Joe Kottke is currently the VP of engineering and infrastructure for BrightTag. Previous roles include, Engineering Manager at Google and Director of Networks for FeedBurner (acquired by Google in 2007). Joe is a passionate engineer focused on delivery of scalable systems and services. Enjoys solving tough infrastructural and operational problems through the use of open-source software, automation, configuration management, and awesome hacks. Was doing devops before there was a name for it.

Specialties:Robust, high-performance, and fault-tolerant software systems. Scalable systems engineering and management, service-based infrastructure.