Vitaly Potonya

Vitaly Potonya

DevOps Department CTO

Oversees the delivery of cloud services at Itransition, including DevOps unit technical coordination and AWS partner network program development.

About Vitaly

Vitaly joined Itransition in 2010 and, since then, has successfully managed hundreds of cloud-related projects. He delivered scalable, interoperable, failsafe, and cost-effective cloud solutions, troubleshooting and setting up servers (from simple PHP sites on VPS to high-load systems on AWS), configuring cloud networks, and maintaining security operations. 

He is a CTO of the DevOps department, supervising a team of 50 junior and senior specialists, selecting the appropriate architecture and tools for a particular project, and developing employee training programs. Vitaly’s team embraces dozens of technologies in the DevOps stack, including but not limited to AWS and Azure cloud platforms.

As an AWS Alliance Lead, Vitaly has been growing Itransition’s AWS partner program, handling workshops on the AWS Well-Architected framework.

Examples of his recent projects include the following:

  • Technical coordination of the DevOps team, providing DevOps services and 24/7 IT support for a European digital media publisher, handling processes automation and cost and security management
  • Migrating the infrastructure of the US-based multinational pharmaceutical analytics company to the cloud, which resulted in user growth and reduced infrastructure costs

Vitaly guides the implementation of cloud solutions for organizations across different verticals, including fintech, healthcare, retail, automotive, telecommunications, and high-tech. Vast cloud expertise and robust leadership skills allow him to deliver numerous large-scale cloud migration projects for international enterprises.

Education

Belarusian State University of Informatics and Radioelectronics
BS, Computer Systems and Networks