Juanma Roca

Senior Software Engineer, Backend Systems

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Resourceful and enthusiastic Software Engineer, continuously dedicated to improvement and pushing boundaries.


VerticalScope Inc.
Senior Software Engineer
January 2020 – Present
Backend Developer Infrastructure Team
November 2018 – January 2020
– Extensive experience doing research, proposals, designs and implementations for new microservices
– Actively involved in development discussions and brainstorming sessions aimed to create solutions
– Develop, refactor and test Golang microservices that support the CrowdRiff main platform
Symantec (formerly SurfEasy)
Backend DevOps Engineer
February 2017 – November 2018
– Optimized proxy servers, daemon services, RESTful API’s and monitoring platforms on Symantec’s VPN
– Planned, designed, developed and deployed a Golang service to assist in high volume email monitoring, sorting and corresponding task execution
– Actively assisted the Operations Team in development tools to improve the day-to-day process
– Regularly refactored and tested our in-house monitoring and automatic alarm handling system built in Ruby
Rubicon Project (formerly Chango)
Software Developer, Buyer Cloud
September 2016 – February 2017
– Planned, developed, tested and deployed new features on bidders, adservers and other servers using Python and Golang
– Maintained and troubleshooted production systems to ensure daily performance is not affected
– Assisted the team with on-call rotations to troubleshoot and resolve any system issues happening during and outside business hours
– Communicated with exchanges and partners to implement/update key features
– Investigated and resolved issues affecting the performance/stability of the system
Rubicon Project (formerly Chango)
Solutions Engineer, Buyer Cloud
February 2015 – September 2016
– Investigated and resolved bugs in the system (Tech Support tickets)
– Assisted clients, Account Managers and other members in the team troubleshooting issues related to client inconsistencies, new configurations and system updates
– Developed tools to improve client integration process using Python, Golang and Javascript
– Ensured the clients’ needs are satisfied by accurately integrating their creatives to the company’s system and applying additional configurations in our system
Mobile QA Analyst Scotiabank Mobile Wallet
July 2013 – February 2015
– Communicated and worked closely with the Business team and teams involved in the project to ensure optimal App performance, swift defect resolution & successful scenario testing
– Maintained an organized process of defect management to make sure at least a weekly build generation for UAT validation
– Generated test cases for newly implemented behaviours, platforms or problem scenarios

Juanma Roca — juanma.rocaa@gmail.comwww.juanmaroca.com@rocajuanma