Justin VanWinkle

Technologist, Leader, Software Engineer.

Experience

Current Software Developer and DevOps Consultant
Nebbia Technology
The focus of Nebbia is DevOps and cloud adoption. As a software engineer and consultant, my primary role is to assist customers in their DevOps journey by providing education, guidance, and development around:

2017 - 2018 Software Engineer
Switchboard Live
Switchboard is a live streaming startup that I joined as the first employee. During my time at Switchboard, I covered many roles between development, operations, and infrastructure. Some of the relevant duties I performed included:

2016 - 2017 Full-Stack Software Engineer
Wycliffe Associates
Wycliffe Associates is heavy on processing payments. Upon joining, I was asked to single-handedly build a donation system that allowed donors to give money with absolute minimal friction. This was a full-stack challenge at its finest. Components of this system that I built included:

2015 - 2016 Full-Stack Software Engineer
Cru
The team I joined at Cru was a tactical team for spear-heading internal projects. During my time there, I accomplished many things including:

2012 - 2015 Software Engineer
Northrop Grumman
The project that I served at Northrop Grumman was focused on software that monitored and altered mission-critical signals from sattelites around the globe.

2008 - 2012 Aircraft Mechanic
US Air Force

2004 - 2008 Electrical Engineering Tech
Lexmark International

Community

Speaker, writer, community group organizer.

Groups

Orlando Docker, Kubernetes, & Beyond, Founder/Organizer

Orlando Backend Developers, Co-Organizer

Recent Talks

Azure Kubernetes Service, 2019 Global Azure Bootcamp

Azure Kubernetes Workshop, Microsoft Tech Center Engage

Effective Microservices, 2019 Orlando Code Camp

Recent Articles

Microservice vs. Monolith: How to Choose, Medium

Software Interfaces in the Wild, Personal Site

Microservices are not Micro; They are Vertical, Personal Site

Proficiencies

Languages: C#, Go, Node.js, Java, SQL, Bash, Javascript, Python, CSS, HTML

Tooling: Kubernetes, Docker, Azure, Jenkins, Azure DevOps, Linux, Angular, Android, Git

Concepts: Microservices, Unit Testing, DevOps

Education

B.S. Computer Science, University of Maryland

A.A. General Studies, Valencia College