017: EU project (H2020) „symbIoTe“ („Symbiosis of smart objects across IoT environments“): Requirements engineering for IoT
  • Setup and scientific coordination of the COSY:lab for user testing, specialization on mobile usability studies
  • Leading of small teams
  • Successful acquisition of third-party funds on international as well as national level
  • Extensive teaching activities: lecture “Human-Computer Interaction and Psychology”, supervision of numerous theses and programming internships (focus on app development and usability)

Research Associate at European Institute for Participatory Media e.V. (EIPCM)
Berlin, Germany
06/2014 - 09/2014

  • EU projects (H2020) CUbRIK and SmartH2O

Research Associate at Humboldt-Viadrina School of Governance
Berlin, Germany
09/2012 - 06/2014

  • BMBF project „KOLEGEA“ on creating a training platform for doctors-in-training to become general practitioners (collaboration with Charité Berlin, theCode AG and University of Duisburg-Essen)
    • User experience concept of the web platform
    • Requirements engineering and usability tests
    • Interdisciplinary team work with UX specialists, doctors, programmers and designers

Research Associate at Berlin School of Economics and Law
Berlin, Germany
03/2011 - 09/2012

  • Projects „DIVTEC“ und „KNUD“ on creating a Web2.0 platform with focus on Diversity Management for Berlin based SMEs
    • Development of the platform concept: Requirements engineering, use cases, UX/UI concept
    • Leading of small teams of programmers

Research Associate at Technical University Berlin
Berlin, Germany
09/2010 - 04/2011

Research Associate and Lecturer at Research Group COLLIDE, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany
02/2008 - 04/2010
Student Assistant at Research Group COLLIDE, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany
11/2003 - 09/2007

Academic Education

Doctorate in Technical Sciences (Computer Science) (with outstanding success) at University of Vienna, Austria
09/2014 - 09/2019

  • Research focus: Mobile user experience (UX) and usability tests in the field, data science with R, security
  • Guest researcher at T-Labs (Technical University Berlin, Germany)

Bachelor / Master of Science in Applied Communication and Media Science at University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany
09/2002 - 01/2008

  • Interdisciplinary course of studies (computer science, psychology, communication and media sciences)


  • IREB Professional Requirements Engineer Foundation Level
  • Professional Scrum Master Level I (
  • Certified Scrum Product Owner Level I (Scrum Alliance)

Awards and Honors

  • 2020: Expert of the month June by the FEMtech initiative (Women in Research and Technology), BMK
  • 2018: Doctoral grant by netidee, IPA
  • 2016: UNIVIE Teaching Award for outstanding teaching activities (lecture „Human-Computer Interaction and Psychology“), University of Vienna

Programming Skills

  • Java (3+ years)
  • R Statistics Framework (3+ years)
  • Python (2+ years)
  • HTML/CSS (15+ Years)


  • Azure DevOps
  • Atlassian Confluence
  • Adobe XD
  • Balsamiq
  • Enterprise Architect
  • Microsoft Office Suite


German - Mother tongue
English - Full professional proficiency
French - Elementary proficiency

Vienna, May 19th 2021