Dev Ops Engineer

Engineering Toronto, ON


Kim Kardashian Hollywood

Description

Terms of employment: Fulltime

Hours of work: 40 hours a week

Benefits: Healthcare (Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability), PTO, Sick days. Eligible for bonuses and salary increases in accordance with company policy

Business and Work Location: Spadina and King Street, Toronto, Ontario

Glu Mobile (NASDAQ:GLUU) is a leading global developer and publisher of free-to-play games for smartphone and tablet devices. Glu is focused on creating compelling original IP games such as COOKING DASH, DEER HUNTER, COVET FASHION, DESIGN HOME, RACING RIVALS, TAP SPORTS BASEBALL, and branded IP games including KIM KARDASHIAN: HOLLYWOOD, on the App Store, Google Play, Amazon Appstore, Facebook, Mac App Store, and Windows Phone. We have worldwide studios in North America, Russia, and India. Our headquarters are in the heart of the bustling financial district of San Francisco. To learn more, follow this link: http://www.glu.com/

Role Overview:

As a Dev Ops Engineer, you will be responsible for the architecture, monitoring, delivery, and maintenance of our cloud infrastructure. You will be an integral part of building our next generation platform that will support millions of daily players. For this role, we are looking for an intellectually curious individual with great attention to detail and the technical background to help us build the most compelling mobile games for our customers. You will be part of the core technology team which is responsible for development and maintenance of game services, tools, and cloud infrastructure.  You will be working alongside a small tight-knit team of talented engineers.

Responsibilities:

  • Enabling fast, reliable and consistent user experience by measuring and optimizing the entire technology stack
  • Automating tasks and streamlining processes to easily manage a growing 200+ server farm
  • Analyzing and improving efficiency, scalability, and stability of various system resources
  • Participating in a rotating on call schedule
  • Writing, reviewing and documenting code in various languages and frameworks
  • Working closely with app developers to roll out new functionality and build internal tools
  • Debugging the hardest problems, live

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or diploma in Computer Science, or related field
  • Experienced with scripting languages such as PHP or Python
  • Knowledge of shell scripting in a Linux environment
  • Experience with cloud-based virtual servers (Amazon AWS is a plus)
  • Experience with cloud orchestration, highly available and scaled environment
  • Comfortable working as part of a team
  • Experience implementing and operating two or more online products (ideally in-market games)
  • 4+ years of related experience

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience designing or operating applications in a microservices architecture
  • Proficiency with Docker and cluster orchestration tools (Swarm, Kubernetes, etc.)
  • Experience with infrastructure-as-code tools such as Puppet or Chef
  • Relevant personal projects and open source work
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