Just how easy is it to re-architect your backend infrastructure whilst keeping the lights on?

Situation

Over the past 12 months the engineering team at heycar uk have been working hard to scale our backend services to meet the business’ ambitious growth objectives.

The heycar uk site (link) currently serves millions…

N.B. This article is not about scheduling infrastructural programmatic tasks such as database backups. Rather it focuses on in-App functionality where the user can set arbitrary tasks to be created/due according to a schedule.

Situation

One of the projects I am currently working on is a maintenance planning system for large…

Scott Fraser

Senior engineer interested in everything tech. Whether its React on the FE, Python BE services, or devops magic — I’m in! Enjoying a role at heycar uk.

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