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How we speed up backend development

Juanan Cid · 5 min read

Every time a rider asks for a journey, a driver performs a drop off, or a corporate client books for a ride at Cabify, a lot of pieces that compose...

Balancing our business through the marketplace

Eloi Pardo · 4 min read

One of the main particularities of Cabify is that it operates as a marketplace for the ride-hailing industry. In a marketplace business model, there are at least two actors: supply...

Our frontend stack

Alejandro Frías · 11 min read

The journey we started in 2011 when the first rider used our app has led Cabify to create tools to support riders along with the countries we operate. First, we...

What is behind just a couple of words

Alane Lira · 4 min read

It’s more common than you might think for a UX Writer to receive requests followed by comments like ‘it’s just a couple of words’. At first it seemed a little...

From paratrooper to programmer

Teo Diaz · 3 min read

If there is a value from Agile I do live the most, that one is the one about embracing change. My career has been like a rollercoaster, I can say...

How to grow as a product manager at cabify

Nacho González · 4 min read

As in any organization with a vital product component, we face challenges in helping or driving the growth of the people who are part of the product teams. We have...

Why it can be great to be a non native ux writer

Alane Lira · 4 min read

When I accepted the role of UX Writer at Cabify, I asked myself if being Brazilian and writing in Spanish would be a limiting factor. Having lived in Spain for...

How we do agile in fraud prevention at cabify

Antonio Jesus Rodriguez · 6 min read

Today, ways of working or practices are basically mirrored from one company to another without thinking about it. Models like the Spotify squads, bad agile practices or processes which instead...

Acceptance testing go services using aceptadora

Oleg Zaytsev · 6 min read

Today I would like to share with you our experience (and some code) on writing acceptance tests at Cabify. Each time we deliver some broken code to production, thousands of...