Principal Consultant & Founder
San Francisco/Bay Area, Other
Automating public or private clouds and their workloads. Additionally incubating research in headphones and deep learning.
mixed/augmented/virtual reality, mobile, wireless sensors & networks, cloud, green/clean technology, eco, efficiency technologies, lean startup methodologies, entrepreneurship, software development, nano technologies, batteries, solar, software security, privacy, education, learning, promoting STEM, equality
Principal Consultant and Founder
October 2012 — Present
Bootstrapping Autofracture LLC, yet another start-up. More to come...
Consultant Devops Engineer
June 2014 — August 2015
Designed and created a fully automated system infrastructure to bring-up on-demand simultaneous fully configured and customized Cloudera Hadoop clusters in EC2.
DEY Storage Systems
June 2013 — September 2013
Illumos-based storage cloud computing technical editing and illumos consulting.
Service delivery integrator and instructor of Smart DataCenter. Cloud system design and administration growing Joyent's cloud offering. Deployed SmartDataCenter on site world-wide. Solutions architect designing P-V migrations for a multimillion dollar accounts. Technical operating system Trainer training multimillion dollar accounts. Authored SmartOS operating system technical training content. Account pre-sales technical rep leading sales - results landed account worth hosting over 10TB of data. Designed processes and procedures to deploy SmartDataCenter 6.x. Trained junior team members in problem solving methodologies to better problem solve and articulate technical tickets.
Sr. UNIX System Administrator, IC 3
February 2005 — September 2010
Internally transferred to support Oracle Product development infrastructure supporting Oracle and Sun software products.
Sun Microsystems, Santa Clara, CA, Member of Technical Staff 4, 2005 to 2010
Senior system administrator building and managing development labs for Sun software products.
Wells Fargo Bank
January 2003 — January 2005
Web System Administrator building and supporting online.wellsfargo.com, banking.wellsfargo.com, billpay.wellsfargo.com and brokerage.wellsfargo.com.
IT Systems Analyst
September 1996 — May 2002
Internally recruited to Buzzsaw.com (an Autodesk venture) as It Systems Analyst - 2001, building and supporting buzzsaw.com.
Rehired as Web system administrator, Internet Technologies and Infrastructure - 2000 - 2001, building and supporting the intranet site and www.autodesk.com.
Intern/Project employee, Internet Technologies and Infrastructure 1996 - 1998, supporting the intranet site for Autodesk and www.autodesk.com.
The internship from 96 to 98 was noted in the following study:
College of Marin