It's all about building sophisticated products

Changing the game posted on 26 Mar

Meet Ricardo, Software Developer

Sky Careers

Ricardo Mallols, one our great people at Sky, is a Software developer in the NOW TV Web Team. He tells us what he loves about his job, and what Sky shows he watches the most:

What’s the best thing about your job? I love to work with highly talented people, building a sophisticated product

Top three things about working at Sky? It the quality of the product we’re building, the people and the infrastructure.

Describe your role in one word: Builder.

What’s your favourite thing about your week? Deliver new features to the people to make their life easier.

What’s your favourite Sky show? Ted’s notebook, from Sky Sports F1.

You’re on a desert island, what’s the one box set you want to be watching. Air Jaws Apocalypse.

If you could only watch one Sky channel for the rest of your life what would it be? Sky Sports F1.

If Sky came to you and asked you to make a programme, what would it be? Who would be in it? Great undiscovered movies. I would try to explain why some underground movies such as Megashark vs Crocosaurus are so great :).

What is the first thing you show a new joiner? The skills of the people of the team he’s joining to motivate him to be a better professional.

If you could be any Sky TV Character, which would it be and why? Damon Hill, because of his successful professional career and how cool his current job position is.

An interesting fact/something no one else knows about you? It' d be great to be an engineer on Sky’s F1 broadcasting team even just to serve coffees....