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full time Sr. DevOps Engineer

at Disruptor Beam in Framingham, MA

Disruptor Beam is building a new generation of games for every screen, based on popular universes like Game of Thrones and Star Trek. This is an opportunity to join a rapidly growing company, alongside a veteran team, working with some of the most iconic brands in entertainment.

We are seeking a seasoned Sr. DevOps Engineer to lead the establishment of mission critical processes and build out our high-performance DevOps team. As part of the DevOps group, you will help establish strategic direction, including technology reviews, analysis and selection in order to ensure our games have top-tier infrastructure to provide stable and scalable operating environments for production. You will be part of a team maintaining 24x7 production infrastructure and drive incident and problem management processes.

What You’ll Do
Drive the improvement of our build and deployment processes and tools.
Identify and resolve project risks and threats before they affect timelines.
Develop and test disaster recovery scenarios
Build and manage state-of-the-art monitoring and log analysis tools providing teams with the insights into the health and performance of our servers.
Work closely with the engineering and product leadership to architect solid technical design and approach to operations in a large-scale data environment to make sure our games run smoothly and efficiently for millions of players around the world.
Continuously monitor and improve our infrastructure for performance, stability, scalability, and security.
Manage and contribute to a world class continuous delivery practice for our entire software and data pipeline development including publishing and deployment lifecycle process.
Monitor the activities of the developers to remove any roadblocks and ensure timely completion of all work tasks.
Providing 24/7 product support.
Optimize and control datacenter hosting costs.

What We Seek:
5+ years experience in DevOps or similar area.
Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Computer Science, Math, Engineering or a related field.
Hands-on experience building complex, scalable, and high-performance data-centric system software architectures, ideally with MySQL, Aurora, MongoDB, AWS, and other big data/open source technologies.
Hands-on experience building scalable, multi-tier web infrastructures using technologies such as NGINX and Ruby on Rails. Experience with Scala/Play a plus.
Proven ability to simultaneously manage multiple products in production, test, performance, and development environments with varying technologies and lifecycles.
Strong experience with agile software development techniques, developer-driven testing, and highly automated test environments.
Experience with operating system scripting, programming languages, agile project management practices.
Demonstrated capability to lead and partner across disciplines to achieve high-impact results.
Experience managing mission critical production systems with strict SLAs around service availability and data product delivery

What You’ll Get
We offer world class health insurance. You'll have access to a national network of doctors that provides comprehensive coverage when you need it most.
We believe that rest unlocks creativity, so we encourage our employees to take advantage of our open vacation policy. Our employees take as much vacation as they want, when they want it, as long as they’re getting their work done.
Start work earlier or later according to your inner clock as the core office hours don’t start until 10 am. If you’re experiencing a steady workflow go ahead work according to your desires and use your plus hours later for shorter day or a longer weekend.

About Us
Disruptor Beam is a Boston-area game company that transports fans of beloved movies, literary and television series into the worlds they love. By linking game content to episodes and books, players become a part of the world as stories continue to evolve around them. The company's games are available on the App Store for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch; on Google Play for Android devices; and on the web. Founded and led by game industry veteran and serial entrepreneur Jon Radoff, Disruptor Beam is backed by a group of technology and gaming entrepreneurs from the Boston area. For more information, visit

At Disruptor Beam, we we celebrate, support, and thrive on hiring people from different and diverse backgrounds. Disruptor Beam is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

To all recruitment agencies: Disruptor Beam does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias, Disruptor Beam employees or any other company location. Disruptor Beam is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

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