Best Practices are an admission of failure - Neil Gunther

Per Mellqvist

Likes to build disruptive products and skilled self-organizing teams.

Is interested in:

  • Leading world class teams.
  • Business and product development in online gaming, online advertising and search engines.
  • Lean Startup, Business Model Canvas, Effect Mapping, Mock Press Release, User Stories.
  • Method and process - Scrum, Extreme Programming, Agile, Lean, BDD, Test Driven Development.
  • Coaching, Strenght-Based team building, Self-Organization, Complex systems.
  • System Architecture focused on massively scalable internet-facing systems.
  • Clean Code and Software Craftmanship.
  • Unit-testing, Cucumber, test-automation, continuous integration, static analysis
  • Continous Deployment and DevOps.
  • Cloud - IaaS on Amazon EC2, Rackspace. PaaS Google AppEngine, SaaS as client and provider.
  • NoSQL - Mapreduce, Hadoop, Distributed stores, Coherence, GigaSpaces, Cassandra, Membase.
  • Database design, development and optimization of SQL on MySQL and other RDBMS.
  • Development and operation of mission critical Linux systems.
  • Any music with guitars, playing guitar, singing, recording, writing

Current Focus

CTO at Qwaya
Qwaya is a startup working on tools for social network advertising.
Great culture, Lean Startup, Kanban and Continuous Deploy.

Contact

per@mellqvist.name