jakub holý

building the right thing, building it right, fast

My Competency Matrix

TBD

  • Software engineering (O(n), algorithms etc.)
  • Technology

    • DB
    • JVM

      • Java EE
      • Clojure
    • Web

      • REST
    • Data & BI
  • Methodology and practices

    • DevOps
    • Lean
    • XP

      • Testing / TDD
      • pair-programming
      • retrospectives
    • Lean startup & MVP
    • Performance (testing etc.)
  • Communication and human relationships
  • Get things done

    • focus - learning
    • prioritizing - learning

Specialities

  • Fond of learning, trying new stuff, finding solutions => broad skill set
  • Documentation - especially making code understandable and navigable
  • Full stack - incl. DevOps, tools setup, …
  • Skepticism regarding value of a product (a.k.a. “show me the money”)
  • Kaizen - constantly questioning processes, practices, products, requirements, …
  • Believes in people, communication, agility (small, iterative, feedback-driven steps)
  • Fond of sharing, writing and teaching (f.ex. Puppet, Clojure)

Hall of fame

  • Introduction of Ansible and thus partial automation of staging and production env setup and deployment
  • Continuous deployment with per-user, user-driven roll back for a customer support app [ref]