Juan Pablo Genovese

Lead Backend Engineer & Cloud Solutions Architect / DevOps Advocate

  • Website
  • http://jpgenovese.com
  • Region
  • Europe
Professional Skills Summary

Cloud Architecture: Cloud Foundry, Multi Datacenter, AWS, OpenStack, IaaS, PaaS, High Performance, High Availability, Virtualization, Containers, Docker

DevOps: Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery, Linux, Virtualization, Consul, Jenkins, Git, GitHub, GitLab / GitLab CI, Concourse CI

Software Development: Golang, Ruby, Java, Bash

Work Experience

2022-08-01 to Present

Architect / Lead Go Backend Developer at Bottlepay

Team Lead of a 4 people team, tasked with the design, creation, maintainance of core and payment provider services, from infrastructure requirements to software architecture. Build reliable, resilient and high performant services. Ensure security and UK/EU compliance on the treatment of data. Ensure that running services are properly secured, monitored and risks have been mitigated.

2020-05-01 to 2022-07-30

Architect / Lead Go Backend Developer, SRE Lead at Form3

Design, create, build and maintain core services, from infrastructure requirements to software architecture. Identify and fix weak points in DevSecOps processes, tools and practices. Build reliable, resilient and high speed microservices. Perform as Advisor in Decision Boards and liaise with Product Owners and C-level executives to understand the business needs and desing solutions according to those needs. Ensure security and UK/EU compliance on the treatment of data. Ensure that running services are properly secured, monitored and risks have been mitigated.

2020-03-01 to 2020-04-30

Senior Solutions Architect / DevOps Advocate at Everis

Liaise with clients and business representatives to understand the needs of business. Liaise with other professionals to design solution architecture for businesses and clients. Ensure compliance to solution architectural design in the implementation of projects. Provide architectural guidance to the project team. Render consulting and technical support services on project implementation to the project team. Explain technical issues and IT solution strategies to stakeholders and other IT professionals. Keep accurate record of materials used, expected deliverables, and milestones achieved. Ensure that solution milestones are accomplished at the right time. Guide the activities of the solution architecture unit to ensure timely completion of projects. Ensure that solution architecture (software and programs) designed are in sync with business needs and hardware. Review the proposal of vendors and suppliers to ensure that quality inputs are delivered at the least possible cost. Monitor the activities and coach programmers or developers on IT solution projects. Identify and mitigate existing business risk or risks associated with solution architecture. Create an inspiring team environment with an open communication culture. Set clear team goals. Delegate tasks and set deadlines. Oversee day-to-day operation. Monitor team performance and report on metrics. Motivate team members. Discover training needs and provide coaching. Listen to team members’ feedback and resolve any issues or conflicts. Recognize high performance and reward accomplishments. Encourage creativity and risk-taking. Suggest and organize team building activities

2019-09-01 to 2020-02-028

Chief Cloud Solutions Architect / DevOps Advocate at Hitachi Vantara

Partner with the sales team to design solutions for customers, drive Multi Cloud adoption and revenue. Educate customers of all sizes on the value proposition of Multi Cloud Solutions. Establish credibility and build deep relationships with senior technical individuals within customers to enable them to be cloud advocates. Participate in deep architectural discussions to build confidence and ensure customer success when building new and migrating existing applications, software and services on a Multi Cloud environment. Conduct deep-dive “hands-on” education/training sessions to transfer knowledge to customers considering or already using Cloud. Capture and share best-practice knowledge amongst the different Cloud communities. Author or contribute to Multi Cloudcustomer-facing publications. Present sessions at different Cloud industry conferences. Technical liaison between customers, service engineering and support teams. Help to build, drive and augment the EMEA Solution Architect's Team. Support HR in recrutiment sessions. Participate in interviews with candidates for various technical positions. Define the strategy on Cloud Solutions for the engagement of the different Partners, both upstream and downstream. Participate in Community Outreach programs. Have a strong presence in different summits, conferences and shows in the industry, delivering talks and engaging potential and actual customers.

