Nick is a passionate technologist who has developed, designed and architected software and services used at global scale. For almost two decades, he led development projects and teams at Reliant, British Petroleum, Microsoft and Amazon. Nick was instrumental in delivering the Windows Azure Cloud Platform System architecture, Visual Studio’s App Insights, Amazon’s search engine platform, Amazon’s Cloud Cam and Cloud Lock, and Amazon Alexa’s intelligent talking robots. Most recently, he led a large engineering organization in Amazon’s Cloud Drive division, building their digital cloud. For the past four years, his work involved machine learning, natural language processing, automatic speech recognition and computer vision. Nick holds a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from the University of Houston.
Who is your hero in real life?
What/who inspires you?
Random acts of kindness.
Best book you’ve read in the last year?
“The Zurich Numbers” by Bill Granger. I read copious amounts of spy thriller fiction.
The ones we’re building for our customers.