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Julien D.

Cloud Architect [DevOps, SecOps, FinOps]

Can work in or around Lyon

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Location and workplace preferences

Lyon, France
Can work onsite in your office in
  • around Lyon and 10km


Project length
  • ≤ 1 week
  • ≤ 1 month
  • Between 1-3 months
  • Between 3-6 months
  • ≥ 6 months
Company size
  • 1 person
  • 2-10 people
  • 11 - 49 people
  • 50 - 249 people
  • 250 - 999 people
+2 other


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Skills (28)

  • IT automation
  • Beginner Intermediate Advanced
  • Beginner Intermediate Advanced
  • Methodologies
  • Beginner Intermediate Advanced
  • Beginner Intermediate Advanced

Julien in a few words

Technology passionate, I have studied a wide variety of subjects such as electronics, network, telecommunication, project management, coding, entrepreneurship and business.

Starting to work as an IT Technician more than 10 years ago, I am now a recognised Technology Consultant working on strategic projects for small and large enterprises.

For the last 7 years, I have endorsed several roles such as cloud architect, cloud consultant, team leader, recruiter, CTO and entrepreneur. These experiences offer me the chance to be able to work on lots of different technical subjects, customer contexts and responsibilities.

I enjoy navigating between strong technical knowledge, high-level architecture, vision crafting or team leadership.

My experience today allows me to combine soft and technical skills to directly engage with c-level stakeholders to help you build the vital bridge between business and technical implementation and lead technical development to deliver projects.

I provide consulting and hands-on service to set up and maintain your cloud infrastructure :
Re-design application (micro services)
Lead delivery teams
Plan cloud transformation program / cloud migration
Help business transition on technology, process and knowledges management
Define cloud strategy and new cloud operating model
Evangelise on Devops, Agility and cloud concepts
Design Technical Architecture design (high / low level)
Design Systems Integration design (high / low level)

Technical expertise
• Automation : Hashicorp suite, Ansible, Puppet, Chef
• CI/CD : gitlabci, jenkins,, GIT
• Container : Docker, Kubernetes
• Scripting : Python, golang
• Linux – RHEL, CentOS, Debian, Ubuntu, CoreOs
• Microsoft : All windows version, 6 certifications
• Configuration Management: Ansible, Puppet, Chef
• Continuous Integration / Deployment Pipeline: Jenkins,
• Cloud: Amazon AWS, Azure, OpenStack, GCP
• Container : Docker, Kubernetes



Consulting & Audits

Tech lead Cloud & DevOps

Lyon, France

September 2019 - March 2022 (2 years and 6 months)

My role for Klanik is to endorse both consulting and internal activities

Cloud consultant @ CMA CGM : during this project I had several roles within the fast-moving Cloud Center Of Excellence :

- Cloud architect : I designed and validated cloud architectures for both business projects and landing zones components (network, backup, authentication, log management etc)

- FinOps lead: I started the FinOps initiative by implementing the tagging policy and tracking the associated compliance. With a small team, we started to educate project teams and managers on the FinOps culture.We also tested tools and implemented Cloudability to provide dashboards to all cloud consumers.We analyzed and proposed Saving Plans and changes to architectures to optimize the cloud bill.

- Cloud advisor: This role was very broad and allowed me to be involved in many aspects of the cloud transformation. I work and evangelized on the definition of the Target Operating models aligned with Cloud architecture models to be able to standardize our cloud adoption approach and the way we would operate applications with partners in the future. I also had the chance to work on a new team structure to be able to implement agile methodologies with a product-based approach to create autonomous teams that can deliver faster. I was also responsible to follow the cloud security and compliance area to implement all necessary checks and guardrails to secure our cloud infrastructure. # DevOps Engineer @ ING Assist the developer team to deliver a Django project to AWS environment. Creating multiple environments using automation pipeline to facilitate the developer jobs and the delivery process using GitlabCI, Docker and Terraform. # Technical Lead Cloud @ Internal Pre-sales, Recruitment, creation of Cloud offers, Training, Webinars, Drive Cloud practice community

Mission: DevOps Engineer @ ING :
Assist the developer team to deliver a Django project to AWS environment. Creating multiple environments using automation pipelines to facilitate the developer jobs and the delivery process using GitlabCI, Docker and Terraform.

Internal @ Klanik
Within Klanik I did :
pre-sales activities
recruitment and onboarding of recruiters
animation of the Cloud community
mentoring of juniors consultants
helping people with cloud certifications
webinar presentation

Campus Sciences-U Lyon

Consulting & Audits


Lyon, France

March 2021 - April 2021 (1 month)

During two consecutive years, I taught Azure and FinOps both remotely and on-site to large groups of students providing general cloud knowledge but also specific concepts and hands-on labs.
2022 - Azure training - Bachelor 3 - 16h
2021 - Azure training - Bachelor 3 - 15h
2021 - FinOps training - Master 2 - 18h


Consulting & Audits

Infrastructure tech lead - Freelance  - As a freelancer

London, UK

May 2018 - March 2019 (10 months)

As an infrastructure lead of 5 engineers I was brought in to bring structure and process and therefore implemented scrum, improve global infrastructure documentation, control and reduce AWS costs, review and reduce technical debt, report to CTO and engage with external providers.

Technicals environment: AWS, Terraform, Kubernetes, Python, Bash


Consulting & Audits

Devops consultant - Freelance  - As a freelancer

London, UK

March 2017 - January 2018 (10 months)


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