Senior Site Reliability Engineer

GameOn Technology
San Francisco, CA

 

Job Description

You'll be joining a growing platform engineering team as a key contributor to drive reliability and uptime.

As an integral part of many new initiatives at GameOn, you'll work closely with other engineers to improve and maintain performance of mission-critical services and design and implement best practices around infrastructure, CI/CD, High Availability, and uptime performance.

While your core responsibilities will revolve around the development of web-services and data pipelines, GameOn is an open work environment and flat organisation where you'll have ample opportunity to contribute and grow in other areas of the company that interest you.

 

Responsibilities

  • Improve uptime guarantees and performance and delivery consistently excellent responsivness and performance

  • Advise application developers on best practices and available technologies to help them improve the performance of their applications in production

  • Create developer workflows that move us close to the goal of having the local development experience mirror production as closely as possible

  • Provide high-level perspective and input on all development projects and contribute to the creative process across other disciplines and features

  • Collaborate on maintaining and improving GameOn's infrastructure and technology platforms

 

Qualifications

Minimum:

  • Experience working with developers to create "seamless" deployment pipelines

  • Experience maintaining uptime on critical production systems

  • Experience in designing and implementing high velocity systems

  • Experience with repeatable deployment strategies (eg: infrastructure as code)

  • Understanding of design and implementation of distributed systems

  • 3+ years industry experience in SRE

  • Experience running databases and data pipelines in production

Preferred:

  • Experience working in an environment with > 50K RPM request rate

  • Experience with Mesos/Mesosphere

Bonuses:

  • Experience with ArangoDB

  • Experience building chatbots or chat applications

  • Sports, Lifestyle, IoT, or Music-industry domain knowledge

Compensation and Benefits

  • Competitive salary and equity packages commensurate with experience

  • Full Medical/Dental/Vision benefits packages to fit your needs

  • Company meals 3x a week

  • Regular company-sponsored happy hours and social events

  • Awesome new office located 5 minutes from BART in FiDi

  • Work hard play hard culture with flexibility around travel and working remotely

 

About GameOn

GameOn was founded in 2014 with a shared passion for building innovative messaging products that serve the world of broadcast media. Using its proprietary bot platform, GameOn has designed, developed, and launched business solutions for many of the world's largest sport, lifestyle, and media companies becoming an industry leader in user retention, engagement, and monetization in the chat application space. Some of the world's most notable brands are partnering with GameOn to provide customized, rich customer experiences on the world's major chat application platforms. Having recently closed a Series A funding round with a focus on scaling its engineering and business development efforts, GameOn continues to build momentum in an industry with rapidly expanding opportunities.

Enough about us, let's chat if you think you can help. Don't forget to share any experiences with chat bots you've had as a user OR developer when reaching out.

 

Contact us at jobs@gameontechnology.com