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Achmat N.

Senior DevOps Engineer

Achmat is a seasoned DevOps Engineer with a wealth of knowledge from 15 years of experience.

He possesses a strong background spanning various industries, including travel, FinTech, HealthTech, and consultancy. Achmat has worked in diverse international locations, including South Africa, Argentina, Germany, and the UK.

His expertise includes implementing new software applications, operating system roll-outs, and contributing to streamlined business operations. Achmat has developed tools and processes that effectively cater to cross-platform user needs.

Main expertise
  • AWS
    AWS 5 years
  • DevOps
    DevOps 10 years
  • Docker
    Docker 7 years
Other skills
  • Functional testing 4 years
  • RabbitMQ
    RabbitMQ 3 years
  • PostgreSQL
    PostgreSQL 3 years
Achmat N.

South Africa

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Selected experience


  • Senior Site Reliability Engineer

    Deimos - 1 year 10 months

    • Administration of client projects, designing and developing reliable, scalable, and efficient systems.
    • Monitor and troubleshoot using metrics and tracing, developing proactive approaches from data.
    • Identify opportunities for automation, implement and integrate relevant tools and technologies to streamline processes and enhance productivity.
    • Implement and enhance the DevSecOps strategy: Develop and maintain a comprehensive DevSecOps strategy, ensuring that security is integrated into every stage of the software development lifecycle.


    • Technologies:
    • AWS AWS
    • DevOps DevOps
    • Grafana Grafana
    • Kubernetes Kubernetes
    • Linux Linux
    • Terraform Terraform
    • Google Cloud Google Cloud
    • Team leading
    • Git Git
    • RabbitMQ RabbitMQ
    • Azure Azure
  • Senior DevOps Engineer

    Byte Orbit - 1 year 4 months

    • Planning and implementation of DevOps roadmap.
    • Architect enterprise-wide infrastructure provisioning, management, and monitoring systems.
    • Developed and implemented Software Release Management strategies for various applications according to the agile process.
    • Migration of Applications to Kubernetes (EKS).
    • Disaster Recovery Planning and Implementation.


    • Technologies:
    • DevOps DevOps
    • Kubernetes Kubernetes
    • Agile Agile
    • Git Git
    • MySQL MySQL
    • PostgreSQL PostgreSQL
    • Python Python
    • Functional testing
    • Automation testing
  • DevOps Engineer

    Mukuru - 8 months

    • Automate Terraform in Gitlab CI/CD.
    • Implement company-wide VPN and remove public access from internal services.
    • Implement Zero Trust security in AWS organisational accounts and linked services.


    • Technologies:
    • AWS AWS
    • DevOps DevOps
    • Grafana Grafana
    • Terraform Terraform
    • Git Git
    • RabbitMQ RabbitMQ


  • BSc.BA, Humanities, Socio-Informatics, Psychology

    Stellenbosch University · 2005 - 2007

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