Praneeth Bodduluri, Reliability Developer in Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Praneeth Bodduluri

Reliability Developer in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Member since July 26, 2018
Praneeth is a DevOps engineer with a strong emphasis on metrics, traceability, and auditability. He has spent significant time creating back-end architectures and ensuring reliability in the microservice world. Praneeth likes to implement best practices and is a big fan of the 12-factor model and infrastructure as a code. Figuring out performance issues/bottlenecks is his passion.
Praneeth is now available for hire


  • Shadegrown Tech
    Amazon Web Services (AWS), AWS, Google Cloud Platform (GCP), AWS Lambda, gRPC...
    Amazon Web Services (AWS), Yocto, Go, Reliability, AWS, Docker
  • Buffer Labs
    LXC, DevOps, Python



Dubai, United Arab Emirates



Preferred Environment

Python, Terraform, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Reliability, Monitoring

The most amazing...

...project I've worked on so far is getting a nano satellite into orbit.


  • Founder/CTO

    2017 - PRESENT
    Shadegrown Tech
    • Built an event-driven banking automation software and an API ecosystem.
    • Set up secure cloud connectivity for legacy banking infrastructure in private data centers.
    Technologies: Amazon Web Services (AWS), AWS, Google Cloud Platform (GCP), AWS Lambda, gRPC, Go, Kubernetes
  • Senior Devops and Linux application Engineer

    2014 - 2017
    • Helped architect and set up systems required for a fast moving microservices oriented developer team.
    • Created automated checks and alarms to ensure reliable operation of infrastructure and deployment.
    • Handled incident management and ensured checks are in place to prevent repetitions of outages.
    • Helped set up a CI/CD system on bare metal servers.
    • Completed extensive work with Linux kernel modules to build a customized distro with docker running on ARM.
    Technologies: Amazon Web Services (AWS), Yocto, Go, Reliability, AWS, Docker
  • Founder/Chief Technical Officer

    2011 - 2014
    Buffer Labs
    • Co-founded a bootstrapped embedded systems design firm that worked on creating sensor nodes and mobile accessories.
    Technologies: LXC, DevOps, Python
  • Consultant

    2012 - 2012
    • Performed a study on various scaling aspects of Sahana Eden ( ) and identified bottlenecks when running on AWS.
    Technologies: Amazon Web Services (AWS), Performance Tuning, Python, AWS
  • Consultant

    2010 - 2010
    Sahana Foundation
    • Deployed a High Availability Linux server architecture for a food request portal of the World Food Program.
    Technologies: Failover Solutions, Linode
  • Contract Developer

    2009 - 2009
    Google, Google Summer of Code
    • Developed a Python based SMS reciever to collect data for Sahana disaster management system.
    Technologies: Python


  • Core Team Member, Jugnu Nano satellite

    Was involved in the pre-flight tests and integration of IIT Kanpur’s nanosatellite Jugnu. Performed thermal cycling and hardware integrity tests along with final placement of the satellite on a launch vehicle.


  • Tools

    Terraform, NGINX, Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE), GitLab CI/CD, AWS CloudFormation, CircleCI, Git, Jenkins
  • Paradigms

    DevOps, Continuous Integration (CI), Microservices Architecture
  • Platforms

    Amazon Web Services (AWS), Docker, Amazon EC2 (Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud), AWS Lambda, Kubernetes, Linux, Linode, Google Cloud Platform (GCP), Apache2
  • Other

    Reliability, Elastic Load Balancers, Domain Name System (DNS), Failover Solutions, Site Reliability, SSL Certificates, Incident Response, Performance Tuning, CTO, IoT Protocols, SSL, SSL Configurations, IoT Security, Amazon Route 53, Amazon API Gateway, API Gateways, Cloudflare, Iptables, AWS, Yocto, LXC, Monitoring
  • Languages

    Python, Bash, Go
  • Frameworks

    gRPC, Flask, Django
  • Storage

    Google Cloud, Amazon S3 (AWS S3), Google Cloud SQL, PostgreSQL, MySQL, Datadog, Google Cloud Storage


  • Master's Degree in Physics
    2005 - 2011
    Indian Institute of Technology - Kanpur, India

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