Hi, I'm Brandon Mainock, I am currently an Operations Technician at Tierpoint LLC working to hone my skills in cloud practices and development

I built this page as part of the a personal goal I had set out to do during my cloud studies along with adding to my portfolio


University of Iowa

Iowa City, IA

Graduate as of May 2021


AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner

November 2021

Azure Fundamentals AZ900

December 2021



Operations Technician 1 October 2021 - Present

  • Set up AWS data migration devices (AWS snowballs)
  • Ran, terminated, and tested cables
  • Physically removed or exchanged degraded hardware from customer and locally owned hardware
  • Assisted in customer environment set-up, equipment installation, and equipment moves
  • University of Iowa Housing and Dining

    Resident Assistant August 2019 - May 2021

  • Planned several floor wide events in both pairs and as an individual
  • Handled scenarios involving malfunctioning facilities and resident discourse
  • ComputersRx

    Manual QA Tester September 2018 - May 2019

  • Manually tested software and hardware for ATMs
  • Assisted in rolling out of software updates on ATMs in the Chicago land area
  • Documented and reported test results, validated if machines were ready for relocating
  • Self Employed Tutor

    C++ Tutor October 2016 - August 2018

  • Worked through basic C++ assignments explaining individual steps and troubleshooting
  • Answered questions based on fundamental Object-Oriented Programming concepts