May 2009 — Present
Pogo.com is online casual gaming division of EA with over 1M MAU and >500K DAU.
Build a games team and work with distributed teams to build out the gaming service for mobile platforms
Evaluate technologies and make recommendations.
Use an agile development process, manage/co-ordinate resources and schedules and communicate risks as necessary.
Lead teams distributed across timezones to design and implement the client and server architecture for chat in games.
Lead/Co-ordinate the development of monetization mechanism for pogo.com games on facebook across various teams in EA.
Implement various server-side and client-side features for pogo.com and pogo games on fb platform.
Java, Flash/Flex, Guice, AWS, SimpleDB, Sitebricks, Drools, memcached, ejabberd