Hi, my name is Janik von Rotz. I’m a system engineer and software developer from Switzerland and have got a BSc in Business and Information Technology.

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Born on July 12, 1991 in Lucerne; apprenticeship Computer Specialist EFZ System Engineering accompanied with a technical Vocational Engineering School Diploma; full-time bachelor’s degree in Business and Information Technology at Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts; exchange semester at Berlin University of Business Administration and Engineering; international campus experience, Santa Clara University, USA.

After completing his apprenticeship, Janik worked as a SharePoint Administrator and System Engineer with focus on system automation at Public Transportation Luzern AG (VBL). During his studies he focused on requirements engineering, software development and business process management. In the last semester he supported Apoveda GmbH with the implementation of their online presence. Prior to joining AdNovum, Janik designed and implemented a Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager solution for the cantonal hospital in Obwalden.

Currently he is employed by AdNovum as an Associate IAM Engineer. In this position, he designs and implements Identity and Access Management solutions for AdNovum customers.

Work Experience

01|2018 – today
Associate IAM Engineer (full-time)
AdNovum Informatik AG

  • Design, conception and realisation of identity and access management solutions.

08|2017 – 12|2017
System Engineer (full-time civil service)
Kantonsspital Obwalden

  • Conceptualized and configured a Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager solution.
  • Helped migrating data from the obsolete software deployment and client management system.
  • Implemented an internal and external public key infrastructure.
  • Automated business critical tasks with PowerShell.

03|2017 – 07|2017
Web Developer (part-time)
Apoveda GmbH

  • Developed requested website features.
  • Improved the web development stack and workflow.
  • Implemented websites from Sketch designs.

12|2012 – 06|2014
Computer Scientist (full-time)
Verkehrsbetriebe Luzern AG

  • Worked as a System Administrator with Microsoft SharePoint, Exchange, SQL Server and Active Directory.
  • Developed system automation solutions with PowerShell.
  • Advised departments on SharePoint workflow integrations.
  • Built and maintained single sign-on services.
  • Contributed to an Office 365 project: Informationsdrehscheibe aus der Cloud.

08|2008 – 06|2012
Apprenticeship Computer Specialist EFZ System Engineering (full-time)
InformatikLeistungsZentrum Obwalden / Nidwalden

  • Developed and deployed websites and solutions with the Typo3 CMS.
  • Provided second level support for customers.
  • Helped maintaining the company’s IT infrastructure and services.


09|2014 – 07|2017
Bachelor of Science in Business and Information Technology
Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts
03|2016 – 08|2016, Exchange semester in Berlin, Berlin University of Business Administration and Engineering
09|2016 – 10|2016, International campus experience, Santa Clara University

  • Focused on requirements engineering, software development and business process management
  • For my bachelor’s project, I have implemented a Meteor app to manage configurations of bus fleet communication systems and enhance user collaboration for a public transport company.
  • Open source projects:

08|2008 – 06|2012
Vocational Engineering School Diploma
Vocational Training Centre for Business, Information Technology and Engineering in Sursee

08|2008 – 06|2012
Computer Specialist EFZ System Engineering
Vocational Training Centre for Business, Information Technology and Engineering in Sursee

Information Technology skills

  • Requirements engineering – Analyze and process customers’ requirements.
  • Project management – Agile and classic.
  • Programming languages – JavaScript and Java.
  • System administration – Able to manage common Microsoft and Linux systems.
  • Team collaboration – Introduce or enhance team collaboration with a variety of tools.
  • System automation – Automate processes and orchestrate server farms with PowerShell.
  • Network infrastructure – Build, monitor and maintain a network infrastructure.

Soft skills

  • Teamwork – Efficient collaboration and communication within a team is very important to me.
  • Mentoring – Teaching skills to employers, employees, co-workers and customers.
  • Flexibility – Come up with creative solutions when facing setbacks or unexpected changes.
  • Presentation – Articulate and visualize ideas clearly in front of a group or meeting.
  • Determination – Stay focused and work towards a goal while keeping time and budget in mind.
  • Motivation – Encourage co-workers and myself to accomplish great challenges.
  • Identification – Highly identify myself with my work, the company and its image.

Language skills

German (mother tongue)
English (fluently reading, writing and speaking) – First Certificate in English (FCE)
French (mainly reading, hardly writing and speaking) – Diplome d'etudes en langue francaise DELF B1

Skills by keywords

Active Directory, Agile Project Management, Apollo, BPMN, Business Process Management, Chatbot, Database Management, Directory Services, Git, GraphQL, Human Computer Interaction, Java, JavaScript, Kanban, Knowledge Management, Meteor, MongoDB, MySQL, Network Administration, Nginx, Node.js, NoSQL, Open Source Software, Powershell, Project Management, React.js, Redux, Relational Databases, Requirements Engineering, REST, Scrum, SharePoint, System Automation, System Administration, System Center Configuration Manager, Web Development

Non-profit work

  • Active member of the sports club STV Kerns.
  • Support other clubs hosting their websites and social media.
  • Helped planning and realize private and public sports club events.


References available upon request.

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