Rackspace is a global organisation recognised as a company of experts, delivering a world-class support experience on the world’s leading technology platforms. As part of our Asia expansion plans for Asia, we are seeking an experienced and accomplished Azure Specialist Solutions Architect, who will act as the lead architect and the technical-face of our Hong Kong Azure technology practice.
Our Hong Kong office is Rackspace’s Asian headquarters. The team here is tasked with making Rackspace the go-to brand for managed solutions on the leading cloud vendors, in the Greater China Region. The core mission of this role is to engage with our customers and be their trusted advisor, providing architectural advice and thought leadership for workloads running on the Azure platform, while delivering supported solutions that meet their business and technical needs. You will primarily work with mid-market-sized clients based primarily in Hong Kong. In this multifaceted role, you will work closely with our sales, marketing, professional services and service delivery teams to define and grow our Azure Practice in Asia, while also evangelizing Rackspace and Azure in industry and community events. Beyond Azure, we also encourage learning across other technology platforms, to grow our team’s capabilities and the your thirst for learning.
This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced pre-sales architect, who confident in Azure and with a keenness to learn and grow. The right candidate for the role will have multiple years’ experience with Azure and a strong ability to engage with CxO audiences, business and technical influencers and IT Pros. Ideally, you have served as a subject matter expert in designing, migrating and implementing complex platforms on cloud.
You have confidence in your skills (and limitations), you are calm and collected under pressure and always available to mentor the people around you. You also find it easy to adapt to varying abilities and perspectives of your audience. Your colleagues see you as a natural leader who is a self-starter that is keen to share knowledge as well as to listen and learn from others.