16 Jul
Dev Ops Engineer
Texas, Austin

Vacancy expired!

Date Opened:2017-08-02
Electronic Arts Inc. is a leading global interactive entertainment software company. EA delivers games, content and online services for Internet-connected consoles, personal computers, mobile phones and tablets.
We are EA

Electronic Arts is more than you’ve ever realized. We’re more than a company, or a headline, or even a clever catchphrase – we’re a vibrant community of over 8,000 artists, storytellers, technologists and innovators working toward a shared vision: to inspire and unite through play.

While headquartered in Redwood City, EA's platform engineering, game development, and publishing operations take place in a network of locations, stretching from Shanghai to Stockholm, Melbourne to Vancouver. No matter which of our studio locations you join, you’ll feel the energy and support of EA’s global brand, while immersing yourself in a culture that inspires you to thrive, take risks and dream big. Our unique studios create amazingly creative and fun games - fast paced puzzles, adrenaline filled warfare, galaxy spanning adventures, high speed racing, and sports so realistic you can practically feel the grass under your feet.

We are looking for a DevOps Engineer to join the Commerce & Identity DevOps team in Austin, TX

Reporting to the Director of Operations, the role offers a DevOps Engineer an opportunity to build and support web based enterprise systems, applications and solutions, including development architecture, designing tools, or platforms. You will be involved in all aspects of Live Systems Operations and development (including Linux based systems, Cloud computing, IAAS, Containerization, Core Java, JavaScript Frameworks and other DevOps Technologies) working closely with a talented pool of engineers and be a true partner in defining the solutions in furthering the products and business.

What a DevOps Engineer does at EA:

Supports the current online gaming infrastructure by deploying Online and Live game features. Maintains virtual game online infrastructure environment.
Works with local and remote Web, Server Side, and Software developers to investigate and design future gaming online infrastructures in support of new game features.
Responds to outages and alerts quickly to ensure public availability of our online services.
Refines processes to develop a culture of quality and high availability.
Automates processes to increase efficiencies wherever possible.
Helps architect and implement solutions that solve complicated application challenges around performance, scaling, and security.
Instrument monitoring solutions to gain insight into application performance and understand emerging issues.
Maintains deployment software and tools (Jenkins, Puppet, Chef, etc.) Work closely with developers to ensure on time delivery of services.
Participates in 24x7 on-call support and maintenance activities.Our next DevOps Engineer shall have:

1-2 years of experience as a DevOps Engineer in a web technology company supporting large scale infrastructure and lives services.
Undergraduate/Master’s degree in computer science or equivalent engineering experience.
Experience or understanding of devops technologies: Docker, Terraform, Chef or Puppet is required
Experience or understanding of CI/CD technologies: GIT, Jenkins or similar platforms is required
Linux Systems Engineering or Admin experience is preferable
Understanding of networking (load balancing, TCP/IP, Virtual IP, SSL Certificates etc.) is preferable.
Experience with AWS or Cloud based computing preferable.
Understanding of application and operational Monitoring – experience with tools like Graphite, Nagios is a plus
Understanding of middleware, proxies and application integration.
Understanding of Network services and configurations.
Experience with cloud technologies such as Amazon Web Services (EC2, S3, RDS, etc.) is a plus
Understanding of databases (MySQL, Oracle) and caching technologies is a plusWhat’s in it for you? Glad you asked!

We love to brag about our great perks like comprehensive health and benefit packages, tuition reimbursement, 401k with company match and, of course, free video games. And since we realize it takes world-class people to make world-class games, we offer competitive compensation packages and a culture that thrives off of creativity and individuality. At EA, we live the “work hard/play hard” credo every day.
EA is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, religion, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital status, family status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal records in accordance with applicable law. EA also makes workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law.

Vacancy expired!