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Sam Hays

For the last 20 years, I have been responsible for engineering projects across Security, IAM, Automation & Development, and Infrastructure design and implementation. During my tenure at Splunk I have spent time with our user community, product management, and engineering teams. Today I work as a Senior Software Engineer focused on the some of our internal and user-facing technologies.

Official Title:

Senior Software Engineer

What You REALLY Do:

Design systems, write software, solve problems.


Computer Science, Music, Literature

Favorite Quote:

"Focus is a matter of deciding what things you're not going to do."

-John Carmack

Favorite Album:

Ludwin van Beethoven: Complete Piano Sonatas by Daniel Barenboim

First Day At Splunk:

June 10, 2019

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