Architects and builds solutions using Ansible, Terraform, Azure DevOps and related technologies. Develops, maintains, and troubleshoots internal tools and automation using public cloud infrastructure and services to support service delivery for the RAS Digital Team.
Primary Responsibilities Include:
Supports internal teams and facilitates automation workflows for both internal tools and customer environments.
Collaborates with other teams on tools for systems and application automation.
Works in conjunction with cross functional teams to make sure that internal infrastructure, tools, and automation enable the delivery of highly proactive support of customer applications.
Works closely with RAS for Digital Automation Leadership to prioritize and execute on automation and development efforts.
Required Skills and Experience:
Experience using Ansible. Terraform, Azure DevOps, Jenkins within large scale enterprise solutions.
Enterprise experience with Docker and Kubernetes (AKS preferred)
Enterprise (Production) environment management and operations experience
Code readability, documentation, understanding of revision control systems (git)
Experience with Agile methodologies (Scrum, XP, Lean, Kanban, etc.)
Familiarity with continuous integration and continuous deployment concepts
Experience using a configuration management systems (Ansible/Terraform, Azure DevOps) for large scale orchestration
Develop Azure application design and connectivity patterns, Azure networking topologies, and Azure storage facilities.
Hands-on experience in using build servers like Azure Build and Release Pipelines or Jenkins.
Practical experience of using version control systems and utilizing release management protocols (Azure Repo/Github preferred)
Experience with infrastructure automation tools (Powershell, Ansible and Terraform)
Experience with JSON/YAML Development file creation
Experience in cloud architectures, including web, application, and database components Azure Storage and Azure Redis Cache.
Deploy Azure service updates and bug fixes at scale
Provide Level 2/3 technical support to operations teams
Good communication skills – Oral and Written
Desired Skills and Experience:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science (preferred) or equivalent technical experience
Azure DevOps Certification
Experience working with a large-scale system (1000+ servers)
Experience with non-relational databases (preferably Redis, Mongo, and Solr)
Architect Certification from the leading cloud service providers (AWS, GCP, Azure)
About Rackspace Technology
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