I'm a responsible, brave, worthy, joyful leader
I'm a millennial that's taking charge of my own world
I'm fuelled by international travel, progressive activism, and my career in IT
The Upside Travel CompanyJuly 2019 - October 2019
Senior Site Reliability Engineer
I work with bleeding-edge technology; using Docker on Kubernetes to deploy 200+ microservices across multiple environments. I build and maintain a global cloud infrastructure on AWS to support a growing target market, and use Terraform and immutability best-practices to build upon a highly- available and resilient infrastructure. Additionally, I work with Data Science and Data Engineering teams to build out data pipeline automation and build out system health monitoring across the organization.
Red VenturesJune 2018 - May 2019
Cloud Engineer, then Platform Engineer
I help architect, deploy and operate cloud application infrastructure with a heavy focus on Amazon Web Services (AWS). In this role, I have a big impact on driving the performance, resiliency, monitoring, scaling and security of the Red Ventures (RV) platform and also play a role in integrating infrastructure with others as a result of recent M&A activity. I utilize both my engineering and systems administration skills in this position to build automation and tooling that helps RV manage a growing footprint of cloud-based web applications.
Onica (formerly CorpInfo)March 2016 - March 2018
Lead Cloud Support Engineer
Cloud Support Engineers enjoy solving problems, working with customers, and have backgrounds from a variety of disciplines. My role is a unique opportunity for someone with basic cloud skills who wants to focus full-time on the cloud, in particular Amazon Web Services (AWS). I have a passion to progress and master this domain of technologies. I am aware of cloud deployment practices and have some knowledge of technologies such as Chef and Amazon CloudFormation.
Town & Country Event RentalsJuly 2015 - March 2016
An independent contractor working alongside the company’s IT department to provide server & network maintenance, upgrades, and configuration. In contact with the Special Projects Manager, independently actualize various higher-risk projects as headquarters and branches scale upwards with business growth.
QuadraNetJune 2014 - July 2015
Responsible for overseeing server maintenance, upgrades, configurations, and other administration tasks. Serving as the second tier of support for colocation and unmanaged dedicated servers, and the first tier of support for managed dedicated servers.
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