Meet the Instructor

Richard Ortega

Richard Ortega is a cloud architect and application developer focused on enabling enterprise solutions using open source tooling, on-premise or cloud-based software. He has a focus on web services inside of a microservices architecture via Docker. He has a passion for building intuitive developer applications, platforms and APIs. Most recently, Ortega helped build and architect the next generation of backend services for Boeing’s connected cabin. He’s also consulted with teams at AT&T, Microsoft and various startups. He loves coding in Ruby/Rails and JavaScript while dabbling in new languages and frameworks.