Jürgen studied Business Informatics at the Georg-August University of Göttingen and finished with a Diploma in 2007. During the studies, he conducted several internships, participated in multiple scientific university projects and spend one semester in Shanghai to improve his Chinese language skills. In April 2007, he joined the research group of Prof. Plattner. He submitted his dissertation with the title "A Real-Time In-Memory Discovery Service" in April 2012. He was Chair Representative at the Research Chair of Prof. Plattner.