About Me


I’m a Software Engineer based in Christchurch, New Zealand.

While I have a lot of experience with both backend and frontend engineering, my expertise these days is mostly focused around data engineering. I work with big data on a daily basis in my current role.

Some things I know a bit about in no particular order:

  • Linux
  • Java
  • Python
  • Kotlin
  • Scala
  • Apache Druid
  • Apache Kafka
  • Hadoop
  • Apache Spark
  • Docker
  • Amazon Web Services
  • SQL
  • Typescript
  • Angular
  • CSS
  • Bash
  • Avro
  • Scrum
  • Kanban
  • Avro

Feel free to get in touch with me at dave@cloventt.net. I use ProtonMail and if you do too, our conversation will be end-to-end encrypted.