Nicki Watt is the Chief Technology Officer for OpenCredo having joined the company in 2011 as a senior consultant.
Nicki is responsible for the overall direction and leadership of technical engagements within OpenCredo. A firm believer in a hands on, pragmatic approach to delivering business value for clients, Nicki actively engages with teams and clients to solve and address challenging problems.
Over the years at OpenCredo Nicki has worn many hats which has included the development, delivery and leading of large scale platform and application development projects involving Cloud, Containers and PaaS. Enabling innovation through practices and approaches such as DevOps and CI/CD supported by programmable infrastructure, as well as focusing on data driven architectures and solutions within the NoSQL/BigData space.
Nicki is also co-author of Neo4J in Action, and was a committer on the original Spring Data Neo4j project. Always wanting to share her experience and knowledge, she has been a program committee member for the Goto London conferences, and can herself regularly be seen speaking at meetups and conferences. Before OpenCredo, Nicki was a Systems Architect for Sony Computer Entertainment.