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Kevin Lingerfelt

Software Engineer
San Francisco Bay Area
Kevin Lingerfelt is a software engineer at Buoyant and a core contributor to the Linkerd project, focusing mostly on the control plane, which is written in Go. Prior to working at Buoyant, Kevin was a senior staff software engineer at Twitter, working on infrastructure and decomposition of their legacy Ruby on Rails monolith.

Kevin has spoken at a handful of meetups in the San Francisco Bay Area about his work with Linkerd. He's also heavily involved in the day-to-day management of the project itself, and he spends much of his time reviewing pull requests and wrangling issues.