Pete Dillon

Director of Information Technology

San Diego Zoo Global


Tips and Info:

  • In the current workforce, you'll be best served if you bring something specific to the table.

  • Specialists are more valuable than generalists.

  • As you think about what to focus on, consider the speed of change in the IT industry.

  • The recent enactment of the CCPA shows that consumer privacy may be a growth area for careers.

  • DevOps is an excellent career focus.

  • Those who are successful in DevOps understand the linkage between what people want and what can be done technologically.

  • Data Warehousing is another great focus.

  • Being able to find predictability with data is extremely sought after by businesses.