Experienced Devops, passionate about Technology but understands people, tools and how to combine them to make everything work seamlessly.
I have over a decade of experience in building environments in scale using the latest and greatest technologies when possible but I also know when to prefer tried and proven solutions when they are preferable.
I’ve Managed devops teams in a local and global environment including recruiting and training while understanding the strengths and limitations of each team member. I was a Director of Operations & Big Data @ Avantis, where I build and design the next generation of operations and push the limits of existing technology. Previously, I was a DevOps technical lead @ Liveperson.
I specialize in open-source solutions which support production environments and uptime and the ability to ship tested and working code to production as quickly as possible.
My Specialties: Linux, architecture, Openstack, Hadoop, Kafka, Docker, Kubernetes, puppet and others.