Azure Cloud Engineer

at Rackspace US, Inc.
Location Remote, OR
Date Posted November 14, 2020
Category All
Job Type Full-Time


You will be part of a team designing, automating, and deploying services on behalf of our customers to hybrid AWS and Azure environments. We have deep experience applying DevOps techniques in virtually every industry. Every week is different and the problems you will be challenged to solve are constantly evolving. We know and understand DevOps. We help build and create automation that enables our customers to save time and other resources. 

What you’ll be doing

    • Working on a wide variety of Azure projects (migration, containerization, transformation)
    • Writing infrastructure as code (Azure Resource Manager, Terraform)
    • Azure environment troubleshooting and setup
    • Meeting customer SLAs and managing communication in case of issues
    • Configuring and maintaining backup, monitoring, and alerting systems for multiple clients
    • Interacting with teams and customers in different time zones for ensuring 24×7 support
    • Linux/Windows administration, automated deployments, scripting (Bash/PowerShell/Python)
    • Participating in work sessions with clients
    • Completing technical documentation
    • Delivering quality work in agile delivery model in a team environment

Qualifications & Experience

    • Knowledgeable in networking and security
    • Experience managing common Azure services (Virtual Machine, Database, Storage, Virtual Network, Azure Resource Manager, etc.)
    • Experience with containerization technologies such as Docker and Kubernetes
    • Knowledgeable of configuration management frameworks such as PowerShell DSC, Puppet, Chef or Ansible
    • You are comfortable interacting with customers and have the ability to communicate effectively
    • Experience in basic administration of (MySQL, MSSQL, Postgres, Azure Cosmos, MongoDB, ElasticSearch)
    • Azure Certification required
    • Candidate must have the unrestricted right to work in the US without requiring sponsorship
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.
More on Rackspace Technology
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.
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