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Employment History

Senior Engineering Manager @ Madrid dev hub - Klarna

August 2021

- Competence Lead for AML & CTF Screening
- Senior Engineering Manager
- Still discovering my competences. Start small and learn fast ;)

Lead Backend Architect | Mentor | Coach @ Madrid dev hub - lastminute.com

June 2019 - August 2021

- Agile Coach
- Lead Backend Architect
  - Evolutionary Architectures
  - Tech debt assesment
  - Standard and Best Practices definition
  - ADR & Design Documents
  - Cloud Readiness
- Trainer, Speaker
- Smart Working stakeholder
- Bar Raiser on hiring process

Backend Lead Engineer @ Returnly

March 2018 - June 2019

- Build a new team and office (+11 people)
- Backend Tech Lead
  - Virtual wallet payment gateway API Lead Engineer
  - Stripe & Plaid integration for customer data
  - Maintain some docker artifacts (DB, CI Builder)
  - Maintain some legacy services / batch ETLs
- Big Data / MLU Engineer
  - Onboard data scientists into the new hub (+3)
  - Maintain ETL / Pipelines to export to Datavault schemas 

CTO @ Finalbion

March 2016 - March 2018

- Build IT Department
  - New partners, tools, suites, licenses, hardware...
  - Adopt new accounting ERP (Sage X3)
  - Understand and evolve off the shelf factoring solution (Codix)
  - Build reporting tools (internally developed)
  - Grow the department (+4 internal, +3 Outsourced)
- Cloud Migration
- Technology Evangelist

Senior Project Manager @ Midas

January 2009 - March 2016

- IT Manager (6 Months)
  - Define budget, year plan & Team Goals
- Senior Product|Project Manager (EMEA)
  - ERP (Dynamics)
  - CRM (Outsourced, custom made)
  - BI (Qlikview > Cognos > Business Objects)
- IAM & SSO: 15k Identities @ 15 Countries
- EDI: 5 Group Companies @ 15 Countries
- Lead Engineer
- Datacenter manager & SRE | Ops

Architect | Coach @ Hiberus Tecnología

December 2015 - March 2016

- Build QA Department
  - CI Culture, Pipelines (jenkins)
  - Metrics (Sonarqube)
  - Hiring (interns)
- OTA Coach & Architect
  - Lead & Train junior managers
  - Define cloud ready architecture

Previous Experience

2001 - 2009

- 2005-2006 & 2008-2009: Fi2Net: Senior J2EE Engineer & J2EE Lead Engineer
- 2006-2008: Comercial Losan: IT Manager, Project Manager (CRM, SAP ERP)
- 2005-2007: Freelancer Java Architect
- 2001-2005: Java Team Leader & Architect, GIS Specialist

Education and Training

Scrum & Agile Best Practices

Ron Litchy (2018)

- Agile 101
- Scrum
- Agile Best Practices
- Scrum Alternatives

Education Masters Degree

Universidad Alfonso X (2018)

- Pedagogy
- Classroom management
- Coaching
- Psychology

Computer Science Grade

IES Santiago Hernández (2001-2003)

- Programming Languages
- Object Oriented Programming
- SQL and Relational Databases
- Frontend (HTML, Javascript, CSS)
- UML 

Business University Degree

Universidad de Zaragoza (1997-not finished)

(Not finished)
- Accounting
- Micro / Macro economics
- Math, Statistics
- Business & Civil Law

Other Training

- 2007: Oracle 10 Administration I and II
- 2007: Oracle 10 Performance Tunning
- 2005: Linux Network Administration I and II
- 2005: Linux as Web Server
- 2005: Linux integration with Windows
- 2001: Oracle 8i
- 2001: Oracle 8 Forms
- 2001: Oracle 8 Reports

Languages

Spanish

Native

English

Full professional proficiency: APTIS Cert. @ 2018

French

Full professional proficiency: Not actively used since 2017

Other info

  • Music Teacher (2008-2014)
  • Mentor at Master FPlaB (2018)
  • Speaker on several talks on high schools thanks to Fundación ExE
  • Speaker on meetups / trainings about about Time Management and Blockchain in The Venture City (Madrid, Miami) and Returnly (San Francisco)