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Jake Tripp

Jake Tripp

Software Engineer

I am a software engineer with 8 years of working experience. I build tools for Kubernetes, AWS, Linux, CI/CD and many more things. I take pride in high quality work and building things for maintainablity, observability and correctness. I’m one of those developers that actually enjoys writing tests. Sometimes, I work on some fun projects such as building robots.

I have many other skill and experience not listed so please reach out to me to find out more.

Team Work
Hard Working
Architecture and Design



Enterprise Systems Engineer
Meta (Facebook)

January 2021 - June 2022, Austin, TX

Meta is a multifaceted social networking site offering a variety of digital and physical products.

  • Design and develop tooling for internal cloud.
  • Mainly used python and Hack programming languages.
  • Provided a platform for financial teams and Oculus R&D.
  • Helped team members transition to SRE standards.

Software Engineer / Co-Founder
Modern Derma

September 2019 - May 2020, Denver, CO

Modern Derma was a company that utilized machine learning to hone personalized skin care products.

  • Lead of architecture and design of the company.
  • Lead software engineer.
  • Utilized AWS, Go, Terraform, and many other tools to build the company.

DevOps Engineer
SendGrid (Twilio)

January 2017 - September 2019, Denver, CO

SendGrid is an email PAAS company that also offers SAAS products related to email marketing.

  • Develop tools to help teams deploy, monitor, and maintain their software.
  • Built a private cloud as well as frameworks for a hybrid deployment on AWS.
  • Helped troubleshoot issues and some problems to keep 99.99% uptime for our customers.

Linux Administrator
Pet Door Pro

January 2010 - September 2017, Denver, CO

Pet Door Pro is a local family business that manufactures, sells, and installs pet doors.

  • All I.T. for the company.


Metropolitan State University
Computer Science & Engineering
Extracurricular Activities:
  • Ice Hockey
Linux Foundation
Certified Linux Administrator
Edx, Coursera, Books
Continuous Education

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