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Aws Engineer/Devops

Houston, TX
December 25, 2020

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***** ******** **., *** **** 346-***-****

Houston, TX 77083


Experienced IT professional with skills including but not limited to capturing applications’ functional and non-function requirements, mapping requirements to a set of AWS services- data, compute, storage, management, network, microservices and security; creating solution proposals in line with an organization’s goals around performance, scalability, elasticity, security, management and monitoring and creating these solutions while democratizing advanced technologies.


Cloud Orchestration / Automation: AWS CloudFormation, AWS Lambda, AWS Systems Manager, AWS SSM Parameter Store, Ansible, Docker, Jenkins, ECS, EKS, Terraform, Kubernetes

AWS Security: AWS Security Hub, AWS Guard Duty, AWS Shield, AWS Firewall Manager, AWS Inspector

Monitoring and Event Management: AWS CloudWatch (Events and Logs), AWS SNS, AWS S3

Identity and Access Management: AWS Organization, AWS IAM, AWS AD Connector, Active Directory, AWS Workspaces, AWS Secrets Manager, etc

Governance and Compliance: AWS Config Rules, AWS Organization, AWS Control Tower, AWS Trusted Advisor, AWS Well Architected Tool, AWS Budgets, AWS License Manager

Programming Languages: JSON, YML, Python,Terraform

Application Delivery: Jenkins, AWS CodePipeline, AWS Code Commit, AWS Code Build, AWS Code Deploy

Data Protection: AWS KMS, Snapshot Lifecycle Manager, AWS CloudHSM

Self Service: Service Catalog


Image and Patch: AWS SSM Patch Manager, AWS Golden AMI Pipeline


JJTECH INC, MD March 2019 – Current

Jr Devops Engineer/Architect

Knowledge on provisioning of AWS resources using management console as well as Command Line Interface.

Plan, build and configure network infrastructure within VPC with public and private subnets, configure routing tables, security group and internet gateway.

Configuring NACL, Security Groups and WAF to secure the application and VPC network depending on access parameters provided and conditions.

Automate provisioning of cloud infrastructure using CloudFormation, terraform.

Understanding of CI/CD pipeline management through Code commit and Jenkins. Version control through GIT.

Leverage AWS cloud services such as EC2, auto-scaling and VPC to build secure, highly scalable and flexible systems that handled expected and unexpected load bursts.

Create and manage IAM user accounts and role-based policies for access to AWS services.

Implement and maintain monitors, alarms, and notifications for EC2 instances using CloudWatch and SNS.

Responsible for Installation of applications on AWS cloud and implemented AWS solutions using S3, EC2, RDS, EBS, Elastic Load Balancer, Auto-scaling groups.

Perform S3 buckets creation, access policies, and archive outdated data to Glacier through lifecycle policy configurations.

Create low latency website using S3, CloudFront, and Route53.

Design, develop and implement high availability, backup and recovery strategy for applications and database.

Hands-on training and good knowledge of AWS services: EC2, S3, VPC Endpoints, VPC Private Link, VPC Peering, Transit VPC, Network Protocol, Subnetting (Private and Public), Route53, ELB, Auto scaling, SQS, SNS, IAM, DynamoDB, Lambda, Cloud Front, Cloud Formation, CloudWatch, CloudTrail, Storage Gateway, internet Gateway.

Leveraged different design principles for security in the cloud and implemented various AWS services to improve our security posture for Authentication, Authorization, Monitoring, Auditing, Encryption and Data path security.

Developed terraform modules and CloudFormation templates to provision infrastructures in cloud

Managed various phases of the migration process, including portfolio discovery, application migration planning and design, migration execution, and post-migration validation and application optimization using Athena, MRS, CART, Cloud Endure, TSO Logic.

Build and managed a Jenkins open-source automation server to deploy CodeBuild artifacts with CodeDeploy and constructed a functioning CI / CD pipeline with these tools to automatically deploy application version changes from GitHub to our production environment.


Automation Engineer October 2018 – March 2019

Supporting software development and data management projects that prepare large datasets for delivery to a shared cloud computing and storage environment.

Understanding of the principles and best practices of Infrastructure as a code using the Cloud Formation templates, Software Configuration Management (SCM) processes, which include Docker containers packaging, compiling, packaging, deploying and Application configurations.

Provide strategies and requirements for the seamless migration of applications, web services, and data from local and server-based systems to the AWS cloud.

Designing and deployment of public and hybrid cloud solutions for customers using appropriate services based on requirements.

Provide strategies and requirements for the seamless migration of applications, web services, and data from local and server-based systems to the AWS cloud.

Execution of daily builds and releases using automated python scripts.

Architect, implement and manage cloud security solutions, agents, scanners and logging systems.

Basic understanding of the use of Docker in Environment variables, Configuration files, Option types and Strings & integers.

Developed AWS Cloud Formation templates to create custom sized VPC, subnets, NAT, EC2 instances, ELB, Security Groups.

Evaluating and improving existing AWS deployments.

AWS and Open stack to provision new machines for clients. S3 Storage Services on AWS.

Defining and deploying monitoring metrics, and logging systems on AWS.


University of Bamenda: Bachelors in MIS(Management Information Systems) 2012


Certified Scrum Master PSM 1

AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner- (CCP)

AWS Certified Solution Architect(In-progress)

PMP Training Diploma.


• Good Technical aptitude, problem solving and ability to quickly learn and master new topics and domains

• Vulnerability management (vulnerability scanning, penetration testing)

• Ability to maintain a professional, pleasant demeanor in stressful situations

• Good attention to detail

• Good written, verbal and presentation skills, particularly the ability to communicate in a multidisciplinary project context

• Good organizational skills and the ability to prioritize and completed delegated tasks appropriately.


Jespo Mbwoge- (AWS Partner/AWS EXpert) and CEO of JJTECH- 301-***-****

Pete Jadesimi – Solution Architect( Former supervisor)- 917-***-****

Sherry Olad (Devops Engineer)-832-***-****

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