Jakob Korherr

Jakob Korherr, MSc

Senior Staff Software Engineer at Google.

Zürich, Switzerland.

Previously: New York City, USA and Vienna, Austria.



professional organizations

publications and talks

  • 2015: master thesis – RESTful web applications with reactive, partial server-side processing in Java EE
  • 2014: bachelor thesis – Evaluation of State-of-the-Art resource handling in JavaServer Faces based web applications and development of an enhanced resource handler for JSF 2.
  • 2011-2013: Three lectures about JavaServer Faces 2 at Vienna University of Technology (guest speaker)
  • 2012: CDI für Rich Clients: Article in the print version of Eclipse Magazine (issue 4.12,
    pages 90-97, in German).
  • 2012: Introduction to web security talk at CONFESS.
  • 2008: diploma thesis – SASIII: Development of a Java/JSF application.


  • Sun Certified Java Programmer (Java 1.5)
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
  • CompTIA Security+ Certified Professional
  • Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
  • Cambridge Business English Certificate


non-profit organizations


  • software development
  • IT security
  • large scale distributed systems
  • computer languages and abstract machines
  • indie music – arctic monkeys, kasabian, the kooks, bloc party, muse and many more
  • TV series – how I met your mother, the simpsons, chuck, the big bang theory,…
  • playing the guitar
  • snowboarding, skiing
  • cycling, squash, slackline, basketball, soccer,…

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