World Class Engineering At Scale




World Class Engineering at Scale

7 November 2018


Added 01-Jan-1970

We are delighted to confirm a new date for this event which was postponed due to a severe yellow weather alert. We look forward to seeing you on November 7th


Come and meet engineers from Skyscanner. Based in Glasgow City Centre and rated by Glassdoor as one of the UK's coolest offices.

With an average of 70M+ monthly unique users, Skyscanner is growing rapidly. We have the products that people love to use and offer deep technical complexity associated with scaling this volume globally.

Cloud Operations and Data are key to delivering and scaling a service which delights 70M+ monthly unique users globally.

Sharing more insight on these aspects of our technical journey; past, present and future and answering your technical questions are ….

William Fairbrother (Engineering Manager, Cloud Operations)

William will discuss how our Cloud Operations Team has developed to operate at scale to support a rapidly growing service.

John Ewing, (Principal Engineer, Data)

Every decision in Skyscanner is driven by complete, timely and accurate data. John will share our experience of building and scaling our Data platform to ingest 700,000 messages and 400,000 metric datapoints every second