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Stephen K - React developer
Member since:Jun 05, 2020
Profile last updated:Jun 16, 2021
Last activity:Nov. 28, 2022, 7:21 p.m. UTC

Stephen K

Skilled Software Engineer experienced in Python (Flask and FastAPI) and React with DevOps process Understanding including supporting, automating, and optimizing mission-critical deployments in AWS, leveraging configuration management, CI/CD, and DevOps processes

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Weekly Availability: 40 hours
Mon07 - 1523 - 07
Tues07 - 1523 - 07
Wed07 - 1523 - 07
Thurs07 - 1523 - 07
Fri07 - 1523 - 07

Hourly Rate:$17.00
Experience:6+ yrs
React:6+ yrs
Kubernetes:6+ yrs
AWS S3:6+ yrs
Google Cloud:6+ yrs
Terraform:6+ yrs
Docker:6+ yrs
Python:6+ yrs
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LD Talent Work History

Average response time:
1.3 hours
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# Hires / # Interviews :
1 / 4


SpatialKey     Data Engr / DevOps Engr     Software Developer     Employment
Aug 2017 - Present

  • Shaped my team workflows increasing speed and quality of our deliveries by incorporating automation with Python on most of our workflows and created documentation around them.
  • Slashed the release process 75% by automating the configuration management using ansible playbooks and minimizing human errors deploying to AWS Infrastructure.
  • Reduced the amount of time taken to update datasets for clients by half with automation around manual repetitive workflow using bash.
  • Minimized the time we take to integrate third-party partners GIS data with our system from around three weeks to one week with automation.
  • Creating APIs using Python frameworks. FastAPI and Flask. The client side was created using react framework

Skills used: GIS, Flask, Bash, Ansible, React, AWS, Python

Andela     Software Developer     Software Developer     Employment
Nov 2016 - Present

  • Improved developer workflow, increased stability and scalability of our systems by breaking up the monolithic apps into Micro-Services using docker containers and Kubernetes.
  • Created and maintained fully automated CI/CD pipelines for code deployment using CircleCI Deploy and Travis to Google Cloud Platform(GCP).
  • Actively managed, and monitored cloud infrastructure on GCP, VMs, and RDS, including backups, patches, and scaling using Ansible and Terraform.
  • Maintained static content like images on AWS s3 buckets.
  • Integrated Python Flask/FastAPI APIs with Client side created using react framework.

Skills used: Docker, AWS S3, Kubernetes, Google Cloud, Terraform, React, Python


Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology    B.SC  (Analytical Chemistry)
Sep 2012 - Jun 2016

Client Reviews

Interview was good, but focus was more on DevOps than on backend work. Will contact again in case we need someone for DevOps work
Responsive and quick