April 1999 to April 2003
Director Of Operations
June 2017 to July 2018
Release Automation Manager
March 2016 to June 2017
Senior Deployment Engineer
July 2015 to March 2016
Senior Software Developer
February 2014 to March 2016
October 2012 to February 2014
October 2011 to October 2012
October 2009 to February 2010
April 2009 to February 2010
Keyword Performance LLC
March 2008 to April 2009
January 2004 to March 2008
While serving in the US Army I was able to learn a great deal about humility, leadership and a new respect towards life. My main duties were concentrated on electronic repairs of fire control systems on tracked vehicles. While serving in the US Army I was able to learn a great deal about humility, leadership and a new respect towards life. My main duties were concentrated on electronic repairs of fire control systems on tracked vehicles.
What company does Alex Irizarry work for?
Alex Irizarry works for US Army
What is Alex Irizarry's role at US Army?
Alex Irizarry is Armament Repairer
What industry does Alex Irizarry work in?
Alex Irizarry works in the Information Technology and Services industry.
Armament Repairer @ US Army While serving in the US Army I was able to learn a great deal about humility, leadership and a new respect towards life. My main duties were concentrated on electronic repairs of fire control systems on tracked vehicles. From April 1999 to April 2003 (4 years 1 month) Development Manager @ 360Alumni Manage and mentor software and quality engineers to foster their successful growth in technology Structure team and process cadence to ensure deliverables metCreate balance of feature development, tech debt and bug fixing that ensures progress and direct benefit to clientsLiaise between Product, Client and Technology roadmaps to ensure that expectations are met and exceeded wherever possible.Manage deployment, monitoring development, maintenance and support of our infrastructure Ridgefield, CTDirector Of Operations @ r4 Technologies Lead and mentor the operations team responsible for implementing and maintaining enterprise-class Software as a Service (SaaS) systems.Manage and mentor the R4Labs research and development team focused on creating and implementing new technologies to our existing infrastructure.Represent Operations to both internal and external stakeholders while demonstrating high level of sophistication and availability to our customers.Manage deployment, monitoring development, maintenance and support of our infrastructure.Set IT policies and procedures, including those for architecture, security, disaster recovery, standards, and service provision.● Work closely with Product, QA, DBA, Dev and Ops to deploy efficiently multiple times daily● Create and maintain documentation of automation processes● Script and automate our workflows in order to foster best in class service● Create and improve log shipment, monitoring tools using ELK, New Relic and Opsgenie● Apply architecture and troubleshooting skills in Linux and AWS (ELB, S3, VPCs, IAM, EC2)● Execute infrastructure as code utilizing industry standards (Puppet, Lambda)● Apply continuous delivery (Jenkins, OpsWorks, CodeDeploy) From June 2017 to July 2018 (1 year 2 months) Ridgefield, CTRelease Automation Manager @ r4 Technologies Automate and streamline R4 technologies operations and processes. Work collaboratively with software engineers to build tools for monitoring, operations and deployment.Utilize vast experience with Git to create efficient workflows for continuous integration and delivery starting from development environments into production.Work closely with QA to troubleshoot and resolve issues in Dev, QA and Production environments.● Work with DEVOPS team to configure and maintain our technology stacks● Create and maintain documentation of automation processes● Script and automate our workflows in order to foster best in class service● Use of log shipment, monitoring and alerting tools (ELK, New Relic, Opsgenie/PagerDruty)● Apply strong experience in Linux and AWS experience (ELB, S3, VPCs, IAM, EC2).● Execute infrastructure as code utilizing industry standards (Puppet, Lambda, API Gateway)● Apply continuous delivery (Jenkins, GOCD) From March 2016 to June 2017 (1 year 4 months) Ridgefield, ConnecticutSenior Deployment Engineer @ etouches I am a passionate full stack web developer building stateless API driven applications using the latest available technologies and methodologies.I design, develop and troubleshoot complex applications at the enterprise level. I am also ensuring that quality code made by our development team are safely deployed and available to our clients.I have created, configured and actively maintain our lightweight, reproducible, and portable development environments. These allow our developers the ability to work on highly repeatable virtualized environment that closely resembles our production stack.