Cloud Engineer, AWS Architecture & Engineering

United States - Remote /
Americas Go To Market – Americas Professional Services /
Full - Time

You will be part of a team designing, automating, and deploying services on behalf of our customers to AWS in a way that allows these services to automatically heal themselves if things go south. 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 build solutions using infrastructure-as-code so our customers can refine and reuse these processes again and again - all without having to come back to us for additional deployments. #onica

What you'll be doing

    • Working with customers engineering teams on a wide variety of projects
    • Writing infrastructure as code (CloudFormation, Terraform)
    • Implementing automation/DevOps best practices for CI/CD, IaC, Containerization, etc
    • Linux/Windows administration, automated deployments, scripting (Bash/PowerShell/Python)


    • Solid understanding of the overall AWS Cloud infrastructure (EC2, RDS, S3, VPC, CloudFormation etc.)
    • Professional experience with CI/CD deployment
    • Working knowledge of Configuration Management frameworks such as Ansible, Chef or Puppet
    • Working knowledge using Terraform and/or CloudFormation
    • You are comfortable interacting with customers and have the ability to communicate as well as educate
    • Some experience with any of the following C#, Node.js, Python, Ruby, Go

Nice to have

    • Service architecture and containerization, such as Docker, Kubernetes
    • Experience with data at scale, MySQL, MSSQL, Postgres, DynamoDB, Mongo, ElasticSearch
    • Knowledgeable about HIPAA, PCI and other security frameworks and standards
    • Solid understanding of AWS infrastructure
    • AWS Certifications
    • Proficient in networking and network security

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.
Position is available for remote work in the following states unless otherwise specified. Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming.