We are looking to hire a passionate, creative and curious Senior Cloud Engineer with the ability to solve complex problems. This role will help drive the development of a variety of projects for our customers, including new development and the deployment of new cloud infrastructure and applications. You will be part of a team designing, automating, and deploying cloud native services on behalf of our customers to AWS. 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.
If you like a challenge, you’ll love it here, because we’re solving complex business problems every day, building and promoting great technology solutions that impact our customers’ success. The best part is, we’re committed to you and your growth, both professionally and personally.
Please note that this position can be remote working anywhere in Australia.
What you’ll be doing:Creating well-designed, documented, and tested software and infrastructure solutions in AWS that meet customer requirementsWriting infrastructure as code (CloudFormation, Terraform, CDK)Building E2E pipelines to enable CI/CD for new and existing solutionsServing as a technical mentor to other engineersServing as escalation for AWS environment troubleshootingIdentifying and addressing bugs, deficiencies, and performance bottlenecksParticipating in an agile delivery team, helping to ensure the technical quality of the features delivered across the team, including documentation, testing strategies, and codeLeading and presenting technology discussions to clientHelping to determine technical feasibility of solutions for business requirementsRemaining up to date on emerging technologies and architecture and propose ways to use them in current and upcoming projects
Qualifications & Experience:Advanced expertise of common AWS services (EC2, IAM, RDS, S3, VPC, CloudWatch CloudFormation etc.) Proficient in networking, know the OSI Model and networking services (Transit Gateway , Route53, Direct Connect, PrivateLink, SGs, NACLs, AWS Firewall, Squid Proxy, Load Balancers)Experience with AWS Serverless services (Lambda, DynamoDB, Step Functions)Experience with distributed version control systems (GitHub)Experience with CD tools (Jenkins, AWS CodeBuild)Experience with configuration tooling (Ansible)Extensive experience with writing CloudFormation and CDK Able to comfortably lead team and customer technical and demo sessionsExperience leading and mentoring engineersExperience in performance management of database engines (MySQL, MSSQL, Postgres, DynamoDB, MongoDB, ElasticSearch)Experience with any of the following Python, Typescript, Go2 to 3 industry recognized certifications (AWS, RedHat, etc)
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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