Jorge Meireles

Jorge Meireles

CTO @ Jumia Food


Meireles is the CTO at Jumia Food and the previously Head of Development at Ventureoak. He is passionated about agile development, SOA, CI/CD and this last two years he has been focused in Kubernetes. Right now his primary goal is to continue to improve the best instant delivery platform in Africa.

Jumia Food journey to CI/CD with kubernetes

It will be a talk mostly about how the CI/CD process helped Jumia Food to deliver better and faster. The main topics I will be talking are: Why the need of CI/CD; What we needed to change prio; GitFlow to Github Flow; The migration of legacy EC2 infrastructure managed in puppet to Kubernetes; Jenkins Pipeline; What challenges we encountered; How successful it turned to be at the end