John Engelke

Senior Data Systems Software Dev Specialist
Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology

With experience writing software and managing teams for leading Web companies (Edmunds, Intuit) and new concept startups, John has a strong background in software development and Web technologies. He has worked with concurrent, real-time systems developing Java- and Python-based DB-enabled applications. John currently serves as a specialist developing the new Planet Watch application and support software for the MARS 2020 mission at NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Recent experience managing the devops team for a startup gaming manufacturer led to innovative solutions for deploying Java on heterogenous hardware. Past experience also includes stints as a systems administrator at a major regional university.