Harris Kirk started his passion for computers while completing his MS in Analytical Chemistry. He soon realized programming was way more fun than Chemistry and after a brief stint as a Chemist, he devoted his efforts to writing lab automation systems for pharmaceutical companies. Harris has been having fun (well, usually) in the Java world for over 22 years. He remembers when there were only 4 Java books in Barnes and Noble. For the last 10 years, he has been developing Continuous Delivery and automation systems in the DevOps landscape using Java, Groovy, Gradle, Maven, Jenkins, Git and another tooling.
He plays Ultimate Frisbee even in the Boston winters.