Dana M. Diederich

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600 Rainbow Drive #119
Mountain View, CA, 94041
diederich@gmail.com (preferred)

More Information about my technical skills
A Narrative of my work history


I am seeking a hands-on, team-oriented role at a stable, technologically progressive company where we will be able to facilitate evolutionary and revolutionary adoption of leading edge technologies, intended to produce consistently growing operational return on investment.



Skill Areas

Work History

Orbital InsightDevops Engineer2017-presentOrbital is a startup, so I am involved in a wide variety of typical operational topics. I headed up multiple Kubernetes proofs of concept, and we're in the process of migrating our platform to k8s right now. I am also revamping our monitoring infrastructure from static to dynamic configurations.
Twitch Interactive, an Amazon companyVideo Devops Engineer2016-2017Tools developer for the Video team, I helped design and derive next generation operational architecture, along with the delivery of a service that protects resources from impacting changes.
Flux FactorySoftware Engineer2015-2016Primarily automation and tooling, but also did system and security administration.
Ariba, an SAP companyPrincipal Software Engineer (Cloud)2013-2015Served as the technical leader of the Tools team as we navigated balancing support for ancient, legacy systems and migration to newer, more mainstream technologies.
LiveOps IncSenior Operations Tools Developer2009-2013Primary tools/devops developer, also served as Linux system administrator, Database Administrator. Major focus was on monitoring and release management.
Wal-Mart Stores, IncAdvanced Network Engineer1997-2009Co-founded the Network Management team, our work included UNIX system administration, Database administration, regulatory compliance, security, and much more.
NorthWest Arkansas Community CollegeInstructor, Linux System Administration2003We covered everything from installation to configuration to management/maintenance to security.
NorthWest Arkansas Community CollegeInstructor, Perl Programming2002Taught from the legendary Llama Book.
US Air ForceSenior Airman, Computer Programmer1993-1997Did work in a wide variety of roles, including system administration, network security, operations, and more.

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