I have great interpersonal skills and excel in a team environment. I know what it means to support mission critical systems and I would rather build solutions than buy them. One of my philosophies is I will automate myself out of my job. I love open source, but am not a zealot - I use what works.


DevOps, System Administration, Scripting (Perl/Python), Large scale automation using configuration management frameworks like Ansible and Chef.


Oracle - April 2018 - Present

EnergySavvy - August 2014 - April 2018

Unity Technologies - November 2013 - July 2014

Z2 - February 2013 - November 2013

PopCap - April 2011 - February 2013

Pelago - March 2007 - April 2011

Speakeasy - September 2006 - March 2007

Amazon - April 2003 - August 2006

AT&T Wireless - January 1999 - April 2003


I graduated from high school. I took some college courses but never got a degree. While working at Amazon I took a year long C programming course which included four modules:

The course was a pass/fail and I passed.