Joe Purdy

Engineering Leader

Engineering leader with over a decade of professional experience with focuses on software development, technical support, managing engineering teams, and developing scalable cloud services. A native of the Pacific Northwest, Joe enjoys hiking, strong coffee, and finding remote locations where his email can't keep up.

Work Experience


Staff Site Reliability Engineer | Aug 2022 - Current

Senior Software Engineer, Developer Experience | Oct 2021 - Jul 2022

Senior Site Reliability Engineer | Nov 2020 - Sep 2021

Western Governors University

Senior Site Reliability Engineer | Jul 2020 - Nov 2020

Site Reliability Engineer | Nov 2017 - Jul 2020

Test Engineer | Apr 2017 - Nov 2017

Technical Support Engineer | Oct 2016 - Apr 2017


QA Automation Engineer | Nov 2014 - Oct 2016



Reducing Engineering Drag One Keystroke at a Time

Feb 2022

Profile of the new Developer Experience team I founded within

Pairing Pair-fection

Feb 2021

Authored a blog post for discussing the pair programming process I use to grow my team's skills.

Personal Website/Blog

Jan 2015

I sporadically publish blog posts on various technical subjects on my personal website.

Contact Information



Phone: +1-503-348-1216