Natraj Solai

AWS Security Specialist

Hashicorp Certified Terraform Associate

Kubernetes Certified Administrator

AWS Solutions Architect

AWS DevOps Engineer

AWS SysOps Administrator

RedHat Certified Architect

Microsoft Azure System Administrator

Docker Certified Associate

Certified Ethical Hacker

RedHat Certified Security Specialist

RedHat Certified Engineer

Cloud Certified Technology Professional

Natraj Solai

AWS Security Specialist

Hashicorp Certified Terraform Associate

Kubernetes Certified Administrator

AWS Solutions Architect

AWS DevOps Engineer

AWS SysOps Administrator

RedHat Certified Architect

Microsoft Azure System Administrator

Docker Certified Associate

Certified Ethical Hacker

RedHat Certified Security Specialist

RedHat Certified Engineer

Cloud Certified Technology Professional

Experience
Experience
From July 2016
Technical Manager - Cloud & DevOps
Casimba Gaming / Markor Technology (Nektan Gaming Technologies)

Designing, Planning, implementing architectures and providing technical support for Gaming platforms across On-Premises & Cloud Infrastructure (AWS).

Maintaining AWS Integrated Environment – AWS Organization, IAM, Identity Center, VPC, CI/CD services, CloudFront, EC2, Lambda, S3, VPN, Route 53, EKS, RDS, DMS, CloudWatch, Cloud Trail, Lightsail etc.

Installing and Maintaining DevOps tools to automate the deployments for all environments including QA, UAT & Production. Servers are located in Gibraltar, United Kingdom, India, and AWS Cloud.

Installing and Configuring Virtual Traffic Managers Pulse Secure, pfSense and AWS Load Balancer.

Implement process and quality improvements through task automations – Bash, AWS CLI, Chef, Ansible & Terraform.

Installing and Maintaining Servers include Windows, RedHat, CentOS, Ubuntu & Amazon Linux.

Creating and maintaining Virtualization environment with Linux KVM and VMware.

Strong Knowledge with Web Services, Application Integration, Logging and Monitoring Tools.

Tracking vulnerabilities that are critical to maintain security posture, creating security reports and ensure compliance with security advisory.

Strong Knowledge of Container Technologies and Orchestration including Kubernetes, Docker Swarm, Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS).

Installing and configuring the virtualization platform, deploying application changes with CI/CD Tools (Bamboo). Weekly releases for the Application updates and fixes with Bamboo deployments.

Supports the business development lifecycle, Planning and Migrating On-Premises services to Cloud.

Knowledge of agile software development practices and release management including Atlassian Jira, Confluence and Asana.

Maintaining Sites and SSL certificates with various cloud providers for all supporting sites.

Maintaining Various websites and SSLs from Godaddy and SiteGround.

Work with different teams to design and develop frameworks and proofs of concept.

Perform data migration from on premises environments into AWS.

Migrating database platform from 5.7 to 8.X.

Monitoring and managing operating costs (Cost Optimization) across all cloud services.

From May 2007 – July 2016
Principal Systems Administrator
IGT (GTECH)

Principal Systems Administrator, GTECH (IGT), Jun 2015 – July 2016

Lead Systems Administrator, GTECH (FKA. SPIELO G2), Dec 2014 - June 2015

Lead Systems Administrator, SPIELO G2 (FKA. GTECH G2), Aug 2013 - Dec 2014

Sr Unix Engineer, GTECH G2 (FKA. St-Minver), July 2010 - Aug 2013

System Administrator, Springboard Technologies, May 2007 - July 2010

 

As a Principal System Administrator and Lead System Administrator Provided support to the Gaming platform servers and services in various environments including Development, Quality Assurance, User Acceptance Testing and Production. Maintaining both Physical and Virtual Servers, Operating system includes Solaris, RedHat, CentOS, Ubuntu, and Windows. Provided support for the Interactive Video Terminals systems located in different countries in Europe and Asia. Experience working in a 24/7 NOC environment in Gibraltar, UK.

Job responsibility includes Supporting the platforms of Synot IVT (Interactive Video Terminals) systems, Bingo, Casino and Poker Online games including production, test and development environment, IBN Orbis Games, Strongmail and System administration for all International Projects. The game servers are located in Gibraltar and the IVT terminals are located in different countries like Czech Republic, Slovakia, Macedonia, Cameroon, Hungary, Ireland, Vietnam and Spain. I was responsible for guiding the team members and motivating them to stay focused

From August 2006 to May 2007
Senior Associate (Technical Solutions Engineer)
Ness Technologies (Client Location - Google Inc)

Provided technical support for Google search engines. Installed and maintained Linux based Google Mini hardware devices and its applications. Served as the initial point of contact for resolution of connectivity and interoperability problems for several thousand Google mini servers and LAN users in heterogeneous, multi platform environment - mainly Goobantu Linux, RedHat and Windows OS