Manager, Dev Ops Engineering

Engineering Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh


Description

Description:

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 SOMA District of San Francisco.

As Devops Engineering Manager you will be responsible for the uptime, deployment and maintenance of our public facing production systems. This position will provide, guidance, project management and hands on support.  This includes achieving departments technical direction goals, oversight through metric based reporting and team leadership to manage the system architecture, security, design and operations processes and procedures. This position reports directly to the Director of Production Infrastructure.

Essential duties and responsibilities (other duties may be assigned):

•      Management of team during shift and communication of events and progress

•      Provide technical leadership and oversee public facing production systems

•      Provide technical leadership and oversight of large cloud hosted infrastructure

•      Provide strong troubleshooting skills using experience and other available resources

•      Provide monitoring, disaster recovery, and system support

•      Provide strong Project Management skills

•      Maintain up-to-date detailed documentation

•      Provide routine metric based reports demonstrating team achievements

•      Assist in ensuring 24x7 availability of services and infrastructure alongside a global devops team

Qualifications:

•      Strong, hands on knowledge and experience working with popular cloud providers

•      Strong, hands on knowledge of scripting and automation of deployments

•      Strong, hands on knowledge of MySQL, MongoDB and other NoSQL Databases

•      Strong, hands on knowledge of continuous delivery technologies

•      Demonstrated ability to work with others in a cohesive and positive team environment

•      Flexible and adaptive; ability to provide structure where appropriate and needed

•      Experience with multi-site systems

•      Thorough understanding and working knowledge of various Linux platforms, primarily CentOS

•      Extensive experience with backup and disaster recovery best practices

•      Must be capable of independent self-direction

•      Desirable Experience in the video game development environment

•      Experience working with a distributed IT teams and the ability to grow the teams skills, knowledge and aptitude with working with various technologies.

•      Education/experience/certifications Bachelor's degree (B.A. or B.S.) from accredited institution and/or 7 plus years relevant experience

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment.  Glu is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. We welcome people of different backgrounds and experiences to ensure a diverse and inclusive workplace.