Brett Uyeshiro is Director of Software Engineering at Pandora, where he serves as chief architect and leader of the company’s big data infrastructure. Since joining Pandora in 2008 as a Senior Software Engineer, he has managed the software development of key analytics, storage and commerce systems. Highlights of his tenure at the company include developing a petabyte scale data warehouse, reporting and ETL system in addition to a high volume stats collection service which handles billions of requests a day. Prior to joining Pandora, Brett worked in various software development roles at Xoom, Invois, Pets.com and Kenamea. Brett received his BA in Economics from the University of California, Santa Barbara.