Resume

David Perry

Though, I go by Michael

Summary

  • Passionate and dedicated DevOps Engineer, experienced with infosec, system administration, tooling and automation.
  • Comfortable working both with bare metal servers and in cloud providers like AWS and Rackspace.
  • Skilled at troubleshooting a large variety of common Linux server applications, incident response, forensics, platform migrations.
  • Experience in positions of team leadership as well as self directed leadership.

Experience

  • Endurance International Group, DevOps Engineer, August 2016 - Present

    • I work with a team of engineers to develop solutions for the platform migration of newly aquired companies.
      • Assisted in the design and implementation of tooling to migrate 15,000 servers.
      • Developed several tools to assist in tracking migrations with JIRA.
      • Utilized Puppet to maintain our team's servers as well as the brands being merged.
  • PhishLabs, Security Analyst, October 2015 - August 2016

    • Worked in the Security Operations Center of PhishLabs. Identifying and analyzing phishing sites, malware, rogue mobile applications that are on the Android and Apple app stores, ransomware and crimeware. As well as developing internal tools to assist in the optimization of day to day workflow.
      • Created a tool to navigate phishing websites and gather all of the malicious URLs used in capturing stolen information.
      • Created a bulk whois tool utilizing various whois APIs to retrieve domain contact information: including web host, network and domain owner.
  • Endurance International Group, Sr. Security Administrator, March 2012 - October 2015

    • Worked as the senior escalation point for the abuse departments at several Endurance brands.
      • Created documentation for internal policies and best practices.
      • Determined and secured root level compromises.
      • Addressed advanced postmortem or active intrusion issues.
      • Worked with RBL's like Spamhaus and Spamcop to improve our network's reputation.
      • Detected and removed malware from customer accounts.

Proficient Technologies

CentOS, RHEL
Debian, Ubuntu
QEMU/KVM
OpenStack
Hyper-V
OpenVZ/Virtuozzo
OnApp
SolusVM
Acronis
Apache
Percona, Galera, MariaDB, MySQL
Git
Puppet
Ansible
Postfix
iptables
strace
Atlassian Suite
Kanban
Python
Bash
SQL