Rajender Koppula, Developer in Hyderabad, Telangana, India
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Rajender Koppula

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DevOps Engineer and Developer

Hyderabad, Telangana, India
Toptal Member Since
September 26, 2022

Rajender is a DevOps and SRE engineer with nearly four years of expertise in building and supporting web and native SaaS solutions on Kubernetes, cloud, and OpenShift. He has experience in service and infrastructure migrations and securing and integrating with open source alternatives in CI/CD processes. Rajender has worked with automation and logging and has set up metrics.


Aqua Security
Kubernetes, Helm, Go, Terraform, Jenkins, Shell, OpenSSL, Open Source...
On-premise, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Ansible, ELK (Elastic Stack), Shell...




Preferred Environment

Kubernetes, Helm, Jenkins, Terraform, Go, Linux, DevOps, Ansible, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Docker

The most amazing...

...project I've done is an end-to-end migration to Kubernetes from the monolith, which saved a lot of resources and scalability, and had zero downtime.

Work Experience

Devops Engineer

2018 - 2022
Aqua Security
  • Contributed to Aqua Security with open source tools like Aqua-helm deployments and Aquasec Terraform provider, which helped customers deploy and configure the product.
  • Tracked and fixed open source solution bugs and internal infrastructure pipeline issues.
  • Resolved custom integrations with deployment. Integrated with Flux CD, Argo CD, vault sidecar injection, Artifact Hub, and ChartMuseum.
Technologies: Kubernetes, Helm, Go, Terraform, Jenkins, Shell, OpenSSL, Open Source, Amazon Web Services (AWS), DevOps, Red Hat OpenShift, Microservices, App Infrastructure, Continuous Integration (CI), Continuous Delivery (CD)

DevOps Engineer

2018 - 2020
  • Migrated all application services from AWS to on-premise, which saved multi-billions in the long run.
  • Prepared all automated Ansible playbooks to deploy applications, database cache, and Elastic Stack (ELK).
  • Conteranised most monolith applications and integrated them with a microservices CI/CD system.
Technologies: On-premise, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Ansible, ELK (Elastic Stack), Shell, Python 3, Microservices, App Infrastructure, Docker, Jenkins Job DSL, Continuous Integration (CI), Continuous Delivery (CD)

Complete Node.js CI/CD Setup

A complete Node.js application CI/CD setup. Having IaC for terraforming and Jenkinsfiles for deploying and scaling applications.

Helm charts to deploy the application to Kubernetes and Node.js autoscaling in EKS with CloudWatch monitoring setup scripts.
2014 - 2018

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science

Chaitanya Bharati Institute of Technology (CBIT) - Hyderabad, India


OpenSSL, Jenkins Job DSL, Jenkins Pipeline


Helm, Ansible, Shell, Jenkins, ELK (Elastic Stack), Terraform, Git


DevOps, Continuous Integration (CI), Continuous Delivery (CD), Microservices


Go, Python 3


Kubernetes, Linux, Docker, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Red Hat OpenShift




Open Source, App Infrastructure, Web Security, Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC), Agile DevOps, Autoscaling, Continuous Monitoring

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