Site Reliability Engineer
Location: Stockholm, Stockholm County, Sweden
Requisition Number: 155207
Position Title: Software Engineer II
DICE (EA Digital Illusions Creative Entertainment), the award-winning developer based in Stockholm, Sweden, is best known for creating the successful Battlefield franchise with the widely acclaimed Battlefield V. DICE is also home of the Frostbite Engine, Star Wars: Battlefront II, as well as being the creators of Mirror’s Edge.
The challenge ahead
DICE Operations creates the underlying backend services that power DICEs modern video games. The ever-changing, ever-growing ecosystem exposes new operational challenges with each new game launched. We are looking for a passionate site reliability engineer to work in the Service Quality team at DICE Operations. The purpose of the Service Quality team is to ensure that online functionality in DICEs games are improving reliability and running efficiently.
What you will do as a Site Reliability Engineer at DICE Operations:
As a Site Reliability Engineer you will be part of the team that is responsible for the design of the system architecture, server infrastructure management and long term improvements. You will provide the technical expertise required to deliver high-quality, timely solutions and services for our players to have the best possible online experience. You will be part of a tight-knit team in a fast-paced organization. We regularly work with teams spread across the globe. Excellent written and spoken English is required.
- Deliver highly reliable, scalable, and operable solutions to complex operations engineering problems.
- Implement built, bought, or shared technology solutions, like Kubernetes and Datadog monitoring.
- Operate our services, manage configuration, run deployments, tune performance, and provide 24 hours on-call support on a rotating schedule.
The next great Site Reliability Engineer also needs:
- Experience operating highly available solutions at scale with security and performance
- Experience in programming/scripting languages (Preferred: Go and/or Python)
- Strong knowledge of Linux
- Experience with TCP/IP, routing, VLANS, AWS Direct Connect, DNS, VPN and other networking concepts
What’s in it for you besides a new challenge?
Glad you asked! At DICE Ops we take care of our staff and have done so during our steady growth over the last decade. In addition to a competitive compensation package we offer our employees 10 EA games per year, massage every three weeks, a variety of sports activities (yoga and cross fit to name a few) and health care allowance. We have a collective bargain agreement with Unionen and Sveriges Ingenjörer which includes a parental salary benefit program and also provide our employees’ with occupational pension.
At DICE Ops, we respect and value our employees’ personal lives. A good work-life balance is something we practice and do our best to maintain even during high-intensity periods.
We welcome people from different backgrounds and look forward to receiving your application!
As part of the application process we might ask you to take on a practical work test. The position is permanent and applications will be selected continuously. Apply online with a combined CV and Introduction letter in English.
Community / Marketing Title: Site Reliability Engineer
Electronic Arts Inc. is a leading global interactive entertainment software company. EA delivers games, content and online services for Internet-connected consoles, personal computers, mobile phones and tablets.
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Date Opened: 2019-04-02 11:11:19.9
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EA is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, religion, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital status, family status or veteran status. We will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal records in accordance with applicable law.