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Technical Operations Lead - Activision Blizzard Media

London 164

Job Description

Activision Blizzard Media is the gateway for brands to the #1 cross- platform gaming company in the western world, with hundreds of millions of players across over 190 countries.

Our legendary portfolio includes iconic mobile game franchises such as Candy Crush™, esports opportunities like the Call of Duty® and Overwatch® Leagues, and some of the top PC and console gaming franchises such as World of Warcraft®, Call of Duty®, and StarCraft®.

The idea is simple: great game experiences offer great marketing experiences.

Level Up - Your Role With Activision Blizzard Media

  • Lead, build and manage high- performing Technical Operations (TechOps) and Development Operations (DevOps) teams

  • Own and drive tactical prioritization of incidents from inception to resolution

  • Serve as point of contact for key business stakeholder management and communication

  • Serve as project management and maintain full lifecycle ownership of P1 incidents

  • Serve as an escalation point for TechOps and DevOps issues

Game Changer - What You Bring To The Role

  • Experience in leading incident management processes in a technology organization

  • Experience in managing infrastructure as code in cloud environments

  • Experience establishing KPIs for monitoring solutions and systems performance

  • Exceptional ability to communicate technical details to a broad range of business stakeholders

  • Experience managing an on- call rotation

  • Experience in Ad Tech or Mobile App Environments

Bonus Points

  • Experience with streaming technologies e.g. Kafka, Kinesis or Flink

  • Site Reliability Engineering experience

  • Recent experience migrating, deploying and managing Kubernetes in Google Cloud Platform

About Activision and Our Family of Brands

Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI), is one of the world's largest and most successful interactive entertainment companies and is at the intersection of media, technology and entertainment. Our combined entertainment network delights hundreds of millions of monthly active users in 196 countries, making us the largest gaming network on the planet!

Activision develops, distributes, and publishes deeply immersive interactive entertainment for gaming consoles, mobile and tablet platforms, and PCs, including blockbuster franchises like Call of Duty® and Skylanders®.

Blizzard Entertainment develops, distributes and publishes some of the most iconic entertainment experiences in gaming, such as World of Warcraft®, StarCraft®, Diablo®, Hearthstone®, and Heroes of the Storm™, for PCs, mobile and tablet platforms, and consoles.

King Digital Entertainment creates leading interactive entertainment for the mobile world. With more than 200 fun titles, King's franchises include Candy Crush ®, Farm Heroes®, Pet Rescue®, and Bubble Witch®.

Ready to Play? Apply now!

Come join our world and work alongside some of the best and brightest minds in the business.

All applications should be made in English.

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