Designing the Future: AWS Cloud Infrastructure & Automation

Cloud ArchitectDevOps Engineer

Project Overview

As a Cloud Architect and DevOps Engineer in the services industry, this project focused on designing cloud architecture tailored to business needs and implementing automation using AWS tools.

Challenges & Solutions

The project involved:

  • Cloud Architecture Design: Aligning cloud infrastructure design with specific business requirements.
  • Automation with AWS CDK and CloudFormation: Utilizing AWS CDK and CloudFormation for efficient infrastructure provisioning and management.
  • CI/CD Pipeline with GitLab: Setting up and managing CI/CD pipelines using GitLab on AWS, enhancing development workflows.
  • Data Warehousing with AWS Redshift and Glue: Implementing AWS Redshift for data warehousing and AWS Glue for ETL processes, ensuring efficient data management.
  • Collaboration with Software Developers: Working closely with developers, maintaining code quality, and adhering to DevOps principles.

Technologies Employed

Key technologies included:

  • Cloud Services: AWS, AWS Redshift, AWS Glue
  • Infrastructure as Code: AWS CDK, CloudFormation
  • Version Control and CI/CD: Git, GitLab
  • Project Management: Scrum

Impact and Outcome

The project successfully delivered:

  • Optimized Cloud Infrastructure: A robust cloud architecture directly aligned with business objectives.
  • Streamlined Development Processes: Efficient CI/CD pipelines, improving deployment frequency and reliability.
  • Effective Data Management: Leveraged AWS Redshift and Glue for advanced data warehousing and ETL processes.


This project highlights the effectiveness of integrating cloud design with DevOps practices, showcasing how automation and collaboration can lead to more efficient and robust cloud solutions.