Senior Cloud Administrator – CW02/2015

KPMG Crimsonwing is looking for a Senior Cloud Administrator educated to a degree-level in IT, or equivalent. 

The role involves

The key responsibilities of the Cloud Administrator will include the day-to-day support, monitoring, management, maintenance of operating systems, deployment of custom software under development, installation/configuration of a global hosting infrastructure, including networking, servers and storage.

 Other responsibilities include:

  • Provide hands-on system maintenance, system administration and operational support on both Linux and Microsoft Windows operating systems
  • Configure, install, and manage data backups for production systems
  • Periodically perform integrity checks on data backups to validate the backup/restore functionality
  • Configure and troubleshoot Web, Application and DNS services
  • Configuration, administration, monitoring, deployments and analysis of Cloud application services  and key processes, including OS patching and system updates
  • Constantly assessing the Cloud infrastructure and improve it’s structure
  • Support development, QA and production applications, VMs, and networks


  • Advanced knowledge of Shell scripting
  • Advanced networking knowledge
  • Advanced knowledge of hosting configuration components, including load balancers, proxies, web and database servers
  • Advanced knowledge of Databases
  • Advanced knowledge of using both AWS and Azure
  • Ability to be on call 24/7 on a rotating basis
  • Possess excellent problem solving skills
  • Advanced knowledge in application software analytics and monitoring tools

Good to have

  • Experience in cloud computing platforms is a strong plus
  • Experience in virtualization products such as Microsoft Hyper-V or VMWARE/ESXi
  • Familiarity with programming languages and PHP-based open-source ecommerce software
  • Familiarity in using Python
  • Knowledge of databases/data stores such as Redis and MySQL

Enjoy the benefits

For this exciting opportunity we have put together a remuneration package commensurate with skills and work experience.

Be a part of our success

If you would like to help KPMG Crimsonwing customers find the right solutions by developing award-winning answers, then look no further. Please send your CV and covering letter to or directly to the Malta office, quoting the reference number: CW02/15.