James Mills

Lead SRE Engineer; Founder of Yarn.social and Salty.im

Education

Bachelor of IT, Griffith University, Australia/Brisbane. 2002-2007

Experience

various roles, details available on request. 2002-Sep2015

Portfolio

Projects

bitcask 🔑 A high performance Key/Value store written in Go with a predictable read/write performance and high throughput. Uses a Bitcask on-disk layout (LSM+WAL) similar to Riak.

Yarn.social a decentralized self-hosted social media that has a privacy-first focus.

and many more…

Services

feeds.twtxt.net A feed aggregation service for the Yarn.social decentralised social media platform that supports RSS, Atom and Twitter™.

search.twtxt.net A search engine and crawler for the Yarn.social decentralised social media platform and the Twtxt in general.

and many more…

Technical

Communication

Native: English, Technical Writing, Public Speaking

Languages

Go, Python, Bash, Shell, C, Javascript, HTML, CSS and more… including authored

Technologies

Docker, Kubernetes, Nomad, Terraform, Packer, Consul, Vault, MySQL, PostgresSQL, Prometheus, AlertManager, Grafana, AWS, DigitalOcean, Proxmox VE, Openstack, VMWare, vSphere, vCloud, Vagrant, Linux, OpenBSD, and many more…

Processes

DevOps, DevSecOps, SDLC, Agile, SCRUM, Managing Up