Mason is currently a Sr. Developer Advocate at DigitalOcean who specializes in cloud infrastructure, distributed systems, and Python. Prior to his work at DigitalOcean he was an SRE helping build and maintain a highly available hybrid multi-cloud PaaS. He is an avid programmer, musician, educator, and writer/blogger at masonegger.com. In his spare time, he enjoys reading, camping, kayaking, and exploring new places.