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AWS Certified Solutions Architect, Certified Developer, and Certified SysOps Administrator with 5+ years of technical experience in CI/CD pipelines and AWS infrastructure design DevOps.

John also brings over seven years of experience as an Oracle Database Administrator. He is proficient in Oracle RDBMS, including SQL, PL/SQL, and all areas of database administration. He has been working with large-scale software development for Internet-based web applications and Client-Server technologies primarily on a Unix platform. He has strong experience in all areas of system development life cycle in Oracle Applications, including, design, development, release management, administration, and maintenance. His experience also includes performing backups, recoveries, installations, database performance tuning, tuning applications, database monitoring, and operating system configurations. His experience in the different software development life cycle stages – Object-Oriented Design, Analysis, Coding, Testing, and Maintenance – supported with experience in providing technical support is sure to be an asset to any project he’s involved with.


  • DevOps: Packer, Vagrant, Ansible, Puppet, CloudFormation, Docker, Docker Compose, Kubernetes, Kops
  • Datastores: MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB, ElasticSearch, Redis, Memcached, TDD, CI/CD
  • Cloud: AWS, Azure, OpenStack
  • Programming Languages: Javascript, Bash, Ruby, Java, C, C++, COBOL, Pascal, Prolog, SQL, HTML, DHTML, XML, XSL
  • Software/Databases: Oracle 9i, Oracle 8i, Sybase, SQL Server, DB2, MS Access
  • ERPs: BPCS, Epicol, Lawson, MS Dynamics, MFG-Pro, BaaN, JD Edwards, Ramco, Sage, SSA


November 2015 – Present
XYZ COMPANY, Spectacular, FL/USA
DevOps Engineer

-Analyzed, reviewed and finalized the design on tools implementation, build and deployment automation for 30+ services.
-Designed DevOps infrastructure from scratch for 12 product lines.
-Migrated 10 different on-premise full SaaS stack to Kubernetes.
-Achieved 99.99% uptime for Cloud services on SLA.
-Reduced lead times by 15% and failures by 78% using Puppet and Zabbix.
-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

January 2006 – October 2015
Software Engineer

Project: Querulous Retail Management System
-Assisted the team in preparing Use Cases, Class Diagrams using the UML methodology
-Analyzed and interpreted the customer’s requirements and provided the business solutions
-Performed Design, coding and implementation, team coordination, code review, testing, and installation
-Constructed presentation layer implementing JSP, HTML, and struts tags
-Developed struts using the model-view-controller architecture
-Designed and implemented stateless session beans for business logic layer
-Designed, implemented and mapped entity beans in the persistent layer for the underlying data store
Technologies: J2EE, EJB, Struts, Tiles, JSP, HTML, JavaScript, Servlets, Java Beans, XML, XML Schema, Linux, JDBC, DAO, WebSphere Studio Application Developer 4.0, CVS, Oracle 8i, SQL, UML, Ant, JUnit and Windows 2000

September 2004 – January 2006

State of Ozark, Carsonville, NV, October 2004 – January 2006
Senior Technical Consultant

Project: QUADRA Project
-Participated in the full lifecycle of QUADRA project using Advantage:GEN 6.5 on a DB2/MVS and Oracle/UNIX platforms
-Responsible for staff development with three new tools: QAT Publisher, QAT WebDaptive, and QAT Flow
-Responsibilities included analyzing new functionality with customers, constructing, testing, implementing, and training users
-Responsible for converting existing reports into .html and .rtf formats
-Designed, implemented and tested approximately 70 new reports
-Used .xslt, .xml, and .xsd technologies to create the desired reports
-Designed reporting system to Federal Requirements, performed a major role in the subsequent Federal Review
Technologies: XML, Advantage:GEN 6.5, DB2, MVS, UNIX, Altova Stylevision, QAT Publisher, QAT Flow, QAT WebDaptive

June 2001 – August 2004

DFG Company, Little City, ND, January 2004 – August 2004
-Participated in project rollout, fine-tuning, and project maintenance CHILDSYS applications
-Analyzed and implemented required changes to communications sub-system
-Developed Client/Server applications on MVS and NT platforms with a DB2 database
Technologies: MVS, Windows NT, DBS, QAT Wizard

ABC Company, Big City, OK, June 2001 – January 2004
Project: SYSAMAX
-Responsible for new development and maintenance of SYSAMAX, an investment tracking financial system
-Analyzed and implemented required changes to programs
-Lead research and development team for major enhancements to SYSAMAX system
-Utilized block mode COOL:Gen on a UNIX platform with an Oracle database for development
Technologies: COOL:Gen, UNIX, Oracle DB2

April 1998 – May 2001
MNB INC., Luxington, MN/USA
Senior Developer, January 1999 – May 2001

-Involved in the gathering the requirements, analysis, prepare Software Requirement Specification, developing the Use Case, class diagrams, and sequence diagrams for UML
-Analyzed the specifications provided by the client
-Participated in all stages of the development lifecycle, from high-level and detail designing, through development, to deployment and production support, monitoring and maintenance
-Implemented application using Servlets and EJBs
Technologies: J2EE, J2ME, JSP, EJB, Oracle, XML, WebLogic Workshop 8.1

Software Developer, April 1998 – January 1999
-Developed Servlets to make dynamic content to web pages
-Used JDBC to implement the database transactions
-Overall involvement in creating graphical user interface components
-Developed architectural and utility classes used to leverage the functionality across application
-Created service definition files XML Schema which were hosted by web services web application
Technologies: JSP, Servlets, EJB, JDBC, Oracle, Oracle JDeveloper 9I, WebLogic


Master of Science – Technology, 1998
University of Smarties, Conquest, WA/USA

Bachelor of Science – Technology, 1996
University of Techies, Appeals, CA/USA


AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
AWS Certified Solutions Architect
Certified Developer
Certified SysOps Administrator
Microsoft Certified Professional Windows 2003 Server
Microsoft Certified Professional Windows 2000 Professional
Microsoft Certified Professional Windows 2000 Network Infrastructure
Microsoft Certified Professional Windows NT 4.0 Server
Microsoft Certified Professional Windows NT 4.0 Workstation
Microsoft Certified Professional Windows NT 4.0 Networking


Capability Maturity Model (CMM Level 3)
Web Applications for Microsoft.NET
AS/400 Professional Pack
Advanced AllFusion® Gen


President, IT Society

2005: AJAX for Beginners
EDGEY 2005 Conference Proceedings
(Gen GeekSpeaker, Volume 43, Number 1, February 2005

2003: Automated SQL Documentation Using ZXLM
ITA/SIGNA 2003 Conference Proceedings
(ITA TechnoTalk, Volume 33, Number 2, May 2003; ISBN 0-52753-258-4)


John Public
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Jane Unknown
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Jane Doe
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