David Araya Sanabria, Developer in San José, San José Province, Costa Rica
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David Araya Sanabria

Verified Expert  in Engineering

DevOps Developer

Location
San José, San José Province, Costa Rica
Toptal Member Since
January 16, 2023

David is an information technology professional with a decade of experience in diverse areas such as systems administration, technical customer support, and enterprise technology sales. He has worked in various industries like financial services, manufacturing, and healthcare. David is progressive, process-oriented, and customer-obsessed, making him a great addition to teams.

Portfolio

EY
Site Reliability Engineering (SRE), Scrum, Azure, Monitoring, CI/CD Pipelines...
Microsoft
Azure IaaS, Azure Virtual Desktop, Azure DevOps, Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)...
Microsoft
Azure IaaS, Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)

Experience

Availability

Part-time

Preferred Environment

Azure, Linux, Networking, High Availability Disaster Recovery (HADR), IT Governance, Cybersecurity, Kubernetes, Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS), Docker, Azure DevOps, Cost Management

The most amazing...

...thing I've done is working with customers using Azure from zero to production, migrating data centers to Azure, and improving existing Azure workloads.

Work Experience

Senior Site Reliability Engineer

2022 - 2023
EY
  • Developed an Azure monitoring strategy to monitor all the Azure services used for an enterprise accounting solution owned by EY using mainly Azure Monitoring, KQL, and Azure DevOps.
  • Assisted in production code release activities for several application modules.
  • Managed, configured, and monitored over a dozen production AKS Clusters for performance and quota scenarios.
Technologies: Site Reliability Engineering (SRE), Scrum, Azure, Monitoring, CI/CD Pipelines, Azure DevOps, Kubernetes

Enterprise Azure Solutions Architect

2021 - 2023
Microsoft
  • Architected Azure solutions for enterprise customers.
  • Delivered Azure training sessions to technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Participated in migration and support activities for several Azure services, mainly on the application and infrastructure side.
Technologies: Azure IaaS, Azure Virtual Desktop, Azure DevOps, Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS), Cost Estimation, Cost Analysis, Cloud Architecture

Azure Kubernetes Services Technical Advisor

2018 - 2021
Microsoft
  • Taught Azure and Kubernetes to new engineers to help Microsoft Customers with complex support cases.
  • Maintained KPIs at the highest level for business reviews with upper management.
  • Managed Microsoft's contract with tech support delivery partners.
Technologies: Azure IaaS, Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)

Azure Landing Zone Accelerator

https://github.com/DavidArayaSanabria/Azure-Landing-Zone-Accelerator
Azure landing zones are the output of a multi-subscription Azure environment that accounts for scale, security governance, networking, and identity. Azure landing zones enable application migration, modernization, and innovation at enterprise scale in Azure. These zones consider all platform resources required to support the customer's application portfolio and don't differentiate between infrastructure-as-a-service or platform-as-a-service.

Platforms

Azure, Linux, Kubernetes, Docker, Azure IaaS

Storage

Azure Cloud Services, Azure Active Directory

Other

Cloud Architecture, VMS, Microsoft Azure, Cost Management, Cost Estimation, Cost Analysis, Azure Bicep, Infrastructure as Code (IaC), Scalable Architecture, Networking, High Availability Disaster Recovery (HADR), IT Governance, Azure Virtual Desktop, Kusto Query Language (KQL), Azure Resource Manager (ARM), Site Reliability Engineering (SRE), Monitoring, CI/CD Pipelines

Languages

Markdown, SQL

Paradigms

DevOps, Penetration Testing, Azure DevOps, Scrum

Tools

Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS), Terraform

Industry Expertise

Cybersecurity

2021 - 2022

Specialization in Cybersecurity

University of Science and Technology - San Jose, Costa Rica

OCTOBER 2022 - OCTOBER 2023

Azure Solutions Architect Expert

Microsoft

JANUARY 2022 - JANUARY 2024

DevOps Engineer Expert

Microsoft

DECEMBER 2021 - DECEMBER 2023

Azure Administrator Associate

Microsoft

SEPTEMBER 2021 - SEPTEMBER 2023

Azure Virtual Desktop Speciality

Microsoft

JUNE 2020 - JULY 2023

Certified Kubernetes Administrator

The Linux Foundation

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