Supported and trained a customer team of developers in a Java app replatforming from EC2
instances to ECS containers, including a legacy containerization refactoring effort, leading
a reduction of at least six months of planned development time and increased agility and
security to meet corporate goals and policies. The end state environment included ECS, a
CI/CD pipeline, SonarQube SAST/DAST scanning, SignalSciences WAF, and AWS ALBs.
Created an Azure Subscription Vending Machine in Terraform for standardization of customer
Adapted and expanded upon GCP CAF Terraform modules to meet customer security, operational,
Codified and trained Cloud Enablement Team on Git and Terraform standards.
Assisted with management, implementation, and design of AWS-native CI/CD (CodePipeline,
CodeCommit, CodeDeploy), including shifting SAST/DAST left, and advising client as to best
Adjusted AWS Landing Zone templates to implement global AWS Managed Config Rules.
Created and deployed Terraform for Cloudfront on S3 static sites, allowing HTTP to HTTPS
redirection, HTTP/2 implementation, and custom Lambda@Edge for basic auth on development
environments to restrict public access.
Started as part-time Associate Software Engineer, learned the business and tools, and applied
programming skills to tasks required.
Promoted to full-time Monitoring Tools Engineer in June 2017 where I took ownership of
NetBrain-as-a-Service, began developing automation pipelines, refined processes, and dramatically
improved operational efficiency through our tooling.
Promoted to DevOps Engineer in May 2018, where I automated many of our refined processes.
Responsibilities include developing cloud services and operations within AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud
Platform, including working with specific Google services, IaaS and CI/CD pipeline tools, and HyperGrid
for governance and policies.
Integrating our software stack using REST APIs, Python, and PHP.
Managing and operating software for tooling-as-service, software-as-service, and solutions for
businesses of all sizes.
Reduced monitoring noise and therefore ticket count for our NOC by 75%, dramatically improving
Built automation pipeline triggered by NMS alerts to SSH to devices, execute remote PowerShell commands,
perform database queries, or make API requests, then create the appropriate ticket type in ServiceNow
for full tracking and audit compliance.
Acquired ScienceLogic Expert certification in my first 6 months at Burwood.
Acquired NetBrain NetOps Professional certification in my first 9 months at Burwood.
Responsible for processing 40+ changes per month with minimal disruption and downtime to our
Part of a two-person DevOps team to develop a speech-to-text Python application in Google Cloud Platform
using GCP services, Kubernetes, Docker, microservices architecture, and Travis CI as an orchestration
Took ownership over our NetBrain-as-a-Service offering, including maintenance and upgrades of
infrastructure, development of process for setup of new customers, and automation to provision new
Developed workflows and automatic conversion of emails to appropriate ticket types in ServiceNow.
Amazon Web Services
Google Cloud Platform
Cloud Foundational Architecture
AWS Certified DevOps Engineer Professional
GCP Certified Professional Cloud Architect
GCP Certified Associate Cloud Engineer
AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate
AWS Certified Developer Associate
AWS Certified SysOps Administrator Associate
AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
Hashicorp Certified Terraform Associate
SAN DIEGO STATE UNIVERSITY - SAN DIEGO, CA
Single Subject Teaching Credential, Music (2011)
Graduated Summa Cum Laude
Held the California Music Project Graduate Assistantship.