[UPDATE January 2015] I am available for limited engagements in architect and advisory roles. I am an accomplished Systems Administrator, Solutions Architect and Startup Advisor with over 10 years professional experience building infrastructure and platforms for startups, small organizations, the enterprise data center and the cloud. My primary specialties are creating DevOps tool chains, building infrastructure for SaaS, PaaS, IaaS and all things open source. I began my career as a traditional software developer but saw my interests shift towards the intersection of systems and development - now what people refer to as DevOps. My knowledge of programming languages and systems administration allows me to integrate and automate much of my work. Here is a brief sampling of skills and technologies I am currently (2015) working with: Linux - CentOS, Ubuntu, Debian, Amazon Datastores - MySQL, PostgreSQL, Redis, MongoDB, ElasticSearch Monitoring - Monit, Sensu, Graphite, Supervisord, ELK (LogStash) Management - Chef, Ansible, Docker, Etcd Platforms - AWS, Rackspace, Google, Linode, DigitalOcean, Heroku Frameworks - Rails, Pyramid Lanaguages - Ruby, Python, PHP, Go SCM - Git Although not as current I also have experience with OS - RHEL, FreeBSD, Gentoo, NetBSD, Windows Server, HP/UX, AIX Datastores - Memcached Management - Puppet Monitoring - Nagios, Munin, Cacti, RunIt Platforms - Joyent, Azure, EngineYard, Deis Languages - Perl, CoffeeScript, Java, Lua Frameworks - CakePHP, Express, Django, Sinatra VoIP - Call Manager, Asterisk Virtualizatoin - VMware ESx/vSphere, Parallels, Plesk SCM - SVN, Mercurial
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I am a Computer Science Engineer with over 12 years of Java exposure including 8 years of top level industry experience (across multiple continents), which includes developing in embedded Java, embedded C and creating Eclipse plugin solutions (SWT / RCP / OSGi). I excel working using agile development methodologies, as well as have extensive knowledge and experience in various stages of the Software Development Life Cycle. I have also worked on end-to-end Product Development for 2 years, during which I have lead the entire R&D division for automotive products development and also handled the websites and online marketing portals for the company.
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Hello I'm highly experienced, certified engineer ( RHEL cert, Novel cert, MCSA, LPI 3, OpenText ) DevOps engineer with more than 10 years of experience in wide range of projects. Chief of system administrator team in software development company. Freelancer with more then 4 years in oDesk and "five star" rating. Full range of sysadmin support, system architect, security audit, PCI compliance, consulting, automation, DevOps best practices. If you have any project required professional system administration or DevOPS - I could be the one who you are looking for :) http://www.lxpert.info
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I have designed and deployed mid to large scale highly scalable, fault tolerant, automated and secure IT infrastructures using cutting edge complex technologies such as cloud computing, aws/ec2, NoSQL databases, hadoop, load balancers, chef/puppet configuration management systems, varnish cache, nginx/apache web servers, solr search and indexing, virtualization, LAMP and python frameworks, RoR etc. I have worked as a Lead Operations Engineer, IT Manager, managing over 500 server in co located data centers running on various services such as python, java, mysql, postgresql, lamp technologies. Proficient in remote server administration, cloud computing, virtualization etc. I am proficient in libre/open source tools and technologies, command line utilities, scripting, configuration management systems, source code management, computer networks, CMS, Web Frameworks, LAMP, Python/PHP /Ruby on Rails applications deployments etc.and enjoy working on the complex problems and posses excellent troubleshooting skills. I have founded a consulting firm by name Initcron, which is now a AWS Consulting Partner. Initcron specializes in Cloud Computing, Devops, Big Data etc.
I am fluent in English Language. 1. Delphi 3 - XE7, Firemonkey Win32/Win64, MacOSX, IPhone, Android, Datasnap, DevExpress and all major thirdparty components, Customized Controls Development, C++ Header Conversion, Windows API, COM, ActiveX. 2. Visual Studio: C#, VB, ASP.net, WCF, Silverlight, WPF, Entity Framework and all major thirdparty components. 3. Upgrade from Old IDE versions to New versions. 4. Migration from Delphi to/from .Net and other languages. 5. SQL: SQL Server, Oracle DB, Oracle Forms, MS Access, MySQL, SQLLite, PostgreSQL, Intersystems Cache etc. 6. ERP, Manufacturing System. 7. Systems Programming, Cloud Computing. 8. GUI and Graphics designing. 9. Web sites, Web Applications, HTML, CSS.
LINUX BASED SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATION -------------------------------------------------------------- ● System programming using Bash for process automation and integration of different autonomous systems. ● Systems Monitoring using Nagios with PNP4Nagios. Indepth understanding of network monitoring tools like Syslog, SNMP, SSH etc. ● Systems Networking management of IP address space using the domain name system, troubleshooting network related issues, including TCP/IP protocol layer debugging using different packet filtering tools like wireshark, tcpdump etc. ● System Security, shielding of systems from security threats using firewalls like APF and Native iptables based scripts, Smoothwall, IPCop, ● Endian, Cisco ASA 5520, PFSense and other free available open source Linux based gateways. ● System Load Balancing, Using LVS to load balance Apache and Mysql Servers, DRBD and Heartbeat for NFS and other Load Balancers. ● Linux/Apache/Mysql/PHP, Management, Troubleshooting and monitoring using Nagios. ● Advanced MySql administration, with replication, load balancing and clustering. ● Mail, DNS and VPN servers using Exim, PostFix, PowerMTA(port25.com), Bind and OpenVPN respectively. ● Revision history and Patch management using SVN with Trac., git ● Hands on experience on various linux distributions like RHEL, CentOS, Debian, Ubuntu, LinuxMint etc. ● File Systems like FAT32, NTFS, NFS, GFS, XFS, Ext2, Ext3, Ext4 etc. ● Desktop virtualization using Virtualbox and Vmware. ● Hypervisor Based Virtualization using Xen, KVM, Esxi(VMWare). Docker containers, Amazon cloud, Percona Xtradb Cluster Email Deliverability, Email Intelligence and Ant-Spam Specialist. ----------------------------------------------------------------------------- - Requirements analysis - IPs registration - IPs monitoring (blacklisting/Whitlisting) - DNS/Reverse records settings - SPF - DKIM - FBL - PowerMTA Configuration - Daily Performance reports - Daily Bounce processing - Advance Configuration and optimization. - Warm up IPs. - Global ISP configurations. - Email System audit. - CAN-SPAM Act education to clients. - Basic / Intermediate / Advance training about Email designing, Email writing and how to achieve higher and long term consistent results. - Email headers audit. - Planning of new email system with your client's company development team. I have worked and currently managing some of the medium size ESP like TotalSend.com.