Your Name

HI THERE I’m Huthaifa
Senior Big Data Architect based in Berlin, Germany.

  • 10+ Years of Experience
  • 15 Successful Projects
  • Certified Microsoft Azure Solutions Architect Expert

About Me

With a rich 10-year background in Software Development and Big Data Architecture, I'm not only passionate about creating scalable data solutions but also about fostering strong connections with our customers. I excel in the art of translating complex technical jargon into clear, understandable terms, bridging the gap between tech and business. My deep understanding of the Hadoop ecosystem has been pivotal in delivering projects that our customers love. I take pride in my expertise in Cloudera administration and Big Data Engineering, as it enables me to work seamlessly with teams and customers, ensuring that we're always on the same page. Staying ahead of technology trends is my commitment, and I'm eager to collaborate with you to solve problems and drive success.

Areas of Specialization

Cloud Solutions Specialist

Wide range of expertise deploying, maintaining, and automating cloud solutions such as Microsoft Azure, AWS, Kubernetes, and Docker, using modern tools like Puppet and Ansible.

  • Proficient in designing and implementing solutions on Microsoft Azure and AWS cloud platforms.
  • Experience in container orchestration using Kubernetes for scalable and reliable applications.
  • Skilled in containerization with Docker, ensuring consistency across different environments.
  • Expertise in automation tools such as Puppet and Ansible, Terraform for efficient cloud infrastructure management.
  • Deep understanding of cloud-native architectures and best practices for optimal performance.
  • Knowledgeable in implementing and optimizing solutions for cost-effectiveness on cloud platforms.

IoT/Big Data Specialist

Leveraging new and emerging practices for Enterprise Data Management utilizing Hadoop and Software-based Platforms, all while ensuring excellent practices are utilized in delivering Big Data Management and Integration Solutions.

  • Expertise in designing and implementing Enterprise Data Management solutions using Hadoop.
  • Deep knowledge of the Hadoop ecosystem, including HBase, Hive, and Spark for Big Data processing.
  • Experience in developing and deploying scalable IoT streaming applications.
  • Proficient in utilizing Kafka for building reliable and real-time data streaming pipelines.
  • Skilled in designing and implementing software-based platforms for Big Data integration.
  • Knowledgeable in ensuring best practices for data management and integration in Big Data projects.

Cross-Platform Developer

Utilizing the right tools to present high-quality solutions that fit client needs and reach a wide range of audiences on different devices.

  • Expertise in developing cross-platform applications for a seamless user experience.
  • Proficient in using modern tools such as Xamarin or React Native for cross-platform development.
  • Experience in designing and implementing responsive web applications for various devices.
  • Skilled in optimizing user interfaces for performance and compatibility across platforms.
  • Knowledgeable in choosing the right technology stack to meet client needs and ensure wide audience reach.
  • Experience with mobile app development for both iOS and Android platforms.

User Experience Specialist

With a great focus on user interaction to ensure the best quality software, improving performance, increasing exposure, and improving credibility.

  • Expertise in user-centric design principles to enhance software usability and overall user experience.
  • Proficient in conducting user research, usability testing, and gathering feedback for continuous improvement.
  • Experience in creating wireframes, prototypes, and design mockups for user interfaces.
  • Skilled in optimizing software performance to ensure a seamless and responsive user experience.
  • Knowledgeable in implementing design patterns and best practices for improving credibility and user trust.
  • Experience in collaborating with development teams to integrate user feedback and improve software design.

Work Experience

2017 - Current

Ultratendency GmbH

Territory Manager & Senior Lead Big Data Developer

Ultratendency GmbH is an international System Integrator and consultancy dedicated to Big Data, Microservices, Streaming, and Cloud Computing. As a Territory Manager, I am responsible for [insert brief description of your responsibilities]. In my role as Senior Lead Big Data Developer, I [insert details of your contributions and achievements].

  • Maintained a high level of customer satisfaction across all engaged clients.
  • Implemented multiple large migration and new data systems deployments end-to-end.
  • Deployed a new streamlined event-based near-realtime Engineering stack.
  • Delivered multiple revenue-impacting projects, addressing numerous data quality issues.
  • Designed, implemented, and deployed patent-able ML technologies into production at scale.
  • Established and maintained an engineering culture with Agile foundations.
  • Enhanced and improved database access and caching performance.
  • Achieved internal goals of restructuring matrix organization and launched operations in a new geo from scratch.
2011 - 2017

EarthLink Telecommunication

Research & Development Manager

EarthLink Telecommunications is the largest Internet Service Provider in Iraq. The company was founded in 2005 to provide communication services to home users, enterprises, and government-backed hundreds of points of presence distributed over every city and town in Iraq. As the Research & Development Manager, I was responsible for the following:

  • Extensive expertise in software development, solution design, architecture review, market analysis, risk assessment & stakeholder management, recruiting, coaching, technical leadership, reporting, documentation, and presales.
  • Improved and renovated research and development programs to meet organizational needs and capitalize on potential new products.
  • Assisted senior management and internal clients in understanding the results and implications of research and development initiatives.
  • Selected, supervised, trained, and directed the work of Research and Development staff.
  • Introduced and embraced the open-source culture by encouraging the use of open-source software and successfully migrating critical solutions to open source alternatives (OpenStack / Ceph).
  • Achieved a remarkable increase of over 150% in employee engagement within a year by providing a competitive environment.
  • Enhanced the project management process by integrating CI/CD tools to achieve efficient, well-written solutions (Rundeck, Redmine, Gitlab).
  • Renovated most of the company's VAS services, leading to a 50% increase in engagement, and led third-party solution development by advertising company products and coordinating with clients for maximum satisfaction.


Microsoft Azure Solutions Architect Expert

Date granted: Mar 2022

Technologies used: An Azure solutions architect partners with developers, administrators, and other roles responsible for implementing solutions on Azure. A candidate for this certification should have advanced experience and knowledge of IT operations, including networking, virtualization, identity, security, business continuity, disaster recovery, data platforms, and governance.

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Professional Scrum Product Owner I

Issued: No Expiry - 2021

Indicates proficiency in the Scrum framework as a Product Owner. This certification is from

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Professional Scrum Master I

Issued: No Expiry - 2021

Demonstrates competence in the role of a Scrum Master within the Scrum framework. Also from

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Zertifikat Deutsch / telc Deutsch B1

Issued: No Expiry - 2020

Certifies your proficiency in the German language at the B1 level. This is issued by telc gGmbH.

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CCA Cloudera Administrator

Date granted: January 07, 2019

Technologies used: A CCA Administrator certification has demonstrated the core systems and cluster administrator skills sought by companies and organizations deploying Cloudera in the enterprise.

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Earthlink Management Essential Program

Issued: Mar 2017 - No Expiration Date

Completed in 2017, this program, issued by BE Developing People, focuses on management essentials within Earthlink.

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