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Professional Summary

Customer focused senior DevOps highly skilled professional in fostering and delivering high quality IT end-to-end automated solutions related to Instance provisioning, Deployment, Testing and Monitoring. Passionate of eliminating barriers, improving processes, reducing costs, continuous improvements and empowering engineering and operation teams to execute and deliver. Proven effectiveness in consensus building and collaborate with stakeholders to analyse business problems and needs to design and develop optimum DevOps solutions.

Professional Highlights

  • Over 14 years of Banking Domian experience in Software build automation with DevOps.

  • Introduced latest DevOps tools to the project by constantly learning and gathering new technologies in order to grow the agile development environment.
  • Managed the delivery of automation initiatives across one or multiple teams through Project Governance.
  • Implemented Kanban and Scrum development environment leveraging automation and continuous integration/deployment.
  • Measured everything and look to improve engineering productivity and quality through automation
  • Managed DevOps priorities to deliver repeatable, continuous deployment capabilities.
  • Developed, organized and managed Software build Automation and Continues Integration.

  • Designed and developed hundreds of Jenkins Pipelines primarily used for Provisioning, Upgrade instances both in cloud and on-prem, Build, Deploy, Testing and Release.
  • Managed the end to end Robotic process Automaton  project life cycle including the Solution, Plan, Deliver and Execute stages.
  • Strong knowledge on source controller concepts like Branching, Merges and Tags.
  • Experimented and successful in implementing DEVOPS strategy in RPA framework.
  • Ensure quality control and sign-offs are in place for all required artifacts to allow for the design, build, test and migration to production of all RPA initiatives and relevant environment builds.
  • Highly experienced Trainer, trained several candidates globally on Oracle  fusion middleware concepts.

  • Build Automation/Configuration using Ant, Maven, WLST and Shell Scripting.

  • Managed Subversion revision control system(GIT and SVN) and Integrated Jenkins with Artifactory to help Software Build Automation.

  • Good exposure of development and implementation of a Continuous Delivery Pipeline, including automated testing and deployment to different environments such as development, staging, production.

  • Experienced in all phases of project lifecycle, Starting from Requirement Analysis, Design, Technical Architecture, Development, Testing, Performance Tuning to Production Implementation.
  • Transitioned projects which are full-time Operations to full-time Development. Gained a deep understanding of both sides of the "DevOps".

  • Instituted configuration and systems management via Ansible, Ansibe Tower; inventoried and standardized system configurations and package installations; trained other team members in the use of Git and Ansible.

  • Guided software development teams in designing scalable systems with efficient and cost effective use of available resources.

  • Handled all aspects of administration tasks such as day-to-day site monitoring and Configuration, Clustering, Deploying Applications, Troubleshooting, Load Balancing, Performance Tuning and Maintenance of Oracle fusion middleware stack.

  • Experience with J2EE programming with application servers (Weblogic,Websphere.)
  • Worked with major investment banks: NAB(Australia), ANZ(Australia), Canara Bank(India), Chase Bank (Kenya) and Banca Transilvania (Romania).

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, ability to interrelate with people at all levels.


Continuous Integration with Jenkins

Advanced , 7 years experience

JIRA and Confluence -Project Management Tools

Advanced , 7 years experience

Continuous Deployment and Delivery

Advanced , 6 years experience

Technical Architecture

Intermediate , 7 years experience

Test Automation - Selenium and Cucumber

Intermediate , 1 years experience

Performance Tuning and Benchmarking

Advanced , 5 years experience

Core Banking Deployments 

Intermediate ,  7 year experience

Version Control : GIT, Subversion

Advanced , 7 years experience

Oracle Fusion Middleware Administration(Weblogic,SOA,OSB and Portal).

