Hi, I'm James.

đź‘‹ I’m a software engineer specialising in cloud native software, distributed systems, and networking. Currently I’m a Principal Customer Success Architect, Isovalent at Cisco. I’ve previously worked at Jetstack as a Staff Solutions Engineer, and an engineer in fintech before that.

I’m an active contributor to Kubernetes and Cilium. I was previously a member of the Kubernetes release team from Kubernetes v1.18 though v1.24, culminating in being the Release Team Lead for Kubernetes 1.24 Stargazer đź”­. I’ve also served as the Emeritus Adviser for Kubernetes 1.27 Chill Vibes 🦥.

My pronouns are he/him.


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