Riot Games was established in 2006 by entrepreneurial gamers who believe that player-focused game development can result in great games. In 2009, Riot released its debut title League of Legends to critical and player acclaim. As the most played PC game in the world, over 100 million play every month. Players form the foundation of our community and it's for them that we continue to evolve and improve the League of Legends experience.
We're looking for humble but ambitious, razor-sharp professionals who can teach us a thing or two. We promise to return the favor. Like us, you take play seriously; you're passionate about games. We embrace those who see things differently, aren't afraid to experiment, and who have a healthy disregard for constraints.
That's where you come in.Service Reliability Specialist - Riot Operations Center
The Riot Operations Center (ROC) manages the 24x7 monitoring and response components of Riot's player-facing services. We are the first line of defense when things go wrong with any of our live services. We leverage technical familiarity with best-practice processes to rapidly remediate incidents. The team helps to create and mentor other Riot teams on best practice in alerting, monitoring, and operational processes.
As a Service Reliability Specialist , you will work closely with the Live Operations team and Riot globally to establish and maintain a high-performing and highly available game service for players. You will monitor and support all aspects of LIVE production environments, development environments, and general system needs. Your technical skills and grasp of system integration will help you diagnose and communicate potential issues to Rioters and the community, improving the quality of the player experience. You will be a craft master in operational and triaging skills. The team can look to you in tricky situations to lead the resolution as a proactive individual, focused on solving day to day problems that affect any aspect of running live games. You will also be involved in projects of moderate complexity that would help continuously improve overall service quality in the incident management and observability problem spaces.Responsibilities:
Computer Science/IT Systems/Information Technology diploma, associate degree or equivalent
4+ years of Service Reliability Administration or equivalent role (System Analyst, System Administrator/Engineer, Live Operations, Network Administrator, NOC Engineer etc)
Don't forget to include a resume and cover letter. We receive a lot of applications, but we'll notice a fun, well-written intro that shows us you take play seriously.