Ricardo Banffy is a seasoned computer engineer and software architect with over 25 years of experience in various programming languages, databases, networking, operating systems, and open-source tools in scalable, high-performance, and high-availability distributed environments. As a Senior Software Engineer - Media Cloud Engineering at Workday, Banffy is dedicated to understanding and meeting the various aspects of customer demands relative to market scenarios and business needs.
An Agile enthusiast with extensive experience in Scrum and Extreme Programming, Banffy designs efficient processes to help development teams achieve their objectives both internally and externally. He is also a TDD proponent with strong ties to the Python and Django communities. Banffy builds and shares knowledge to foster advances for the team, the company, and the community, leading by example.
Over the years, he has held various positions, including founding member and evangelist at Associação Python Brasil, Senior Lead Engineer, Enterprise Data & Analytics at Zendesk, Principal Software Engineer at Udemy, Senior Developer at Canonical Ltd., Engineering Manager at Titans Group, Software architect and developer at Hiperlógica, and Senior software developer at Vesta Technologies, amongst others. His expertise includes enterprise software, data management, software development, software architecture, Agile methodology, Python, Django, automation, and DevOps.