Shahzad Younis

Karachi · Sindh, pakistan · hello@shahzadyounis.com

An astute DevOps Professional having in-depth knowledge and expertise in leading Cloud Computing Services (AWS, Azure and GCC), Microsoft Cisco & Linux Technologies towards organizations empowerment.

Looking forward to progressive organizations where my techno-managerial skills & versatile experience can be utilized towards mutual persistent growth, managing complex project of different sizes comprised of Cloud and Applications.


Experience

Experienced DevOps Engineer (DevOps) with a demonstrated history of working in several software & IT Companies.
Experience with designing/building high availability environment in AWS GCS and various other Cloud Service Providers using tools such as AWS CloudFormation, Code Pipeline, BigQuery, CloudSDK Kubernetes/Docker in production, Ansible, CI/CD (Jenkins).


DevOps Engineer

Gaditek (Currently Working)

Managing more than 150+ Servers, Cloud Infrastructure Management from 25+ Cloud providers across the globe

Network and performance monitoring, troubleshooting the issues related server and networks

Server infra orchestration

Build and own platform operations of Production, Responsibilities include from production environment build and deployments to automation and performance tuning

Overall billing and cost management of Infrastructure and suggesting architecture improvements

Application, Network Traffic and Server monitoring ( NewRelic, Grafana Sensu, Nagios )

Linux Shell Scripting, Using Ansible for automation and performing daily operational tasks.

July 2018 - Present

Education

FAST National University

Master's of Computer Networks & Security
Computer Networks - Network & Security Track
August 2016 - 2019

Skills

Tools & Technologies
AWS Docker Google CLoud Kubernetes Redis Memcached Jenkins Github Ansible Vagrant Nagios Salt Stack Jira
Workflow
  • Linux OS Expert
  • Cross DevOps & Cloud Consultant
  • Junior Programmer
  • Agile Development & kanban

Interests

Apart from being a DevOps Specialist, I enjoy most of my time being outdoor and I enjoy to learn new techs, Playing with Technology Gadgets in the market.

When forced indoors, I follow a number of sci-fi and fantasy genre movies and television shows, I am an awesome :) chef, and I spend a large amount of my free time exploring the latest technology advancements in the DevOps related culture.


Awards & Certifications

  • Certified Ethical Hacker v8
  • Certified AWS Solution Architect Associate