Advanced , 10 years experience

Cloud Computing with Amazon Web Services

Advanced, 2 year experience

Configuration management with Ansible and Terraform

Intermediate ,  2 year experience

Ansible Tower

Intermediate , 2 years experience

J2EE / Java Programming

Intermediate , 4 years experience

Scripting Languages: YAML, Python and Bash

Advanced , 7 years experience

Team Management

Intermediate , 6 years experience

Cisco Identity Service Engine (ISE)

Intermediate , 1 years experience

RPA Implementation with Blueprism

Intermediate , 1 years experience

Work Experience

June 2018Present

Senior DevOps Engineer - Security Hosting Services

National Australia Bank - Australia
  • Managed infrastructure with  configuration management and version control.
  • Brought together disparate development processes ranging from Python, perl, shell  and reduced SDLC to less than one month  by implementing process and cross-team collaboration/communication with Devops tools.
  • Implemented Ansible and Ansible Tower for  Configuration management, to automate repetitive tasks,fast paced  deployment of critical applications.
  • Designed, implemented, supported AWS Cloud Infrastructure solutions.
  • Developed, debugged and deployed custom RPM packages, code and scripts.
  • Worked with RPM sources (patching and recompiling).
  • Handled patching, upgrading activities for various supporting tools(Groundworks, ICE, Weblogic etc).
  • Built and Maintained Cisco Identity Service Engine (ISE) servers.
  • Actively participated in Automation effort, automated the complete stack deployment with verification and monitoring.
  • Create and maintain scripts using Shell, Python and YAML  to simplify administration
  • Participated in 24x7x365 support.
Feb 2018June 2018

Senior DevOps Engineer - Retail Banking Platform 

ANZ Banking Group Limited - Australia
  • Design, build, implement and support CI/CD framework with DevOps tools Jenkins, Git and Artifactory.
  • Provisioned AWS EC2 instances with Ansible Playbooks and Terraform.
  • Integrated Retail banking Platform with Third Party providers such as Pega, Mulesoft and Zafin.
  • Build Devops pipeline for Pega and mulesoft in  AWS cloud. 
  • Written Templates for AWS infrastructure as a code using Terraform to build staging and production environments.
  • Involved in setting up JIRA as defect tracking system.
Nov 2017Feb 2018

Senior DevOps Engineer - Core Banking Customer Mastering

National Australia Bank - Australia
  • Designed Jenkins Pipelines for Instance provisioning, Build and Deploy, Testing and Release.
  • Worked with AWS cloud services such as EC2, Cloudformation, VPC, S3 etc and automated these deployments with Orchestration tools such as Ansible.
  • Used security groups, network ACL’s, internet gateways and route tables to ensure a secure zone for organization in AWS cloud.
  • Perform deployments, upgrades, configurations in a controlled, pre-production and production environment with tight operating perimeters
  • Integrated GIT and SVN with development products and also with jenkins to achieve continuous integration.
  • Maintained SVN repositories for DevOps environment: automation code and configuration
  • Designed and implemented Ansible playbooks for instance provisioning, configuration,  management, patching and Software development.
  • Implemented Confluence and documented all the design/process related information with Knowledge articles.
  • Involved in setting up JIRA as defect tracking system and configured various workflows, customization's and plug-ins for the JIRA bug/issue tracker.
Feb 2017Nov 2017

Robotics Automation Engineer - Customer Process Automation

National Australia Bank - Australia
  • Analyzed client processes and identified automation opportunities.
  • Defined RPA value proposition, re-engineer process to improve automation potential and recommended RPA approach/strategy.
  • Setup and maintained Robotics Process Automation test environments using Blue Prism.
  • Fine tuned performance and operation issues that arise with RPA Bots.
  • Functioned as integrator between business needs and technology solutions to help create technology solutions to meet clients’ business needs.
  • Developed detailed As Is Process Description - PDD (Process Description Document), Detailed To Be
  • Automated Process Description - SDD (Solution Design Document)
  • Conducted RPA High Level and detailed Assessments.
  • Developed RPA client architecture and solution proposal focusing on scalability and extensibility
  • Work with the Project Managers and Business Analysts to develop high level project plans for implementation projects.
  • As QA lead, provided continuous advice to RPA developers and Project Manager during project delivery.
Sep 2015Feb 2017

DevOps Deployment  Lead- Core Banking Upgrade (PBOP)

