Lead DevOps Engineer

Engineering San Francisco, California

Covet Fashion


Glu Mobile is looking for a Lead Dev Ops Engineer to join our San Francisco studio! You will establish a results-driven culture, collaborate and motivate the Dev Ops team to support the next generation of services at Glu.

· Oversight of server environments, from dev through production
· Coordinate with Director of Infrastructure on daily and weekly team priorities and projects to achieve objectives
· Coordinate with overseas teams and 2nd shifts for coordination of priorities and projects
· Support a collaborative and engaged work environment with attention to learning and knowledge growth of team members
· Integrate best practice standards and guidelines into all projects and deliverables
· Ensure appropriate redundancy and fall backs in all server environments
· Communicate with engineering, production and QA in coordinating systems engineering work
· Work closely with developers to drive live title processes and practices
· Drive planning efforts around all aspects of systems engineering
· Help drive continual improvements to our engineering standards, practices, and tools
· Ensure an appropriate balance between developer agility and production stability
· Be a good team member
· Ultimate accountability for the health and uptime of production environments


· Deep understanding of DevOps
· Expert knowledge of Linux Professional experience maintaining large production setup in live environments
· Broad experience with Amazon AWS technologies especially with AWS VPC, CloudFormation, Autoscaling, and AMIs
· Exposure to Java/python/Boto /Ansible exposure required.
· Knowledge of deployment orchestration frameworks Terraform, Puppet, Ansible
· Experience managing DNS and LDAP
· Strong network configuration knowledge and skills
· Good written and verbal communication skills
· A healthy capacity to take and set direction and accept and provide criticism

Preferred Skills

· Experience with ITIL frameworks, and service delivery
· Javascript / PHP or other web application development
· High degree of competency with subnetting, VPNs, and DHCP
· Having successfully shipped mobile free-to-play titles
· A passion for gaming in general and mobile games in particular

Life at the cutting edge of wireless technology is an exciting but demanding place to be. Glu is always on the lookout for exceptionally talented individuals to join our team. We reward talent, creativity, and the ability to get the job done. At Glu, you’ll find dynamic people, a hip, forward-thinking culture, a team-oriented environment, and opportunity for advancement. If you are interested in mobile technology and want to be a part of a team that makes the future of wireless technology happen, then Glu is for you!

**Will relocate candidates outside of the Bay Area**