David R. Brown

A Professional Release ManagerDEVOps ManagerTFS Architect

Resume

Dedicated Manager\Engineer with over 10 years of experience in developing and institutionalizing DevOps processes for enterprise institutions utilizing Team Foundation Server and other DevOps related tools. Senior Level DevOps, Build/Release, Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) Consultant. Experience with Team Foundation Server, MSBuild, Azure, Visual Studio, Scripting, VSTS and related technologies in the DevOps Stack. Excellent Technical, Business and Interpersonal Communication.

Professional Timeline

Providing services that exceed expectations..
  • Aug 2011 - Feb 2017

    Spectra Energy

    Release Engineer / Configuration Manager / TFS Administrator - Contractor
      Managed Security, Process Template modifications, Workflow creation for TFS and server configuration management at an Enterprise level. My task included hosting training sessions and providing documented materials to assist with Visual Studio/TFS usage for various experience levels from Developers to Business users. Provided Developer guidance with Branching and Merging and resolved application errors related to deployment and server configuration.  
  • Feb 2017 - ...

    Enbridge

    RELEASE ENGINEER / CONFIGURATION MANAGER / TFS ADMINISTRATOR - CONTRACTOR
    Manage Security, Process Template modifications, Workflow creation for TFS and server configuration management at an Enterprise level used company wide. Provide documented materials to assist with Visual Studio/TFS usage for various experience levels from Developers to Business users. Automate 3rd party applications using Team Foundation Server, Git, Nant and Microsoft Release Management. Attend daily Cab meetings,  provide Developer guidance with Branching, Merging and resolve application errors related to deployment and server configuration.