Grant Smith

Software Engineer and Director in London, United Kingdom

Grant has created and led high performance Technology teams in some of the largest and fastest growing companies in the UK over the last 19 years and has been at the forefront of the DevOps movement for the last eight years. He has driven real collaboration between Operations and Development teams in AOL, Electronic Arts, British Gas, The Department of Work and Pensions and Just Eat by implementing Infrastructure as code and driving application integration from continuous build systems. Grant has delivered game platforms running in the cloud enjoyed by millions of players per day and websites serving a billion page views per month. Most recently he has helped create a Site Reliability Engineering function at Just Eat. Grant is frequently sought out for his cloud and DevOps expertise and can be reached at grant@nextgendevops.com.

  • Work
    • Devops
  • Education
    • University of Portsmouth