Samuel Levy           Senior DevOps Engineer
Personal Information

Cellular: 0545664977                                      
Birth date: 28.01.1981                       
Status: Married + 4                             
Nationality: Israeli, French


2017 AWS Certified SysOps Administrator – Associate.
2016 – Red Hat Conscious Leader certification.
2013-2015 (evenings) – Hadassah College of Tech., M.Sc in Computer Science (spec. medical & machine learning).
1998-2002 – Jerusalem College of Tech., B.Sc in Computer Science (spec. software and networks).
1998 – Ecole Yavne Marseilles, France, Scientific Bachelor (distinctions in mathematics and physics).

Professional Experience
2010-Present – NDS & Cisco

2015- Present- Sr DevOps Eng
·     Automated the deployment of our solutions (300+ Linux based instances per customer) into the Cloud (AWS) - technologies used; Ansible, python, bash , AWS products (RDS, ELB, EC2, VPC) 
·     Worked on the continuous deployment of automated test suites for our Cloud deployments into the Cloud - technologies used; Jenkins, Docker, Python

2010- 2015:  Systems Eng and Tech/Group lead
·     Point of knowledge and mentoring of other employees. Technical lead then group lead (7 engineers).
·   Development of multiple integration, deployment & testing tools (PHP, Python, bash scripts).
·   Lead a team of automation, integrated in the CI/CD pipeline of the company, delivering cloud based video solutions as a Service to TV broadcasters. Applying agile methodologies.
·   Highly customer facing, (integrations onsite, support, troubleshooting) - CEO Award 2012, ISTQB Cum Laude.
·   Cisco Security Blue Belt – participated with success in yearly capture the flag internal security hacking contests.

2004-2010 – Ciel Telecom

SW Engineer / System Administrator/ Architect / Group Leader
·         Development and administration of CRM,ERP and billing systems of the company (PHP,MySQL under Linux)
·         Development of Intranet/Extranet of the company (PHP,MySQL in Linux Environment)
·         Development of the internal BI tools of the company, extracting analyzed data from huge databases.
·         Management of a team of 3 developers.
·         Installation & administration of the company’s servers, 8 Linux/Debian servers running MySQL, Apache2,ProFTPd,Postfix,Samba,Asterisk. - Network administration of the company. (Multisite-VPN Ipsec)
·         Database Administration; installation, design, administration, optimization, queries, work with huge databases
·         Migration of the telephony from hardware PABX to Asterisk,The Open source PBX (SIP,IAX,PRI,DAHDI,Harphones,Softphones)
·         Integration to the CRM and development of multiple tools around Asterisk (PHP-AGI, C# , Asterisk Manager).

Professional Skills

·      13 years of software & systems engineering experience, including DevOps engineer role.
·       7 years of system administration experience (systems & databases – large datasets manipulation & analysis).
·       5 years of hands-on engineering team leading / management experience.
·       6 years of end to end system integration, testing and delivery experience.
·       Deep knowledge and experience in the following technologies:
·       PHP/MySQL/Javascript (AJAX), XML/XSL,JSON, Asterisk, Linux, VBA ,Oracle, DVB, IPTV , Python, AWS
·       Very deep knowledge in open source world  - Deep knowledge in networking.
·       Very deep knowledge in databases (MySQL,SQL Server,Access, Oracle, MongoDB).
·       Very deep knowledge in Asterisk – Open source PBX
·       Strengths: ability to effectively prioritize and work on parallel tasks, very versatile, extremely quick learner, ambitious and fully motivated to my work. Excellent interpersonal relationship. motivator, leader by example.


OS: MS Windows NT/9x/2000/XP/Vista/7, Linux (RedHat,Debian,Ubuntu,Centos), Unix. MAC OSX.
Languages & libraries: PHP,Javascript,HTML,XSL/XML/JSON,Perl,SQL,C,C++,C#,VB,VBA,bash, AJAX,Flask,,Python.LEJOS,supervised & unsupervised machine learning libraries (scikit-learn / pandas), adb.
Databases: MySQL, Access, SQL Server , Oracle, MongoDB, Couchbase.
DevOps: Jenkins, Ansible, Docker, Openstack,AWS, github.

 Military Service

2002-2004 – Pikud Merkaz
Development in VBA. large datasets manipulation, Excellence award (Mitstayen) in 2003.


French: Mother tongue, Hebrew: Fluent, English: full professional proficiency.

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