Overview & Responsibilities
Since we are a distributed team we are open to the Rackspace location of your choice, including the option to work from home. Rackspace office locations include San Antonio or Austin, TX and Blacksburg, VA.
Rackspace is seeking talented senior .NET developers to help build our Fanatical Support for AWS business. Our product consists of tooling and automation that enables our customers to get the outcomes they want from their AWS infrastructure, including high availability, security, performance, billing, and cost optimization.
We're a small team working to continuously grow this new business, so we're looking for experienced developers who ship early and often while maintaining healthy engineering discipline. Because we're distributed, we're remote-friendly -- we collaborate with Slack, Screenhero, and video conferences.
In this role you will:
Work with an awesomely talented team
Architect, develop, and support full stack solutions, from whiteboard to fully deployed solutions
Design, build, and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable C# code using best practices
Develop tools and processes to improve customer and Racker lives
Work within an Agile development environment that pivots quickly to focus on the most important things
Collaborate with other developers, product managers, and user experience designers on a daily basis to identify the right technical solutions that achieve product goals
Continuously broaden and deepen your skill set to solve new technical challenges
Mentor and guide less experienced team members to provide technical direction
Provide Fanatical Support for our production system by fixing bugs and triaging alerts
8-10 years of practical .NET development experience
Proficient with C#, MVC, jquery, and MS SQL server
Proficient with front-end web UI, customer-facing APIs, back-end job schedulers, multi-threaded workers
Proficient with git and git workflows
Proficient writing unit and integration tests
Demonstrated experience working on applications at scale.
Experience working in an Agile, fast paced, development environment
Demonstrated passion for independent learning
Experience working in a team that practices continuous delivery
BS in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent experience
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Team lead experience
AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate Certification
Experience using AWS SDK’s
Experience using nHibernate
Experience with MySQL