Jesse Adametz

Jesse Adametz

Senior Cloud Operations Engineer at Invoca. Passion for automation, productivity, elegant design, and craft beer.
Santa Barbara, California, US


Senior Cloud Operations Engineer with a focus on creating repeatable processes and systems that people enjoy using. Over the last 8 years I've honed my skills in Data Engineering, Infrastructure Provisioning, Database Development & Analysis, Automation, and Operations.

Work Experience

  • Senior Cloud Operations Engineer, Invoca

    Sep 2017 - Present Recently joined

  • Cloud Operations Engineer, Invoca

    Aug 2016 - Aug 2017 1 year

    Invoca helps the modern marketer optimize for the most important step in the customer journey, the phone call. With Invoca’s Voice Marketing Cloud, marketers can get granular campaign attribution to understand why customers are calling, gain real-time intelligence about who’s calling and analyze what’s being said in conversations.

  • Senior Data Engineer II, Graphiq

    Aug 2013 - Aug 2016 2 years 11 months

    Graphiq is a semantic technology company that instantly delivers deep insights from the world’s data. Since 2010, the company has amassed the world's deepest and most interconnected knowledge graph, encompassing 500 collections, 1 billion entities, 250 billion data points and 25 billion curated relationships.

    • Principal developer of Data team's Ansible managed AWS infrastructure
    • Contributed the pdi-fastjsoninput-plugin to Pentaho's Kettle project
    • Became co-chair of the Training & Development committee, responsible for ensuring and coordinating the continued growth of Graphiq's team
    • Authored and led a 12 week curriculum on Pentaho's Data-Integration (Kettle), which now serves as the foundation of Product Management's onboarding process and enables self-service development of ETL jobs.
    • Developed and maintained Engineering's ETL Scheduler and Pipeline
  • Data Analyst / SQL Developer, Experian

    Jan 2011 - Sep 2013 2 years 8 months

    At Experian I was part of the Autocount team of engineers responsible for the reporting (22M Records/Year) of new and used vehicle sales within the U.S.

    • Developed well structured T-SQL, stored procedures, and SSIS packets to automate and handle all ETL processes
    • Refactored monthly ETL processes, decreasing processing time by 25%
    • Refined monthly commits to Reporting Warehouse, decreasing data transfer time by 50%
  • Setup Configuration Specialist, Aon Hewitt

    Aug 2010 - Dec 2010 4 months

    • Reviewed and executed test (including regression) plans in order to solve system defects
  • Management Information Systems Intern, Lockheed Martin

    Apr 2009 - Aug 2010 1 year 3 months

    As a member of the M-TADS/PNVS Reset team I helped to manage logistics of three program contacts responsible for the maintenance of Apache helicopter systems returning from theater.

    • Developed and maintained loan tracking database and metrics to ensure contract integrity


  • Daily Toolbelt (advanced): Ansible AWS Data (incl. filesystem) Migration Docker Jenkins Percona / MySQL Python
  • Techniques (intermediate): Configuration Management Continuous Integration / Deployment TDD
  • Other (intermediate): Bash Java JavaScript Kafka PHP


  • Mangement Information Systems, Bachelor of Science,  University of Central Florida

    Jun 2006 - Aug 2010

  • Computer Programming & Analysis, Associate of Science,  Valencia College

    Jan 2012 - Apr 2013


  • Winner: Fuelzee,  Startup Weekend Orlando

    Awarded on: Nov 2012

    Fuelzee is like Foursquare for gas stations, but with real-time rewards. We help you find the cheapest gas near you, and give you rewards on things like Snickers, Slurpee’s, Slim-Jims, and gas!"

Volunteer Work

  • Docker Santa Barbara Meetup Organizer,  Docker

    May 2016 - Present

    Organize monthly meetup events to discuss all things Docker.

  • Hour of Code Volunteer,

    Dec 2015 - Dec 2015

    Worked with a 2nd grade class at Leonora Fillmore Elementary School in Lompoc, CA to introduce them to Computer Science and help with's interactive learning lessons.