I’m Mervin Hemaraju

IT Platform Engineer

Hello! I’m Mervin Hemaraju.

An experienced IT Platform Engineer with a demonstrated history of working in the telecommunication's and Cloud industry. Skilled in Cloud computing, server maintenance, automation and scripting development. Develops my own applications and APIs to facilitate my life and for fun. I am always up to learning and building new things. For all my works, please visit my GitHub link found below in the Social section

Beau Bassin, Mauritius
Mervin Hemaraju

My Projects


Mauritius Emergency Services App

Yellow Pages? We are way past that era! With MES right in your pocket, you can make emergency calls in Mauritius on the go.

Mauritius Emergency Services (MES) is a native mobile app that i've created from scratch using Android & Kotlin

Find it now on Playstore

Find it also on its GitHub repo

Mauritius Emergency Services API

The RESTful API that the Mauritius Emergency Services App uses to get its information.

The API provides you a list of all emergency contacts in Mauritius. It also gives you cyclone information such as precautionary guides and current cyclone levels on the island.

This API was built using Python and Flask from scratch. More details available on MES official webpage: mes.mervinhemaraju.com


Mo Bizin Travay

Mo Bizin Travay is an upcoming tool that will help mauritians find career opportunities from multiple recruiters in a centralized location.

Find job openings can be challenging in Mauritius specialy if they are being advertised in multiple locations.

Mo Bizin Travay will help you find these openings in a single place.

Follow its progress here


Terraform Cloud IAC

This is my Terraform IAC setup for Oracle Cloud Infrastructure and Amazon Web Services Cloud.

Below are the links of all the GitHub repositories for the cloud IAC setup.

Oracle Cloud Helios: GitHub Repo
AWS Clous Ares: GitHub Repo

View all my projects

My Expertise

A preview of my most used skills. These are the ones that i am most strong at.

Cloud Computing
Server Administration
Amazon Web Services Cloud



Engineer L2, IT Platform (Jul 2022 - Present)
Engineer L1, IT Platform (May 2022 - Jul 2022)
SysOps Engineer (Mar 2021 - May 2022)

Managed a dedicated AWS cloud environment in the enterprise. Managed other AWS environments in the enterprise, involving mgmt and production servers

Designed and implemented a Disaster Recovery solution for the enterprise Designed and implemented an automated Patching Solution for the Enterprise. Designed an automated solution to process leavers in the company.

Designing and using automation tools and technologies for build and deployment with python, terraform and Spacelift.

Worked on multiple automation projects using core python programming.

Hands-on experience with various enterprise applications and IT services, as well as Automation Softwares such as Terraform, Python, SDKs, Spacelift, Ansible etc...

Ensure the best user experience with automation tools by using daily productivity software such as Slack and Fresh service integrations with AWS cloud technologies

Worked on multiple projects involving core AWS services such as Lambda and API Gateway


Network Administrator (Oct 2019 - Mar 2021)

Network Administrator:

Worked on several firewall technologies such as Checkpoint, Fortinet, Netfilter but mainly Checkpoint Worked on AWS Cloud technology to manage security groups Performed several network flow management which was impacting thousands of users around the globe Performed SSL installation on F5 Load Balancer Performed SSL installation on HAProxy Deployed Virtual Servers on F5 Load Balancer. Worked on Cisco ASA to manage flows for customers. Deployed a Checkpoint Firewall in High Availability cluster mode from scratch in LAB environment Deployed several Arista Switches and configured them with VLAN in LAB environments

Side DevOps Projects

Built and deployed Python Scripts to improve administrators' workflow, increasing scalability, and optimizing speed Automated several tasks on Checkpoint Firewall which improved workflow and ticket handling. Managed Python scripts and Ansible playbooks in production environment to automate complex and time consuming tasks.

Orange Business Services

Video Network Specialist (Feb 2018 - Oct 2021)
Main Role:

Worked as a dedicated support for General Electric Company on Cisco Telepresence endpoints. Worked with Core devices such as Cisco Unified Call Manager & Telepresence Management Suite to register endpoints and perform troubleshooting in case of failing devices. Worked with General Electric Network team to troubleshoot issues on the network. Liaised directly with Cisco in need for a return merchandise authorization. Worked with Cisco engineers to troubleshoot issues on failing Telepresence devices.

Side Projects:

Designed and coded a C# based Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) application to help experts with a concise follow up on tickets internally in Orange Business Services. They used to do ticket follow up manually. I advised them with the WPF approach and designed the whole program for them.

RAPP (Formerly Proximity BBDO)

Intership (Aug 2016 - Feb 2017)

Worked on small Java Projects including Java Server Pages

Learned Core Programming in Java

Worked with MongoDB Database to connect to a Java Website

Worked on the front-end team for 3 months

Learned front-end technologies such as Sass, CSS Grids, Jade/Pug

Learned unit testing. Worked with JUnit mostly with JSP

Learned TDD unit testing

Learned Selenium testing with Java

Contact Me

Let’s talk how I can help you!

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See you!