Augustine works as a developer in the BBC’s Content Distribution Services division. They build and maintain APIs (and supporting infrastructure) that store and serve metadata for content.
They use a variety of technologies, programming languages (including Javacript), platforms and development practices. Previously he was a PhD researcher at the University of Glasgow working on designing efficient algorithms for matching problems. In terms of community engagement, Augustine has spoken at a number of meetups in the Linked Data community in Manchester and London.
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Featuring Augustine Kwanashie
In the BBC’s Content Distribution Services division, they build and maintain systems that expose content metadata to be consumed by a wide range of audience-facing products. Their current architecture for distributing tagging metadata consists mainly of two JVM-based read and write APIs feeding...functional-programming event-driven-architectures typescript microservices fullstackcon fullstack