DevOps Engineer - Professional


Cisco Certified Network Professional


Solutions Architect - Associate


June 2018 – Present

Devops Engineer

Ad Hoc

Responsibilities include:

  • CI/CD
  • Container Orchestration
  • Monitoring
June 2016 – June 2018
Oklahoma City

Sr Network Administrator

Supreme Court of Oklahoma

  • Designed and built out a CI/CD pipeline for network infrastructure using SaltStack’s salt-virt to orchestrate virtual machine deployment on KVM hosts running libvirt. Utilized Ubuntu MAAS for bare metal hypervisor provisioning.
  • Wrote a Web Application monitoring service in Python using the Serverless Framework on AWS Lambda.
  • Designed and led migration to an eBGP based core infrastructure design reducing vendor lock-in and unifying the campus routing design under a single protocol.
October 2014 – October 2015
Manama, Bahrain

Lead Network Engineer


  • Wrote Python and Perl scripts to automate configuration of a large-scale fleet of network devices.
  • Designed custom SolarWinds compliance reports standardizing network device configuration while ensuring 100% of devices conformed to strict DoD standards.
  • Scaled VMware vSphere deployment by configuring Cisco 1000v and Nexus switches for two new hypervisors increasing compute and storage capacity by 40%.
August 2009 – October 2014

Information Systems Technician First Class

US Navy

  • Engineered a secure remote access solution that delivered sub-second failover while reducing CapEx costs by 20% on each new site deployment.
  • Optimized TCP MSS configuration of in-line network encryption devices reducing fragmentation by 20%.
  • Led the migration to multi-area OSPF over DMVPN, securing remote site traffic while providing greater uptime for mission critical networks.

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