DevOps Engineer | Mobile Gaming | Docker, Kubernetes, Chef

Burns Sheehan Limited
£65k - £85k pa + Benefits
21 Apr 2017
21 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
DevOps, Chef, Puppet, Ruby, Python, Scala, Java, Ubuntu, Linux, AWS, Docker, Kubernetes

This pioneering and 'game' changing online social gaming company are in search of a passionate, enthusiastic and driven DevOps Engineer to come and work in their attractive and funky 'studio' offices in Soho.

Founded five years ago, they have created a workplace where the best Engineers love to work and the best game designers and developers love to create the future of play, and with a culture centred around empowerment, passion, commitment, and fun, this is a truly superb place to work and a great time to join as they're firmly on the up!

The DevOps Engineer will be working as part of a full-stack team alongside server developers (scala, ruby) to streamline, scale and automate their game infrastructures.

The DevOps Engineer is required to perform the following key responsibilities:

- Work with the Engineering teams to design and build great systems to run games.

- Continually improve reliability, performance and insight on all services.

- Develop tools and systems to automatically deploy code and configuration across environments.

- Bea DevOps evangelist both inside and outside the business and help maintain a healthy culture

Key Requirements

- Passion for operations
- Experience running things at scale
- Experience at writing code in Ruby/Python/Scala/Go or similar
- Good knowledge of the AWS suite of products and their APIs
- Experience of working in an Agile development environment
- Excellent knowledge of Linux and TCP/IP fundamentals
- Highly motivated self-starter, who thrives in a fast-paced environment
- Excellent team player, eager to learn from others and to share skills with colleagues

Tech Stack:

- Ubuntu Linux
- Chef
- Amazon Web Services (including EC2, Autoscaling, Cloudformation)
- Ruby (including Rails, Sinatra)
- Docker, Kubernetes
- Go
- DynamoDB
- Elasticsearch (and ELK stacks)
- Redis (and Sentinel)
- Consul and Vault
- Nginx
- Jenkins
- Statsd
- Sensu

Burns Sheehan Ltd will consider applications based only on skills and ability and will not discriminate on any grounds.