Category Archives: Meet the Engineer

Meet the Engineer: Mark Grover

Categories: Bigtop Community Hive Meet the Engineer

Mark Grover

In this installment, meet Cloudera Software Engineer/Apache Bigtop Committer Mark Grover (@mark_grover).

What do you do at Cloudera and in which Apache project are you involved?
I’m a Software Engineer at Cloudera, involved mostly with Apache Bigtop, an open source project aimed at building a community around packaging and interoperability testing of projects in the Apache Hadoop ecosystem.

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Meet the Engineer: Kathleen Ting

Categories: Flume Hadoop Meet the Engineer Sqoop Support ZooKeeper

In this installment of “Meet the Engineer”, get to know Customer Operations Engineering Manager/Apache Sqoop committer Kathleen Ting (@kate_ting).

What do you do at Cloudera, and in what open-source projects are you involved?
I’m a support manager at Cloudera, and an Apache Sqoop committer and PMC member. I also contribute to the Apache Flume and Apache ZooKeeper mailing lists and organize and present at meetups, as well as speak at conferences,

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Meet the Engineer: Marcel Kornacker

Categories: Impala Meet the Engineer

Marcel Kornacker

In this installment of “Meet the Engineer”, meet Marcel Kornacker, the architect of the Cloudera Impala open-source real-time query engine for Apache Hadoop.

What do you do at Cloudera?

I’m a tech lead at Cloudera, working on the Cloudera Impala team. And although it’s not in my formal title, I’m also the architect of Impala. What that means in practice is that I have the very enviable but demanding job of not only creating Impala requirements,

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Meet the Engineer-Turned-Product Manager: Eva Andreasson

Categories: CDH Meet the Engineer

Eva

In this installment of “Meet the Engineer”, meet Eva Andreasson (@EvaAndreasson), a former Java programmer currently working with Cloudera engineers as the product manager for CDH.

What do you do at Cloudera?

Although I have an engineering background and a past as a Java Virtual Machine (JVM) coder, I actually do not work as an engineer presently. Rather, I work very closely with engineering every day,

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Meet the Engineer: Todd Lipcon

Categories: Community Hadoop HBase Meet the Engineer

Todd

In this installment of “Meet the Engineers”, meet Todd Lipcon (@tlipcon), PMC member/committer for the Hadoop, HBase, and Thrift projects.

What do you do at Cloudera, and in which Apache project are you involved?

I’m a software engineer in Cloudera’s Platform Engineering group, more specifically on the HDFS team. In my time at Cloudera I’ve also done a significant amount of work on other components of CDH including Hue,

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