Malcolm Mallardi works to provide a stable platform for many of the Simons Foundation’s initiatives and brands. His duties include advising software engineering teams, performing large data transfers and focusing on computing and server security. Since late 2015, he has brought his extensive background in automation to continually monitor and modernize the foundation’s server infrastructure. He works closely with research partners and cohorts to make certain that analytical data is disseminated properly. He is also a passionate member of the Linux community, having contributions in the Linux kernel amongst several other open source and free software projects.