Russ Biringer is a staff software engineer at The Home Depot. Russ has over 30 years of experience driving innovation and excellence in IT operations. Russ began his career in IT as a UNIX administrator at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida and has been employed by The Home Depot for the past 24 years. Russ leads a team of Dev/Ops engineers that work to improve the performance, resilience, and efficiency of critical infrastructure components. Russ has been working with Workload Automation for 18 years, first as a user, and more recently as the lead Workload Automation administrator. Russ is married and is a father to 2 sons and 2 stepsons. In his spare time, Russ enjoys hiking, photography, martial arts, and racing remote control cars competitively.