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The global experts in business transformation to the Cloud

Cloud Innovation Requires Readiness

Cloud computing has caused a seismic shift in how companies do business. If taken advantage of, it can help enable new innovation and customer experiences that can help fundamentally transform your organization for the better. While digital transformation brings huge benefits, it's only possible if your people are prepared, and that's where Opsgility can help.

Our learning experts specialize in working with organizations of any size and guide them through the reskilling approach at all levels of the organization. From helping business leaders envision new experiences for their customers to IT professionals map their existing skills to new approaches of doing things with the cloud.

Global footprint

Organizations large and small around the globe come to us to develop the latest skills, learn best practices and earn must-have certifications across all Cloud and Foundational technologies.

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Top training needs top experts

All of our experts are highly trained and certified in the top Microsoft Azure courses to better serve you in your transformation journey.

Account Training Specialists
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Elizabeth McAndrew-Benavides
Training Manager

Elizabeth McAndrew-Benavides is a twenty year technology training leader who recently joined Opsgility to support Microsoft training efforts in Washington, D.C. Most recently, Elizabeth led a team at the Electric Power Research Institute. This team supported the development and delivery of training programs to the global electric sector. The EPRI Training Department worked with experts to create and administer over 600 courses on a broad set of energy related topics and tracked global participation data via a publicly facing learning management system.

Elizabeth graduated from Purdue University with a nuclear engineering degree before working for Constellation Energy in various engineering and operations roles. She then joined the Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI), the industry’s policy organization that focuses on advancing nuclear energy use in the United States, where she was responsible for the education, training and workforce development portfolio.

During her career, Elizabeth served as the Vice President of the Center for Energy Workforce Development, President of North American Young Generation in Nuclear, and Chairmen of the American Nuclear Society’s Education, Training and Workforce Development Division. Elizabeth supported the research conducted by the OECD’s Nuclear Energy Assembly, established the U.S.’s community college education effort called the Nuclear Uniform Curriculum Programs and streamlined the nuclear industry’s onboarding and training qualification efforts under Delivering the Nuclear Promise.

Elizabeth has a M.A. in Educational Leadership from the College of Notre Dame, finished her coursework for an EDD from Nova Southeastern University.

Certificates
  • AZ-900 Microsoft Azure Fundamentals
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David Ledvina
Sr. Account Training Specialist

David Ledvina is a Senior Account Training Specialist at Opsgility where he has worked for 2 years to help train and re-skill large organizations in Microsoft Azure and 365. He is originally from Ohio where he received his degree in economics from John Carroll University prior to moving to the Dallas area. David has 13+ years of consulting and management experience with a focus on IT and technology and now specifically Azure and 365. He has received the below certifications for AZ-900, MS-900, and AI-100 and has plans to continue broadening his technical skills and knowledge.

David is able to provide in-depth knowledge to his clients to help them build out a learning plan for their entire organization. He works to ensure that all client needs are met and that the trainings are impactful for each participant. David is interested in consulting directly with each client to make sure that we are delivering the correct trainings based on their needs. Opsgility has the ability to deliver trainings virtually, on-site, or through our on-demand platform called SkillMeUp which includes an additional 5 ways to learn. This allows David to offer a customizable experience to each of his clients.

Certificates
  • AZ-900 Microsoft Azure Fundamentals
  • MS-900 Microsoft 365 Fundamentals
  • Microsoft Certified: Azure AI Engineer Associate
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Kit Redwine
Sr. Account Training Specialist

Kit has over 20 years experience helping domestic and international organizations of all size achieve their business goals. He holds a BA in English from the University of Georgia and an MBA from Seattle University.

Certificates
  • Azure Fundamentals
  • Microsoft 365 Fundamentals
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Ben Murphy
Sr. Account Training Specialist

Over 5 years of experience within the Microsoft Azure space, obtaining the below certifications. As an Account Training Specialist at Opsgility, I'll be providing an in-depth look into your organization's needs to train up your IT teams on a role-based inquiry and will provide the best options to do just that. 

