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Max Tkach

Technical Leader & Supervisor @ CloudServices
Buenos Aires, Argentina

Max is Technical Leader at MercadoLibre, e-commerce leader in Latin America. He is part of the CloudServices team, where he and the rest of the team researches and develops solutions to implement, manage and administer our private Openstack Cloud, among several other services.

Prior to joining MercadoLibre, Max worked at The Hebrew University, where he was an IT manager at The Fritz Haber Research Center for Molecular Dynamics, and a sysadmin at the Computation Authority of the University campus.

He has experience with virtualization and HPC infrastructures, specializing in automation, deployment and administration of thousands of servers. He also tweaked various OSes, loving Linux the most, for its versatility and flexibility, as well as it's philosophy. He holds a B.Sc. in Computer Engineering from HUJI.