Zak Islam
Full Name
Zak Islam
Job Title
Head of Engineering, Tech Teams
Speaker bio
Zak Islam joined Atlassian in 2018. Zak has served in various roles at Atlassian, most recently as Head of Engineering for Tech Teams composing of products such as Jira Service Desk and initiatives such as Jira Platform and Cloud Migration. Zak’s teams focus on delivering highly secure, reliable, and scale capabilities to Jira and Atlassian customers. Prior to Atlassian, Zak was with Amazon Web Services (AWS) in leadership roles across Messaging and Workflow products between 2012 and 2018. Previous to that Zak operated in technical leadership roles across companies such as Varicent Software and Infor.
Zak holds a Bachelor of Science, Computer Science from Ryerson University in Toronto, Canada.