Daniel Paik is an Executive Vice President at Samsung SDS leading software engineering and development for the Samsung Cloud Platform (SCP). Dan leads the team that builds and develops features for SCP including IaaS (compute, network, storage), managed services (database, firewalls, load balancers, etc.), as well as container based services and serverless functions. Prior to Samsung SDS, Dan was a Product Manager at Google working on Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE) where he led Kubernetes features in stateful sets, node and OS management, GPU support in k8s, and UI. Dan has been a featured speaker at numerous events such as Google GCP Next, Open Source Summit, Apigee Adapt or Die, Google Cloud on Air, GCP Next Japan, etc.
Prior to Google, Dan was a software development manager at Amazon leading the engineering and development of back end payment processing systems.