Digital Innovation Partners

Shaping the digital future of ZEISS

Welcome to Digital Innovation Partners

A newly formed unit within the ZEISS Group

We have a clear goal: Enabling and accelerating the digital transformation of ZEISS @speed and @scale.
We are developing digital solutions jointly with the ZEISS business groups and we are accelerating innovation that delivers a future value for our customers and our company. We will do this by building on our incredible 170 year heritage of successful innovations.

Meet the Team

Matthias Gohl
Head of Digital Innovation Partners

News

ZEISS Stories

Focus Topics

New solutions that change the world

Globalization and digitalization are changing customer requirements and markets rapidly. It is now more important than ever to understand and implement innovations that customers need and expect in the future. ZEISS will offer its customers increasingly an integrated solution portfolio – consisting of hardware, software and services.

Our challenges are in various fields:
Internet of Things/ Industrie 4.0
Internet of Things/ Industrie 4.0
Customer Interaction Portal
Customer Interaction Portal
Augmented Reality/ Virtual Reality
Augmented Reality/ Virtual Reality
Smart Connected Products
Smart Connected Products
Way of working

Our approach at Digital Innovation Partners

Digital Innovation Partners - Way of working
Digital Innovation Partners - Way of working
Digital Innovation Partners - Way of working
Digital Innovation Partners - Way of working
Digital Innovation Partners - Way of working
Digital Innovation Partners - Way of working
Digital Innovation Partners - Way of working
Digital Innovation Partners - Way of working
Digital Innovation Partners - Way of working
Digital Innovation Partners - Way of working
Digital Innovation Partners - Way of working
Digital Innovation Partners - Way of working

Career

ZEISS Careers Blog

DIP Interviews

with team members

Digital Innovation Partners | Christian | Project Leader

Christian | Project Leader

Digital Innovation Partners | Devran | Senior Product Engineer

Devran "Cosmo" | Senior Product Engineer

Digital Innovation Partners | Isabella | Senior User Experience Designer

Isabella | Senior User Experience Designer

Digital Innovation Partners | Niels | Director of Design & Insights

Niels | Director of Design & Insights

Meet the team

Your colleagues to shape ZEISS' digital future

Matthias Gohl - Digital Innovation Partners

We accelerate the digital transformation of ZEISS by supporting the business groups to develop cool digital products and services @speed and @scale. We also aim to develop new business models jointly with our business groups.

Matthias | Head of Digital Innovation Partners
Alejandra | Agile Coach

I love to develop a workplace culture where my colleagues find the space to fully grow their talents. If we are to benefit our costumers, we understand that self-efficacy & great teamwork do contribute to creating first-class products.

Alejandra | Agile Coach
Andre Martin | Digital Innovation Partners

I’m focused on solutions more than problems – sometimes all it takes is some change on how you see the world.

André | Software Engineer
Andre Martin | Digital Innovation Partners

I like to learn a little bit about everything and use this knowledge to help people from all areas work together.

André | Senior Software Developer
Askar | Frontend Developer

I believe understanding problems users are facing and looking at the system from their perspective is crucial in creating successful products.

Askar | Frontend Developer
Benjamin | Director Digital Business & Ecosystems

I am passionate about adding the digital capabilities required for the future on top of our great optical and engineering competencies.

Benjamin | Director Digital Business & Ecosystems
Bernhard | Business Analyst

My passion lies in new and innovative projects, where I can contribute many ideas and shape them by critically discussing them with my colleagues.

Bernhard | Business Analyst
Boris | Frontend Developer Customer Interaction

I’m not afraid of new challenges, I embrace them, and try to do right things in a right way.

Boris | Frontend Developer Customer Interaction
Carina | User Interface Designer

A good User Interface is never final. It is all about continuous improvement.

Carina | User Interface Designer
Christian | Senior Experience Designer

I’m always keen to break down complex things to make them understandable for our customers.

Christian | Senior Experience Designer
Christian | Project Leader

I am a Geographer with a passion for innovative digital solutions - always trying to create the best product for our customers’ needs.

Christian | Project Leader
Clara | Junior User Experience Designer

I love to work on challenges by diving into our user’s needs, co-creating and testing designs.

Clara | Junior User Experience Designer
Daryl | Senior DevOps Specialist

I build processes and tools to help the team focus on their work and to make sure our projects scale to customers' needs.

Daryl | Senior DevOps Specialist
Daryl | Senior DevOps Specialist

I am always and everywhere connected, impatient, a master of procrastination, hybrid traits of a geek and a nerd.

Devran "Cosmo" | Senior Product Engineer
Ellena | Business Developer

With an excellent team and laser focus, we will bring digital solutions to live.

Ellena | Business Developer
Emanuel | Visual Interaction Designer

I am fascinated about exploring the collisions between science, art, nature and technology by design.

Emanuel | Visual Interaction Designer
Florian | Solution Architect

I love contributing to find the most elegant, scalable, and extensible solution that can be developed at speed.

Florian | Solution Architect
Guilherme | Software Engineer

Science and Technology fascinates me, and I love being part of bringing it forward by developing high-quality software just like ZEISS lenses.

