Sara Smollett

tl;dr: Linux, Debian, Python, Google, Mountain View, SRE, manager, Spanner, Google Calendar, disaster recovery, resource utilization, release process, security, intrusion detection, hiring, Wikimedia, puppet, OpenStack, high-availability, monitoring, replicated MySQL, WHOI, NetReg, Perl, Apache, BIND, DHCPd, OpenLDAP, Simon's Rock, Postfix, Cisco and Linux routers, physical networking, Solaris, Ada Initiative advisor, M.A. Philosophy Tufts, B.A. Math & Computer Science Simon's Rock, computational linguistics

Site Reliability Engineer, Engineering Manager, Linux Systems Administrator

Detailed employment history:

Google, Inc., Mountain View, CA (Sep 2012 - ):

The Wikimedia Foundation, San Francisco, CA (Dec 2011 - Sep 2012):

Google, Inc., Mountain View, CA (Oct 2005 - Aug 2011):

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, MA (Nov 2003 - Sep 2005):

Simon's Rock College, Great Barrington, MA (May 2000 - Oct 2003):

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Philosophy and history of science (M.A.):

Mathematics and computer science (B.A.):

Linguistics, languages, and history (hobby):


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