Senior Cloud Engineer


Posted March 29, 2023


Working alongside local Cebu and US-based Ops, DevOps, QA, and Engineering teams to:

  • Design, build and maintain cloud infrastructure using Infrastructure as Code platforms like Terraform, CloudFormation, and Ansible.
  • Facilitate the migration and shifting of on-premises applications and data to AWS (Amazon Web Services) cloud workloads.
  • Deploy, configure, and support virtual and physical systems, software, and users in a 100+ employee global, multi-site organization.
  • Improve infrastructure operational efficiency by identifying opportunities for optimization and resolving them.
  • Create and maintain documentation as it relates to infrastructure, services, configurations, support, and processes.
  • Research modern solutions that resolve complex infrastructure problems.
  • Perform patching of OS, monitoring/restoring backups, and regular testing for DR/application recovery
  • Develop and document processes based on operation incidents, technologies, and tools used in those processes to resolve.
  • Consider building automation scripts, processes, and tools where possible.
  • Implement Operational tools and requirements, e.g., monitoring solutions, high availability services.
  • Provide guidance, thought leadership, and mentorship to Jr/Mid Cloud Engineers teams to build their cloud competencies.
  • Educate teams on the implementation of new cloud-based initiatives, providing associated training when necessary.
  • Play a key role in migrating and transforming legacy solutions to the Cloud.
  • Troubleshoot incidents, identify root causes, fix, and document problems, and implement preventive measures.
  • Demonstrate exceptional problem-solving skills, with an ability to see and solve issues before they affect business productivity.
  • Ensure necessary system security by using best in class cloud security solutions.
  • Review, optimize and forecast cloud computing costs.
  • Stay current with modern technology options and vendor products, evaluating which ones would be a good fit for the company.
  • This position is distinguished by characteristics with respect to five qualification factors:
    • Accountability/Ownership
  • Teamwork/Communications
  • Organizational Agility
  • Time Management/Ability to multi-task
  • Leadership/Command Skills
  • Experience in managing AWS Infrastructure.


  • Graduate of BS Computer Science, or any equivalent courses
  • Minimum 5 years of working experience in the related field.
  • Minimum 2 years working experience in Microsoft services and software like Active Directory, Skype for Business, and Exchange Online
  • Effective communication skills, both oral and written
  • Strong analytics skills proving and solving issues with evidence.
  • Able to work in a team and independently.
  • Highly developed organizational skills and an ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment.
  • Experience with Azure Active Directory management and security best practices
  • Experience with manual and automated security administration, remediation, and hardening.
  • Experience administering Microsoft Windows and Linux in a production environment.
  • Experience with PowerShell and Unix-shell for automation and system administration
  • Experience deploying web applications using IIS, NGINX or similar.
  • Experience managing physical and cloud storage solutions.
  • Cloud Methodologies like PaaS and SaaS (Software as a Service)
  • Experience using load balancing techniques for highly available web applications.
  • Knowledge of agile development/SDLC processes and hands on participation in sprint planning meetings, daily stand-ups and sprint retrospectives with US and Cebu teams.

Knowledge & Experience with the following are not required but will give an advantage:

  • Configuration management and/or infrastructure-as-a-code platforms such as Ansible and Terraform
  • Hands-on experience in various aspects of cloud computing (compute, CI/CD, containers, storage, platforms, data, networking, and security)
  • Version control systems like GitLab, GitHub (Branching Strategies)
  • Collaboration, tracking and documentation - JIRA, Confluence
  • Data logging, parsing and visualization platforms such as ELK.
  • Application monitoring and logging - ELK, Grafana, Prometheus, AWS CloudWatch, Datadog
  • VMware ESXi hypervisor
  • Cisco ASA (Adaptive Security Appliance) security appliance and Cisco AnyConnect VPN (Virtual Private Network) software
  • AWS VPN configuration and security practices
  • Networking concepts - Access Control Lists, Bastion Hosts, Reverse Proxies, Forward Proxies, Load balancing
  • Familiarity with VOIP including the SIP (Session Initiation Protocol) protocol.
  • Any of the platform certifications, such as: RHEL, MCSE, MCITP, MCSA, AWS, Azure, GCP



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