Remote DevOps Team Lead within a platform that connects and protects entire infrastructures from-the-cloud.
Receiving business goals and negotiating their delivery for a cross-functional team of 5 people.
Building the high-level plan for the product roadmap and also helping the team build a low-level plan which gets updated on a daily basis.
Helping the team prepare an increment which gets demonstrated every two weeks in the product review meeting.
Remote DevOps Engineer (December 2018 - February 2019)
Autonomously handled the Infrastructure as Code (AWS and on-premises KVM) with Terraform and the configuration management with Puppet. This included multiple environments and 10+ modules written by me.
Built KVM images using Packer.
Configured Bind9 (DNS) and Kea (DHCP), log monitoring with Elasticsearch/Kibana and metrics monitoring with Prometheus/Alertmanager/Grafana.
Dockerized the Golang applications using Alpine Linux and Docker multistage builds. I ran them into EKS (Kubernetes) and on EC2s.
Configured the EKS using Cloudformation and Terraform including AutoScalingGroups, Cluster Autoscaler, spot instances and Cloudwatch alarms.
Installed Gitlab and Gitlab Runners into EKS using Helm charts and configured pipelines for all the projects (10+) to build/deploy/test the code, including for Terraform, Packer and Puppet.
Used many other AWS technologies like IAM, S3, KMS, RDS, Cloudfront, Route53, ECR.
Remote DevOps Engineer foran independent organization that facilitates standards development, product certification, testing, auditing, education and risk management for public health and the environment.
Managed two Kubernetes clusters (staging/prod) using Rancher and AWS EKS.
Deployed and configured applications running on these clusters, including Elasticsearch, Grafana, Prometheus, FluentD, Kafka, Redis, Sentry.
I either used Helm charts, or wrote deployments, config maps etc. myself.
DevOps Engineer / Scrum Master / Agile Coach for a technology services company, a subsidiary of Orange Romania.
Handled the infrastructure on OpenStack with Terraform and configuration management with Ansible.
Dockerized applications and created deployment pipelines in Gitlab.
Wrote deployment configs to deploy applications in Kubernetes and OpenShift.
Configured monitoring with Nagios/Sensu, Prometheus and ELK.
Scrum Master responsibilities:
Scrum Master for a collocated team of 7 people developing an internal product used by ~150 internal users.
Agile Coach responsibilities:
Worked with ~50 people from multiple distributed teams to deliver a new infrastructure (IaaS, PaaS) and migrate/adapt/develop applications for Orange Money (more details here: https://orangemoney.orange.fr/).
Worked with the project managers/product owners to synchronize work using traditional and Agile practices.
Facilitated teams formations, communication, collaboration, technical aspects and innovation.
Service Engineer (June 2014 - April 2016)
Provided L2/L3 support and technical expertise for a VAS e-recharge solution vastly used throughout Africa.
Did 24/7/365 operations, implemented supervision, extracted reports from logs and databases.
Platform Administration, Internet & Data Support Engineer within a new and dynamic telecommunication brand, offering complete, innovative, simplified and customized mobile and fix communication services for a vast customers’ community.
Configuration and maintenance tasks on Linux / Unix / Solaris / HP-UX systems and on MySQL/ Sybase databases.
Developed Bash scripts for reporting and network management systems.
Raised and followed up CSRs to vendors when needed.
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