Developer, Project Chaperon, Knowledge manager, advisor and mentor in computing and IT based on FOSS and Unix.
Living in Ramat Gan, Israel
Languages: Hebrew as a mother's tongue, excellent English
OwnBackup - Management of cloud SaaS infrastructure (AWS and Azure, Puppet orchestration). 200 TB of sensitive client data (Banks, Insurance, Pharma) conforming to SOC, HIPAA and other requirements. Dealt with encryption considerations involved, etc.
CloudBand - Alcatel-Lucent (Now Nokia) - Developing System infrastructure for very large OpenStack deployments - Automated installations using Puppet, Rocks, Python, Perl, Shell for installing bare-bones, deployment of highly available OpenStack clusters in VMs on top and a Ceph storage cluster.
03/2013 - 03/2016
FewBytes technologies - Advocacy, Architecture design and project management of distributed systems
Expand Networks – Development of a Linux distro on an embedded device, code build automation, version control, upgrade and installation. Scripting in Perl, Bash and Python.
Self Employed consultant Information management, Computing, planning, mentoring, Project management and handholding. Subjects ranging from open and proprietary clusters, short integration jobs, optimizations and security. Among my clientele: Axxana, ModuMobile, Polycom, Discretix, Qlusters, ArelCom, Codefidence, Maccabi HMO and others.
Omnitech Eichut – Project manager, head of the GNU/Linux dept. Teaching, consulting, PreSale & PostSale.
Etagon – System developer – Scripting deployment, upgrade and management of a Cluster Appliance product.
Exanet – Product Maintainability – Designing UI, Software integration, managing knowledge and coordinating between 6 R&D teams. Also part of the team designing the automated installation of the cluster from bare-bones.
Responsible for defining maintenance procedures, testing and documentation. Took part in planning and writing in several other subsystems of the product. Head documenter of the field support manuals.
Internet Zahav - Unix system Admin at an ISP.
InterHDL - (Silicon Valley, California, Now Synopsis) - Unix and GNU/Linux System Admin, in charge of company’s developer stations and a build farm of 10 different Unix platforms.
Bynet - Technical project manager - Networks, telecom, GNU/Linux and Novel servers.
Full army service at the IDF - Electronics and telecom technician, Intelligence corps.
Computer Science studies at IDC, Herzlia.
Various programming courses at Foothill College, Los Altos, California
First year Math and Business Management, Hebrew University, Jerusalem.
Ort College and Highschool of engineering, Electronics dept. Jerusalem.
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