Overview & Responsibilities
Do you enjoy working with leading edge Azure technology, and have a desire to help customers migrate their workloads from legacy / traditional platforms? Are you experienced in core systems administrator (windows or linux), migration techniques/tooling and have proven track-record of troubleshooting difficult issues in real-time?
Rackspace’s rapidly growing Fanatical Support for Cloud team is looking to hire candidates with hands-on experience of Azure and the migration of applications/data from any platform (VMWare, physical, or other clouds) into the Azure cloud platform. Migrating an organizations data and applications into the cloud is one of the most important steps in any cloud journey, and Rackspace is looking to add key talent that can deliver efficient and effective migrations for our customers. We pride ourselves on great customer experiences and outcomes, and look for our Rackers to take the same pride in their roles.
Azure Solution Architect will have experience / expertise in the following:
• 7+ years’ experience in Cloud and Data center migration project as solution architect
• In-depth understanding of compute, storage, network components' including backup, monitoring and DR environment requirements
• Experience and understanding of large-scale applications portfolio in enterprise-wide environment(including migration of on-premise workloads to the cloud) required
•Deep domain expertise of cloud application development solutions (e.g. IaaS, Serverless,APIManagement), container orchestration (e.g. Cabinets, Cloud Foundry), continuous integration technologies (e.g. Jenkins, Spinnaker, Azure for DevOps, Chef, Puppet), web application server technologies, cloud application design, software architecture and practices (design/development/deployment, Agile, SCRUM, ALM), breadth of technical experience, and technical aptitude to learn and adjust to new technologies and cloud trends required.
•First point of escalation for customer•SPOC for all Rackspace resources assigned to this project
•Bachelors degree in computer science or related.
•10+ or more years in technical support (i.e. systems administration) or IT professional services. 5+ year working with cloud technologies.•Relevant certifications- additional advantage
About Rackspace Technology
We are the multicloud solutions experts. We combine our expertise with the world’s leading technologies — across applications, data and security — to deliver end-to-end solutions. We have a proven record of advising customers based on their business challenges, designing solutions that scale, building and managing those solutions, and optimizing returns into the future. Named a best place to work, year after year according to Fortune, Forbes and Glassdoor, we attract and develop world-class talent. Join us on our mission to embrace technology, empower customers and deliver the future.
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Though we’re all different, Rackers thrive through our connection to a central goal: to be a valued member of a winning team on an inspiring mission. We bring our whole selves to work every day. And we embrace the notion that unique perspectives fuel innovation and enable us to best serve our customers and communities around the globe. We welcome you to apply today and want you to know that we are committed to offering equal employment opportunity without regard to age, color, disability, gender reassignment or identity or expression, genetic information, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity status, military or veteran status, nationality, ethnic or national origin, race, religion or belief, sexual orientation, or any legally protected characteristic. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.