Julie Burkett

Julie Burkett is a Principal Solutions Engineer focused on enabling MetLife’s digital transformation.  An innovator in the STEM field, Julie most recently led the infrastructure design and deployment of MetLife’s Global Sales and Servicing Platform. As a part of this cloud-native initiative, she helped MetLife reduce costs and productize the Platform leveraging Microservices Architecture and Docker Data Center.

A 25 year technology veteran, Julie’s experience in the design of development environments and supporting enterprise infrastructure, have enabled her to personally witness and participate in the evolution of infrastructure from physical systems in private datacenters to software designed service offerings in the cloud.

Julie is a graduate of NC State University.  She and her husband, John, reside in Bear Creek, NC where they raise Reining Horses and Working German Shepherd Dogs.  She enjoys helping people and animals in need and petting the couples’ many, many cats!