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The Platform For Competitive Mobile Games

DevOps Engineer

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About Skillz:

The company is backed by leading venture capitalists, media companies, and professional sports luminaries, ranging from Liberty Global, Accomplice, Wildcat Capital, Telstra Ventures, and a founder of Great Hill Partners to the owners of the New England Patriots, Milwaukee Bucks, New York Mets, and Sacramento Kings.

What You’ll Do:

  • Design and deploy a High Availability Large Scale Online Tournament System
  • Self-starter who can quickly develop a clear plan and determine what’s necessary to implement and maintain it
  • Building and operating infrastructure to detect issues and owning those issues to resolution, so there are no similar issues reoccurring
  • Perform deep dives into site reliability issues; partner with development team to roll out fixes
  • Monitor site stability and performance
  • Troubleshoot site issues
  • Deploy applications written by the Server team to into our cloud infrastructure

Your Skillz:

  • Familiar with configuration management tools like Puppet, Chef, Salt etc. and web scale technologies and practices such as DNS, security, and CDN’s
  • Familiar with AWS, Azure, or other cloud service provider
  • Systematic problem solving approach
  • Ability to break large and complex problems into manageable parts
  • Solid communication & interpersonal skills
  • Some coding experience (Python, Ruby, etc)

Skillz embraces diversity and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. As part of our commitment to diversifying our workforce, we do not discriminate on the basis of age, race, sex, gender, gender identity, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, marital status, citizenship, veteran status, or disability status


Medical, Dental, & Vision

401(k) Match Program

Stock Options

Paid Time Off Policy

Snacks, Friday Team Lunch, Dinners

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