Basic Information

  • Name: Amany Elguindy
  • Location: Sharm Elsheikh, Egypt
  • Marital Status: Single
  • Gender: Female

Technical Skills

This is a list of the areas I've been working on operationally throughout my career:

  • Orchestration and Containerization tools:  Kubernetes- Docker - Xen 
  • Infrastructure as a code tools and Central Configuration Management: Terraform - Packer - Puppet - AWS CloudFormation - Serverless Framework
  • Deploying / maintaining web application environments at scale: PHP - Ruby on Rails - Django Python - Java
  • CI/CD Tools: Concourse CI - Jenkins - Fabric - Webistrano
  • Web servers (HTTP caching, load balancing, proxying , web server advanced configurations):  Nginx (+lua) - Apache2 - Caddy
  • Administering multi-node web clusters
  • Cloud computing:  AWS (EC2, ECS, EKS, RDS, S3, EBS, Route53, etc) - DigitalOcean - Linode
  • Database Administration: installation, configuration, replication for MySQL and PostgreSQL, MongoDB, and basic MySQL performance tuning and disaster recovery.
  • Serverless technologies: AWS Lambda functions - AWS API Gateways - Serverless Framework
  • Monitoring:  Prometheus, Alert Manager, and Grafana -  Nagios-based systems - Cacti - Icinga
  • Advanced Bash scripting
  • Basic Python scripting 
  • Gnu/Linux server administration for major distributions (Debian, Ubuntu, RHEL).

Current Job

  • DevOps Cloud Engineer at Skyscrapers:  May 2017 - Present

Work History

  • Linux Systems Administrator at PowerToFlyOutsourcing to RebelMouse April 2014 - February 2017

  • Linux Systems Administrator at Spirula Systems
    March 2012 – March 2013

  • IT Operations Supervisor at Ebteckar Website: December 2010 – March 2012

  • PC Operators Supervisors at Pearlox Web Properties Co.: November 2009 – September 2010

Education & Certifications

  • Certified Kuberenetes Administrator (CKA) by Cloud Native 
  • AWS Certified SysOps Administrator Associate 
  • Attended a “Linux Redhat Certified Engineer” (RHCE) Preparation Course
  • Passed Course & Exams -Excellent Degree : IT Essentials Certification from Cisco Networking Academy (PC Maintenance & Networking Edition)
  • B.SC. of Hotels Management Department – Faculty of Tourism and Hotels, Alexandria University. Degree: Very Good

Language Skills

  • Mother Tongue: Arabic
  • Good command of: English (spoken and written)

Professional Skills

  • Fast learner
  • Adaptive to new technologies and new work environments
  • Having good communication skills
  • Having good presentation skills
  • Can work well in a team and individually
  • Can afford flexible work hours and on-call schedules