Eugene Rache, Software Developer in Miami Beach, FL, United States
Eugene Rache

Software Developer in Miami Beach, FL, United States

Member since June 26, 2020
Eugene has over eight years of experience in on-premise and AWS/Azure cloud infrastructure engineering, build and release, configuration management, and containerized services. He's focused on CI/CD implementations with GitLab, Jenkins, Bamboo, or Bitbucket pipelines, security automation (DevSecOps), configuration management tools such as Ansible, Puppet, IaC with Terraform or CloudFormation, and microservice management with Docker, OpenVZ, and Kubernetes.
Eugene is now available for hire




Miami Beach, FL, United States



Preferred Environment

Amazon Web Services (AWS), Git, MySQL, Shell, Python, Kubernetes, Azure, Automation, Microservices, CI/CD Pipelines

The most amazing...

...I've done various migration for projects with varying complexity and strategy based on monolithic and microservice app architecture.


  • DevOps Engineer

    2022 - PRESENT
    • Led the Kubernetes (K8) project from its roots and managed the implementation team.
    • Worked on improvements for the current stacks regarding CI/CD and monitoring enhancements.
    • Created release management and procedures. Conducted site reliability engineering (SRE) work, leading a microservice transition project.
    Technologies: Kubernetes, Amazon EKS, GitLab CI/CD, Azure, Terraform, Ansible
  • Senior DevOps Engineer

    2021 - 2022
    Disney Media and Entertainment Distribution
    • Helped migrate AWS and Azure infrastructure from 21st Century Fox into Disney Media.
    • Improved CI/CD with Gitlab CI and Azure DevOps for the old and new services.
    • Completed infrastructure automation with Terraform for the cloud services.
    Technologies: Amazon EKS, Azure, Azure DevOps Services
  • Senior DevOps Engineer

    2020 - 2022
    Anthem AI
    • Automated the platform with infrastructure-as-code (Terraform).
    • Facilitated single sign-on (SSO) integration and management with Keycloak for various applications like Vault, AWS, GitLab, and Datadog.
    • Built Helm charts for the deployment of Kubernetes services.
    • Automated and set up Elasticsearch IaC within AWS and implemented log shipping strategies for the applications.
    Technologies: Amazon EKS, Kubernetes, Helm, Keycloak, Terragrunt, Terraform, Python, Bash Script, Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Senior DevOps | Site Reliability Engineer (SRE)

    2019 - 2020
    Lavu INC
    • Led microservice infrastructure migration based on OpenVz to Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Service (EKS) and Kubernetes Operations (kOps) for application stack based on Go, Python, JavaScript, and PHP.
    • Deployed and coordinated releases, patches, fixes, and any updates to the company products in staging and production environments.
    • Retrofitted existing Terraform templates for the infrastructure.
    • Managed Kubernetes charts using Helm and Terraform. Created reproducible builds of the Kubernetes applications; managed Kubernetes manifest files; oversaw releases of Helm packages.
    Technologies: Amazon Web Services (AWS), Docker, Jenkins, Bamboo, Grafana, ELK (Elastic Stack), New Relic, Terraform, Debian, CentOS, GitHub
  • Senior DevOps Engineer

    2016 - 2019
    • Supported Azure cloud infrastructure. Reverse-engineered the existing infrastructure and automated it as IaC with Terraform.
    • Completed the blue-green deployment pipeline based on Terraform templates for the PHP app and components.
    • Built CI/CD environment across all projects in the company based on Jenkins pipelines and Job DSL. Accomplished automated testing using different frameworks for unit, integration, functional, and performance tests.
    Technologies: Amazon Web Services (AWS), Zabbix, Terraform, OpenVZ, Docker, Kubernetes, Puppet, Ansible, Bitbucket Pipelines, Jenkins
  • Infrastructure Engineer

    2010 - 2016
    King Servers
    • Deployed and maintained a new data center infrastructure at the company.
    • Bootstrapped servers, switches, routers, and storage hardware for existing and new clients.
    • Designed and built stacks for various client applications based on app architecture and bare metal machines.
    • Automated infrastructure scalability with Ansible and Jenkins for various infrastructure templates based on Nix distribution.
    • Worked on ticket support for dozens of clients with on-call rotations every two weeks.
    • Performed Linux or Unix server administration, including network debugging and diagnostics.
    Technologies: Amazon Web Services (AWS), Xen, Apache, NGINX, BIND, Gentoo, FreeBSD, Debian, Ubuntu, CentOS, GitLab, GitHub


  • Lavu POS

    A microservice-based app.

    I led the lift and shift infrastructure migration project for approximately 30 microservices from Rackspace (OpenVZ) to AWS (Amazon EKS or Kubernetes) and automated by Terraform.

    I also designed and built CI/CD automation based on Bamboo or Jenkins.


  • Languages

    Bash Script, Python, PHP, Visual Basic
  • Tools

    Terraform, Ansible, Jenkins, Bamboo, Puppet, Git, NGINX, Apache, ELK (Elastic Stack), Grafana, Bitbucket, Shell, VMware, GitHub, GitLab, Zabbix, Turbo Pascal, Keycloak, Helm, Amazon EKS, Azure DevOps Services, GitLab CI/CD
  • Paradigms

    DevOps, Automation, Microservices
  • Platforms

    Docker, CentOS, Linux, Unix, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Kubernetes, MacOS, Debian, Ubuntu, New Relic, Xen, DigitalOcean, FreeBSD, Azure
  • Other

    CI/CD Pipelines, Load Balancers, Autoscaling, Bitbucket Pipelines, Gentoo, BIND, OpenVZ, Engineering, Electronics
  • Storage

    MySQL, Elasticsearch
  • Libraries/APIs

  • Industry Expertise



  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science and Programming
    2006 - 2010
    Kyiv National University of Technologies and Design - Kyiv, Ukraine


  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate
    JANUARY 2021 - JANUARY 2024
  • CompTIA Security+
    APRIL 2018 - PRESENT
    New Horizons Computer Learning Center

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