Sr. IT Infra Engineer (Cloud)

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Date: Sep 15, 2023

Location: US

Company: Dolby Laboratories, Inc.


Join the leader in entertainment innovation and help us design the future. At Dolby, science meets art, and high tech means more than computer code. As a member of the Dolby team, you’ll see and hear the results of your work everywhere, from movie theaters to smartphones. We continue to revolutionize how people create, deliver, and enjoy entertainment worldwide. To do that, we need the absolute best talent. We’re big enough to give you all the resources you need, and small enough so you can make a real difference and earn recognition for your work. We offer a collegial culture, challenging projects, and excellent compensation and benefits, not to mention a Flex Work approach that is truly flexible to support where, when, and how you do your best work.


The Cloud Media Solutions organization builds technologies and innovations that easily integrate into service providers’ infrastructure to make content experiences more effective, meaningful, and engaging for consumers.


Summary Description

The Senior Cloud Engineer is responsible for operational support, enhancements, and project activities in managing Dolby’s cloud infrastructure. In this role, you will be part of Dolby’s cloud functional operational team focused on expanding the Fintech attitude and assisting in developing the service based on event-driven processes using architecture principles. You’ll be part of the team responsible for designing and architecting complex multi-cloud infrastructures. You are expected to know how to use tools of the trade, including various modern programming languages and frameworks. The experience in this role with working with AWS services such as EKS, Lambda, DynamoDB, API gateway, EC2, CloudWatch, Route53, IAM roles/policies, etc., is expected. Have a passion for technology and can navigate across complex and rapidly changing landscapes by staying on top of the latest trends and thriving by sharing knowledge.


This role will also have oversight over more junior members of the team and will provide technical guidance on work deliverables. This position reports to the Director, Global Infrastructure.


Essential Job Functions

  • Design and implement solutions in a performant, cost-effective, and secure manner, using industry knowledge and experience to continuously assess the environment and drive improvements that use the latest technology

  • Provide technical guidance and educate team members and coworkers on operational processes that fit in a multi-cloud infrastructure

  • As a Senior Cloud Engineer, you are used to setting the course and can successfully navigate the organization by leading effective conversations with higher-level managers, functional managers, and teammates to develop existing infrastructure that meets product, system, and operational requirements

  • Perform engineering job duties as assigned, including coding, optimizing performance, and provide troubleshooting and resolving issues in our pre-production and production environments

  • Build and maintain tools for deployment, monitoring, and operations in different cloud environments

  • Help automate and streamline our operational processes

  • Ensure cloud performance, uptime, and scale, maintaining high standards for code quality and thoughtful design

  • Manage cloud environments in accordance with company security guidelines


Knowledge, Skills, Experience, and Education Required

  • 5 years of professional experience in the above-mentioned areas

  • Good understanding of cloud infrastructure development processes

  • You are very familiar with keywords such as Cloud Governance, IaaS, PaaS,

  • SaaS, Dev “Sec“ Ops, Containers, Cloud-native, CI / CD Pipelines, Infrastructure as Code, Terraform, Ansible, Cloud Monitoring, Cloud Security, as well as Windows & Linux

  • Already gained experience in multi-cloud environments (MS-Azure / AWS / Google)

  • Good scripting skills (Ansible, Python)

  • Experience with CI/CD and understanding of containerization principles and frameworks (Kubernetes, Docker)

  • Good understanding of how the internet and web applications work

  • Independent way of working as well as creativity, the ability to work in a team, and a confident manner

  • You have one or more of the following certifications:

    • AWS - DevOps Engineer

    • AWS - Solution Architect Professional / Associate

    • Microsoft AZ-300 & 500

    • Microsoft AZ-400

  • Strong root cause analysis skills, investigation, diagnosis, and reporting

  • Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS) VPCs, subnets, route tables, IGW, VGW, and EC2 is a strong requirement.

  • Experience managing large-scale global projects involving team members in multiple regions.

  • Solid understanding of ITIL processes; ITIL Foundations certification is nice to have.

  • Strong analytical skills, ability to research and test solutions, and vital planning and project coordination skills.

  • Excellent written and verbal skills (in English).

  • Excellent communication, listening, and customer service skills.


Job Expectations

  • Travel for business as required

  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule to interact is required. This is necessary to enable meetings with team members in other regions, including the need to perform a later schedule often (e.g. until 8pm European time) to allow for more interaction with the team in the San Francisco (US office).

  • Perform tasks assigned by the immediate manager to complete performance objectives and assist team members as needed.

  • Assists team members as needed.




The Atlanta Area base salary range for this full-time position is $112,800-$137,900 plus bonus, equity, and benefits, and can vary if outside of this location. Our salary ranges are determined by role, level, and location. Within the range, individual pay is determined by work location and additional factors, including job-related skills, competencies, experience, market demands, internal parity, and relevant education or training. Your recruiter can share more about the specific salary range and perks and benefits for your location during the hiring process.


Dolby will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of San Francisco Police Code, Article 49, and Administrative Code, Article 12


Equal Employment Opportunity:
Dolby is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Our success depends on the combined skills and talents of all our employees. We are committed to making employment decisions without regard to race, religious creed, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, marital status, family status, medical condition, disability, military service, pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions or any other classification protected by federal, state, and local laws and ordinances.