DevOps Specialist

February 25, 2024
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DevOps Specialist

Why Big Fish Games?

Big Fish Games is the home of some of the biggest hit mobile casual games including EverMerge, Gummy Drop!, Cooking Craze, Fairway Solitaire, and many more.

  • We are curious and constantly seek improvement in all we do because that's what our business demands

  • We operate with good intentions, confidence, and humility

  • We welcome diversity of background, thought, and experience

  • We listen actively and value each other

  • We foster a fun environment that inspires creativity

  • Overview

    As a DevOps Specialist, you'll be instrumental in elevating our cloud infrastructure and automation capabilities to deliver standout products and services. Your role is critical in shaping the future of the game publishing platform.

    What You'll Do

    In this dynamic role, you'll apply your expertise in DevOps practices, cloud computing, and automation to drive operational excellence. Partnering with cross-functional teams, you'll employ your strategic problem solving skills to make a tangible impact on the organization's short-term goals.

    What We're Looking For
  • Educational and/or Experience Requirements: Bachelor's in Computer Science or a closely related field with 5+ years of relevant experience.
  • 5+ Years in DevOps or related role: Leverage your experience to architect and lead the deployment, monitoring, and maintenance of enterprise-scale cloud applications.
  • 3+ Years Terraform: Your expertise in infrastructure as code through Terraform is essential for automating and scaling our cloud services.
  • 3+ Years Google Cloud Platform: Experience with Cloud Run, GKE, Cloud Networking, Compute, Pub/Sub, Cloud Storage, and IAM in Google Cloud Platform.
  • 2+ Years in New Relic or Equivalent: Proficiency in application performance monitoring using New Relic or similar tools.
  • Docker & Linux Proficiency: Skilled in building, architecting, and managing efficient Docker containers, particularly within a Linux environment, as it's crucial for our cloud-based solutions.
  • Cloud Networking Expertise: A strong grasp on cloud networking essentials including cloud load balancers, Cloud NAT, DNS, and related technologies, vital for optimal cloud architecture and performance.
  • API Design & Integration: Knowledge of ReSTful API design and integration best practices.
  • SaaS Experience: Familiarity with working and integrating with SaaS products and services.
  • Data Persistence: Deep understanding of both relational (SQL) and non- relational data technologies like Memcached, Redis, and MongoDB.
  • Automation Proficiency: A passion for automating complex systems and processes to streamline operations.
  • Advanced Problem-Solving: A record highlighting your strategic problem- solving skills, which are critical in shaping the organization's short- term goals and overall success.
  • Benefits And Beyond

    Employees constantly rate Big Fish Games highly for its leadership, flexibility, well-being, diversity and inclusion through quarterly surveys.

  • FLEX-Forward work environment: Customize the when, where, and how you work while delivering goals

  • Health & More: Medical, dental, vision, life, disability, Teladoc services, employee assistance program (EAP)

  • Work-Life: Wellness Friday (half-days), paid time off, parental leave, flexible work policy, studio holiday closure (Enjoy the week between Christmas and New Year!)

  • Wellbeing: Wellness fairs, weekly virtual workout classes, 24/7 access to mental health and wellbeing support, free therapy and counseling sessions for you and your family

  • Wealth Care: 401k or GRRSP for Canadian employees, flexible spending account (FSA), employee discounts, employee stock, purchase program

  • Learn & Grow: LinkedIn Learning subscription, mentorship program, career development, individual development plans, educational assistance on job-related professional development

  • Community & Fun: Company social events, employee impact groups, company swag, volunteer opportunities

  • About Big Fish

    Building upon our 20-year legacy as a leader in the biggest gaming categories in the world, we are innovating and developing new products within the casual space to add to our extensive portfolio. Big Fish is dedicated to delivering amazing experiences for players to connect, compete and discover play, anywhere and on any device. This means games for broad global audiences in genres that are easy to learn, and difficult to master. Be a part of the team from the start.

    Big Fish is part of Pixel United, the free-to-play, mobile-first video games business of Aristocrat Leisure Ltd (ASX: ALL)!

    Big Fish Games is an equal opportunity employer. We bring unique talents together to build something special that's why we welcome and encourage diversity in the workplace regardless of race, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.


    Montreal, Quebec - Remote

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