AWS DevOps Engineer

Professional Services Mexico City, Polanco Mexico City, Hidalgo


PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITY: Designs and manages solutions using AWS and related technologies. Loads tests customer applications to assist with performance tuning and capacity planning. Contributes to open source tools that assist in configuration management, deployment and operation of high availability, high-performance application. 

* KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITY: Competent web programming and scripting ability. Competent automation skills with Chef, Puppet or similar. Broad knowledge of the following: PHP, Python, Ruby, Javascript, Memcached, LAMP, nginx, node.js, nosql, Varnish, git. Working knowledge of software development methodologies including code profiling, regression testing, and continuous integration.

* JOB COMPLEXITY: Supports multiple customers and internal teams on an as-needed basis. Collaborates with other teams on tools for systems automation. Works in conjunction with multiple teams to make sure that the infrastructure and customer applications work harmoniously together.

* SUPERVISION: Operates under high supervision.

* EXPERIENCE/EDUCATION: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, MIS or related technical field required and 1 - 2 years commercial experience as either a LAMP stack software developer and/or systems administrator. Experience with high-availability, high-performance, open source web technologies. Experience with cloud platforms, open source databases and caching layers. At the manager’s discretion, additional experience may substitute for the degree requirement. **For Fanatical AWS Only- AWS Certified Solutions Architect: Associates Level Certification Requried**

* PHYSICAL DEMANDS: General office environment. May require long periods sitting and viewing a computer monitor. Moderate levels of stress may occur at times. No special physical demands required. Due to the 24X7 operations of the business, must be able to work a flexible work schedule, may include nights, weekends, and holidays.

About Rackspace
We accelerate the value of the cloud during every phase of digital transformation. By managing apps, data, security and multiple clouds, we are the best choice to help customers get to the cloud, innovate with new technologies and maximize their IT investments. We have been honored by Fortune, Forbes, Glassdoor and others as one of the best places to work. Join us on our mission to build the world’s best technology services company.

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