Digital Expert, Department of Veterans Affairs
United States Digital Service
Alan is a Site Reliability Engineer in the United States Digital Service. He is heavily involved in the design and implementation of the VA's Enterprise Cloud effort. The key objective of this effort is to deliver lower cost, higher performance and higher availability services to Veterans.
Prior to coming to VA, Alan worked as a technical lead for the Disability Claim Processing System in Social Security Administration. Alan also spent over 10 years in the private sector software industry. He has worked with various technologies, ranging from real time embedded C++ to modern web frontend applications.