Aaron Ling

Aaron Ling is senior director of engineering at Ancestry.com. He oversees the company’s data engineering efforts to implement Big Data strategies, such as creating efficient and scalable data warehouse and Hadoop pipelines, log messaging and DNA data processing. Aaron came to Ancestry.com with over 10 years of experience in various manager and developer roles at such companies as IBM DemandTec and Ariba. He holds an M.S. in Computer Science from Yale University and a B.S. in Computer Science from Nanjing University. When he’s not busy solving complex engineering problems you'll find him spending time with his family or playing video games when alone.