Mauricio joined ICANN in October 2013 to work with the DNS Engineering team (DNSeng) under the Security and Network Engineering (SaNE) branch of E&IT.
Within DNSeng he's part of the team in charge of engineering and operate all things related to the ICANN Managed Root Server (IMRS) and ICANN domain name portafolio. He's also member of the RSSAC Caucus and co-chair of the LACNOG DNS-WG
Prior to joining ICANN, Mauricio served for more than seven years as a Senior DNS Admin in NIC Chile were he worked on the deployment of .CL ccTLD including DNS Operations, Anycasting, DNSSEC, and many other SysAdmin related jobs. During this time he was a regular participant in DNS-OARC, ICANN, IETF, NANOG, LACNOG and RIPE forums
Mauricio holds a Computer science engineer degree from UTFSM and is a native spanish speaker.