“I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.”
- Xunzi (ca 313-238 BC), Confucian Devotional Writing
SRE | DevOps | Python Developer @ Tencent
David Lu has over 5 years of experience in development and maintenance of commercial 7*24 platform and industry applications using Python, Shell and Java, with expertise in Linux system administration & Hadoop cluster administration, cloud computing, continuous delivery and monitoring automation.
He obtained B.Eng. in Communication Engineering from the Xi’an University of Posts and Telecommunications, China in 2009. From 2009 to 2014, he served as the Senior Software Engineer (DevOps/SRE) at Tencent Inc. (SEHK: 0700) — a multinational, nearly 30,000 employees, market cap over US$180 billion technology company specializing in Internet-related services and products with nearly a billion users, which functions like Facebook, Google, Amazon, and Twitter all rolled into one. Their products include social networking (instant messenger QQ, mobile messaging app WeChat, etc.), online entertainment, e-commerce, online advertising services, media, search, cloud computing, and software.
His main responsiblity in Tencent is designing and implementing service-based system automation and monitoring architecture, and responsible for the availability, stability and efficiency of online & offline services like bank-level billing & accounting services, cluster management and real-time Advertising Recommender platform.