Erdem Bayrak has worked at Bilgi Teknolojileri ve İletişim Kurumu (BTK) since 2006 and is currently in charge of overseeing the .tr Domain Name Management System (also known as TRABIS).

Prior to that, he worked as an assistant specialist at Türk Telekom in 2005 and in the private sector. In the IP/MPLS network of Türk Telekom, he was a pioneer in establishing DNS infrastructure with ANYCAST architecture.

Erdem studied at Çankaya University, Türkiye, between 1999-2004 and graduated as a computer engineer in 2004.