A versatile and entrepreneurial technology leader with a proven record of accomplishment over a 20 year career, mixing business acumen and customer awareness with a passion for technology. An expert in design, delivery and operating business critical data processing platforms.
Quickly mastering new technologies, Tim is a strong, self-directed all-rounder who adapts swiftly to change, able to operate in fast growth start-up environments all the way up to significant public companies/enterprises. Always calm under pressure, clear and approachable with a big picture view.
An effective and experienced leader and problem solver, willing to take responsibility and ownership, with an intuitive 'can-do' attitude tuned to the balance of business objectives, strategy, customer satisfaction, efficiency and profitability. Comfortable managing relationships internally and externally from the most junior to the board and CxO level.
KEY PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:
Delivery, operation, optimization, design, and architecture of low latency, high traffic dynamic database backed systems, and high performance big data analytics platforms, encompassing technologies from outside the rack to in, DNS, ISPs, firewalls, networking, servers, storage, virtualization on windows clusters, traffic management, SQL clusters, in-memory NoSQL, ETL, built on software engineering skills, and operational experience running highly available systems 24x7
B.Eng, Software Engineering1992 - 1996