Systems Engineer

Formerly of HP Cloud Services and LivingSocial, now with Dyn I specialise in automated deployment and management of large scale systems.

In my spare time I enjoy a bit of photography, watching some truck racing here in the UK and Europe, or tinkering with my Arduino and my car.

May 2013 - Present
Devtools Engineer

Automating Dyn's global anycast DNS and email producs with Chef. Providing build, CI and provisioning tools.

June 2012 - May 2013
Senior Systems Engineer

Automate the build, deployment and maintenance of a private cloud using Chef.

January 2011 - May 2012
Infrastructure Systems Engineer
HP Cloud Services

Deploy and maintain all the physical infrastructure required to run HP's Public Cloud.

Feb 2006 - December 2010
Systems Administrator
Gradwell dot com Ltd

Deploy and maintain systems for a major UK business VoIP provider and ISP. Bring all systems under control of Puppet.

Contact info
  • Name: Paul Thomas
  • Address: Bristol, UK
  • E-mail: web(at)
  • Phone: Available on Request

If you need to contact me my email is in the left bar.