Sr. Cloud Infrastructure Engineer

Silicon Egypt - Nasr City, Cairo

Applicants for
1 open position
Experience Needed:
3 to 5 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
1 open position
About the Job
  • As a Cloud Infrastructure Engineer, you will work alongside web, security, DB, and the application teams to support architecture, transitioning and operations of customer-facing websites and apps, core business supporting systems and workloads, and IT systems and services, in Amazon, Azure, and Alibaba cloud services, in addition to private cloud / virtualization deployments.
  • Your responsibilities will include system administration, cloud technical design, architecture, implementation, security, cost analysis and control, reporting and support services.
  • Area of focus will include IaaS, implementation, and optimization of highly available, and fault tolerant systems on the cloud.
  • Ensuring the highest levels of availability, performance, security and cost optimization.
  • Implementing and controlling security to and from cloud assets
  • Coordinate and engineer availability zones and regional architecture for data protection, DR and manual redundancy failovers.
  • Deploying, maintaining, and securing Linux (RHEL/Ubuntu)
  • Providing daily, weekly & monthly integrated service management reports across all solutions.
  • Supporting various IT projects, services, and implementations.
  • On-call duty.
Job Requirements
  • AWS SysOps Admin certifications (Must!)
  • AWS Solutions Architect certification (Must!)
  • Red Hat Certified System Administrator (Must!)
  • Red Hat Certified Engineer (Major plus)

Required Skills:

  • Deep technical knowledge of AWS EC2, VPC, Elastic Load Balancing, Auto Scaling, Lambda, Container management, S3, EBS, RDS and AWS Systems Manager automation.
  • Will have significant experience with monitoring tools & IAS such as Amazon Cloud Watch and Cloud formation
  • Professional experience managing/operating Linux (RHEL/Ubuntu) systems
  • Professional with automation/scripting with bash, Python, Perl or similar
  • Professional experience with the AWS CLI and SDKs/API tools.
  • Strong knowledge of “Infrastructure as Code” approaches, tools, and strategies - Terraform preferred.
  • Strong knowledge of configuration management systems - Ansible preferred.
  • Be able to use professional knowledge and problem determination/source identification skills to resolve problems involving APIs, application services, IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, micro-services, containers, AWS ECS & Fargate, network, security and infrastructure issues alike.
  • If unable to resolve, will triage and route the incident to the appropriate level of support.


  • 3+ years Linux systems engineering experience.
  • 2+ years of hands-on experience, designing and supporting complex, 24x7, mission-critical hosted solutions
  • 2+ years of cumulative hands-on experience, specifically related to design and operations of systems within AWS cloud platforms.
About this Company

Silicon Expert is the leading data provider of electronic component data to the electronics industry. We provide OEMs, EMSs, Distributors and Component Manufacturers with the most accurate data and sophisticated tools for electronic component management.

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