Michael Gorven is a Production Engineer at Facebook, where he works on the Web Foundation team and previously Instagram. He fixes things when they break, improves the reliability of the system, helps engineer it to scale, and reverts diffs. Previously he was an early employee at South African startup Nimbula. Michael grew up in Durban and holds a BSc in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Cape Town. He currently lives in London with his wife and two young children after spending five years in California.