Jason is a 25+ year hands-on technology executive with experience ranging from Network Operations to Global Security and DevOps. His career spans telecommunications, banking, and higher education market segments. Beginning in the back office, Jason initially drove technical support and operations, and worked his way up through the ranks of carrier operations and front-line engineering to running network engineering. From there, he moved into FinTech and banking where he built out global transaction networks and secure banking operations as head of technical operations and finally as CTO. Leveraging that experience, Jason now specializes in rapid operationalization of startup financial and other high-security environments. He also focuses on bringing modern DevOps and flexibile and scalable operating models to more mature organizations to transform business agility and profitability. Jason is also a co-host for the Iron Sysadmin podcast and has run multiple security conferences including BSides Delaware.