Dev Ops Engineer

Engineering Toronto, ON


Kim Kardashian Hollywood

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, RACING RIVALS, TAP SPORTS BASEBALL and TAP SPORTS FOOTBALL, and branded IP games including KIM KARDASHIAN: HOLLYWOODTERMINATOR GENYSIS: REVOLUTION, and MISSION IMPOSSIBLE: ROGUE NATION on theApp Store, Google Play, Amazon Appstore, Facebook, Mac App Store, and Windows Phone. We have worldwide studios in North America, Russia, China 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:
  • 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)
  • Bachelor's degree or diploma in Computer Science, or related field; or two to four years related experience and/or training; or an equivalent combination of both
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

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!

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