Information technology professional with a background in DevOps, Build & Release Engineering, Test Automation, IT Monitoring, business and systems analysis, installation and configuration seeking position as a DevOps professional to educate and implement DevOps best practices to streamline Agile SDLC and optimize time to deliver applications
Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment
Source Code Repository Management
Software Configuration Management
Build & Release Engineering
Dashboard, Reporting & Analytics
DevOps Culture Adoption
Agile SDLC Methodologies
DevOps Automation Engineer, 03/2016 to Current Fidelity Investments – Westlake, TX
Configured applications within Fidelity Pricing & Cash Management business unit for Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment using Jenkins and uDeploy.
Extensively used Chef configuration management to deploy packages with the required build artifacts and facilitate a stable and scalable build and deploy infrastructure.
Streamlined the CI/CD process for application deployments by enforcing strong source code repository management techniques and securing configuration files away from application source code for improved security.
Made recommendations and developed technical design for new applications to be put on the DevOps pipeline. Carried out environment incidents and trige support to the highest standards and co-ordinate resolution.
Worked with server infrastructure team to provision servers, virtual machines and stand alone systems through SCCM and Docker containerization.
Worked with various product lines within the
business group to communicate the requirement for the enterprise preferred
DevOps tools and provided a roadmap for efficient approach to achieve the said
Designed and built
a scorecard for each of the efforts
and implemented an incentive based
target to motivate the teams to work on achieving
the target in a timely manner.
Analyzed various testing
scenarios for the application within Fidelity's Pricing
and Cash Management business group and designed
suitable functional and regression test cases to build a comprehensive test suite.
Worked with IT, QA and DevOps teams to automate the test cases and integrate
them with scheduled
auto deployment pipeline to increase test coverage and leverage nightly builds.
24/7 support for application deployments and support of lower level environments as well.
and technical writing of KT documentation, scripting workflow and provide monitoring reports for Priority incidents and
disaster recovery operations.
Build-Release & Monitoring Engineer, 03/2014 to 03/2016 QBE North America – Madison, WI
Supported day to day operations in the Build-Release/Monitoring Engineering vertical in the Technical
Services team for Global Infrastructure Support department.
Troubleshooting application build and deployment failures by working
with AppDev and Infrastructure teams as part of the delivery process.
Provided subject matter expertise and services
on development practices relating to source code management, build, release and
deployment process automation.
Oversaw the quality of automated build
plans to help the delivery team to manage the correct execution of the release
process and all the steps within it to reduce risk and improve quality.
Collaborated with development teams for the daily delivery process to
NON-PROD and PROD environments.
Provided IT Monitoring solutions for server
infrastructure, web applications and stand-alone applications by working with
third party vendors for 24/7 NOC support in alerting and raising incident
tickets for proactive monitoring and resolution to minimize business impact.
Configured and managed HP ALM for defect
tracking and management. Also was SME for ALM application and database migration
to newer infrastructure.
Designed and built monitoring dashboards for
IT executive leadership to provide a holistic view of the application and
server status for business critical entities within the enterprise.
Focus on continuous improvement of the source
code management, Continuous Integration Build and Release processes of the
applications with measurable quantifiers and make use of appropriate analytical
techniques to identity gaps in the existing practices and areas of improvement
in related processes.
Software Developer, 06/2013 to 02/2014 Calypsosoft Inc – Atlanta, GA
Utilized Java, Eclipse/ J2EE, tested programming
code & Applications, collaborated with IT team and management.
Created & maintained a centralized repository of UI components, participated in usability
testing & research.
Wrote and executed test cases based on written
design, as well as based on product
knowledge that resulted in greatly improving the software. Researched and documented software
bugs and created
and implemented fix.
Presentation tier of the application was built completely on Struts
- Worked on designing and developing webpages using HTML, DHTML, CSS,
Involved in writing test cases using JUnit to test the data access
Business Analyst/Developer, 06/2012 to 12/2012 Ryder System Inc – Fort-Worth, TX
Gained hands on experience with planning and
execution of shipments/loads for Hewlett Packard which involved communication with end customers
and negotiation with TL carriers
for coverage using a Java based
platform for dashboards and reports.
Responsible for real time tracking and tracing of all Philips
shipments to clients
across the United States and
involved constant communication with the shipper and LTL carriers for status
Java/J2EE for Developing applications to leverage SOA architectures, for
database configuration and customization to customer requirement.
Worked extensively with Excel and Access to compile the daily shipment
reports and detailed
accounting based on carriers to submit them to billing and payments.
DB tasks like complex SQL queries, creating triggers etc and responsible
for the BI and technical aspects of several new customer launches.
Integral part of the Ryder's Lean & Six Sigma initiative through Problem Solving
Jackets and daily plan of attack for day to day problem
resolution along with routing using PC Miler.
Engineering Intern, 01/2011 to 06/2011 International Clearing & Shipping Agency – Chennai, India
involved in the design of View layer screens for the e-commerce and payment
application across multiple environments like QA, UAT and Production.
Converted the application's product
order management process
information to proper logging technology using Java logging API.