Cloud Solution Architect
William is an Equinox IT Cloud Solution Architect with broad experience in solution architecture, emerging technologies and software development. He provides technical leadership for the latest technologies and approaches including Microsoft Azure, VSTS, continuous delivery and modern application development. He helps clients deliver better business results with smart technology decisions and implementations.
He has worked in software development and technical leadership roles since 2007 and has specialist skills in:
- Technical leadership, solution architecture and system design
- Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS)
- Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery
- Scrum and DevOps approaches
- Microsoft Azure and app development for cloud
- Microservices and server-less architecture
- Modern web and API development
- Database design
"Being on the leading edge of emerging technologies has always fascinated me, right from university I developed solutions that were ahead of available commercial offerings from the likes of Microsoft. I also love knowledge sharing and helping the community, I had the privilege to speak at Azure Global Bootcamp 2018 in Auckland. I'm excited to help Equinox IT clients achieve more and transform their organisations by harnessing cloud, development and other technologies available today."
William holds a Bachelor of Science from The University of Waikato and a Postgraduate Diploma in Computer Science from The University of Auckland. His final year dissertation on ‘Web-Based Visualization of Media Data for Driver Assistance’ was recognised internationally and presented at 2010 Second International Conferences on Advances in Multimedia . William is also a Certified ScrumMaster.
Outside of work William enjoys camping and fishing.