Henry Van Ho, Infrastructure Developer in San Francisco, CA, United States
Henry Van Ho

Infrastructure Developer in San Francisco, CA, United States

Member since June 17, 2021
Henry is an experienced cloud architect specializing in infrastructure automation, application development, and cloud migrations. He seeks new approaches to solving real-world problems to build scalable, secure, resilient, and cost-effective solutions. Henry's approach to design includes translating complex systems into simplified small building blocks of stories, enabling audiences to communicate, consume, and take action.
Henry is now available for hire


  • First Republic Bank
    Architecture, Cloud, Cloud Infrastructure, Databases, Authentication, AWS IAM...
  • Oracle
    Architecture, Pre-sale, Post-sales, Leadership
  • Roundleaf Inc.
    Architecture, Development, SQL, SugarCRM, Salesforce, Web Marketing, UI Design


  • Databases 15 years
  • Infrastructure 15 years
  • Web Security 10 years
  • Linux 10 years
  • Architecture 10 years
  • Cloud Infrastructure 5 years
  • Cloud 5 years
  • Single Sign-on (SSO) 5 years


San Francisco, CA, United States



Preferred Environment

Windows, Linux

The most amazing...

...project I've designed, architected, and collaborated to build was a marketing automation solution tool allowing subscribers to market to clients in six months.


  • Cloud Architect | DevOps Engineering Lead | Product Owner

    2018 - PRESENT
    First Republic Bank
    • Served as a key architect in the design, development, implementation of 216 Security Controls in AWS Cloud. (AWS Security Controls Framework).
    • Successfully migrated the bank's CORE application from the deposits technologies team at TellerInsight into AWS Cloud. (FIS TellerInsight).
    • Led a team to develop in-house AWS RDS Database activity monitoring to meet security controls requirements. (Apollo Database Activity Monitoring).
    • Successfully deployed Trend Micro to replace Symantec and Carbon Black to over 4,000 servers in AWS Cloud estate and on-premise data centers. (Trend Micro Anti-Malware/IDS/IDP/Application Control).
    • Architected and deployed Terraform Enterprise with high availability, disaster recovery, SSO authentication, multi-repo for the parallel deployment of infrastructure as code (IaC) in AWS Cloud. (Terraform Enterprise).
    Technologies: Architecture, Cloud, Cloud Infrastructure, Databases, Authentication, AWS IAM, Encryption, Identity & Access Management (IAM)
  • Cloud Architect and Pre-sales Solutions Architect

    2015 - 2018
    • Awarded MVP Cloud Architect for North America Q2 FY18.
    • Won $25+ million of business with key clients: Accellos, IQNavigator, Zoot, Scientific Technologies, TransZap, YesEnergy, PenscoTrust, SendGrid, WellTok, iCat, ICD, Axiom Health, Billing Platform, Group Voyager, and Cyracom.
    • Led Oracle architecture and design whiteboard sessions with potential customers in person and WebEx. Designed high-level solutions and partner integration for multi-system, enterprise efforts, including AWS, Azure, and. Salesforce.
    Technologies: Architecture, Pre-sale, Post-sales, Leadership
  • Architect, Co-founder

    2011 - 2015
    Roundleaf Inc.
    • Architected, designed, and developed a partnership business portal to enhance collaboration of businesses working together, customer value, and bottom line.
    • Designed and deployed a CRM workflow to enhance sales management and internal operations.
    • Architected Salesforce marketing automation solutions to integrate with the website and SugarCRM.
    • Managed multiple projects across groups as large as 30 members, and 12 worldwide contractors, responsible for all software solutions development and deployment.
    • Conceptualized, architected, designed, and deployed a CRM system that tracked progress and automated daily business operations.
    Technologies: Architecture, Development, SQL, SugarCRM, Salesforce, Web Marketing, UI Design
  • Senior Professional Technical Consultant

    2008 - 2009
    • Designed, architected, implemented, and managed the company‚Äôs search and e-Discovery solutions. Provided technical and functional support for search and e-Discovery solutions to customers.
    • Integrated various systems with the MindServer search application such as iManage Interwoven, DocsOpen, SharePoint, Elite, XM Law, and a custom database.
    • Prioritized and managed multiple projects involving designing and upgrading search solutions.
    Technologies: XML, CSS, JavaScript, Search, UI Design, Architecture, eDiscovery


  • Infrastructure Architecture Portfolio

    As a cloud architect, the following are designs I have developed in my current role.
    * Trend Micro: Security platform for Antivirus, IDS, IPS.
    * TellerInsight - Banking platform to conduct customer transactions.
    * Terraform Enterprise with ServiceNow Integration - Infrastructure as code development pipeline.
    * Ping Federate - SSO, SAML to support authentication across company's applications estates.


  • Platforms

    Windows, Linux, Salesforce
  • Other

    Cloud, Cloud Infrastructure, Infrastructure, Single Sign-on (SSO), Pre-sale, Web Marketing, Search, Architecture, Encryption, Leadership, Strategy, Marketing Mix, Post-sales, eDiscovery, Web Security, Servers, Identity & Access Management (IAM), Authentication, Operations, Financials, Development, Computer
  • Languages

    SQL, XML
  • Tools

    AWS Key Management Service (KMS), AWS IAM, SugarCRM
  • Paradigms

  • Storage



  • Master's Degree in Business Administration (MBA)
    2010 - 2011
    University of San Francisco - San Francisco, California, USA
  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science
    1997 - 2001
    University of California, Riverside - Riverside, California, USA


  • AWS Certified Security Specialty
    DECEMBER 2020 - DECEMBER 2023
  • CompTIA Cloud+
    MAY 2018 - MAY 2021
  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect
    NOVEMBER 2017 - NOVEMBER 2020
  • TOGAF Foundation
    MAY 2017 - PRESENT

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