Barrett is a principal software engineer with over 20 years of professional experience across a variety of roles ranging from development, quality assurance, and customer escalation support. Wearing a variety of different hats in the software development lifecycle has given him a unique understanding of what it takes to deliver quality products! His professional career has spanned across a variety of industries including health care, finance, and game development. Barrett has been a partner in Nortscaler from its inception and is part of the hardcore team that came over from SciSpike. He has a B.S. in Computer Engineering from Texas A&M University which blends his interest in both hardware and software.