Overview & Responsibilities
Do you enjoy spending time solving difficult challenges with SaaS technologies? Do you have a desire to provide high quality solutions and best practices for your customers and peers as they build their business on the cloud? Are you a proven technologist with a passion for helping customers create innovative solutions?
As a senior technical leader at Rackspace, you will be working on a high-energy team responsible for Cloud Office SaaS operations and software development. You will deliver software by using the best software development practices in the industry today. Passion for all aspects of software development is a must.
A senior technical leader joining our team would specialize in building and improving our capabilities for the design and support of customers using home-grown and external SaaS solutions. This role requires time spent working on complex SaaS solution development; transition of legacy architectures to service orientation; and building an organization focused on growth and highly responsive to change.
A successful candidate will work with leading-edge technology and people in cloud collaboration and productivity suites to define and develop supportable architectures, drive supportability and cost optimization practices across the organization. Strong candidates communicate tirelessly with endless optimism supported by pragmatic planning and great solution delivery. Our leaders dive into the details to effectively collaborate, learn and execute.
This position is located in Blacksburg, VA, a town in southwest Virginia. Blacksburg, home of Virginia Tech, is nestled on a plateau between the Blue Ridge and Allegheny mountains. You’ll be doing world-class development for a cloud computing leader in a beautiful location with a temperate climate and very short commute time.