Hey, Iā€™m Scott Griffiths

I'm an Engineering enthusiast in the area of software delivery and an avid hiker

Sydney city from Pyrmont.

A Trainer, Learner, Builder and destroyer of things, dad, spartan , hiker and into all things automation šŸ¤–.

These are some of my thoughts, ideas and stories from my life, both on the work front and personal.

Popular Blogs

Software Test Automation - - > The Functional checks

[Tech] A look at each functional testing discipline and how we can use a distributed approach to test and automate better

Performance Engineering - The Reliability Edition

[Tech] Better understand and define Reliability through performance methodologies and principles

Victoria to Blackheath in the Blue Mountains, NSW

[Hike] Day hike through the Blue gum forest

Climbing Mt Kilimanjaro - Tanzania, Africa

[Hike] 6 days hiking Kili via the Marangu gate path

A cheats guide to serverless standards (AWS edition)

[Tech] Good practice / design conciderations when it comes to implementing FaaS and serverless solutions



  • Canyoning and abseiling in the Blue Mountains

    05/21 - A Half day of abseiling training and then half day abseiling in the Jugglar canyon, NSW Australia

  • TestingConf Conference: Presentation on Continuous Automation

    04/21 - A presentation on Continuous Automation, looking at how we can diversify our test approaches by using DevOps and SRE principles within Performance, Security, Chaos and Functional automation. And collectively presenting these using Observability metrics

  • New year hike: Mt Victoria to Blackheath

    01/21 - Mt Vic to Blackheath in the Blue Mountains NSW. 33km and 14.5 hours of hiking (12 hours moving). Track had suffered a lot of fire and water damage and hadnt been used in sometime


  • Completed the 6 foot hike in the blue mountains

    06/20 - 3rd attempt at this hike after the fires, floods and then Coronovirus, We finally managed to get this one completed šŸ—»

  • Platforms Consultant @ WooliesX šŸ›

    05/20 to 07/20 - RevIT consultant working on a Developer Enablement piece at WooliesX

  • ā›… Cloud Infra Consultant @ Qantas šŸ›«

    09/19 to 04/20 - RevIT consultant, based at Qantas

  • šŸ… Great Ocean road - Walk

    03/20 : We spent 2 days walking the Great Ocean Road (98.7km), Victoria, Australia

    • šŸŽø 3 Concerts and an Opera

      Jan 29th to 1st Feb: 29th - Opera (Don Giovanni) | 30th - SOAD (Tribute) | 31st - Fat Boy Slim | 1st - Billy Idol