AVAILABLE POSITIONS Site Reliability Engineer 2

Monitoring & Incident Management:

  • Improve the studio’s reliability through monitoring, rapid response, communication and coordination.
  • Develop and manage the deployment architecture for the application, develop the monitoring architecture and implement monitoring agents, dashboards, escalations and alerts.
  • Routinely identify operational problems by observing and studying system architecture, functionality and performance results. Troubleshoot procedures with studio architect and investigate surfaced issues; and handling incidents.
  • Identify operational priorities by assessing operational objectives. Determine project objectives; such as; efficiency, cost savings, energy conservation, operator convenience, safety, environmental quality; estimating relevance, time, and costs.

Development & Data Analyzing:

  • Develop operational solutions by defining, studying, estimating, and screening alternative solutions; calculating economics; determining impact on all systems.
  • Create new tools to facilitate automated monitoring of the studio’s operational environment.
  • Anticipate operational problems by studying operating targets, modes of operation, unit limitations; monitoring unit performance.
  • Improve operational quality results by studying, evaluating, and recommending process re-architecting, implementing changes, contributing information and opinion to unit design and modification teams.
  • Provide operational management information by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing operating and engineering data and trends.
  • Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
  • Accomplish engineering and organization mission by completing related results as needed.

Operations Engineer Skills and Qualifications: 

Mastery of Systems Linux and Networking administration

  • Strong systems engineering and troubleshooting skills
  • Shell scripting (BASH)
  • Strong TCP/IP understanding and ability to produce detailed documentation
  • Write up new and maintain technical documentation
  • Ability to administer networking firewalls, routers, and switches
  • S3 Maintenance, Apache maintenance, Load Balancer Management
  • Puppet or Chef automated related management processes

Cloud Management

  • AWS Expertise (VPC, RDS, Route53 Integration (DNS))

Database fundamentals

  • Administer and maintain MySQL and other open source databases
  • Write and perform basic queries  to evaluate database stability, integrity and performance
  • Large/Big Data Management

Monitoring Systems

  • System Level (Nagios, Munin, Check_MK, Cloudwatch, and/or DataDog)
  • Writing checks & scripts
  • Log/Application Level (Splunk, Elastic Searching, Apache)
  • Ability to diagnose infrastructure as a whole

Bonus to have (Recommended, but not required):

  • Basic knowledge of containers. I.E [Docker/Kubernetes]
  • Python or PHP

What we offer you:

  • Competitive salary, bonus plan, Take Two RSU’s (Restricted Stock Units), ESPP (Employee Stock Purchase Plan)
  • 401K Company Match Contribution (US Employees)
  • RRSP Company Match Contribution (Canadian Employees)
  • Extended Health coverage, dental, disability, critical illness, EAP, and life insurance (Canadian Employees)
  • Medical, dental, vision, EAP, life insurance, and disability benefits (US Employees)
  • Virtual mental health and neurodiversity support programs
  • Fitness benefits (offering varies by location)
  • Financial wellness program with unlimited access to certified financial planners
  • Discretionary Time Off policy for many employees
  • Family planning support program
  • Generous paid maternity/parental leave
  • Subsidized Back-up child care
  • Zynga happy hours and frequent employee events
  • Flexible working hours on many teams
  • Culture of diversity and inclusion including employee resource groups
  • Work with cool people and impact millions of daily players

**remote work from an alternate location could be considered**

HIRING UPDATE: The safety of our candidates and team members is our top priority. During the COVID-19 pandemic, our workforce transitioned to working from home, with all interviewing and onboarding being conducted virtually until further notice.

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If you believe you have been the victim of a scam, you may wish to contact the authorities. In the United States, you may file a complaint with the FBI. More information is available here: https://www.ic3.gov.

Careers Category: IT, Development Operations & Security

Careers location: Austin, TX, Bay Area, CA, Toronto, Canada

Connected Worker Type: Connected

Requisition ID: P211300

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Zynga does not engage in financial exchanges during the recruitment or onboarding process. We do not conduct job interviews over third-party messaging apps such as Telegram, WhatsApp or others. We will never ask you for your personal or financial information over unofficial chat channels. Our in-house recruitment team only contacts individuals via official company email addresses (i.e., via a zynga.com or naturalmotion.com email domain).

If you believe you have been the victim of a scam, you may wish to contact the authorities. In the United States, you may file a complaint with the FBI. More information is available here: https://www.ic3.gov