Sam Gibson


I enjoy building things.

I've worked across a range of industries & domains, including: several successful startups, large financial institutions, media companies, airlines, and retail.

I'm a zealous enthusiast of open source.


Optiver Asia Pacific (Australia)

IT Lead: Japan Markets: Execution Speed & Success - January 2016 - Present

ThoughtWorks (Australia, India, South Africa, New Zealand)

Lead Developer Consultant - September 2011 - November 2015

Socrata (Seattle)

Software Engineer - December 2007 to July 2011

Thriva / The Active Network (Seattle)

Software Engineer - April 2006 to October 2007


Other Projects & Experience

Selected Open Source Contributions

Selected Side Projects


Surfing, canyoning, BJJ, travel, and general all-around adventure.