Daniel is a senior software engineer with extensive and wide-ranging experience including from internal tools to customer-facing websites. He earned his Ph.D. from the Computer Science and Engineering department at UC San Diego. His dissertation focused on novel ways of detecting and analyzing failures in IP networks. While in graduate school he had internships at Microsoft, HP, and Sun Microsystems where he worked on systems and networking problems. Daniel earned his B.S. in Computer Science from Harvey Mudd College.