Rackspace United States - Remote Full-time

Rackspace is a full spectrum integrator, our Rackers assist hundreds of companies to realize the value, efficiency, and productivity of the cloud. We take customers on their journey to enable, operate, and innovate using cloud technologies – from migration strategy to operational excellence and immersive transformation. 
If you like a challenge, you’ll love it here, because we’re solving complex business problems every day, building, and promoting great technology solutions that impact our customers’ success. The best part is, we’re committed to you and your growth, both professionally and personally. Racker Life
As a Senior Full Stack Engineer, you will be part of a team designing, automating, and deploying cloud native applications on behalf of our customers. You’ll use your deep experience applying cloud architecture techniques in virtually every industry. Every week is different and the problems you will be challenged to solve are constantly evolving. You’ll develop front and backend solutions using cloud native best practices in multiple stacks to help our customers embracing the cloud.  

Key Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with other professionals and teams to deliver new features, enhancements, platform improvements and bug fixes. 
  • Create well-designed, documented, and tested software features that meet customer requirements. 
  • Identify and address product bugs, deficiencies, and performance bottlenecks.  
  • Participate in an agile delivery team, helping to ensure the technical quality of the features delivered across the team, including documentation, testing strategies, and code.  
  • Deploy, monitor and operate large scale production distributed systems. 
  • Recommend alternative approaches to solving complex problems and use new technology to achieve goals. 
  • Help determine technical feasibility and solutions for business requirements.  
  • Remain up to date on emerging technologies and architecture and propose ways to use them in current and upcoming projects.  
  • Leverage technical knowledge to cut scope while maintaining or achieving the overall goals of the product.  
  • Leverage technical knowledge to improve the quality and efficiency of product applications and tools.  
  • Willingness to travel to client locations and deliver professional services.  

Basic Qualifications

  • 10+ yrs. experience developing full stack applications with strong frontend development. 
  • Experience developing cloud-native applications in GCP, AWS, or Azure. 
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills for collaboration with internal and external stakeholders. 
  • Strong experience in all steps of application development (planning, design, development, testing, deployment). 
  • Strong understanding of bigger architecture, data flows and how to debug functional issues. 
  • Proven experience in troubleshooting cloud-native applications (frontend and backend). 
  • Deep technical knowledge of responsive design with React, Node.js and Express.js
  • Deep technical knowledge of web application development (HTML5, CSS3, TypeScript and object-oriented JavaScript). 
  • Experience required with at least one other programming language such as Java, Python, Go, C#, Ruby, Scala. 
  • Experience with Redux, Redux Toolkit, Typescript and React Testing (Jest and Cypress).  
  • Experience building applications using containers and Kubernetes. 
  • Experience developing within distributed systems or a microservice based architecture.  
  • Experience working directly with customers, partners, or third-party developers. 
  • Experience with Agile development methodologies.  
  • Experience with Infrastructure as Code, Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery (CI/CD). 
  • Experience working in Unix/Linux environments. 

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