Moushegh Amirbekyan, Systems Administrator and DevOps Developer in Yerevan, Armenia
Moushegh Amirbekyan

Systems Administrator and DevOps Developer in Yerevan, Armenia

Member since October 2, 2017
Moushegh is a systems engineer specialized in the automation and customization of procedures and services hosted on Unix/Linux systems. He developed CI/CD that deploys new websites within a very complex infrastructure in one minute or less. He is a scripting enthusiast and experienced system administrator. Moushegh brings solid experience with large infrastructures, CI/CD, automation, and pipelines.
Moushegh is now available for hire

Portfolio

  • DataArt
    Terraform, Kubernetes, Ansible, Nginx, PostgreSQL, MySQL, Git, AWS...
  • Ally
    Nginx, Linux, Cloudflare, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Git, AWS, Zabbix, Ansible...
  • Toptal Client
    Terraform, Ansible, Nginx, MySQL, Galera Cluster, Redis, Redis Clusters, PHP...

Experience

Location

Yerevan, Armenia

Availability

Part-time

Preferred Environment

Terraform, Linux, Nginx, Bash, Docker, Kubernetes, AWS, Google Cloud Platform (GCP)

The most amazing...

...CI/CD I've written from scratch deploys a new website within a very complex infrastructure in one minute or less.

Employment

  • DevOps Engineer

    2020 - PRESENT
    DataArt
    • Developed infrastructure as code for various projects.
    • Improved or built CI/CD pipelines for various projects.
    • Enhanced or developed cloud infrastructure for clients.
    Technologies: Terraform, Kubernetes, Ansible, Nginx, PostgreSQL, MySQL, Git, AWS, Google Cloud Platform (GCP), Azure, Docker, Amazon Web Services (AWS), DevOps, Microsoft Azure, Security, IT Audits, IT Security, GitLab CI/CD, CI/CD Pipelines, System Administration, Linux Administration, Google Cloud
  • DevOps Lead

    2019 - PRESENT
    Ally
    • Planned and built the infrastructure based on virtual machines and containers.
    • Set up and configured web, proxy, and database services.
    • Constructed monitoring and alerting as well as CI/CD pipelines.
    Technologies: Nginx, Linux, Cloudflare, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Git, AWS, Zabbix, Ansible, DevOps, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Azure DevOps, CI/CD Pipelines, Linux Administration
  • DevOps Expert

    2021 - 2021
    Toptal Client
    • Designed an easily portable and scaleable Terraform infrastructure across multiple accounts code for a complex atomic infrastructure requiring only authorization tokens of desired accounts.
    • Created fully automated pipelines for the application.
    • Developed a fully automated pipeline for the infrastructure.
    Technologies: Terraform, Ansible, Nginx, MySQL, Galera Cluster, Redis, Redis Clusters, PHP, GitLab CI/CD, Bitbucket, AWS S3, OpenVPN, Cloudflare, CI/CD Pipelines, System Administration, Linux Administration
  • Head of SRE Department

    2019 - 2020
    BetConstruct
    • Performed root cause analysis (RCA) in deficient areas to identify and resolve central issues.
    • Led associate focus groups and meetings to obtain suggestions, address concerns and issues, and foster positive relations among team members and management.
    • Enhanced operational efficiency and reduced labor expenses by developing and optimizing standard practices.
    • Created and implemented strategies for improving operational efficiency and accuracy.
    • Managed a high workload with a consistent record of achieving deadlines and production targets.
    Technologies: Nginx, Cloudflare, BIND9, HAProxy, Redis, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Postfix, Git, GitLab, CentOS, Google Cloud Platform (GCP), Azure, VMware ESXi, Docker, LXC, Chef, Jenkins, Zabbix, Google Cloud
  • Senior Unix/Linux Systems Engineer

