Top 5%
Octavian N.


586 dollar
18 years
Timisoara, ROMANIA

Why I'm Top 5%

  • Superior technical skills
  • 18 years of industry experience
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My experience


Inno SolutionsNovember 2009 - Present

Company Owner.
- Managing a team of web developers and designers to provide customers top quality web sites tailored for their business needs.
- Using Agile methodology to deliver on time results.

Friends 4mediaJune 2016 - October 2017

System Administrator.
- Planning and implementing infrastructure on Amazon Web Services, automation of daily operations and deployments using OpsWorks and Terraform.
- Monitoring applications and infrastructure using NewRelic and custom developed solutions.
- Implementation of the Aerospike cluster for high availability using NoSQL database.
- Providing support for the development teams and helping with loading testing and performance optimization.
- Management of the ElasticSearch clusters, RDS and Aerospike clusters.
- Backup implementation and security solutions.

Macmillan Digital EducationAugust 2014 - February 2016

Linux System Administrator.
- Migrating and managing the application's architecture for several projects from Heroku to AWS cloud.
- Centralization management using OpsWorks and other related technologies.
- Architecture implementation on Aliyun cloud in China using OpsWorks solution.

Information Security Media GroupDecember 2012 - January 2015

Linux System Administrator.
- Providing support for editors and the development team.
- Working on migration planning to the Rackspace cloud. - Implementing centralized AV solutions using Kaspersky / Vipre.
- Setting-up new machine's automation using custom created ISO.

mEgoSeptember 2007 - November 2009

IT Consultant.
- Linux System Administrator of RHEL servers on dedicated infrastructure.
- Providing support for the development team and working on the optimization of application performance.
- Managing web application transition to AWS cloud from dedicated infrastructure.
- Auto scaling the environment using Scalr 3rd party solution.
- Loading testing of cloud infrastructure and optimization for horizontal scaling.
- Admin interface development in PHP (logs, reports, etc).

FreelanceAugust 2006 - September 2007

IT Consultant.
- Linux System Administrator.
- LAMP configuration/optimization.
- Mail servers.
- PHP developer.

RCS&RDSJune 2005 - October 2006

- Customer technical support.
- Tracking customer issues via ticketing system and provide resolutions to problems.
- Providing technical support for field teams.
- Monitoring infrastructure's health.

Bensoft TelecomSeptember 2003 - April 2004

Linux System Administrator.
- Servers administration and service configuration for ISP.
- Website maintenance.
- Mail server setup.
- Bandwidth allocation and monitoring.
- Technical support for customers.

My stack

Zend Framework, XML, WordPress, Windows, UNIX, Terraform, SVN, Shell Scripting, Scrum, RHEL, PHP, Perl, NoSQL, MySQL, Linux, LAMP, JSON, Git, ElasticSearch, DevOps, Debian, CentOS, Bash scripting, AWS, Amazon EC2, Agile