Cloud and Hosting Engineer

AFS Visicom Slovakia a. s.

Place of work
Contract type
Start date
upon agreement
Wage (gross)
2 000 - 2 500 EUR/monthThe final salary depends on the skills and qualification of selected candidate

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties


AFS Technologies by TELUS is the Global Market Leader in AI and Mobile First Software Solutions for CPG Companies, Food Distributors, and Food Manufacturers. AFS is the only end‐to‐end solution provider of purpose-built software to the Food & Beverage and CPG Retail industry, offering a powerhouse of complementary solutions and services that generate improved outcomes at the point of purchase, coupled with streamlining key business processes to provide value at every point of the supply chain and deliver the benefits of world‐class integrated solutions with proven best practices.


The Cloud and Hosting Engineer will collaborate with Retail Executions internal customer support and product development teams to design, provision, and maintain cloud resources for hosted applications, specifically in Azure.

• Design, configuration and deployment of Azure resources, virtual networks and security groups, Blob storage, and Azure Active Directory
• Contribute to enhancing the maturity and security of AFS Hosting towards an ISO-compliant SaaS
• Ensure all systems are hardened according to AFS documentation and Microsoft best practices.
• Remediate all system and network security vulnerabilities identified by AFS cloud-based security tools.
• Verify that all operations monitoring utilities are fully operational and remediate any alerts as required or requested.
• Participate in disaster recovery, capacity planning or customer provisioning exercises.
• Identify opportunities to optimize and scale operational environments and customer needs across the capabilities of MS Azure.
• Build and maintain hosting automation leveraging scripting and configuration management platforms such as PowerShell.
• Provide product team support for application issues.
• Participate in yearly SOC1 Type 2 and SOC2 Type 2 audits
• Provide sales support accurate quotations for RFP/RFI.
• Providing periodic out of normal business hours support coverage such as patching and / or for emergency issues
• Contribute to develop and maintain comprehensive architectural documentation, run books and processes.
• Identifies opportunities and recommends solutions that will enhance or improve current business processes.
• Stays informed on new or emerging trends and technologies that provide clear benefits to the organization.
• Collaborates with other hosting teams on best practices and process improvements.

Employee perks, benefits

• Food coupons fully repaid (4€)
• Annual bonus
• Teambulding events
• Education (trainings, courses)
• Sport events, Multisport card
• Jubilee gift (wedding, child birth)
• 100% home office in pandemic times

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Educational Specialization

Cloud and Systems Administration, Computer Engineering, CIS (Computer Information Systems), Computer Science or equivalent

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Number of years of experience

5+ years’ IT experience, 3+ years’ experience in cloud and hosting engineering

Personality requirements and skills

Technical qualifications for the role:
• Solid experience with Azure
• Experience with cloud environment configuration and security hardening of managed infrastructure layers
• Experience with virtualization and the automation of cloud service providers.
• Full understanding of networking principles, firewalls, load balancers, DNS, TCP/IP, Windows, Linux, Microsoft Active Directory
• Technical certifications in security and infrastructure areas CISSP, CCIE, MCSE, CCNA
• Experience with compliant technology operations (SOC/SSAE, ISO)
• Hands-on scripting with PowerShell and other management tools
• Knowledge of agile/scrum development methodologies and continuous integration

Personality requirements and behaviors:
• Strong communication, collaboration, interpersonal, and team skills, technical and problem-solving skills with demonstrated ability to learn and apply new technology
• Results-oriented, capable of managing multiple assignments and maintain organization in a hectic environment
• Develops alternative courses of action and makes decisions based on logical assumptions that reflect information.
• Encourages and facilitates the transfer of information, experience, and technology both within and across project and departmental boundaries.


Brief description of the company

Exceedra / AFS Technologies (AFS) the global provider of software and services purpose-built for consumer goods (CG) companies. We are committed to efficiencies in trade spend, retail execution and supply chain. With 30 years of experience, Exceedra/AFS serves more than 1,300 customers of all sizes, in more than 50 countries, with innovative and configurable solutions that are proven to optimize your potential with automated processes, improved productivity and rapid time to value.

Number of employees

100-149 employees

Company address

AFS Visicom Slovakia a. s.
Röntgenova 26
851 01 Bratislava
ID: 4040779  Dátum zverejnenia: 2.3.2021  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 2 000 EUR/month