Rackspace Azure Cloud Migration Engineer in Gurgaon, India
Overview & Responsibilities
Execute migrations using workload migration tools to Azure
Create, maintain, and use Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s) for migration execution
Create, maintain, and execute migration runbooks/tasks
Work with Engagement/Project Managers to provide timely status updates on project/engagement
Multi-task in an environment of changing priorities
Work within and across Agile teams to design, implement, test and support technical solutions across a full stack of technologies
Work closely across Azure teams (Migrate, Solution Architecture) and peers to establish and follow best practices while solving customer problems
Continually expand knowledge in the areas of new technological developments and trends
Good written and verbal communications skills
Solid problem-solving abilities coupled with a bias for action
Experience working with a range of customers (SMB, MM and Enterprise)
Demonstrated, strong analysis capabilities and technical knowledge by providing supportable technical solutions
Attention to detail in documenting information and ability to show ownership of follow through in customer resolutions
Expertise in OS, networking and cloud architecture fundamentals
Hands-on knowledge for migrating OS workloads to AWS
Hands on knowledge for migrating OS workloads in Azure\Google.
Strong CLI and API scripting (e.g., PowerShell, JSON, Bash, Perl, Ruby, Python).
Successful track record of implementing Azure\Google services in a variety of distributed computing environments.
Experience using discovery tools to define and develop customer requirement and pricing model. Working knowledge or exposure to Agile teams.
Understanding of migration concepts and mechanisms (e.g. The 6 R’s; synchronization mechanisms - block, image, file; sequencing and application grouping; landing zone/blueprints
Experience migrating databases into Azure
Experience database/data store technologies (SQL, NoSQL, Hadoop, etc)
Nice to haves:
Experience using DMS (Database Migration Service)
Experience using SMS (Server Migration Service)
Some development experiences
Linux Specialization :
Experience administering Linux operating systems (please ask for a list, RHEL/CentOS/Ubuntu preferred)
Experience scripting on Linux systems with tools like bash or Python
Some exposure to Docker/containers
Experience with operating Windows 2008, and Windows 2012 and hopefully some exposure to Windows 2016
Experience with managing IIS.
Some experience working with PowerShell
Some experience managing Domain Controllers or other Windows services.
Some experience setting up SQL Server
Bachelors degree in computer science or related.
8 or more years in technical support (i.e. systems administration) or IT professional services. 2 year working with cloud technologies.
Relevant certifications- additional advantage
Req # 36767
Category AWS, System Administration / Engineering