At Distillery, our amazing employees are at the center of everything we do — And they deserve to have the spotlight!
In our “Meet Distillery” series, we introduce you to some of the talented experts who help us (and our partners) bring ideas to life.
Today, we’d like to introduce Angel Bulas, our DevOps Superstar!
Angel, Senior DevOps Engineer at Distillery
Tell us a bit about your background and your role at Distillery.
I’m a Senior DevOps Engineer with 12 years of experience working on Linux and Windows environments and automation and scripting. I’m currently focused on cloud technologies and DevOps tools.
Given your work experience, what do you think are your biggest strengths that you bring to Distillery?
I think one of my biggest strengths is my knowledge about multiple cloud providers and DevOps technologies. Another strength of mine is my experience working with various clients based in the U.S. and my achievements from working with them.
What attracted you to Distillery?
The level of professionalism and the high requirements established for anyone looking to join the Distillery team.
What has been your favorite part about joining the Distillery team?
Learning new things everyday, even as a senior developer! Expanding my knowledge about new technologies and tools keeps my career interesting.
What are you learning right now?
I’m studying for the GCP Certified Professional Cloud Architect Certification.
What’s the best environment for you to code in?
There’s nothing like being at home, as long as you don’t have kids! It’s the perfect place to work while being comfortable and focused with everything I need around me.
What do you do to get “unstuck” on a really difficult problem or bug?
Most of the time I need to clear my mind, so I go out to ride my bike or just take a walk, which helps a lot.
How many cups of coffee/tea do you drink throughout a normal day?
None! I usually try to sleep 8 hours, and that’s enough to keep me awake through the day.
What is your most-used or favorite emoji?
What’s your favorite movie or TV show?
Game of Thrones.
What’s your ideal vacation?
Going to the beach on the Caribbean Sea!
What languages can you speak?
I speak Spanish and English.
What are three words that describe you?
Responsible, friendly, and happy!