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26 days ago

Front-end Software Developer in Test

Rackspace San Antonio, TX

Our Quality Engineering Organization brings engineering talent to the forefront and works closely with development to continuously deliver code to… Rackspace


21 days ago

Software Development Engineer in Test

Rackspace US-TX-San Antonio US-CA-San Francisco US-GA-Duluth US-TX-San Antonio

Do you believe in the power of Open Source? Were you the kid that took apart the family TV not just to see how it worked but because you thought you… Rackspace


10 days ago

Windows Support Systems Engineer

Rackspace San Antonio, TX

Rackspaceis currently looking for outstanding Windows Support Systems Engineer (SSE) to join our world class support teams. The Rackspace Windows SSE… Rackspace


27 days ago

Windows Nimbus Engineer

Rackspace San Antonio, TX

Rackspace is currently looking for outstanding Windows Nimbus Engineer to join our world class team. The Rackspace Windows SE is involved in… Rackspace


27 days ago

Cloud Security Architect

Rackspace San Antonio, TX

Have what it takes to be a RACKER? We are a team of technical and business savvy… Rackspace


2 days ago

VP/GM Latin America – new

Rackspace San Antonio, TX

• Overall P&L responsibility and end-to-end ownership of Latin America which includes sales, marketing, support, channel alliances and our Mexico… Rackspace


20 days ago

Software Developer in Test (Remote)

Rackspace San Antonio, TX

Rackspace is looking for Software Developers in Test (SDT) to join our Quality Engineering Organization. As a Lead SDT, you will be given the… Rackspace


19 days ago

OpenStack Operations Engineer

Rackspace San Antonio, TX

Tools & Automation • Conceive and build automation and tools for private cloud customers, the private cloud support team, and integration with… Rackspace


15 days ago

Project Manager IV

Rackspace San Antonio, TX

• Manage large, complex projects and significant projects or programs. • Provide program management for initiatives of large scope; develop and… Rackspace


12 days ago

SMB Account Manager

Rackspace Austin, TX

The Account Manager is responsible for taking ownership of the relationship held with each of their customers and to serve as an interface between… Rackspace


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    Best company I have worked for

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Lead Infrastructure Engineer in London, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Lead Infrastructure Engineer in London, England (UK)

    I have been working at Rackspace

    Pros

    I have been in the IT industry for many years and through many different companies. IT is tough, long hours, high demands and the constant changing technology trends make it a risk for burn out. Rackspace rewards it's staff for hard work and employees people that are either the top of their fame or have the potential and enthusiasm to get there. The culture identifies that the demands put on you are strenuous and tries to ease that by rewards and an essence of fun. Most staff are engaged in what they do and that leads to a relaxed atmosphere. Staff are approachable and are happy to interact on personal levels to form strong relationships.
    Rackspace is a very open company. Management don't seem to have hidden agendas, financial updates are constantly given, strategies are explained to the staff and managers are treated as advisors rather than authoritative dictators. All managers are approachable right up to the CEO and they take time to find out a little more about you as a person.

    Cons

    Rackspace on boarding process is long and drawn out. If you think you are going to start your job on day one you are mistaken. In someways it eases you in to your role but in others after a couple of months of the softly softly approach you just want to get on with something meaty.
    If you want job and sit in the same position for years this is not the company for you. Most people who make it in the company move roles every 18-24months.
    If you are introverted and can't make friends outside of your team the culture is wasted on you and you will not succeed here. Taking part in activities, walking up to someone's desk randomly and asking how their day went and giving back to the community is the way forward for any new recruit. The company is large and you will just become a number if you don't network with people.
    This year has been a tough year for rackspace globally. CEO quits, share prices drop, aws and asure become more powerful and rackspace loses it's way a bit. New CEO and strategy to put the service in front of everything else shows me that rackspace and the management team are setting off on the right track.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    The tools we use are all over the place. We need a project with a number of departments input to standardise and unify them.
    Regions need to be a bit more integrated. Sone teams tool out only in the US which has some benefits but we should have some champions in other regions.

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