Ezequiel Moreno

Cloud Engineer - Builder


Hello! With over 15 years of experience working remotely in the IT industry, I’m well-equipped to help your organization securely scale through the creation of maintainable, robust, and cost-efficient software.

Colleagues often describe me as pragmatic, self-motivated, empathetic, and down-to-earth. I take great pride in owning the entire process of building solutions, from nurturing initial ideas to operating the resulting software.


Work Experience

Senior Platform Engineer

Grax, Inc. - πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ - Soc 2 Certified | Aug 2022 - Present

Tech Stack: AWS, Azure. Go, Terraform, JS, Bash. Posgres.

  • Implemented infrastructure-as-code (GitOps) using Terraform Automation and Collaboration tools (TACoS), resulting in streamlined deployment processes and a 30% reduction in provisioning time.
  • Crafted Terraform modules for rapidly provisioning infrastructure in AWS and Azure, enhancing the efficiency of cloud deployments and reducing resource costs.
  • Implemented new features, fixed critical bugs, and improved the performance of the GRAX platform.
  • Transformed existing infrastructure using Terraform into a clean, auditable, maintainable, and cost-efficient state, saving 22% in overall infrastructure costs and improving audit compliance.
  • Introduced infrastructure testing principles, incorporating robust testing methodologies and tools that improved code quality and reduced deployment failures.

Senior Platform Engineer

Appcues, Inc. - πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ - Soc 2 Certified | May 2021 - Aug 2022

Tech stack: AWS. Terraform, Elixir, JS. Postgres.

  • Implemented infrastructure-as-code (GitOps) using Terraform + Env0 (TACoS)
  • Built APIs using Elixir.
  • Lead and built business engineering modernization and automatization efforts.
  • Terraformed existing infrastructure into a set of working modules, allowing all developers to replicate production in their own AWS Accounts

Senior Cloud/DevOps Engineer

FoodlogIQ LLC. - πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ | Oct 2016 - May 2021

Tech Stack: AWS. Go, Terraform, JS, MongoDB, Neo4J, AngularJS

  • Designed and developed SaaS for managing the food supply chain industry documents related to compliance, traceability, sustainability, etc.
  • Designed and developed time-critical recall services, helping to provide to reduce food prone health risks.
  • Mentored Junior team members. Built tools for boosting team productivity.
  • Imported and manage infrastructure with Terraform.
  • Drastically reduced operational costs.

Lead Software Engineer

Enlight Research LLC - πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ | Jan 2016 - Oct 2016

Tech Stack: AWS, Go, MongoDB, AngularJS

  • Team lead for a SaaS MVP company governance.
  • Managed a team of 6 members.


Recent Projects

  • GRAX platform: I helped reducing customer environment provisioning times from weeks to 30 minutes using Go, Terraform, and TACoS.
  • Recall+Response: I developed software focused on managing critical food recalls. This solution played a key role in responding to life-threatening food safety incidents. Implemented in top of AWS Lambda, DynamoDB, and SQS.
  • Track+Trace: I enhanced and solidified a proof-of-concept solution designed for event tracking within the food supply chain, handling 1M events daily. Java, Go, Neo4j, and MongoDB.