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Jim Blackhurst Senior Solutions ArchitectMongoDB

Jim is a 20 year veteran of the games industry, most recently as Live Operations Manager on titles such as Tomb Raider, Deus Ex, Hitman and Just Cause.   Recently, Jim gave it all up to become a Solutions Architect at MongoDB but inevitably you can never really leave the games industry so Jim now heads up MongoDB’s Scaled Gaming Practice, advising Games industry customers all over the world how they can be agile with data.  When not designing efficient queries for multi-dimensional leaderboards, Jim enjoys flying racing drones, spending time with his kids, and is getting very excited about KSP2.