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Engineering Manager, Site Reliability Engineering

Cloudflare

Jul 2021 – Present San Francisco, California

Cloudflare (NYSE: NET) is an Infrastructure and Security company responsible for more than 10% of the internet traffic worldwide.

The SRE (Edge) team is a globally distributed team that provides innovative solutions to help progress software at Cloudflare.

Additionally to contributing to all software that supports our vast worldwide network, we are also responsible for observability and reliability of our network in China - https://rhoml.com/3zwhnxe

 
 
 
 
 

Angel investor

Sydney Angels

Apr 2021 – Present Sydney, Australia
Empowering australian entrepreneurs
 
 
 
 
 

Head of Site Reliability Engineering

Apptio, Inc

Dec 2020 – Jul 2021 Sydney, Australia

Spearheaded the implementation of Site Reliability Engineering.

Leading an organization of more than 40 people globally distributed engineers, managers, and program managers across the US, EU, India, and Australia.

Our teams were responsible for the development of our Cloud infrastructure, product reliability, and datacenter operations incl. Fedramp and IRAP environments (SOC2, ISO27001, and FIPS 140-2).

In this position, I took a strategic role leading the teams responsible for the platform roadmap, planning and communicating our migration plans to customers, implemented cross-organization OKRs, and developed modernization plans for our operations.

 
 
 
 
 

Sr. Manager, Site Reliability Engineering

Apptio, Inc

Mar 2019 – Dec 2019 Sydney, Australia

Leading a Geo-distributed team, responsible for escalability and reliability of our platform and overseeing the alignment of our teams with the rest of the Products and Engineering organization.

Some of my responsibilities included scale our team, seek alignment and buy-in for strategic goals, develop strategic roadmaps, set and communicate expectations to our customers, cloud cost management, FinOps. Guided the whole organization through the implementation of cascading OKRs to help build alignment

 
 
 
 
 

Manager, Infrastructure Engineering

Apptio, Inc

Feb 2018 – Mar 2019 Sydney, Australia

Joined Apptio as a member of their TechOps team to develop a plan to migrate our products to AWS.

On this role, I was responsible for team growth, develop migration strategy, team performance, and cross-team communication.

 
 
 
 
 

Sr. Site Reliability Engineer

eBay

Apr 2016 – Jan 2018 Sydney, Australia

At eBay, I was a member of the team that develop Gumtree.com.au, the largest classified site in Australia.

On this role, I helped set the direction to migrate from a complex monolithic application to microservices.

In two years we developed and release more than 70 microservices including key components like our search engine in coordination with teams in Amsteram and Denmark.

 
 
 
 
 

Sr. Site Reliability Engineer

BigCommerce

Oct 2015 – Apr 2016 Sydney, Australia
The SRE team at Bigcommerce is responsible for the operationalization of the infrastructure that provides service for more than 90,000 customers. On this role, I helped address escalability issues we were facing with the Logging architecture and its migration to AWS.
 
 
 
 
 

Sr. Site Reliability Engineer

Atlassian

Apr 2015 – Sep 2015 Sydney, Australia

Atlassian is one of the fastest growing technology businesses in the world with 35,000 customers (including NASA and the United Nations), with offices in Sydney, San Francisco, Austin & Amsterdam. Atlassian has been named one of the ‘Best Places to Work’ for the past 3 consecutive years, and has a fantastic reputation for innovation and opportunity.

Our mission was to enable teams to advance humanity through the power of software with web-based applications that help teams to be productive and collaborative.

As the first SRE at Atlassian, I helped address scalability and observability challenges in their global identity platform running on AWS. Increasing the visibility through the onboarding of Datadog, ELK, and Kibana. I also contributed to the development of an internal Logging platform for their more than 90,000 cloud deployments.

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