Michaël Giovanni Jules

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A Gopher with 10+ years of software development experience who has fallen in love with cloud-native application development and all the exciting opportunities and challenges it brings. Fortunate through the years to have worked on several Go projects ranging from small to large, monoliths and microservices.

Experience

  • Ringier SA

    02/2021 → present
    Senior Full-Stack Developer
    • Working on the core Go microservices powering the Ringier Event Bus serving millions of events monthly across more than a dozen of companies and teams.
    • Developed an Infrastructure as Code Go microservice codenamed Atlas to fully automate provisioning of the Ringier Event Bus on AWS with automated integration testing.
      Infrastructure cost reduced by 35% and new environment provisioning time reduced by 30%.
    • Developed a Go CLI application codenamed Timestream Travel as an AWS Timestream backup solution for webvitalize.io.
    • Developed and showcased a payment Go microservice using Blockchain during a playweek.
    • Organising company-wide Go workshops to onboard and train new Gophers.
  • Bocasay

    04/2020 → 02/2021
    Senior Web Developer
    • Implemented an advanced user experience for launching SMS campaigns.
    • Improved an existing payment and subscription system using Stripe.
  • La Sentinelle Digital Ltd

    06/2018 → 04/2020
    Senior Software Engineer
    • Developed several online services including culture.lexpress.mu, businessmag.mu, lasentinelle.mu, to name a few.
    • Developed a Go CLI application codenamed Gocipe to generate the Content Management Systems powering the aformentioned online services.
    • Developed a custom Single Sign-On solution in Go codenamed Passport for a seamless user experience across the aforementioned online services.
  • Expat-Blog Ltd

    04/2013 → 02/2014
    PHP Developer
    • Developed a new major version of expat-blog.com; now expat.com.
      The rehauled user interface and experience contributed to the platform crossing the 1.5M total registered users.
  • Noveo IT Ltd

    07/2011 → 12/2011
    PHP Developer
    • Developed a new major version of packshot-creator.com in 2 months with the primary objective to provide an augmented experience of the Packshot Creator product line.

Projects

Awards

Krakathon

2019
24H Kraken-themed hackathon

Krakathon

2018
24H Kraken-themed hackathon

Contributions

  • Front-End Coders Meetup

    2022
    Speaker
    Reactivity Everywhere.js
  • Gophers MU Meetup

    2021
    Speaker
    WTF is Go?
  • Virtual Meetup

    2020
    Speaker
    Go routines
  • Virtual Developers Conference

    2020
    Co-speaker
    Go - From Zero to Hero
  • Developers Conference

    2019
    Speaker
    Becoming an expert programmer
  • Gophers MU Workshop

    2019
    Co-directed
    First steps with Go
  • Devfest

    2019
    Co-speaker
    Go - Turbocharge your programs
  • Gophers MU

    2019 → present
    Co-founder

Interests

  • Space Exploration
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Skateboarding
  • Anime
  • Gaming
  • Movie

Languages

  • English

    Full professional proficiency
  • French

    Full professional proficiency

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