Jason Charcalla

Senior Cloud Engineer

“The secret ingredient to success is fun!"

“I wouldn’t want to get caught up the creek without one!"

With over 18 years of IT engineering experience, Jason has worked on some of the worlds largest radio telescopes and fastest super computersHe has expertise in a range of technical disciplines including Linux admin, highperformance storage, private clouds, containers, SDN, and HPCAt Lirio, Jason continues to push the technology envelope while assisting with automated cloud infrastructure.

LinkedIn: LinkedIn.com/in/jcharcalla


Fun Facts:

Mac or PC:  Mac on my desktop, but Linux is where the real magic happens.”

Favorite artist:  A little bit of everything. 

Favorite thing as a child: Building tree houses, riding my bicycle, and camping. 

Special hobbies/interests:Kayak adventures, traveling, and astrophotography.

Location: “I grew up on the shores of Lake Erie and spent some time in Ohio and West Virginia before relocating to the Knoxville area 5+ years ago.” 

 Other: “My college roommates and I were once voted the worst band on the internet, fitting title since none of us actually played any instruments.”