Clay Haynes is a talented individual that enjoys the new challenges (and opportunities!) that are facing next generation networks, both large and small. He has been involved with networking and server technologies for over fifteen years, and has worked his way to becoming a Senior Network Security Engineer at Twitter. Prior to working at Twitter, Clay worked at Nexum, Inc. and CentraComm Ltd. as a consultant to assist other companies with their networking and server need. As such, he is always striving to design, implement and maintain the "more perfect" network users. He is always eager to learn a new technology or technique as there are never enough tools in the toolbox for solving problems in modern networking environments.
Clay has achieved two of the highest certifications from Juniper Networks, the JNCIE-SEC (Certification Number #69) and the JNCIE-ENT (Certification Number #492). He is also certified as a Pulse Secure Certified Instructor and Palo Alto Networks Certified Network Security Instructor. Outside of the of the certifications above, Clay is currently an active Juniper Ambassador to provide the latest network news on multiple social media platforms. He has contributed to multiple Juniper Day One guides to solve both old and new problems that engineers face in their networks.