Gary Romero.

Looking to be a contributing member of a Software Development, Implementation or Support Team.

Professional Expertise:
  • Community Development and Support
  • Major Software/systems Implementation
  • Production Turnover Planning
  • Change/Configuration Management
  • DevOps
  • AWS
  • Server Orchestration
Technical Proficiencies:
  • Applications
    • Ansible
    • Database (Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL)
    • Crystal Reports
  • Scripting/Languages:
    • BASH
    • AutoIT
    • Powershell
    • SQL
  • Operating Systems:
    • Red Hat / CentOS
    • Ubuntu
    • Windows Server / Desktop
    • MacOS
Professional Experience:
Location Title Dates
Highlands Ranch, CO Associate DevOps Engineer March 2018 - March 2020
Key Results
  • Upgraded application server from CentOS 6 to CentOS 7
  • Maintained GitHub and GitLab Reports ▪ Updated and Maintained current Ansible Playbooks ▪ Built and maintained Linux and Windows servers ▪ Assisted Developers in building the applications using Jenkins
Location Title Dates
Highlands Ranch, CO Systems Administrator March 2018 - March 2020
Key Results:
  • Built and maintained Company Wide Active Directory
  • Maintained and supported Desktops (Mac, Linux and Windows 7, 8, 10)
  • Built and maintained VMWare ESXI environments.
  • Built and maintained entire office network, including WiFI
  • Built and maintained Linux and Windows Servers
  • Taught new users how to use all of the companies applications.
Location Title Dates
Denver, CO Board Member / Volunteer May 2013 - Nov 2018

Helped expand the Software Freedom School from a single person education operation to a Multi-person volunteer community, delivering Free and Open Source based classes. Utilizing a Pay What You Can model, volunteer teachers, donated classroom space from local non- and for-profit businesses, we work to help people in the Denver Metro area understand, implement and use Linux and Open Source Software. (

Classes given:
  • SQL: Taught students rudimentary SQL skills on MySQL server.
  • Docker: Deployed a web and mattermost server via Docker.
  • Intro to DevOps: Deployed website from scratch using Linux, GitLab CI, Docker and AWS.
  • Ansible: Taught students how to deploy and manage multiple servers using Ansible.
  • Puppet: Taught students how to manage multiple servers using puppet