Senior System Engineer
Engineering System & Support (ESS) is a Team that provides, through the Game Development Platform (GDP), services to help teams to deliver products. Repositories Solutions (Code/Binaries/Libraries), Builds environment (CI/CD), Code Quality/Review tools are part of the products platform. Services are delivered using a stack that connects configuration management, tools integrations and infrastructure technologies.
Your Role Within Our Kingdom
As a Senior Systems Engineer on the ESS team, you will be involved in large- scale system design and troubleshooting, your focus will be to provide a high quality Developer Experience by implementing and improving ESS services and products. Our main goal as a team is to contribute to speed up the Game Development Lifecycle.
You will be involved in the Cloud migration strategy to transform and shift our product and services to Google Cloud Platform.
Skills To Create Thrills
Experience working with the following technologies:
Operating Systems Management:
Linux (Debian, Ubuntu) - Required
Windows OS - Desirable
Mac OSX - Desirable
Configuration Management and Deployment:
Puppet (r10K, Hiera, Modules, PuppetDB) - Required
Packer - Desirable
Terraform - Desirable
Virtualisation and Cloud Technologies Management:
Google Cloud Platform (GCE, GCS, GKE) - Required
Docker - Required
Kubernetes - Required
Development Service Management:
Github (Organisations, repositories, Webhooks, Ops) - Desirable
Artifactory (Publishing, Downloads, API) - Desirable
Jenkins (Deployments, Configuration, Plugins, Pipelines) - Desirable
Development Script Languages:
Python (automations scripts, API interactions) - Required
Bash - Required
Groovy (automations) - Desirable
PowerShell - Desirable
Web Server/App Management:
Apache / Nginx - Required
Tomcat - Required
SQL Language - Required
PostgreSQL - Desirable
MySQL - Desirable
Monitoring, Alerting and Logging
General Security awareness
A great team player able to work effectively with people across different locations
Support mindset for Developers Teams
Structured and good at prioritising
Self- driven and keen to learn
Sharing knowledge and Collaboration
Tasty Bonus Skills
Experience working with heavy CI/CD pipelines in a multi OS environment.
Experience working and implementing CI/CD using Kubernetes.
Experience working with Agile Methodologies.
King is a leading interactive entertainment company for the mobile world, with people all around the world playing one or more of our games, including franchises such as Candy Crush, Farm Heroes, Pet Rescue and Bubble Witch.
We have 249 million monthly active users as of fourth quarter 2019 across web, social and mobile platforms. King was acquired by Activision Blizzard Inc. (Nasdaq ATVI) in February 2016 and operates as an independent unit of the
A Great Saga Needs All Sorts of Heroes
Making games is fun. Especially when you do it with people who share the same idea of what makes a good workplace great. We design games for everyone, no matter where they are or who they are, and we employ all sorts of people from all kinds of backgrounds to bring them to life. Truth is, we simply cannot expect diversity in our players and originality in our games without first nurturing it in our people. A great saga needs all sorts of heroes.
Making the World Playful
Making the World Playful is what inspires us to create new experiences and raise the bar. It’s what makes King a place where we can all dream bigger, continue to add innovation to our games, broadening the portfolio and exploring new territories in mid- core and casual. We take the art and science of gaming to the next level through our curiosity for the unexplored, passion for games, respect for each other and love for our players – and we’re not afraid to have fun along the way. In fact, together with our parent company Activision Blizzard and experts around the world, we believe having fun is good for you. There has never been a better time to join us. We're dreaming bigger and see a world of possibilities ahead. If you share our passion, our values, and our hunger to shape the future, join us in Making the World Playful!
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