Cory Watson is an engineer at Stripe, leading high impact, customer-focused projects around reliability. Cory started his journey of observability as an SRE at Twitter, founded the observability team at Stripe, and spent time at vendors SignalFx and Splunk. He is a strong voice in the observability community, through OSS, popular tweets, blog posts, and speaking engagements.
Cory has over 20 years of software engineering experience and is an active founder/contributor of several successful Open Source projects. Before finding his passion for reliability, he worked in several industries such as e-commerce, consulting, healthcare, and fintech.