Ivan Rodriguez

Ivan Rodriguez

Engineering Director at Scopely

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    Experienced and self-motivated Engineering Director bringing forth valuable technical experience and a passion for people management. Results oriented with a proven track record of creating and growing teams. Offering strong communication skills, and an ability to collaborate and lead as a dynamic and dedicated professional.

    About me

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    Seniority

    7 Years

    Hierarchy

    Manager of Managers

    Industry

    Consumer Electronics
    Gaming

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    Experience

    Engineering Director

    Scopely

    Mar 2017 - current

    Helped growing the Barcelona office from scratch, from 5 to ~300 people Built and grow a team to build optimization tools for games. This allowed our TOP 50 games, which have 30 million DAU, migrating from a 3rd party provider to new built-in-house tools for everything related to segmentation, ab testing, messaging. Managing 4 engineering teams with ~20 people in total, having individual contributors and managers Overseeing all technical aspects, execution, hiring and people management and growth Among others, built tools for real time segmentation, front-end framework for ease creation of new tools, messaging tools supporting millions of push notifications in seconds Tech stack: Java, AWS, GCP, Redis, Gradle, Kubernetes, Spinnaker, Jenkings, Airflow, Python, React, Redux, Typescript

    Principal Engineer - Development Manager

    King

    Oct 2013 - Mar 2017

    Combined individual contributor role with development manager one. As Development Manager, I managed up to 10 people, overseeing their performance, career growth and professional development. As software engineer I participated in a number of projects for some of the biggest games ever like Candy Crush: - Live Ops tool for Candy Crash, which allowes to target specific segments as well as sending new content to the game with an OTA update. - Push messaging tool for the CRM team, which allowes sending millions of messages in seconds - Some other projects for CRM around in-game promos, segmentation and campaign management. Special focus on highly scalable and elastic solutions that support tools serving a 150 million DAU. Tech stack: Java, Gradle, Kafka, Jenkins, on-premise infrastructure, Angular

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