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Olivier Mauras

Rue des Marronniers 14, 1800 Vevey
+41 78 618 91 78

A strong Linux expertise with a strong focus on open source and security. I have 15 years of experience in IT gravitating mainly around system engineering with a touch of team and project management.
I'm helping companies with everything related to Automation, Configuration Management, Orchestration, Dev/NewOps, Infrastructure As Code, System & Cloud Security.


Since March 2019
DevOps Tech Lead
- Groupe Mutuel for Keyteo - Martigny (CH)

I'm helping Groupe Mutuel to standardize their application deployment on on prem Kubernetes (PKS) with things like Gitlab CI and Helm.
I'm proposing robust solutions to support their Kubernetes shift with minimal friction.

March 2018 - February 2019
Integration Engineer
- Big private bank - Geneva (CH)

For one year I've helped the integration team to streamline, optimise, and automate their application deployments.

January 2010 - February 2018
IT Systems Expert - Linux specialist
- Kudelski Group - Cheseaux sur Lausanne (CH)

Since January 2010 I've been in charge of the whole Linux infrastructure of the Kudelski Group.
I've completely (re)designed the Linux infrastructure from the ground up to help the group cope with its growth needs.
While in charge of a broad range of critical services going from DNS system to source code management, through global corporate monitoring, public facing email service, Atlassian products, ... I've also been acting as a project manager for any IT project concerning the services under my responsability.
I've also successfully managed long term consultants by integrating them as team members while managing and assigning them their tasks.

January – September 2009
Unix/Linux, Backup and Storage Senior Engineer – Technical Project Manager
- MTF Quadra - Ecublens (CH)

While I initially joined MTF as a backup and Unix/Linux specialist, I quickly took the opportunity to act as a technical project manager where I led successful storage and backup project deliveries.

March 2008 – December 2008
Senior Customer Support Engineer
- ATEMPO - Courtaboeuf (FR)

When working with Atempo, I've been able to help key account customers to fine tune their backup and storage systems to improve their performances and stability.

August 2006 - February 2008
System and Network Engineer
- WEBRASKA - Maisons Laffitte (FR)

I've been in charge of the maintenance and optimization of a high traffic, high availability off-board GPS Navigation platform, providing international level III support for customers like Orange, Vodafone, Swisscom, Yahoo! ... aswell as deploying the said platform on some of our customer's premises.

June 2005 - July 2006
Team Manager – Level II Network Technician
- STERIA / ORANGE - Lyon/Montrouge/L’isle d’Abeau (FR)

I joined Steria in 2005 as a network technician on a long mission of client OS migration for Orange France where I quickly jumped on a management position where I've been responsible to recruit, train and assign a team of 5 members.

2003 – 2005 (24 months)
System and Network Administrator
- CARTOCAD - Villeurbanne (FR) (Alternating CESI formation - Working at 80%)

When I joined Cartocad, I've been given the chance to prove myself, and I did so by constantly proposing new solutions, especially by leveraging Linux as a dedicated solution to replace some of the proprietary products currently deployed for our customers.

Trainings & certifications

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Active contributor of various open source projects:

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2003 - 2005
Superior Technician in Network Administration
diploma (Alterning Work, Equivalent french BTS) - CESI - Lyon (69)

French Baccalauréat STI – Mechanical Engineering
- Lycée Boissy d'Anglas - Annonay (07)