Whether it's On-site, Live Virtual Training, or our on-demand E-learning Skill Me Up platform that hosts all our classes and labs, we'll be able to develop the best Learning Path for you and your team's initiatives.

Certificates
  • AZ-900 Microsoft Azure Fundamentals
  • MS-900 Microsoft 365 Fundamentals
  • Microsoft Certified: Azure AI Engineer Associate
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Vincent Paterno
Sr. Account Training Specialist

Vincent Paterno is a Senior Account Training Specialist with Opsgility, LLC, a digital skills transformation firm globally recognized for enabling both enterprise organizations and individuals with the skills needed for digital transformation. Vincent is a firm believer in empowering oneself and one’s company with the tools and resources needed for self-reliance in today’s Microsoft Cloud-first world and has built and developed strategic learning plans through Opsgility’s offerings to help organizations adopt and consume Azure and Modern Workplace technologies.

In his role as an Account Training Specialist at Opsgility, Vincent provides an in-depth look into organization’s needs to train their IT teams and develops detailed learning plans based on a role-based, and project specific inquiries and will provide the best options to do just that. 

In addition to his role as an Account Training Specialist at Opsgility, Vincent enjoys running marathons, traveling with his wife, and

Certificates
  • AZ-900 Microsoft Azure Fundamentals
  • MS-900 Microsoft 365 Fundamentals
  • Microsoft Certified: Azure AI Engineer Associate
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Amanda Reverberi
Sr. Account Training Specialist

Amanda Reverberi is a Senior Account Training Specialist who has over 4 years of experience within the Microsoft Azure space, obtaining the below certifications. On the technical side, she started her career with Microsoft technologies on the Business intelligence space, focusing heavily on data analytics and visualizations. As she grew her experience into the Microsoft Azure world, she underwent several training workshops, labs and courses to best understand the fundamentals of Azure. She prides herself in continuous education on the cloud platform to sharpen her knowledge on the numerous services Azure has to offer and stay up to date with new releases.

On the training and development side, she’s designed and created numerous learning plans, either tactically around specific technologies, or strategically around digital transformation and cloud modernization. To ensure the plan results in maximum efficiency, she always monitored, evaluated and advised accordingly.

Now, as a Senior Account Training Specialist at Opsgility, she is able to utilize her background to provide an in-depth look into your organization's needs to train up your IT teams on a role-based inquiry and will provide the best options to do just that. Whether it's On-site, Live Virtual Training, or our on-demand E-learning Skill Me Up platform that hosts all our classes and labs, she’ll be able to develop the best Learning Path for you and your team's initiatives.

Certificates
  • AZ-900 Microsoft Azure Fundamentals
  • MS-900 Microsoft 365 Fundamentals
  • Microsoft Certified: Azure AI Engineer Associate
Cloud Training Architects
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Scott Hoag
Azure Infrastructure Expert

Scott Hoag (MCT, MCITP, MCPD) is a Principal Cloud Solution Architect with Opsgility where he drives the adoption of Microsoft's cloud platforms for Opsgility and Skill Me Up's customers. As a consultant, trainer, public speaker, and author that has been developing content for Microsoft technologies in multiple domains including Azure, Office 365, and Microsoft 365, he is well versed in creating technical content, including documentation, videos, and code sample for all audiences - from beginners to experts.

Scott is deeply involved in technical communities and volunteers his time in multiple ways. He is the co-founder of the Azure Cloud User Group in Jacksonville, FL, presents at local user groups, and free community events whenever possible.

Scott is also the co-host of the Microsoft Cloud IT Pro Podcast, a weekly podcast that focuses on Microsoft cloud technologies. Since its creation two years ago, it has had over 360,000 downloads and continues to grow month-over-month.

Certificates
  • Microsoft Certified: Azure Fundamentals
  • Microsoft Certified: Azure Administrator Associate
  • AZ-301: Microsoft Azure Architect Design
  • MCT
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Ryan Casey
Azure Data Expert

Ryan Casey, MBA combines the collaborative and creative arts included in Technical Communication, the business acumen of a Harvard Curriculum based MBA Program, and the technical discipline of Data Solutions Architecture, Azure Data Platform and Strategic Analytics Engineering, and Modern Data Warehousing (Cloud, Big Data, Data Lake).

