About me

I am a backend engineer and architect specialising in high performance architectures for social gaming, e-commerce, fintech, mobile apps and web apps. I have broad devops experience using Amazon Web Services and other cloud computing providers, automation with Ansible, the Hashicorp toolset and wide hands-on experience at massive scale setups

I am interested in Head of Engineering and hands-on CTO positions. This can be both at start-ups and big companies, where I can help with my wide experience in software development, architecture and scaling

I try to contribute to open-source as you can see in my Github profile and I am also an occasional speaker at tech events like PHPUK, SymfonyCon, SunshinePHP and local London meetups

I am also an active open-source contributor and occasional speaker at tech events

Some keywords that make me happy: Play Framework, GoLang, Terraform, Packer, Consul, Symfony2, Redis, MySQL, Cassandra, RabbitMQ, NoSQL, Queue Systems, Solr, ElasticSearch, Ansible, Git, Automation, Scalability

If you think I can help you in your project you can contact me at ricard.clau@gmail.com

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