Microsoft Azure is one of the fastest growing cloud platforms in the world, and the core mission of this role is to engage with our customers and prospects to provide on-going support for our supported workloads on the Microsoft Azure platform. In this role you will be part of the team that implements, deploys, and operates our Microsoft Azure cloud based offerings.
Rackspace is recognized as a company of experts, delivering world-class cloud service and a superior support experience on the world’s leading technology platforms. As part of our managed cloud strategy we are seeking an experienced and accomplished Microsoft Azure Engineer to fill key a position within our specialist support team.
This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced technical professional confident in Microsoft Azure. The role is customer facing, working closely with business and technical influencers, IT Pros, and Rackspace partners. The right candidate for the role will have multiple years of experience with Microsoft Azure. You have served as a subject matter expert in designing, deploying, and managing workloads to live in the cloud.
We are looking for the top talent in the industry, highly-skilled in complex cloud deployments and adept at troubleshooting of complex cloud based workloads, and you will be skilled at multiple scripting languages.
Your engagements will see you directly working with customers and prospects as well as supporting existing solutions. Each specific customer will have specific public cloud needs, and require you to understand complex applications that may sit across a multitude of service models and technologies.
The ideal candidate for this role will have a deep understanding of Cloud Computing – IaaS, PaaS and SaaS. In addition the right candidate will have the following skills:
One or some of these would accreditations be advantageous: Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions, Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions, MSCE, CCNA.