Benedikt Köppel

Personal Details

  • CTO and Founder of Locatee AG
  • MSc Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, ETH Zurich
  • Tramstrasse 32, 8050 Zürich, Switzerland
  • Contact me

Work Experience

  • April 2015 - now: Founder and CTO of Locatee AG
  • September 2014 – March 2015: Product Owner and Head of Consumer Apps at Dacuda AG
  • February 2011 – January 2013: IT Analyst at UBS AG
  • November 2007 – January 2011: IT System Engineer at ETH Zurich
  • April 2007 – August 2007: IT System Engineer at EMS Chemie (Internship)
  • July 2006 – December 2006: Military service, Swiss Army Band

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Education

  • September 2010 – February 2011, and February – August 2013: MSc Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, ETH Zurich
  • September 2007 – August 2010: BSc Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, ETH Zurich
  • Januar 2007 – March 2007: Language school in Auckland, NZ
  • until June 2006: Gymnasium Chur

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Publications and Articles

Skills

Technical Skills

  • Linux (Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Debian, Ubuntu)
  • VMware
  • Windows

  • Java
  • Perl
  • Bash
  • SQL
  • Python
  • Ruby
  • Assembler (RISC, Blackfin)

  • IP, IPv6, TCP, UDP, Routing
  • Embedded systems, Scheduling

  • Change management
  • Business Continuity Planning
  • Monitoring (HP OpenView, Icinga)
  • Ticketing Systems (OTRS, BMC Remedy, ServiceNow)

Soft Skills

  • Project management
  • Communicating at the right level, bridging IT and business terminologies
  • Technical writing and software documentation
  • Providing technical trainings
  • Fast learner

Languages

  • German (Mother tongue)
  • English (Fluent in speaking and writing)