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Dynamic and results-oriented DevOps Engineer with over 10 years of experience, demonstrating a proven track record of spearheading transformative initiatives in software development, deployment, and infrastructure management. Adept at seamlessly integrating development and operations to enhance efficiency, reliability, and scalability across diverse environments. Possesses a unique blend of technical expertise, strategic vision, and collaborative leadership to drive organizational success in fast-paced, agile environments.  


DR Financial Services Houston, TX (Remote) | DevOps Engineer | August 2018 – Present

• Established best practices for CI/CD workflows in collaboration with cross-functional teams, resulting in enhanced development efficiency and code quality.
• Thrived in startup environments characterized by agility and rapid growth, where resource optimization and scalability are paramount.
• Developed and implemented containerization strategies using Docker and Kubernetes, optimizing resource utilization by 30%.
• Created and automated CI/CD pipelines using Jenkins, Maven, SonarQube, and Nexus, streamlining software delivery processes.
• Efficiently managed and deployed applications across Kubernetes clusters using ArgoCD, ensuring seamless deployment and scalability.
• Deployed and configured VPC and Kubernetes Clusters in AWS using Terraform scripts, achieving robust and scalable infrastructure.
• Implemented and maintained monitoring tools like Prometheus and Grafana, ensuring proactive identification and resolution of issues.
• Managed Nexus Repository for Artifact Builds, optimizing artifact management and version control processes.
• Utilized configuration management tools like Ansible to ensure consistency across multiple environments and reduce errors.
• Proficient in AWS services including S3, RDS, Route 53, IAM, EKS, Secrets Manager, and ECR.

iCARE MEDICAL Houston, TX | Linux System Administrator | November 2014 – August 2018

• Upgrading and configuring system software based on project needs.
• Installing, configuring, and maintaining hardware to meet DoD compliance standards.
• Configured essential networking components such as DNS, DHCP, and NFS, while also troubleshooting TCP/IP setups.
• Installed, deployed, and configured both physical and virtual servers, including Windows and RHEL/CentOS, contributing to a robust infrastructure.
• Oversaw the creation of user accounts and profiles on Windows and Linux systems, facilitating efficient access management.
• Facilitated streamlined access control and remote desktop capabilities on Windows servers by configuring Active Directory and Remote Desktop Access.
• Maintained and managed a heterogeneous server environment consisting of windows, Linux, and Unix servers, ensuring a remarkable 99.9% uptime.
• Exhibited excellent communication and presentation skills to effectively interact with diverse customers and team members.
• Managing hardware and software inventories.
• Administering data retention and recovery for all networks.


Master of Business Administration: Project Management (2018)
Anderson University | Anderson, IN

Bachelor of Arts in Strategic Communications (2014)
University of Johannesburg | Johannesburg, South Africa

• AWS DevOps Engineer
• Certified Kubernetes Administration
• Project Management Professional | Project Management Institute
• Certified Scrum Master | Scrum Alliance