SecDevOps Engineer



I am always looking for opportunities to learn and ways to improve the world using Software. My many interests include Automation, Linux, Programming, Security, Reverse Engineering, the Cloud and more.


  • Security
  • Automation
  • Linux


  • High School Certificate, 2015

    Kiama High School

Recent Posts

Outlook Org-mode integration on MacOS

Dealing with Outlook with Emacs on MacOS

Multi-media Madness

The problem So I’m a bit of a weeb, and enjoy watching anime from time to time. However I often find myself forgetting my place during the weeks between episodes. This often leads me to drop an anime because I can’t find the right episode before losing motivation.

Simple Opsec

A explaination for the lack of content on this website.

Hello Hugo

Hello world, hello hugo.



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Amazon Web Services

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SecDevOps Engineer


Apr 2020 – Present Sydney
  • Working to automate hybrid cloud and on-premise infrastructure.
  • Working to design, construct, improve and maintain Hybrid CI/CD pipelines.
  • Developing Python and Perl applications to automate infrastructure deployment.
  • Migrating the on-premise infrastructure to a re-deployable, re-producible and stable design.
  • Ensuring security of all services and infrastructure deployed.
  • Maintaining security compliance of our Hybrid infrastructure.

SecDevOps Engineer


Feb 2020 – Apr 2020 Sydney
  • Working to automate software deployment to AWS
  • Working to design, construct, improve and maintain Cloud CI/CD pipelines
  • Developing Java APIs using a Microservice architecture across a distributed team
  • Ensuring security of Government infrastructure and Services

DevOps Engineer


Jun 2019 – Sep 2019 Melbourne
  • Working to automate software deployment to AWS and Azure
  • Working to design, construct, improve and maintain Cloud CI/CD pipelines
  • Work with Ansible, Cloudformation, CFN-DSL, and AWS CDK

Associate Technical Operations Engineer


Feb 2018 – May 2019 Melbourne
  • Worked in a global team, communicating across time-zones to deploy AWS and Azure infrastructure
  • Designed, constructed, improved and maintained multiple Cloud CI/CD Pipelines.
  • Scripted menial tasks to reduce toil. Managed MacOS Desktops and Linux and Windows Servers.
  • Worked with Chef, Cloudformation, Jenkins, Octobuild, Codepipeline, Gitlab and Lambdas

Helpdesk Engineer

AAM Group

Nov 2016 – Feb 2018 Wollongong
  • Deployed and Supported Windows Desktop, Office365, Active Directory, and other Microsoft Products
  • Deployed and Administrated Windows/Linux/FreeBSD Servers, Azure and AWS services.
  • Maintained endpoint and network security for Windows 10, Linux, and FreeBSD.
  • Performed malware analysis to help triage multiple crypto-locker worms.
  • Performed forensic analysis on compromised workstations.




A notmuch address autocompletion interface for nvim-compe


A orgmode interface for the RT 1.0 API


This website, it s a project found in github.

Recent & Upcoming Talks

Recent Publications

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Becoming a Command Line Ninja

A talk detailing the steps to become proficient with the Linux CLI. Following in the Unix Way.

Cryptography 101

A talk detailing the basics and foundation of modern cryptography.

Malware: a Crash Course

A talk giving a crash course in malware, where it comes from, how it’s made, what is it?