Jess Modini

Senior Technologist at AWS

Jess Modini is an IT leader, lecturer and cyber security researcher. She has over 13 years’ experience working in both technical and management roles across public and private sector engineering, cyber security and project management. Jess is currently a Senior Technologist at Amazon Web Services. Prior, she was the Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) Engineering Manager. Jess is passionate about security, global cyber threat intelligence sharing and multidisciplinary approaches to cyber resilience.

Jess holds 5 Master’s qualifications in Cybersecurity Operations, Systems Engineering, Space Operations, Project Management and International Relations (Security). She is currently undertaking a Doctorate in Cyber Security, focussing on applications of epidemiology to cyber security (Cyber Epidemiology) for malware propagation analysis at scale.