HPI alumni report from their jobs

Many students and prospective students are not aware of the wide range of career opportunities after completing their studies at HPI. To provide orientation, we present some HPI alumni and their experiences on this page. They give insights into their current jobs, report on their tasks, requirements for applicants - and of course what they like about their profession.


The examples offer insight into possible careers after an ITSE degree - whether in a large corporation or small start-up, in the role of developer, manager, or consultant... the demand for talent in the IT industry is essential and growing. With almost limitless opportunities in the job market, everyone can find the right fit for them.

For more interviews, see the German version of the website.

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Stephan Kluth
(Foto: Privat)

Professor für Wirtschaftsinformatik, Lehre im Bereich Software Engineering, FOM Hochschule für Ökonomie & Management

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Stephan Kluth

HPI-Abschluss: Promotion 2011

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Stephan Kluth absolvierte sein Bachelor- sowie Masterstudium am Hasso-Plattner-Institut und promovierte anschließend 2011 in dem Fachgebiet Kommunikationssysteme. Seine Dissertation mit dem Titel „Quantitative Modeling and Analysis with FMC-QE“ betreute Prof. Werner Zorn, HPI-Professor und Internet-Pionier. Seit Dezember 2020 ist er an der FOM Hochschule für Ökonomie & Management Professor für Wirtschaftsinformatik und in der Lehre für die Themenfelder Software Engineering, Modellierung, Konzepte der Programmierung und IT-Projektmanagement verantwortlich.

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Assistant Professor, Head of the Human Computer Integration Lab, University of Chicago

Assistant Professor, Head of the Big Data Management Group, TU Berlin

Assistant Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

PhD Student, Institute for English and American Studies, University of Osnabrück

Projektleiter im EDEKA im Innovations- & Prototyping Team, Hamburg

Development Manager for Chairman Projects, SAP Innovation Center Potsdam

Software-Ingenieurin, iteratec GmbH

Frontend-Engineer, Facebook, USA

CTO, Apaxo GmbH

Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter (PostDoc), Hasso-Plattner-Institut

Development Manager, CollabNet GmbH

Berater im Bereich IT Strategy, Accenture GmbH

IT Product Manager, Zalando GmbH

Senior Managing Consultant, Capgemini

Leitender Entwickler, Cloud OS Infrastructure Team, Microsoft, USA

Software Engineer für Information Security Engineering, Google, USA