About Me

My name is Buck. I am a software engineer living and working in Philadelphia. Currently I am working as an independent contractor. I specialize in all things data, with extensive experience in batch and streaming data processing systems. I also know quite a bit about the DevOps world. I would love to work with you! See Contact below.


I help startups build and scale their infrastructure and software. With years of experience in DevOps and in building scalable data pipelines, I am now helping teams that do not have full time DevOps engineers.

Open Source

a popular (3,300+ GitHub stars) shell prompt generator
Clojure job-scheduling library
I have authored several Singer taps, like

At Home

I am a proud husband and father of two (one yet to be born). I have had many hobbies over the years, including:


I can be reached at buck@buckryan.com

My PGP key can be found here