10+ years of industry experience in Cloud Computing, Linux System Administration, Data Center Operations, Network Management, Disaster recovery and Business/Technology alignment
Hands-on experience with large scale (>100K hosts) cloud computing infrastructure and sever virtualization in Financial Services environment
Experience in managing products and projects of various scopes: establishing governance, defining strategy & road-map, financial management, feature delivery, status reporting, issues &risk tracking from inception to post-implementation
Excellent technical and diagnostics/debugging skills
Productive in both team-based and self-managed projects, with exceptional planning, verbal/written communication & presentation skills
Product Management: Strategy & Vision, Stakeholder Management, Feature delivery, User stories, Data Analysis, Team Leadership
API, Leadership, Tables
Architect, Team Leadership, Troubleshoot
Auditing, Team lead, Troubleshooting
Automate, Linux, Unix
Automation, Linux OS, View
Automation tools, Mac, Vision
AWK, Managing, Web portal
Benchmarking, Memory, Web Development
CSS, Operating systems
Data Analysis, Developer
Designing, Product Management
DNS, Project lead
Inventory management, Stories
Goldman Sachs & CoVice President/Senior Engineer//Technical Product Lead, Team/Division: Core Engineering//January 2016 to Current
Chief architect and project lead in migrating firms entire internal grid computing environment in to Public cloud offerings in AWS & GCP saving the firm more than $20M yearly in operational costs of legacy datacenters and hardware.
Partnering with several cross functional teams to migrate over 500K cores of compute in public cloud.
Interreacting with 100+ clients, stakeholders for smooth transition to public cloud, managing customer requirements, technical challenges and timelines to complete migrations per schedule.
Establish, monitor, and communicate success metrics to leadership and stakeholders.
Goldman Sachs & Co.Vice President/Senior Engineer//Infrastructure/Unix Engineer, Team/Divison: Core Engineering//January 2016 to Current
Member of team responsible for managing firms entire Linux operating systems plant comprising of more than 120k Linux nodes.
Liaison with key stakeholders such as Linux OS build members, first level support teams, hardware engineering team to administer and validate environment health and proving day-to-day support.
Create and Maintain standard operating procedures and guides for new and/or existing applications perimeter DMZ.
Help onboard internet facing applications onto secure DMZ environment and managing firewalls through Infrastructure-as-Code.
Lead architect for engineering tool responsible for centralized host configuration collection details.
Effectively running and collecting data for 100k+ nodes.
This tool enables collecting of files useful for asset auditing/troubleshooting purposes and eliminates need for remote login on end host, also able to provide historical view of changes on asset.
Key initial product designer of firmwide asset inventory management system.
Aggregating hundreds of asset attributes from several different inventory sources and storing them in Elasticsearch cluster.
Used heavily for complex data analysis, capacity management, asset health monitoring, auditing etc.
Provides hands on technical expertise, provides senior level technical guidance to junior staff members, teams as necessary.
Goldman Sachs & Co.Technology Associate//Cloud Engineer, Team/Division: Cloud Engineering/Tech Infra//January 2014 to December 2015
Responsible and team lead for integrating firms grid computing environment with internal private cloud computing platform.
Design, build and implementation of Infrastructure as Service (IaaS) products and solutions.
Responsible for cloud infrastructure capacity management, driving up resource utilization across different platforms and Data Center optimization; collectively saving firm more than $10M annually.
Designing and analyzing solutions to extend firms computing platforms to use public cloud computing provider's such as Amazon Web Services.
Planned and executed two data center migrations on consisting more than 10k assets.
Managed successful migration of critical production workload with no business impact.
Goldman Sachs & Co.Technology Analyst//System Administrator & Lead Developer, Team/Division: Cloud Engineering/Tech Infra//January 2010 to December 2013
Management of entire firm's grid computing environment comprising of 65000+ servers spread across 10 colocation facilities.
Efficiently plan and automate server build and install process, server configurations, virtualization, server maintenance.
Automation to troubleshoot various server operational issues and apply necessary fix with less human intervention.
Automation of periodic reimaging and configuration of servers.
Evaluation, certification and performance benchmarking of computing hardware.
Developed team's Business Continuity Plan mechanism to seamlessly fail-over a datacenter (production running on 5K+ hosts) to other regions in case of crisis situation.
Develop tools for monitoring performance metrics - CPU/Memory/Network/IO utilization of all systems.
Develop tools for monitoring temperature, power utilization of all data center sites.
Develop client self-service tools to reboot/rebuild/replace hosts, console viewing etc.
From team's web portal.
Interact directly with Business/Trading staff to understand requirements, deliver solutions and resolve infrastructure issues.
Sole maintainer, developer of team's database; comprising of 100+ tables, views, triggers and store procedures.
Used for keeping record of all systems, hosts attributes, configurations, clients, billings, etc.
And for various automation tools.
Prime maintainer and developer of master API module, responsible for interacting with database and carrying and driving team's entire functionality.
Developed other modules to integrate team's data with other legacy tools used in firm.
Master of Science - Electrical and Computer EngineeringRUTGERS UNIVERSITY//New Brunswick, NJ//April 2010
Bachelors of Engineering (B.E.) - Electronics and TelecommunicationsUNIVERSITY oF MUMBAI//May 2007