Alexander Nicholson

Your Site Reliability Engineer

Professional Operations (DevOps / NetOps / SysOps) Site Reliability Engineer and Developer. Living in Tokyo.

Working with Kubernetes (EKS and Helm), Container Technology (Docker / Containerd / Firecracker). Performing AWS wizardry with Terraform on a daily basis. AWS expert, Public Cloud and Serverless developer and bare metal engineer. Debian enthusiast.

I also build things. My web frameworks of choice are Django (Python) and Sinatra (Ruby), although I can tinker with other languages such as Elixir (winner of Elixir Camp Sydney 2018) and Rust.

Communication is the cement of an agile team.

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