William has worked at Red Hat for over eight years. Hired originally into the CTO office to focus on emerging technologies, William continues to work with customers and partners and Red Hat engineering on the latest technologies effecting IT today. He is currently DevOps Strategy Lead focusing on DevSecOps and Cloud Strategy. William is a Senior Consulting Software Engineer – Red Hat’s top engineering role.
William has over 25 years experience in the software industry. After graduating from Dublin City University, Ireland, he worked for a couple of years in Ireland and the UK before returning to school to complete a masters in computer science, by research. His area of research was software risk management.
Since moving to the USA in 1994 he has worked in various industries developing SOA based technologies and applications. William started a company that was acquired by IONA Technologies in 1999. There he has several management and director roles.