About Colby Palmer
Greetings! I am an experienced technology executive with a strong platform engineering background, known for building high-performance application platforms, mentoring dynamic software development teams, and managing rapid growth.
I am an energetic team leader who is deeply technical, hands-on and committed to my craft. I have a proven track record of attracting and retaining top talent and fostering a positive, collaborative team culture. Familiarity with all parts of a platform stack give me a unique ability to see how all the pieces fit together and communicate between teams.
What I Do
- Technology team leadership and developer process tuning
- Platform architecture and content management systems
- E-commerce / marketplace / subscription payment platforms
- High-availability, autoscaling cloud server configuration
- Django/Python application development
- HTML5/CSS3 responsive web design
- Interface design / UX / product development
- Page scraping, Web bots, video/audio/text chat, search backends, etc…
Some things I enjoy working with, in no particular order:
I build things just for fun, and maintain some open-source software:
I’ve been lucky enough to work with a lot of world-class Internet and entertainment brands:
I’m also a musician (guitar, trumpet and more), music fiend, beach runner, father, husband, lizard owner, and foodie.