Lami Adabonyan

IT Professional & Tech Enthusiast

I architect web, database, and mobile solutions for companies of all sizes to help better streamline and improve their business processes.

  • Lami Adabonyan
  • {firstname}@inbox.com
  • @mrlami
  • http://lami.me
  • Atlanta, USA

Education

  • MBA, Finance2012

    Georgia State University - J. Mack Robinson College of Business
  • BS, Electrical & Computer Engineering2003

    University of Michigan
  • AA, Pre Engineering2001

    Wayne County Community College
  • Microsoft Certifications2001

    MCSE (2001), MCITP (2008), MCPD (2009)

Professional Experience

  • Data Logiq ConsultingSince Jan 2014

    IT Consultant (Software Architecture / DevOps)

    I lead and performed Software Architecture and DevOps roles for various clients (Munetrix & Scientific Games). Some of the tasks I lead/performed are:

    Modernized and refactored LAMP applications to use best OOP and industry standard practices.

    Developed several ticket entry front-end responsive web/mobile applications utilizing HTML 5, CSS, SASS.

    Transition Dev teams to use Git from other source control applications (SourceSafe and Subversion).

    Worked with product teams to setup continuous integration into their development/deployment processes using Jenkins.

    Setup provisioning scripts with Ansible to bring up different environments (DEV, UAT, PROD) including for Disaster Recovery scenarios to different cloud providers (AWS, Azure, and Digital Ocean).

    Planned LAMP application stack upgrade (Ubuntu 14 to 16, MySQL 5.5 to 5.7, PHP 5.5 to 7.1).

    Architected and Developed API layer on top current legacy LAMP platform so more modern web and mobile applications can access CRUD functionality for users and ticket entry.

    Help plan future direction of software development

  • MunetrixSep 2012 - Dec 2013

    IT Director

    Led migration from dedicated hosting to AWS cloud platform.

    Introduced using source control to development process and automated deployments different environments (DEV, UAT, PROD).

    Modernized and refactor source code to use best OOP practices.

  • Scientific GamesJun 2007 - Aug 2012

    Web & Database Architect

    Recognized by VP of Finance as "pro-active forward thinking individual" for taking initiatives to curb and solve lottery drawing issues involving millions of records by creating custom internal applications to handle them.

    Technical Lead for Second Chance Bonus Zone (SCBZ) Platform that powered over 300 sites for over 15 state lotteries. Instrumental in gathering requirements, and building homegrown framework on a LAMP stack that handled billions of ticket entry records annually.

    Migrated several ASP.NET websites to run on newer SCBZ LAMP Platform.

  • Comerica BankJan 2006 - Jun 2007

    Systems Analyst

    Spearheaded efforts for project dubbed "Genesis" to migrate mission critical applications from miscellaneous platforms to Microsoft technologies (VB.NET, Windows XP & Office 2003).

    Gathered requirements from managers and end-users from over 20 business units and Performed ETL functions on mined data from systems to identify and classify mission critial applications to be converted.

    Provided documentation and training for converted applications.

  • TechnovatorJan 2003 - Jun 2005

    Co-Founder & IT Director

    Bootstrapped IT consulting firm and launched two innovative products SiteOnRent and NewzTime after one year. The former was a site where CMS driven templates were available for rent, and the latter was an email campaign generation website.

    Led and managed a team of five consultants overseeing their development of various CMS driven portals, e-commerce websites, and custom built web apps like finalcleanup.com and office depot’s rebate center.

    Managed all company projects by gathering requirements, creating scope and specification documents, and deciding what technology platforms would be used for both in-house and clients projects (including Lite Rock 93.9FM, Home Depot & Henry Ford Hospital).

    Successfully negotiated selling various client accounts to another web firm after deciding to dissolve company with partner.

Core Skillset

  • IT Strategy

  • Development

  • System Migrations

  • Architecture (Web)

  • Architecture (Data)

Tools of the Trade

  • Laravel (PHP)

  • Adonis.js (Node)

  • ASP.NET

  • PostgreSQL

  • RethinkDB

  • Redis

  • Nginx & Apache

  • Vagrant & Ansible

  • JQuery & Bootstrap

Other Development Skillset

  • Bash

  • HTML & CSS

  • SQL

  • Java & C#

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Contact info

  • Atlanta, USA

  • Email: {firstname}@inbox.com
  • Twitter: @mrlami
  • Website: http://lami.me

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