I work at Coinbase and I am a technical advisor at Mobilunity.

My focus is backend platforms. I help companies take their engineering platforms to the next level, by driving adoption of modern approaches and best practices in the following areas:

“Fubaredness Is Contagious” is the subtitle of this blog. We came up with this phrase at Orbitz many years ago. It’s not a threat but a reminder to take care of problems while they are small, instead of waiting till they grow and become unmanageable.

My email address is my first name at this domain, and I am @somic on Twitter.