About

Published by erlfon on Monday, June 1, 2020

Skilled DevOps Engineer with 10+ years of hands-on experience supporting, automating, and optimizing mission critical deployments in AWS, leveraging configuration management, CI/CD, and DevOps processes.

EDUCATION
NORTHWEST VERMONT UNIVERSITY - Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems

EXPERIENCE
TRADELOT, DevOps Engineer 2016 - Current

  • Create and maintain fully automated CI/CD pipelines for code deployment using Octopus Deploy and PowerShell
  • Actively manage, improve, and monitor cloud infrastructure on AWS, EC2, S3, and RDS, including backups, patches, and scaling
  • Reduced costs by ~$3,000 each month by eliminating unnecessary servers and consolidating databases
  • Built and deployed Docker containers to break up monolithic app into microservices, improving developer workflow, increasing scalability, and optimizing speed

CLOUD CLEARWATER, DevOps Engineer 2011 - 2015

  • Wrote Puppet manifests and modules to deploy, configure, and manage servers
  • Automated build and deployment using Jenkins to reduce human error and speed up production processes
  • Reduced deployment time for critical agile project infrastructure from ~1 month to 2 days
  • Installed and configured Nagios to constantly monitor network bandwidth, memory usage, and hard drive status
  • Managed GitHub repositories and permissions, including branching and tagging

SKILLS

  • Configuration management using Puppet, Ansible, and Chef
  • Knowledge of Python, C/C++, and Java
  • Version control systems: Git, Subversion, and Perforce
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