Cloud Architect - GCP

Mexico - Remote(Jalisco/Mexico Only)

Full Time Senior-level / Expert
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Responsible for aligning Rackspace cloud and hybrid solutions to the business requirements of strategically-valuable customers and prospects, and bringing grassroots market intelligence back to Rackspace to help craft technical sales strategy and to focus product development on customers’ business needs. Interfaces with customers’ executive-level IT personnel at a business-strategy level in addition to working with developers, DevOps engineers, and other tactical contacts.

What are the activities as a Cloud GCP Architect at Rackspace?

  • Collaborates consultatively with customers and prospective customers to analyze their strategic business goals and architect Rackspace solutions as key components of their overall IT landscape.
  • Collaborates with Rackspace leaders and personnel to facilitate complex, innovative, and often non-standard Rackspace solutions.
  • Operates across organizational and computing “silos” to facilitate complex solutions.
  • Works with Rackspace leadership to help align the product roadmap and overall hosting strategy with customer demand.
  • Set Cloud architectural standards (including applications, hardware & software) to ensure that new services and systems are implemented in-line with architectural standards & security policies
  • Provide input into strategic applications plans and help drive alignment with application teams, security, business, systems implementers

Experience we're looking in our next Racker

  • 6+ years experience with Cloud GCP & Data Center technologies
  • Knowledge and experience using integration tools & technologies to migrate diverse & complex integration systems & applications to the Cloud
  • Previous experience as a designer, architect and/or support.
  • Understanding of architecture and design and technical expertise
  • Proven ability to understand and work with the multiple technologies that encompass new IT solutions and integrate them using architectural standards
  • Excellent presentation skills, ability to prepare, present and communicate to members of IT, business units, and partners
  • GCP Architecture certification is preferred.

  • Advanced English is required - you'll work with global teams within Rackspace

What we have to offer to new Rackers?

  • Full payroll scheme
  • Law Benefits and more (Saving fund, Vacations, pantry tickets, etc)
  • Trainings and Certifications
  • Global working environment
Due to the 24x7 operations of the business, must be able to work a flexible work schedule, may include nights, weekends, holidays, emergency escalations, etc.

About Rackspace TechnologyWe 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 TechnologyThough 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.
Job tags: DevOps Security
Job region(s): North America
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