Cloud Administrator

  • Competitive
  • Manama, Capital Governorate, Bahrain
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Arab Banking Corporation
  • 22 May 19

Provision Infrastructure as a service cloud computing for platforms such as AWS, Azure & inhouse private cloud. Participate in planning, implementation, and growth of infrastructure on Amazon Web Services & Azure Should be able to support for the Enterprise Hybrid Cloud environment across Compute, Storage and Networking environments Installing, configuring and supporting primarily Linux and Microsoft Windows Servers on IaaS. Troubleshooting performance and other issues on cloud for the deployed banks’ infrastructure.

Doing root cause analysis
Patching the Windows and RHEL servers on the cloud IAAS
Develop Backups strategy for Backups on the cloud for Windows and RHEL virtual machines and databases
To help head of department to effectively monitor billing and to develop cost optimization strategies.
Build and participate in Disaster recovery
Works with the IT security team to implement Cloud-related security and compliance policies
Work on projects as assigned, including sizing, planning and implementation activities.
Create effective documentations on the bank infrastructure in cloud.
Work outside of office hours.

Areas of Knowledge / Experience
Experience in administrating cloud platforms like AWS & Azure with emphasis on AWS.
Fully conversant with AWS SysOps Administrations. Experience with AWS (AWS CloudFormation, CloudWatch, VPC, EC2, S3, RDS, Lambda, etc.)
Experience in installing, configuring and supporting Linux and Microsoft Windows Servers
Knowledge of Networking
Professional Exposure to container platform tools like OpenShift, Docker, Kubernetes
Professional Exposure to Dev Ops release and build management, automation scripts experience with tools like Git, bash scripting, PowerShell, AWS Cloud Formation, Ansible, Salt, Chef or Puppet

BA/BS in Information Systems or a related technical field
Mandatory Industry certifications

  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect professional
  • AWS Certified SysOps Administrator - Associate

Nice to have but not mandatory certifications on AWS, Azure, PMP, ITIL, Microsoft and RHEL

Minimum 3+ years’ Experience with Cloud Infrastructure