Pavan Koujalgi

  • Cloud Engineer at Beyondsoft
  • Los Angeles, California, United States
  • Information Technology and Services

Previous positions

  • Web Service Associate at Titan Shops at Cal State Fullerton
  • Cloud Engineer at CSC

Education

California State University-Fullerton, Master’s degree, Computer Engineering

Background

Summary

Cloud Engineer with 3+ years of work experience in supporting infrastructure using cloud technology primarily using AWS with strong understanding of Continuous Integration using Jenkins. •Experience with AWS services like EC2, RDS, Route-53, S3, Cloud Front, RDS, VPC and ELB/ALB. •Familiar with using a broad range of AWS technologies such as EC2, RDS, ELB, EBD, S3, VPC, Glacier, IAM, Cloud Watch, KMS to develop and maintain an Amazon AWS based cloud solution and security. •Familiar with system monitoring tools such as Dynatrace, Cloudwatch and AppDynamics.

Experience

  • Cloud Engineer

    Beyondsoft

    June 2018 – Present(1 year 4 months)

    • Actively working on AWS infrastructure including services such as CloudFront, AWS S3, Route53, AWS EC2, NAT Gateways, Amazon RDS, IAM, AWS VPC, S3, CloudWatch and Beanstalk. • Provide daily monitoring, management, troubleshooting and issue resolution to systems and services hosted on cloud resources • Maintain network documentation, run-books, diagrams, and network assets in the configuration management database. • Working knowledge of HTTP, HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, AJAX, JSON to troubleshoot Web Application issues. • Created EFS and mounted onto Virtual Machine • Working in Linux Server/System installation, configuration, administration, troubleshooting, monitoring and backup & recovery methodologies. • Managed Elastic IP and Elastic load balancer • Integrated AWS API to deliver emails in bulk and synchronously. • Managing Azure Active Directory in collaboration with LDAP User Management system. • Managed AWS Site Reliability • Managed and Monitored CloudWatch, EC2 Health, Beanstalk, AppDynamics • Managed Amazon Certificate Manager, Route 53, IAM, VPC, S3 and Beanstalk. • Created and modified CloudFront Distributions. • Analyzed the log sources utilized for the purpose of security monitoring and networking devices (such as firewalls, routers, proxies, and operating systems). • Working extensively in LinuxEnvironment where writing script is a daily activity. • Knowledge on infrastructure automation such as Terraform and Cloud Formation.

  • Web Service Associate

    Titan Shops at Cal State Fullerton

    August 2016 – December 2017(1 year 4 months)Orange County, California Area

    • Designed and deployed a website which manages Cal State Fullerton bookstore using PHP7, jQuery and HTML5. • Implemented a continuous integration process of by automatically building and testing the code and deploying the web application to production environment.

  • Cloud Engineer

    CSC

    August 2013 – November 2015(2 years 3 months)Bengaluru Area, India

    • Managed the methods of deployment (development, testing and production) and the processes and tools required to execute those deployments using Jenkins. • Knowledge on networking Technologies like Load balancer, ACL, Firewall, VIP, DNS. • Familiar with load balancing and proxying of Linux systems servers and components. • Maintaining AWS infrastructure and integrate it with other services.

  • Associate Cloud Engineer

    CSC

    August 2012 – July 2013(11 months)Bengaluru Area, India

    • Communicate with Developers to analyze existing deployment process and automate wherever it is necessary. • Knowledge on infrastructure automation such as AWS API automation and Cloud Formation. • Server administration on Windows and Linux Platforms. • Familiar with AWS services like EC2, RDS, Route-53, S3, Cloud Front, RDS, VPC, ELB/ALB, Elastic Search, and Kibana. • Experience with System monitoring tools using AppDynamics. • Version control using GIT and Teamsite.

Education

  • California State University-Fullerton

    Master’s degree, Computer Engineering

    2016 – 2017

  • Visvesvaraya Technological University

    Bachelor’s degree, Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering

    2008 – 2012

Languages

  • English

    Professional working proficiency

  • Kannada

    Native or bilingual proficiency

  • Hindi

    Native or bilingual proficiency

Projects

  • Automatic Temperature Control Device [BHEL]

    August 2011 – August 2011

    In Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL). I designed the interface of Digital temperature sensor to the micro controller. The Automatic Temperature Control Device we made in a group of three provides low power device with high performance, is cost effective and has re-programmable flash memory. REF: EPD:3405:020:PRJ:11

    Team Members (3):
    • Pavan Koujalgi,
    • aashik madhava rao,
    • Ravi Birhman
  • Discussion forum with php/mysql

    January 2017 – May 2017

    Created a Discussion Forum using PHP and MySQL where users can create a thread, upload photo, view photo, reply/edit a post and host a multi-user chat session.

    Team Members (1):
    • Pavan Koujalgi

Skills & Expertise

  • Amazon EC2
  • Apache
  • Matlab
  • JavaScript
  • Lotus Traveler
  • Mobile Devices
  • Lotus Notes
  • H-Spice
  • Blackberry Enterprise Server
  • Servers
  • Python
  • Enterprise Mobility
  • Web Services
  • Lotus Domino
  • Linux
  • Microsoft Exchange
  • Web Applications
  • PHP
  • Networking
  • C
  • Jenkins
  • Docker
  • Mobile Iron
  • Domain Name System (DNS)
  • MySQL
  • C++
  • HTML
  • Microsoft Word
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • chef
  • Agile Methodologies
  • Cloud Computing
  • Mobile Device Management
  • Server Architecture
  • SQL

Certifications

  • Six Sigma Green Belt Certified (SSGBC)

    Management and Strategy Institute, License 11318948

    October 2017

Courses

California State University-Fullerton

  • Advanced Computer Networks
  • Advanced Computer Architecture
  • Software Design and Architecture
  • Database and Applications

Visvesvaraya Technological University

  • Computer Communication Networks
  • Multimedia Communication

Honors & Awards

  • Intra Department Quiz Winner

    Acharya Institute of Technology

    September 2009

    Won the First Prize in the General Knowledge Quiz competition.

  • Talent Awards for securing highest marks in High School

    Life Insurance Corporation of India

    July 2006

    Won this prize for securing 90% and above in High School Senior year Finals.

Volunteer Experience & Causes

  • Blood Donor

    Akshaya Voluntary Blood Bank

    May 2013Health

    Donated blood as a part of social service.

Causes Pavan cares about:

  • Animal Welfare
  • Arts and Culture
  • Children
  • Education
  • Health
  • Politics
  • Science and Technology
  • Social Services