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To me, #BeBrave means not being afraid of trying a new approach.

Valeri is a driven and dependable data operations engineer who is instrumental in establishing repeatable data management processing standards, procedures and best practices. His breadth of development expertise encompasses more than 15 years of experience designing data storage and processing systems, creating scalable solutions for managing data and developing and analyzing data business requirements. Valeri leverages his extensive experience with Python, MySQL, Git version control, PHP, HTML and CSS to support CHIEF’s numerous government, commercial and nonprofit clients. In fact, it’s Valeri’s versatile data dexterity that makes him sought after by CHIEF clients and team-members alike.

Valeri earned a PhD in Physical Oceanography and an BS/MS in Physics from Moscow University.


Crimea, Ukraine.

Noteworthy Story or Next Adventure

I’d love to visit London, there’s a lot to see in the UK!

Favorite App/Book/Pub

Time Magazine.

DC Go-to's

The National Mall of course!