Nelson Figueroa

I’m a Software Engineer with broad experience working with technologies like Ruby on Rails, Docker, Kubernetes, and Amazon Web Services. My interests include programming, cloud infrastructure, and cybersecurity. I started this blog for fun and to share my knowledge.



Programming/Scripting: Ruby, Python, Bash, Go

Web Technologies: Ruby on Rails, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Bootstrap CSS, Bulma CSS

Databases: MySQL, SQLite 3, PostgreSQL

Infrastructure: Docker, Kubernetes, Terraform, Serverless, CloudFormation, CI/CD (Google Cloud Build, GitHub Actions, Jenkins, Spinnaker)

Cloud: Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud Platform

Operating Systems: Linux (Ubuntu, CentOS, Kali), MacOS, Windows 10

Other: Command Line, Agile/Scrum, Jira, Git, RSpec


California State University, Northridge

Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Technology (2019)

Open-Source Contributions

Simplified and community-driven “cheat sheet” for command line tools.

Contributed practical examples for the following commands:


Technology: Programming, DevOps/Infrastructure, Cybersecurity, Privacy

Hobbies: Videogames, Electric Guitar

Games: Elden Ring, Factorio, Red Dead Redemption 2, Stardew Valley, Halo

Shows: Better Call Saul, Breaking Bad, The Mandalorian, The Eric Andre Show, The Boys, Succession, Invincible, BoJack Horseman, Silicon Valley, The Boondocks

Music: I mainly listen to Death Metal and Black Metal. Check out my Bandcamp collection.