Arshad ZackeriyaI'm a DevOps Engineer ☁️
Spent 10 years developing the skills to increase velocity, reliability, and quality for Software Development industry with a high focus on security as well. Deep experience with AWS, Docker, Kubernetes, Terraform, Jenkins, Ansible, CI/CD Setup and more opensource DevOps tool, helping organizations to establish a DevOps Culture. Always taking the problems as Challenges. I am an AWS Fanboy!
An avid swimmer.
Helps me to stay fit and
bust the stress.
Football is about having the best offensive play possible. I always like to play offensive football, and nobody will convince me otherwise. - Johan Cruyff
Work & Education Experiance
Palo IT, Singapore
With a strong focus on digital innovation and exponential technologies, PALO IT is a global technology innovation consultancy dedicated to helping organisations embrace change. Our approach takes the best of Design Thinking, Agile Development, and DevOps to help clients run their digital transformation and reduce their time-to-market.
Senior DevOps Engineer
ELECTRIFY is an energy technology company that is building sustainable energy ecosystems through the development of transactive energy platforms that will democratise access to clean energy across the Asia Pacific.
Netstarter (PVT) LTD, Sri Lanka
Netstarter is an eCommerce and Digital Marketing Agency based out of Sydney and Melbourne, Australia. We are Magento Enterprise Partners working with leading brands and retailers on their eCommerce solutions.
Klickset Inc, Doha, Qatar
Klickset Inc, implements its own ideas into valuable and unique Apps created with advance technology. It deliver Apps in many categories such as Social Networking, Geo Location, Education, Augment Reality and much more to take mobile user experience into a different level. Klickset Also Developed the World's first Social App that gives priority to People's Talents and The Real competitions and prices held through the App.
System Support Engineer
Involve360 (PVT) LTD, Sri Lanka
Involve360 (Pvt.) Limited is a joint venture partnership between Inbay Limited – UK and eVolve Technologies (Pvt.) Limited
Wakensys (PVT) LTD, Sri Lanka
Wakensys is a global consulting and technology services company offering industry-specific solutions, strategic outsourcing, and integration services through a unique onsite, offsite, offshore delivery model that helps our clients achieve rapid deployment, world-class quality and reduced costs
AWS Certified Security - SPECIALTY
AWS Certified Solutions Architect - ASSOCIATE
AWS Certified SysOps Administrator - ASSOCIATE
Red Hat Certified Systems Administrator
Master of Science in Information Technology
Cardiff Metropolitan University, Cardiff, United Kingdom
EDEXCEL HND IN COMPUTING AND NETWORK TECHNOLOGIES
Damith KothalawalaIaaS Solution Architect - Oracle
"Arshad Zackeriy was a brilliant person to work with. He consistently contributed to DevOps Sri Lanka Community and to his employer with a commitment to success. Arshad Zackeriy never refuses you when you ask him for help. He showed a high level of DevOps skills and he has shared his experience with Sri Lankan DevOps community during meetups and within our community Forums. He will be a valuable asset to any organisation."
Murshid MuzamilService Delivery Manager at Studio 60 Group
"Arshad could be one of the most enthusiastic people i have worked with. He is a foremost expert of AWS services, and does an excellent job on spreading his knowhow and experience to others. It was an absolute pleasure for me to manage him during the period i worked with him. He was a subject matter expert for Magento infrastructure along with AWS, where by he was instrumental in deploying many successful projects. He has a keen sense of identifying issues at the root cause and provide lasting solutions. Further, he is a very good communicator who can work across any level. He is definitely a top technical resource to have on a team, and i would not hesitate to recommend him."
Mario Ishara FernandoSite Reliability Engineering - TranserWire, Estonia
"I have been knowing Zack for quite a long time. Zack is a motivated passionate engineer always willing to learn and at its most, a friendly & always willing to help attitude !! . I have no hesitation in recommending him for any DevOps / SRE / Cloud role as he possesses skills in many aspects including competent troubleshooting skills and automation. "
Harsha KapilarathnaVP of Program Delivery - at Matific Sri Lanka
"Zack is one of the very best engineers I have worked with in my career and he is a highly motivated individual with outstanding technical skills. I have seen him enjoying solving complex problems and he never shy away from any kind of technical challenges as a result he naturally become the go to person for all kind of DevOps work. He always go after new knowledge and keep him self up to date with new technical trends, service offerings etc - this naturally made him the go to person about the cloud technology and specially about the AWS services. Also what I mostly like about him is his desire to share his knowladge with anyone and to motivate everyone around him to become their best. I will not think twice to have him again in my team and to recommend him for any organization who wants his skills."
Abhiram SampathSenior Engineering Manager
"I rarely come across real talents who stand out like Arshad. I had the pleasure of working with Arshad for over a year at the Netstarter, collaborating on several projects. Arshad's ability to handle multiple projects was unlike any I’ve seen before and made a dramatic increase in the DevOps productivity level of our clients. No matter how tense a situation was, Arshad made sure he would fix the problem and have the best positive communication reach across the client. As a team member or a leader, Arshad earns my highest recommendation. He is one real AWS person that any company would love to have in their DevOps team. Arshad is surely a rare gem to find with a perfect balance of right attitude and knowledge. All the best mate! and thanks for teaching me so many new things in AWS."
Guido SantoHead of Product - Security & Programs at Rokt
"When Arshad joined Netstarter, my first impression of him was simply "he gets it"! From the beginning I thought he know what he is doing and over the next months working with him, this impression was spot on. I love Arshad's effective communication, his sound technical understanding and client focus. It is a joy having someone like Arshad in our DevOps team where he significantly contributes to Netstarter's success. I commend Arshad for his professionalism and reliability and wish him all the best in his career. "
Scott DonaldsonSenior Consultant at Vertiv
"Arshad has a talent for picking up new skills quickly and effectively, having had the pleasure of working with him in my team I found his attitude towards solving new problems to be excellent. This is mostly born out of a broad technical grounding across many disciplines with a drive to keep learning and push the team forward. Developing these skills across platforms and across tools has only continued to strengthen his ability particularly in the DevOps arena. "
Malith WimalagunarathneTechnical Lead at Acidgreen
"Arshad is one of the most talented DevOps Engineer I've worked with. His knowledge on the latest technologies and the problem-solving skills amazed me. As a Magento based digital agency (Nestarter Pty Ltd), we had all the Linux based servers from AWS (Amazon Web Services) which includes many more other services such as RDS, SES. His excellent knowledge on managing AWS services made our lives thousand times easier. I would recommend him as a solid resource who can deal with any kind of server technology under any type of pressure."
Lai Man Kris LiCX Design Launch Lead at Optus
"Arshad is one of the hardworking team member that I've worked with. Throughout the different projects that we've worked together, he is fast in resolving complex problem. He is very knowledgeable in his field, and he is also a great team player. He never gives up on a challenge, and would always come up with a clever solution. He is also a good communicator, and never afraid to ask questions if needed."
Dilrukshan FiguradoSenior Software Engineer
"One of top DevOps engineer in country, Arshad is one of a kind. his understanding expands beyond aws cloud, and into different software platforms. this knowledge has give him the ability to create highly scalable, fault torrent cloud infrastructure and solve complex scenarios with ease. A man that thrives in a collaborative environment, Arshad brings great deal enthusiasm and energy that motivates others as well. most of all a terrific human being. Indeed a great asset for any company."