Tyler Thompson

Tyler Thompson

Senior Cloud Engineer

As a Cloud and infrastructure engineer at Bixal, Tyler is maintaining a production-ready Kubernetes configuration for hosting Drupal sites that is cloud-provider agnostic. He is also developing Terraform infrastructure as code to create a packaged solution for a data analytics pipeline.

Before coming to Bixal, Tyler attended Virginia Tech, where he received his B.S. in computer science. He also holds a CompTIA Security+ certification. When he’s not at work, Tyler gives his time to the Open Source Community and enjoys learning about technology. He considers learning Linux one of his most-exciting adventures. In his free time, Tyler likes gardening, exploring nature trails, calisthenic exercise and video games.


  • Linux System Administration
  • Infrastructure as Code
  • Amazon Web Services
  • Microsoft Azure
  • Linux Containers
  • Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery

Bucket List

Go to another planet.