2017-11-01 to 2019-08-30

Cloud & Hybrid Technologist, Lead Technical Consultant at Fujitsu Global

I'm responsible for successfully on-boarding and guiding both new and existing customer through their transition and digital journey, including proof of concepts, technical demonstrations of solutions and contributions to the ongoing innovation of the Cloud/Hybrid/DevOps portfolio in general. I deliver technical cloud and hybrid demonstrations, provide 1-2-1 technical guidance to new customers on their chosen solutions, ensure customers are aware of Fujitsu's wider Digital Transformation Services and Products offerings, provide support to Fujitsu's EMEIA Hybrid IT Team and contribute to the creation and execution of Learning And Development material.

2012-11-01 to 2017-11-01

Cloud Architect & Engineer / DevOps at Altoros

Engage multidisciplinary projects that applies an agile process to system architecture, software development, testing and deployment. Automate tasks required to maintain a secure and up to date operational environment, eventually supporting the engineering team with hands-on coding. Design, implement and test architectural blueprints to support a solid but flexible infrastructure to ensure the best possible outcome in every situation. Develop, improve, maintain, and document infrastructure management systems working with other teams to build, test and roll out systems. Help with deployment and testing infrastructure, supporting the implementation of Continuous Integration, help refine the development processes while interacting constantly with Software Engineers and Stakeholders. Train end users, Stakeholders and software developers in the different aspects of the best practices and tools used to achieve the level of confidence necessary to have a fully automated software deployment platform.

2011-02-01 to 2012-09-30

Project & Technical Leader - SysAdmin - Scrum Master - Architect at Aligned Global

Define, implement and keep track of the different layers, technologies and components for the Buyjacker application. Develop the project's website and backend administrative interface, the data ETL processes and batch processing, design and development of the backend's REST API. Development of the single sign on and authorization services. Administration, securization and tuning of several applications and physical servers hosted in RackSpace. Definition, administration and follow up of tasks for a 5 person team, while reporting to the stakeholders. Atlassian Jira/Confluence/Bamboo administration.

2010-11-01 to 2012-12-31

CTO/Partner at Binlogic

Responsible for applying the best techniques, technologies and knowledge in the Enterprise Integration field and MySQL administration / tuning / enhancing. Developed custom applications for the company's customers, as well for internal use.

2010-11-01 to 2012-01-31

Solutions, software and systems architect at Galbop

Build solutions to integrate different types of software, from legacy software to web applications. Architect services for internal and external consuming. Support and advisory on different areas (technical, human, management). Team coaching and training.

2007-10-01 to 2010-10-31

Project Leader / SOA Architect at Folder IT

Design, develop and deliver high performance web applications for several customers in various industries around the world. Project Leader for teams of several sizes (from 2 to 15 resources). Enabled SOA Integration @ Orange Dominicana using Oracle SOA Suite 11g. SOA Architecture design and re engineering. Legacy software integration. Assign and track tasks for each member of the team to ensure maximum productivity and ROI. Generate leads and business oportunities in the US/UK area. Keep track of the leads and adquire projects for the company. Quality Assurance Manager specialized in ISO 9001:2008 guidelines and CMMI Level 3 recommendations. Manage company IT assets, improve Internet connection speeds and effectively failproof servers and workstations against several risks and threats.

2002-05-01 to 2007-09-30

Analyst, programmer - Project Leader at Banco Patagonia

Analysis and development for eChannels area, developing the CRM software for the company until November 2006. Then I started to PM the eChannels CRM project along with SOA integration of legacy systems.

2000-02-01 to 2002-04-30

Software Engineer at Team Quality

Analisys, development and maintenance of the company's products.

1998-11-01 to 2000-01-31

Software Developer at Republic National Bank Of New York

Programming solutions for the compay in Visual Basic 5.0, Oracle PL/SQL and RPG for AS/400. Oracle 7.3 database administration.

1998-06-01 to 1998-10-30

Software Developer at Bilenio SH

Visual Basic programmer, developing a front-end app for HR administration. Network installation anda database administration.


1999-03-01 to 2004-11-30

Centro de Altos Estudios en Ciencias Economicas

Engineering: Information Technology ()


2014-02-15 to 2014-02-15

LA Women's Ruby On Rails Group

I have helped this wonderful organization to train and provide a set of tools and knowledge to women that want to start working in the Software Development industry.

  • English
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  • Spanish
  • Native speaker

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