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Andrew Conniff
Azure Developer Expert

Andrew is a Senior Cloud Solutions Architect with Opsgility and lives near Seattle WA. He holds a BS in Information Technology at UMASS Lowell.

Andrew has a passion for Cloud computing, Big data, Big applications, Data Analytics, DevOps and Artificial Intelligence, and helping people succeed.

Certificates
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Ryan Romero
Azure Infrastructure Expert

Ryan Romero is a cloud computing professional developing enterprise solutions and training for multi-cloud environments. An active U.S. Army Reserve Captain, he has over ten years of combined experience administrating information systems for both private sector and DOD organizations. Ryan will complete his M.S. in Cloud Computing Architecture with the University of Maryland Global Campus in June 2020 – The only graduate program of its kind in the U.S

Certificates
  • AZ-103 Microsoft Azure Administrator
  • AWS Solutions Architect – Associate
  • AWS Solutions Architect – Practitioner
  • CompTIA A+, Sec+, Net+
  • Knowledge Management Professional (ASI 1E) – U.S. Army Combined Arms Center

Careers

Do you thrive on helping your customers achieve bigger and better things? Whether it is helping an organization reskill hundreds or thousands of employees for new careers in the cloud or helping an individual build a new career in IT, you may be in the right place. Opsgility's mission is to help others be successful by guiding them through the constantly evolving field of cloud computing. If you have a passion for bleeding-edge technology and absolutely love being a mentor to your customer we may have an opportunity for you.

Cloud Training Architect (Developer Focused)

50%+ Travel | United States (Remote Position)

Overview

Opsgility has an immediate opening in the United States for a Cloud Training Architect (CTA) in our Azure Development practice. In this role, you will be responsible for building and delivering high-end technical training content focused on cloud-based solutions that leverage Azure PaaS services, container technologies, and Azure DevOps for instructor-led training as well as on-demand training for our learning platform SkillMeUp.com.

Responsibilities
  • Be the "Best of the Best", in Cloud Technologies
  • Be a thought leader in cloud first native application development
  • Create high quality technical training content in the form of presentations, videos, labs, hackathons, etc.
  • Technical pre-sales support for Opsgility’s sales team to understand our clients’ needs and requirements, and scope opportunities
  • Help drive strategy for the developer/DevOps pillar for our on-demand learning platform SkillMeUp.com by providing guidance on technology trends and staying ahead of the curve
  • Lead external trainers and authors to drive high quality standards which match the expectations of the largest organizations on the planet
Required Skills
  • United States citizen – security clearance helpful
  • Ability to travel 50+%
  • Deep technical skills in Microsoft Azure and/or Amazon Web Services and/or Google Cloud Platform
  • Experience with DevOps and automated continuous integration and continuous deployment (CI/CD)
  • Strong technical skills with one of more operational databases (SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL etc.)
  • Strong Experience with one or more scripting/programming languages (PowerShell, Bash, Java, C#, Python, R, SQL etc…)
  • Strong experience with developing cloud native solutions that leverage Platform as a Service (PaaS) services.
  • Experience with container technologies / Kubernetes
  • Experience with Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Public speaking and training background are preferred

Cloud Training Architect (Microsoft 365 Developer)

50%+ Travel | United States (Remote Position)

Overview

Opsgility has an immediate opening in the United States for a Cloud Training Architect (CTA) in our Microsoft 365 Development practice. In this role, you will be responsible for building and delivering high-end technical training content focused on cloud-based solutions that leverage Microsoft 365 Services such as SharePoint, Power Platform, Dynamics 365 and more for instructor-led training as well as on-demand training for our learning platform SkillMeUp.com.

