I’m an established leader with a proven track record in organizational management and driving rapid technical growth. My role involves collaborating closely with business and IT leaders to prioritize project requests and ensure our teams deliver robust, sustainable solutions that prioritize cost-efficiency, quality, and speed. One of my strengths is my effective communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills, allowing me to build strong relationships across a diverse group of stakeholders, including executives, managers, vendors, and subject matter experts. I have a knack for designing and delivering scalable, secure, and effective solutions, always following industry-standard design patterns and well-defined development practices. By partnering with Executive Leadership, I’m able to spot opportunities to leverage technology for revenue growth, strategic market advantage, differentiation, and operational efficiencies, all while making the most of our team’s talents by aligning resources with high-priority initiatives. Guiding and supporting project teams in solution conceptualization and design is where I excel, providing insightful architectural assessments and recommendations tailored to various technical backgrounds. What drives me is defining strategic goals that pave the way for team evolution and growth. I’m all about researching and implementing best practices, fostering a culture of continuous improvement, and building a top-notch team of tech experts through effective recruitment, motivation, and development strategies. Additionally, I contribute by evaluating third-party software and service offerings, ensuring they meet our needs in terms of scope, deliverables, and cost, all while maintaining our high development standards to deliver solutions of the utmost quality .
SaaS based FinTech with $1.5 trillion AUM: Hands-on Product Owner and leader of 16-member Cloud Engineering, ProdOps, AWS Security engineers & DevOps teams, responsible for designing, building, and operating scalable secure and efficient cloud infrastructure while implementing best practices for security, disaster recovery and compliance. Also responsible for developing cloud adoption/migration strategy, infrastructure as code (IaC) and automated deployment of services/applications to Cloud. Successful implementation a cloud operation framework, with a focus on automation, scalability and performance reducing deployments from 3 days to 2 hours. Managed budget of $1 million.
Hands-on leader of multiple departments including Azure Engineers (4), DevOps (3), Security (2) and HelpDesk (3), developing strategy, including policies, procedures, tools and metrics to align the infrastructure and service operations teams with RenPSG’s strategic goals. Lead the planning, design, and implementation of enterprise-level infrastructure and services deployed into Azure Cloud environment. Responsible for overseeing the internal infrastructure, cloud infrastructure and operations as well the service operations team.
Manage team of 16 infrastructure/DevOps engineers of a $2BN+ enterprise with over 1200 servers; including Exchange clusters, SQL clusters, VMWare clusters, Web/API farms and various other servers to run the enterprise. Led 4 DevOps Engineers and 4 developers. Refined the SDLC process and developed processes to ensure successful continuous deployments using TFS/Jenkins/Octopus Deploy/Nuget. Designed and implemented multiple complex environments for Dev, QA, UAT and various project environments. Acting DBA, managing multiple SQL server clusters encompassing 2008-2016. Designed, implemented and migrated all 2008 SQL physical SQL servers onto virtual 2016 SQL servers using AlwaysOn Availability with over 200 databases.
Identisy is a phase 1 approved project from SBIR in development to revolutionize the federal firearm background check process. Identisy utilizes machine learning algorithms to analyze the background check data of prospective firearm purchasers. This technology would use blockchain to securely store and share data between different parties involved in the sale, such as gun dealers, law enforcement agencies, and the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS). Smart contracts would be used to automate the background check process, ensuring that all necessary information is collected and verified before a sale is completed. The commercial application of this product can be utilized by other industries such as banking and employer background checks.
LetsGetLunch! is a geo-location based mobile application that allows enables users the ability to connect with their friends by locating and scheduling a lunch or grabbing coffee, ice cream or even pizza. It can also make suggestions based on how many times you and your connections have crossed paths.
Launching soon in App Store!
Remoteler was designed to provide access to the infrastructure you need without slowing you down. With a single tool, engineers and security professionals get unified access to Linux and Windows servers, Kubernetes clusters, databases and DevOps applications like CI/CD, version control, and monitoring dashboards across all environments.
SwoleGear is a custom built Shopify e-commerce site selling premium fitness and lifestyle apparel which is specifically designed to help you take your training to the next level. Built with premium materials and expert construction to withstand the toughest workouts and help you elevate your training.