Hello 👋

I'm Alejandro

A Web Engineer from Málaga, Spain based in London, UK

CV

Experience

Live Nation Entertainment

Frontend Engineering Manager

Sept. 2017 - PresentLondon, United Kingdom

Responsible for a team of engineers, guiding their professional careers and mentoring them.

Responsible for hiring frontend talents and on board them into the team.

Responsible of a public facing international platform on +30 countries/languages all over the world.

Responsible of the tech (new and legacy) of the platform, leading changes and making architectural decisions that affect drastically performance, maintainability and reusability of the projects within the team.

Leading a website redesign that will re-architecture the platform in a way that is more flexible to changes and allow the company to grow and open other businesses.

Creating a Pattern Library of reusable/themeable components that will ensure the feasibility of new projects, allowing the development team to reuse components and iterate faster.

Contributing to the International Tech company wide (Live Nation/Ticketmaster) frontend meetings.

Using:

  • Typescript, React (w/ hooks), Styled Components to build websites.
  • Webpack to bundle assets.
  • Jest, React Testing Library and Cypress to test.
  • Docker, GitLab CI, Terraform and AWS to deploy.
Live Nation Entertainment

Senior Frontend Engineer

Jan. 2017 - Sep. 2017London, United Kingdom

Working on a public facing international platform on +30 countries/languages all over the world.

As Tech Lead I'm responsible of the tech (new and legacy) of the platform, leading changes and making architectural decisions that affect drastically performance, maintainability and reusability of the projects within the team.

Contributing to the International Tech company wide (Live Nation/Ticketmaster) frontend meetings, aligning and coaching people to make good architectural choices.

Using:

  • ES6, React (w/ redux), Styled Components, CSS Modules to build websites.
  • Webpack to bundle assets.
  • Jest and Enzime to test.
  • GitLab CI, Octopus, Terraform and AWS to deploy.
trivago

Frontend Developer

Sep. 2013 - Dec. 2013Palma de Mallorca, Spain

FE Lead within different projects (trivago Community / trivago Affiliate / trivago Invoice) taking care of quality, maintainability and scalability of the product.

Advisor of trivago Frontend engineer guild.

Mentor for new members in the team.

Built from scratch the FE of internal/public face applications using different shapes of frameworks that consumes several REST APIs and made it responsive, flexible to extend and modify.

Involve in product specification and clarification within cross department teams.

Make use of agile methodologies that help teams in day to day development.

Developing wide complex, scalable and maintainable interfaces, using variety of frameworks like BackboneJS and AngularJS and libraries like jQuery, underscore, momentjs, lodash and many more.

I have got experience with development tooling, which help us in the development process, such as webpack, package.json scripts and gulp, npm/bower packages and the ability to think in components/modules, which is very important at the time of scaling an interface (AtomicDesign, PatternLab, ITCSS, BEM...etc.).

Doing TDD in every piece of code I write (Jasmine, PhantomJS, Karma...etc.).

trivago

Freelancer Software Developer

Apr. 2013 - Sep. 2013Palma de Mallorca, Spain

trivago Special Projects

trivagojobs.es - Website that helped trivago Palma Software engineering team to gather new resources / team members with a new way for appliances to apply for their new dream job position. We also launched a TV campaign in Spain.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NyC5wrE4PyM

Global Human Capital Group

Frontend Developer and Graphic designer

Jan. 2013 - Mar. 2013Madrid, Spain

Development and maintenance of the company's corporate website (Joomla).

Development and maintenance of the campus e-Learning Moodle and job portal.

Database Management, CRM customer development.

Design / management newsletters.

Managing the social media presence of the company and related tasks online marketing and 2.0.

Grupo Coremsa

Frontend Developer

Oct. 2010 - May. 2011Malaga, Spain

Development and maintenance of e-Learning platform Moodle.

Specific development of new modules of the platform.

Layout of courses online (HTML, CSS and JavaScript).

www.coremsaonlineformacion.com

Cesur Formación

Frontend Developer

Jun. 2010 - Sep. 2010Málaga, Spain

Development and maintenance of e-Learning platform Moodle.

Specific development of new modules of the platform.

Layout of courses online (HTML, CSS and JavaScript).

www.cesurformaciononline.com

Data Control

Frontend / Backend Developer

Mar. 2010 - May. 2010Málaga, Spain

Maintenance of Joomla websites

Plugin Development Joomla native to the platform.

Infrastructure and network topology to Microsoft Visio.

Topology and server documentation.

Creation and maintenance of Intranet using Microsoft SharePoint.

Education

The Open University

Bachelor's Degree, Computer Software Egineering

2015 - 2019Online

BSc (Honours) Computing and IT

edX - HarvardX

CS50, Computer Science

2019 - 2019Online

To see the certificate click here.

Universidad San Pablo-CEU

Software development degree, Software and Media Applications

2011 - 2013Madrid, Spain

Databases architecture, building it verifying integrity logical design, consistency, safety and accessibility of data.

Programming web and mobile applications in different languages (PHP, Java and Android mainly)

Computer Systems

Data Access (XML, CSV...etc)

Developing interfaces

Business and Entrepreneurship

Technical English

Programming services and processes

Business management systems