Ryan Hornbeck 

LinkedIn Profile


Currently building Multi-Cloud Platform in support of Studio Operations.  Consultant on Big Data and Cloud Compute Platforms.

Production-level, petabyte-scale development, deployment and operations expertise for Cloudera and MapR Hadoop Ecosystems (accredited), experienced in Enterprise Hortonworks HDP deployments.  Multidisciplinary systems integrator and engineer, with a focus on Hadoop Ecosystems, Business Intelligence, Analytics, and Geospatial systems design and deployment.

Designed Federated Architecture for Hadoop, KPI reporting and Quantitative Analytics. Successfully performance tuned Production Pipeline Hadoop systems..  Successfully performed Big Data cluster migration between datacenters. Successfully performed multiple cluster upgrades and service migrations.  Successfully built DEV/QA and INT Cloudera clusters using CDH 4.3, CDH 4.5 and 5.2.1.  Successfully performed Research and Development for alternate tools and Hadoop distributions (R, OpenGeo/Boundless GIS, MapR, Behemoth, GATE, Zoomdata, Hive, Mahout, Splunk Hunk).  

Evangelist for Big Data, successfully creating DI Big Data Center of Excellence, facilitating outreach between companies and divisions (ongoing).  Performing public speaking engagements and Tech Talks related to Big Data and Quantitative Analytics to senior-level executives.

Specialties: Hadoop, MapR, Cloudera, RStudio, OpenGeo, Geospatial Systems, Big Data Analytics, Puppet, ArcGIS, ArcCatalog, ArcIMS, ArcSDE, JBoss, Windows, CentOS/RedHat/Tuned Chaos, Web Development, VMware, IBM Rational Software Modeling, Rational ReqPro/ReqProWeb, Microsoft SharePoint, MSSQL, ClearCase, ClearQuest, Joomla, Berkeley DB,  Insight,  Windows Server 2003/2008, Windows XP/7/8,  DCGS-IC, Rally, SETA, IIS, DoD, Intelligence Community, O&M, Operations, Maintenance, CloudStack, Xen, AWS, GCE, Azure, 3D Render Pipelines, DevOps