Captain Austen Bryan is the Chief Operations Officer for LevelUP Cyber Works at Joint Base San Antonio, Lackland Air Force Base Texas. In this capacity Captain Bryan acts as the solution train engineer responsible for delivering over $50M in capability including standing up the initial continuous integration and continuous delivery pipeline for developers, increasing capability across legacy cyber platforms and developing a new container-based cloud platform for the future. Captain Bryan executes the vision and ensures delivery across three agile release trains in order to deliver value to over 130 different organizations.
Captain Bryan received his commission from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Reserve Officer Training Corps program. He entered active duty in February of 2011. Captain Bryan went to receive his Master of Business Administration from Oklahoma State University. He has experience leading both military and industry partners to develop, acquire, and sustain world class weapon systems. Prior to his current position, the captain has worked in directed energy systems for the Missile Defense Agency and led engineering sustainment of operational missile warning satellites for Air Force Space Command.