National Australia Bank - Australia
  • Manage, review and strengthen deployment framework used for core banking asset deployment.
  • Extensively worked using AWS services along with wide and in depth understanding.
  • Responsible for Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery process implementation using Jenkins along with Python and Shell scripts to automate routine jobs.
  • Implemented Continuous Integration using Jenkins and GIT from scratch.
  • Responsible for performing tasks like Branching, Tagging, and Release Activities on Version Control Tools like SVN, GIT.
  • Build monitoring, supervision and resiliency mechanisms to observe, react to, and maintain platform health and performance.
  • Implemented RESTful services, good knowledge of HTTP specifics.
  • Perform deployments, upgrades, configurations in a controlled, pre-production and production environment with tight operating perimeters.
  • Coached and mentored teams to uplift Devops culture.
Mar 2014Sep 2015

Senior DevOps Engineer - Core Banking Upgrade (PBOP)

National Australia Bank - Australia
  • Redesigned existing deployment framework to enhance maintainability via simplification.
  • Build automation system to enable deployment of entire application environment in a matter of hours instead of weeks or months.
  • Improved application methods emphasizing better utilization of configuration management tools to simplify deployment of new applications.
  • Designed and implemented continuous deployment pipeline to demonstrate design-to-deployment lifecycle resource reduction for dramatic time and cost saving, and deployment to AWS and internals hosts.
  • Involved in planning the stages of the project and their affects in SCM.
  • Participated in evaluation of each project stage and once completed.
Sep 2011Mar 2014

DevOps Engineer - Core Banking Implementation

National Australia Bank - Australia
  • Responsible for Build and Deploy activities using Jenkins/Hudson, ANT, Maven, Artifactory.
  • Responsible for deployment into various environments (DEV, SIT, Pre-Production and Production).
  • Responsible for development of Automation scripts for build and deploy.
  • Published Deployment Guides and Release notes for Bank’s various environments.
  • Automated several manual deployment steps of earlier release and incorporated them in the deployment.
May 2011Sep 2011

DevOps Engineer - Infrastructure Deployment Services

Avaya India Pvt Ltd  - India
  • Automated the installation and configuration of  weblogic application servers on solaris and linux with WLST, Ant and Shell Scripting.
  • Worked as a project member providing 24/7 and handling Severity I and Severity II Tickets.
  • Provided POC’s to prove the performance improvement.
  • Worked on infrastructure design and architecture of multi-cluster aware application and provide solutions mainly from a security perspective.
  • Configured Weblogic Application Servers with Apache 2.x.
  • Worked on security components of Weblogic Servers and web servers.
Jan 2010May 2011

Principal Infrastructure Engineer

Mphasis an HP Company - India
  • Written and maintained the scripts for application deployment.

  • Implemented strong Agile and Continuous Delivery development methodologies. 
  • Worked with team to automate management and orchestration tasks to streamline processes.
  • Automated the report generation regular monitoring tasks with WLST and Ant on the infrastructure assets such as application server sand webservers.
  • Automated weblogic domain creation on multiple servers in different geographic locations.
  • Gathered system requirements and performed requirement analysis.

Jan 2008Jan 2010

Senior Engineer

KPIT Cummins Infosystems Ltd - India
  • Collect information and reproduce customer's issues in internal environments.
  • Ensuring that technical issues are resolved according to SLA.
  • Produce case review reports and attend regular review meetings.
  • Escalate cases and communicate with Backline engineers to solve the issues.
  • Take initiative to request, schedule, and attend training and development opportunities.
  • Provided training on oracle weblogic server to team. Worked on security components of Weblogic Servers and web servers.
Jun 2007Dec 2007

Software Engineer

Impetus Infotech - India
  • Involved in installing weblogic application server.
  • Involved in configuring JDBC, JMS services in weblogic server.
  • Worked with the application team and worked with fixing the deployment issues.
  • Coordinated with the load balancing team and the network team to fulfill the requirements related to weblogic.
Nov 2005Jun 2007

Software Engineer

Aagama Computer Services - India
  • Configuration of WebLogic Domains, Managed Servers and clusters on Linux Platform.
  • Understand and implement WebLogic operations.
  • Involved in fine tuning code with various profiler tools for Client and Server code.
  • Monitoring all the resources, servers, clusters.
  • On-call support of production WebLogic application infrastructure.
  • Worked in Performance tuning and trouble shooting of Weblogic Server.


Aug 2001Nov 2005

Bachelor of Technology

Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, INDIA


Blueprism Accredited


RPA automation capability

Oracle Weblogic administrator.


Sun Certified Java Developer