BIT INSIDER

BIT Insider podcast focuses on technologies and interesting IT and Startup companies as well as persons. This podcast is sponsored by Barona IT.

VP of Software Engineering Jaakko Melamies, Ecolane

VP of Software Engineering Jaakko Melamies, Ecolane

In this episode we had a discussion with VP of Software Engineering Jaakko Melamies from Ecolane. Ecolane is the most flexible, affordable and reliable choice for transit agencies looking for transit scheduling software. This episode is hosted by Barona IT’s Arja Martikainen.

In this episode we go through:

  • What technologies and skills you need to develop such a service?
  • What kind of technical challenges have the team encountered?
  • How big development team Ecolane has?
  • What kind of job opportunities does Ecolane offer for developers?
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Sherry Ummen and Antti Karanta, NAPA

Sherry Ummen and Antti Karanta, NAPA

In this episode we had a discussion with Lead Developer Antti Karanta and Senior Software Developer Sherry Ummen from NAPA. We dived into NAPA’s culture and product development team. This episode is hosted by Barona IT’sJohanna Lintunen

In this episode we go through:

  • What technologies their development team uses?
  • What kind of work culture does NAPA have?
  • What does NAPA offer to software developers?
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CTO Sami Pippuri, Maas Global

CTO Sami Pippuri, Maas Global

In this episode we had a discussion with CTO Sami Pippuri from Maas Global. Maas Global is behind of the award-winning Whim app, MaaS Global shakes the way we move in the future. Hosted by Barona IT’s Arja Martikainen.

In this episode we go through:

  • What is MaaS?
  • What kind of development team is working with Whim?
  • What technologies and skills is needed to develop such service?
  • What technical challenges have the team encountered?
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Service Lead Karmina Aquino, F-secure

Service Lead Karmina Aquino, F-secure

In this episode we focus on international tech recruitment together with Karmina Aquino from F-Secure. This episode is hosted by Barona IT’s Henri Pynnönen of Barona IT.

In this episode we go through:

  • How to support and build international culture
  • What should a tech company take into account when recruiting from abroad
  • Advice for recruiting manager
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