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Matt Mitchell studied music synthesis and performance at Boston’s, Berklee college of Music. Soon after, he was bitten by the coding bug; and he hasn’t looked back ever since. A passionate technologist, he has worked in many different areas of software development and is active in several open source communities. He had his first experiences with Lucene and Solr in 2008 at the University of Virginia Library, where he became a core contributor to an open source search platform called Backlight. Matt is the author of an OSS project called RSolr, which has had over 1 million downloads from rubygems.org. He has been responsible for the design and implementation of search systems at several tech companies, and is currently a senior member of the engineering team at LucidWorks where he’s working on a next generation search, discovery and analytics platform
You can contact Matt at https://www.linkedin.com/in/mattmitchell4