Junior DevOps Engineer at Kongregate

1 week ago DevOps & System Administration Junior Full-Time
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We need one to Build, maintain and deploy native cloud clusters of dozens of servers and containers in a scalable, highly available and redundant manner.


You Have:

  • DevOps or SRE experience supporting production systems using common CI/CD strategies: [Jenkins, TeamCity, Docker, Kubernetes, or similar]
  • Experience running Linux with at least one cloud computing provider: [AWS, Azure, Google Cloud, or similar]
  • Experience with managing relational databases (at least one): [MySQL, PostgreSQL, or similar]
  • Experience with configuration as code practices and technologies (at least one): [Terraform, Packer, Ansible, or similar]
  • Experience with at least one programming language: [Python, Ruby, C#, Java, Go, or similar]
  • Working knowledge of Git
  • If you are have an analytical approach to problem solving, and the ability to flex between team cooperation and independent work, this role may be a great fit for you!

Kongregate brings fun to the world!

Kongregate is a leading game developer focused on building engaging experiences in breakout game genres. Our mobile games, including collectible card game Animation Throwdown, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant Madness, and the wild west themed Idle Frontier, have been downloaded hundreds of millions of times!

With 15 years of history, Kongregate started out small and has grown into a thriving business with over 80 employees across the nation in three main offices: Portland, Chicago, & San Diego. We are a dedicated and efficient team that enjoys making games as much as playing them. We measure our efforts through results rather than hours worked, and value the importance of a work-life/family balance on top of offering competitive pay and benefits.

Junior DevOps Engineer Responsibilities:

  • Build, maintain and deploy native cloud clusters of dozens of servers and containers in a scalable, highly available and redundant manner.
  • Monitor proactively for performance bottlenecks and unusual behavior to prevent application outages.
  • Write good quality policies, procedures and technical documentation.
  • Follow security best-practices and foster security guidelines within the organization.
  • Working on ways to automate and improve development and release processes.
  • Working with software developers and software engineers to ensure that development follows established processes and works as intended.
  • Identifying technical problems and developing software updates and ‘fixes’.
  • Developing solutions to load and failure test staging and production environments.
  • Provide on-call coverage in case of outages or service disruptions.

Perks:

  • 401K Plan with Company Match
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, vision, life and long term disability insurance
  • Ample vacation days, PTO, and Paid Family Leave
  • Company wide events, game nights, happy hours and more (all of which are currently virtual)!
  • Build awesome games with premier IP holders.
  • If you are interested in joining our team as a Junior DevOps Engineer please do not hesitate to submit your resume!

Kongregate is a remote first company! Our goal is to find & hire the best - no matter where you live. We have physical locations in Portland, Chicago, & San Diego if you’d like to work in an office environment when it’s safe to return to offices.

All interviews will be conducted via phone and video calls.

Kongregate is an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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