Guilherme | Software Engineer
Igor | Senior Software Engineer

I am passionate about building useful products with a delightful experience and learn new things on the way.

Igor | Senior Software Engineer
Isabella | Senior User Experience Designer

We operate within project, business, technology and design goals. I’m glad to help connect the dots with a rationale from user experience point of view to make our digital projects fly.

Isabella | Senior User Experience Designer
Jan-Philipp | Data Scientist

I am using functional programming, deep learning and meta-optimization to build an AI that rules the world - in a good way.

Jan-Philipp | Data Scientist
Janet |Senior Office Coordinator

I love working with people from all over the world, because diversity keeps us thinking, discussing and finally finding new innovative and amazing solutions.

Janet | Senior Office Coordinator
Jesús | Senior Product Engineer

I am a creative geek and proactive software developer. But, and this is a big one, I also enjoy designing eye candy user interfaces.

Jesús | Senior Product Engineer
Johannes | Digital Business & Ecosystems Developer

With a passion for innovative business models and information technology, I help connecting the dots and building the digital products of tomorrow.

Johannes | Digital Business & Ecosystems Developer
Kay | Director Architecture & Engineering

The Impact of IoT is able to transform established High-Tech Industries to established High-Tech Service Industries. I’m really eager to do my part for that transformation at ZEISS.

Kay | Director Architecture & Engineering
Kaveh | Data Scientist

I appreciate working in diverse teams while constantly keeping the mastering of my own topics and the exchange with my peers in mind.

Kaveh | Data Scientist
Kristof | Software Engineer

I am passionate about understanding the underlying concepts and creating stuff in this fast-paced, highly creative medium, called the internet.

Kristof | Software Engineer
Laszlo | Senior Product Engineer

I enjoy complex scenarios where you need to pay attention to small details you would not normally think of.

Laszlo | Senior Product Engineer
Liam| Agile Coach

I am passionate about creating environments that support organisational agility and responsiveness focused on continuous improvement and flow of incremental value delivery to our customers and colleagues.

Liam | Agile Coach
Maksym | Senior Frontend Engineer

I am passionate about improving our effectiveness by delivering high-leverage solutions to customers.

Maksym | Senior Frontend Engineer
Manuel | User Experience Designer

I love to create and design intuitive experience design concepts and tools that are simple to use.

Manuel | User Experience Designer
Manuel | Senior Software Engineer

Automate Everything!

Manuel | Senior Software Engineer
Marc | Software Architect

I create software prototypes and adapt agile development methods to bring innovative digital systems to life.

Marc | Software Architect
Marc | Data Scientist

My passion is to use predictive models and big data tools for creating smart applications and business insights.

Marc | Data Scientist
Marco | Business Analyst

I am an entrepreneurial thinker with a knack for numbers and operations – always approaching a project from the prospective of strategy, delegation and optimization.

Marco | Business Analyst
Michael | Senior Product Engineer

I am a creative and passionate code monkey, always on the hunt for new and unconventional solutions with focus on the best possible user experience.

Michael | Senior Product Engineer
Muller | Senior Product Engineer

As a former biophysicist and a user of ZEISS products, I am passionate about transforming the digital spectrum of the ZEISS portfolio and bringing the best digital experience back to my former peers.

Muller | Senior Product Engineer
Niels | Director of Design & Insights

My passion is to create and design intuitive and innovative interfaces and translate customer insights into opportunities for new products and services.

Niels | Director of Design & Insights
Norbert | Project Leader

For me, strong focus and passion for creative solutions will drive our success.

Norbert | Project Leader
Norbert | Service & User Experience Designer

My passion is to improve the user experience of our products and software to ensure they fit our customers‘ needs.

Norbert | Service & User Experience Designer
Rade | Scrum Master

WE CAN and WE WILL!

Rade | Scrum Master
Raluca | Scrum Master

What I like most about my job is that I can be extremely creative and that I work with people so smart that have the power to change the world in just one sprint.

Raluca | Scrum Master
Roman | Senior Software Engineer

I love building systems which can be used by millions and maintained by few.

Roman | Senior Software Engineer
Sami | Senior Software Engineer

I love building digital products that significantly improve our users' lives.

Sami | Senior Software Engineer
Shital | Digital Business and Ecosystems Developer

Conceptualizing and realizing life-improving, game-changing digital solutions, with a talented and open-minded team, is my passion.

Shital | Digital Business and Ecosystems Developer
Simon | Chief Digital Product Owner

For me, team spirit and capabilities, end-to-end responsibilities and clear focus are the most crucial elements for our long-term success.

Simon | Chief Digital Product Owner
Swetlana | Senior Project Coordinator

I am passionate about people development and always open minded for new input and ideas.

Swetlana | Senior Project Coordinator
Swetlana | Senior Project Coordinator

You at ZEISS. Innovative products can only be developed and produced with highly qualified and motivated staff. We are looking for you!

Location and Contact

Carl Zeiss AG
Kistlerhofstrasse 70
81379 Munich
Germany

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Matthias Gohl

Matthias Gohl
Head of Digital Innovation Partners