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DevOps Engineer

United States
December 29, 2017

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Nathan J. White

*** ***** **** • Perry, Ga *****404-***-**** •

U.S. Citizen

Willing to relocate


Approximately 2 years of experience in IT and development industries including administration, automation and operation across various LINUX flavors with profile of Software Configuration, Build and Release Management with Continuous Integration (CI) & Continuous Deployment/Delivery (CD) as an iterative process and Automation of infrastructure including end-to-end code configuration.


GEORGIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, College of Sciences Atlanta, Georgia Bachelor of Science in Physics Spring 2012 – Spring 2015 SOUTHERN POLYTECHNIC STATE UNIVERSITY Marietta, Georgia Regents’ Engineering Transfer Program Spring 2010 – Fall 2011

Dean’s List Fall 2011, Merit List Fall 2010


QUOTUM / KNACKTEK Alpharetta, Georgia

DevOps Engineer October 2017 – Present

Configured and integrated servers with different environments using configuration management/provisioning tools like ANSIBLE (Playbook, inventory), and PUPPET (Puppet manifests, roles).

Experience in working with version control systems/source code repository tools like GIT and GitHub including maintaining and troubleshooting the CM tool in LINUX and Windows environments.

Experienced in branching, merging, tagging, and maintaining a version across environments using SCM tools like GIT on Linux Platforms.

Incorporated GIT into the CI environment. Analyzed and resolved conflicts related to merging of source code for GIT.

Designed, set up, and managed Continuous Integration (CI) using Jenkins.

Experienced writing shell scripts, YAML, and ruby to automate deployments.

Experienced in Bash, Python, and Ruby scripting on Linux.

Experienced in Linux Administration (Installation, Configuration, Tuning and Upgrades of Linux system applications, including for Debian, RedHat, Ubuntu, SUSE, and CentOS systems).

Configured, supported, and performed troubleshooting of Linux Networking services and protocols like HTTP, DNS, and SSH.

Used VMWare Workstation to create and manage VMs on a Windows host.

Used Docker as a new level of simplicity to defining and creating applications by encapsulating them in containers.

Created Docker images using a Docker file, as well as removed the images as requested.

Experience and knowledge in deploying system stacks for development, test, and production environments both on local and cloud infrastructures. Deployed application stacks necessary for PHP servers.

Good understanding of the principles of Software Configuration Management (SCM) in SDLC methodologies like Agile, Scrum, and Waterfall.


Assistant Director/Facilities Director July 2017-October 2017

Scheduled employees and provided support for unplanned absences.

Supplied employees with necessary educational materials.

Instructed employees on lesson plans and procedures.

Performed customer retention through customer interactions (both in person and over the phone) and resolving of complaints. Customer recruiting was performed through evaluating sales opportunities and delivering custom sales presentations to each customer, based on his/her needs.

Administered scholastic tests for evaluating customer strengths/weaknesses, and helped deliver the subsequent lesson plan developed from the tests to the customers.

Did supplementary secretarial work, including scheduling customers, processing payments, and maintaining the facility.

Wrote/edited legal contracts required for customer registry. Teacher/Tutor March 2016-October 2017

Provided teaching and tutoring services for various core curriculum courses, and for individuals from 1st grade through College. These courses include AP courses, such as Physics and Chemistry. INNOLEARN ENRICHMENT Atlanta, Georgia

Teacher 2016-2017

Teaching robotics using Innolearn’s professionally designed robotics components and software. Lectures included laying the foundations of the design phase, purposes and applications of programming utilizing Scratch, real-world applications, and building the robots.


Teacher/Tutor 2016

Teaching position comprised of tutoring mathematics, as well as GRE, ACT, and SAT test preparation. SAT and ACT courses were sometimes taught in classrooms at schools, with as many as thirty individuals in a classroom. GEORGIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY Atlanta, Georgia

Computer Programmer/Research Assistant 2014

Utilized C++ in performing calculations that simulated electrons passing through finite potential wells. The research was gauged toward transistor design applications. The work was done as a summer internship under the Georgia Institute of Technology's Physics department.



Well-equipped in MATLAB, C++, and Python, including calculations, data representation, and modeling

C#, Java, JavaScript (including jQuery), HTML, and CSS

SQLite database management

Proficient with Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

Experience in Adobe Flash CS4

Familiar with WordPress and website hosting

Demonstrates strong communication skills, including customer interaction and retention, as well as public speaking

Calm under high stress situations

Works well with all people types while demonstrating a constant, positive attitude

Circuitry design with EAGLE, including PCBA design file preparation Technical Skills

Version Control Tools: GIT, GitHub

Continuous Integration



Web Technologies: HTML, JavaScript, CSS

Configuration Management


Ansible, Puppet

Databases: MySQL, SQLite

SDLC Methodologies: Agile, Waterfall, Scrum

Cloud Technologies: Google Cloud Platform

Virtualization: Docker, VMWare

Operating Systems: Linux (RedHat, CentOS, Ubuntu, Debian, SUSE)

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