Joan Aguilar Fargas

AVP of Engineering, AT&T DIRECTV

Joan Aguilar Fargas

Speaker Bio


Joan is currently the lead architect for DIRECTV’s video streaming platform. In this role, he is responsible for setting the teams’ technical direction, the architectural decisions, and for quality of the backend services and APIs powering DIRECTV’s video apps. In his current as previous roles, Joan has spent a good deal of time focusing on reliability, best practices, and DevOps adoption. His technical background includes software development, cloud infrastructure, systems engineering, and, early on in his career, hardware design and embedded software.