Pepper.com is purposely different than other platforms that list daily deals. Around the clock, the community seeks and finds the best offers in fashion, electronics, traveling and much more. With 500 million page views, more than 25 million users and over 70,000 user-submitted deals per month across communities in the United States, Europe and Asia, Pepper has quickly become the largest community deal platform worldwide. The minute-by-minute back and forth with customers and the application – tracking new postings, rankings, messages, etc. – means database responsiveness and uptime are crucial to maintaining an excellent user experience. Pavel will describe how Pepper optimizes their database performance to make sure their web applications remain responsive and meet users’ expectations.
Goal oriented software development Leader. Gained experience over the years leading many teams in the creation of successful software products during every lifecycle stage. Expert in managing colocated, remote or distributed teams and lead them to accomplish goals set by the business. Strong background in software development, several programming languages, networking, cloud, telecommunication and other technologies as well as different software development approaches like Agile/Scrum. Profound expertise in eCommerce/Retail, Telecommunication, Travel and Consulting.