Responsibilities
  • Be the “Best of the Best”, in Microsoft 365 Training Offerings
  • Be a thought leader in the Microsoft 365 Community
  • Create high quality technical training content in the form of presentations, videos, labs, hackathons, etc.
  • Technical pre-sales support for Opsgility’s sales team to understand our clients’ needs and requirements, and scope opportunities
  • Drive strategy for the Microsoft 365 technology pillar within Opsgility by providing guidance on technology trends and staying ahead of the curve
  • Lead external trainers and authors to drive high quality standards that which match the expectations of the largest organizations on the planet
Required Skills
  • United States citizen – security clearance helpful
  • Ability to travel 50+%
  • Deep technical skills in Microsoft 365 Developer Technologies
  • 3-5 years of experience in .NET / C#
  • Solution development experience with SharePoint, Power Platform, Dynamics 365, Office and web technologies
  • Public speaking and training background are preferred

Cloud Training Architect (Microsoft 365 Administration)

50%+ Travel | United States (Remote Position)

Overview

Opsgility has an immediate opening in the United States for a Cloud Training Architect (CTA) in our Microsoft 365 Administration practice. In this role, you will be responsible for building and delivering high-end technical training content focused on cloud-based solutions that leverage Microsoft 365 Services such as SharePoint, Power Platform, Dynamics 365 and more for instructor-led training as well as on-demand training for our learning platform SkillMeUp.com.

Responsibilities
  • Be the “Best of the Best”, in Microsoft 365 Training Offerings
  • Be a thought leader in the Microsoft 365 Community
  • Create high quality technical training content in the form of presentations, videos, labs, hackathons, etc.
  • Technical pre-sales support for Opsgility’s sales team to understand our clients’ needs and requirements, and scope opportunities
  • Drive strategy for the Microsoft 365 technology pillar within Opsgility by providing guidance on technology trends and staying ahead of the curve
  • Lead external trainers and authors to drive high quality standards that which match the expectations of the largest organizations on the planet
Required Skills
  • United States citizen – security clearance helpful
  • Ability to travel 50+%
  • Deep technical skills in Microsoft 365 and related services/technologies such as Exchange Online, Active Directory/Azure AD, SharePoint and SharePoint Online, Intune, Power Platform, and Microsoft Teams
  • Experience with Windows Server, SCOM and PowerShell
  • Public speaking and training background are preferred

Cloud Support Engineer

Up to 25% Travel | Highland Village, TX

Overview

Opsgility has an immediate opening in our Highland Village, TX office for a Cloud Support Engineer. In this role, you will be responsible for assisting customers taking virtual training classes, writing and testing new hands-on labs, and supporting customers on the SkillMeUp.com learning platform. This role requires strong technical experience, a technical writing background, as well as excellent customer service. The successful candidate will have experience working with Microsoft Azure or Amazon Web Services (AWS) with a foundational understanding of infrastructure, developer and automation capabilities.

Responsibilities
  • Provide support for Opsgility customers and trainers using our lab platform
  • Test and update technical training material (labs, presentations, demos etc..)
  • Create high quality technical training content in the form of recorded videos and written training assets
  • Monitor and maintain production services in Azure
  • Work with external trainers and authors to ensure the quality standards which match the expectations of the largest organizations on the planet
Required Skills
  • Technical skills in Microsoft Azure and/or Amazon Web Services
  • Understanding of DevOps methodologies and technologies
  • Experience with scripting or programming (PowerShell, Bash, Java, C# etc…)
  • Understanding of Virtual Machines, Networking, and Storage
  • Technical writing background
  • Experience with Windows and/or Linux

Contract Trainer or Author

Virtual or Onsite | United States and Europe/UK

Overview

Opsgility delivers training all over the globe and we partner with a network of talented training professionals to help deliver at scale to our customers. If you are passionate about cloud computing, delivering instructor-led training, or building on-demand courseware we should talk!

Required Skills
  • Deep Technical Skills in Microsoft Azure, 365, AWS, Google, C#, .NET, SharePoint etc..
  • Experience with instructor-led training (for training focused contracts)
  • Experience with curriculum development (for courseware focused contracts)