    2016 - 2019
    BetConstruct
    • Designed and deployed the extensive infrastructure comprising bare metal, virtual hosts, and containers.
    • Developed CI/CD to create, modify, and deliver various server configurations for large complex infrastructure.
    • Automated and monitored procedures and pipelines.
    • Built lightweight APIs for inter-product communication.
    • Developed Bash scripts for a series of complex tasks.
    Technologies: Zabbix, Cloudflare, LXC, TeamCity, Docker, Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE), Google Cloud Platform (GCP), PHP, PostgreSQL, Nginx, Bash, Linux Administration, System Administration, CI/CD Pipelines, Google Cloud
  • Unix/Linux System Administrator

    2014 - 2016
    BetConstruct
    • Configured and managed the virtualization of servers.
    • Set up and managed various web and proxy servers for enhanced performance.
    • Deployed and set up database servers and backup services.
    • Managed DNS servers and third-party content delivery networks (CDN) via API.
    • Implemented and managed CI/CD pipelines for optimized performance.
    Technologies: Zabbix, Jenkins, Cloudflare, BIND, PostgreSQL, MySQL, VMware, KVM, HAProxy, Squid, Apache, Nginx

Experience

  • IaC on AWS
    https://www.docday.com/

    A US-based healthcare data processing and sharing platform. The project is a platform that safely stores, processes, and shares patients' data, disease history, and other relevant information between authorized parties. A customer can use this platform to book visits to doctors and access relative information.

  • Educational Platform
    https://training.xfel.eu

    Set up a customized version of the open-source Open edX platform on the client side, scaling the database, caching, search engine, and other platform components, as well as the configuration of a fully automated pipeline and backups.

  • Custom CMS

    A custom-developed content management system used for modifying and skinning the front end of the platform used by an Armenia-based gambling company. The product allows account and project managers to enable/disable features and services while the client can add modifying public content.

  • Online Casino

    The project done for an Armenia-based gambling platform provider was an online, live, and VR casino games platform comprising self-developed and third-party integrated games and applications. The platform delivers a safe and secure gambling experience to end-users.

  • GeoIp DB Updater
    https://github.com/Amirbekyan/geoipdbupdater

    An automated tool to manage updates of MaxMind's enterprise GeoIP databases, both legacy and geoip2. It is comprised of Bash and a systemd service/timer. RPM packages are also available, although the tool is distribution-independent.

  • Firmware for a Hardware Device
    https://www.magnosco.com/

    Set up a comfortable, two-way, fully-compatible environment to test the firmware and software for a medical examination device, as well as the configuration of a fully automated pipeline for both software and hardware parts.

Skills

  • Languages

    Bash, Regex, HTML, CSS, PHP
  • Tools

    Nginx, Terraform, Zabbix, Git, Systemd, Postfix, lighttpd, Squid, Jenkins, TeamCity, VMware, Jira, Makefile, Logstash, Grafana, Apache, Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE), Ansible, GitLab CI/CD, GitLab, Chef, Puppet, Bitbucket, OpenVPN
  • Platforms

    Linux, Docker, Kubernetes, BSD, Google Cloud Platform (GCP), Amazon Web Services (AWS), Linux RHEL/CentOS, Debian Linux, Azure, Apache2, KVM, CentOS, Open edX, OpenResty
  • Other

    Operations, System Administration, Linux Administration, HAProxy, Galera Cluster, Cloudflare, AWS, Gitolite, BIND9, Failover Solutions, NFS, CI/CD Pipelines, LXC, FTP, BIND, VMware ESXi, Microsoft Azure, IT Audits, VNC, Redis Clusters, Informatics, Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, RPM Packaging
  • Paradigms

    Penetration Testing, DevOps, Azure DevOps
  • Storage

    MySQL, MariaDB, PostgreSQL, Google Cloud, Redis, MongoDB, Alibaba Cloud, Elasticsearch, Memcached, AWS S3
  • Industry Expertise

    Security, IT Security

Education

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science
    2011 - 2013
    European Educational Academy - Yerevan, Armenia
  • Bachelor's Degree in Informatics and Applied Mathematics
    2008 - 2011
    Yerevan State University - Yerevan, Armenia

Certifications

  • NGINX Core
    SEPTEMBER 2017 - PRESENT
    NGINX

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