● Assist with implementation of new build processes and automated deployment routines● Integrate new technologies for our platform using Jenkins, GIT, Atlassian toolset● Create and integrate features for our SaaS application leveraging open source applications● Actively participate in code reviews with talented software engineers● Develop cutting edge solutions to help maximize scalability, performance and overall efficiencyNotable technologies used at etouches are Node.JS, AngularJS, Grunt, PHP, MySQL, MongoDB, Python, Java From July 2015 to March 2016 (9 months) Norwalk, ConnecticutSenior Software Developer @ etouches As a Senior Software Developer at etouches, I have taken an instrumental role in the architecture of our new application which implements Node.js, AngularJS, Grunt, PHP, MySQL among other tech. Our excellent team comprises of a collaboration of developers here in the states as well as abroad. ● Design stateless REST APIs that allow for efficient application integration● Improved development with implementation of PHP best practices team wide● Participated in implementing GitFlow● Took an instrumental role in the architecture of our new application● Mentor offshore and onshore team with maintaining and building new enhancements From February 2014 to March 2016 (2 years 2 months) Norwalk, CTSoftware Engineer @ JobTarget • Build reusable development environments with Vagrant & Chef.• Develop Python scripts to facilitate troubleshooting of XML-RPC API.• Optimize Zend application to increase scalability and concurrent usage.Designed and built a bridge endpoint that consists of:• Web API design model (REST)• Human-readable data exchange (JSON) • Basic HTTP Authentication to achieve single sign-on.• Helped develop real-time data import system using Zend, Gearman, MongoDB, SQL Server on an n-tier architecture.• Assist with design and development of a compliance application for capturing web interactions using CasperJS /PhantomJS. From October 2012 to February 2014 (1 year 5 months) Norwalk, CTSoftware Engineer @ Priceline.com • Plan, construct and maintain Priceline's reporting platform (STROPER) using HTML, JQuery, JSON, PHP and MYSQL / MongoDB. STROPER allows us to gauge the efficiency of our marketing efforts by focusing on each send individually. • Create PHP unique scripts that are executed via command line interface in order to generate personalized deals for over 165,000 hotels. • Build targeted, personalized and agile mobile friendly sends for our subscribers. This allows us to send a distinct email that can be properly rendered in multiple mobile and desktop client platforms. • Write, tune and use Oracle sql to segment over 13 million subscribers by booking preferences individually. From October 2011 to October 2012 (1 year 1 month) Norwalk, CTLead Developer @ ADP • Worked independently to plan for IT hardware and software growth or replacement of physical and virtual systems. Developed direct to consumer web application with PHP driven SAGE payment gateway and front facing CRM. Collaborated with the content development, sales and marketing teams to improve end user experience. • Built, installed, configured and deployed the LAMP stack to develop the SaaS SOAP/XML interface for the online, subscription based HR OSHA and EPA information portal. This included the content and front facing user management systems, Job Description & Employee Handbook Wizards. From October 2009 to February 2010 (5 months) Lead Developer @ HRinterax As the lead developer I ensure that the maintenance, update and security of the HR411.com application is managed properly. With the experience gained over the last 15 years I am able to correctly and efficiently generate custom code for the web application.HRinterax was acquired by ADP October 2009. I assisted CEO with answering and performing IT related due diligence. Ensured that the application was up to speed for penetration testing and PCI compliance. From April 2009 to February 2010 (11 months) Lead Developer @ Keyword Performance LLC I am the lead programmer for a 40+ client search engine optimization company. My main duties include implementing meta phrases and site content using several programs. I update websites using several programming languages and techniques. Our main focus is to get websites to appear in the top spot of search engine results pages. From March 2008 to April 2009 (1 year 2 months) Electronics Technician @ Eaton Aerospace Using talents learned while I served in the US Army I had the privilege to work alongside some of the brightest minds in the aerospace industry. While employed by Eaton I had the opportunity to work on projects for commercial aerospace, space programs, electromagnetic interference testing and other unique projects. From January 2004 to March 2008 (4 years 3 months)
Introversion (I), Sensing (S), Thinking (T), Perceiving (P)
1 year(s), 8 month(s)
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