Lead Platform Engineer
Roman joined Percona in July 2012 as a remote DBA. He took the positions of remote DBA, remote DBA monitoring lead to a current lead platform engineer. His duties include developing, maintaining and improving of monitoring tools. Also Roman maintains Percona Monitoring Plugins project.
Roman holds both B Sc and M Sc Honors Degree diplomas in Computer Sciences. He has 10+ years of IT experience starting June 2001. Prior to joining the company Roman worked as a Technical Support Engineer for hosting software and services on Positive Software Corporation later acquired by Parallels Inc., on different positions such as Configuration Manager, DBA, Senior Software Engineer and Technical Leader on outsourcing projects on SoftServe Inc. and on some smaller companies. The largest project was Cisco Ironport SenderBase Security Network.
His major specialties are database administration, customer technical support, system administration, unix engineering, networking, configuration management and web development. Roman holds certificates OCP MySQL 5 and CCNA.
Roman lives in his native city of Lviv, an ancient and largest one of Western Ukraine. His hobbies are traveling, skiing and cars.