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Ali Muhammad

DevOps Engineer at CTAC

Ali Muhammad is a Cloud Engineer, currently working at CTAC. He is tasked with working on AWS Cloud to facilitate customers with leading cloud technology and implement best possible solutions. Highly interested in keeping up with latest technologies, implementing them and utilizing wherever possible and appropriate in his professional life.

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Cloud (DevOps) Engineer

Jan 2019 - Present, Falls Church, VA, U.S.A

CTAC is committed to providing top-quality engineering and IT solutions with fully-optimized Development Operations (DevOps).

  • Design and build AWS Infrastructure eco-system solutions for clients.
  • Research, perform proof of concepts and introduce latest technologies that can benefit both the CTAC and our clients.
  • Develop secure systems.
  • Architect fault-tolerant systems, implement disaster recovery solutions and implement cost-saving strategies.
  • Manage project deployment life-cycle, define requirements, research solutions, design systems, support testing and oversee live implementation.

Senior Cloud Engineer

August 2018 - November 2018, Lahore, Pakistan

Techlogix is an information technology, consulting, and business solutions company that helps enterprises use innovation and emerging technologies to digitally transform their businesses.

  • Designed, set up, administered and managed CI/CD using Visual Studio Team Services and Jenkins.
  • Created, administered and designed Azure App services, Azure Storage account, Azure SQL servers, Azure Active Directory, Virtual Machines, Virtual Networks and other resources. Auto scaling of cloud Infrastructure to optimize performance and cost.

DevOps Engineer
Netsol Technologies - Innovation Group Global Solutions (1insurer)

November 2014 - July 2018, Lahore, Pakistan

NETSOL Technologies provides superior software solutions & digital enablement solutions for the asset finance & leasing industry worldwide.

  • Automated Build processes using GIT/SVN, Maven/ANT and Jenkins/VSTS for Java EE & WebSphere based applications. Maintained GIT/SVN repositories. Scripted Python/Shell scripts for automated application deployments to web application servers hosted on Windows/AIX/Linux/AWS EC2 instances as well as for database-oriented activities for a complete SDLC.
  • Managed servers/instances ranging from MSSQL, DB2, IBM WebSphere, SonarQube, EC2 and Tomcat.
  • Performed R&D on the latest technologies, achieved proof of concept end-to-end and introduced them within the company to build up an Agile and DevOps environment.
  • Awarded Performance Excellence Award and monetary sum (years of 2016 & 2018).


Owner/Developer July 2020 - Present

Production-Grade | Ansible Role for applying CIS Benchmark for Ubuntu Linux 20.04 LTS (hardening).

Owner/Developer Nov 2018 - Present

Vagrant VM box with Base image of Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic) that has DevOps tools, programming languages & environments pre-installed, ready to be used instantly after boot up.

Owner/Developer Sept 2019 - Present

Docker images that provide users with easy to use ansible docker container images; ready-to-go images that also facilitate for molecule testing of ansible roles during development.

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