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Dev Ops Engineer

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Vancouver, BC
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Software and Programming

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Blitzoo Games, a social casino developer and operator for mobile and desktop devices, is currently interviewing qualified applicants interested in pursuing a Dev Ops position in the gaming sector. We are looking for people who are innovative, talented, creative, and passionate about the social gaming industry.  If you’re a self-motivated team player who is able to multi-task and can handle the following responsibilities, we look forward to hearing from you!

POSITION:               Dev Ops Engineer

DEPARTMENT:      Engineering

LOCATION:             Vancouver, BC

Job Summary

Come work with our Engineering Team to help us build a new technology stack to support a best in class social casino. The applicant should be someone who is keen to solve problems, optimize performance, and improve reliability in all aspects of our technology stack and processes.


▪       Work as a member of our Engineering Team in order to build and optimize the next iteration of our production technology stack.

▪       Maintain and improve our existing technology stacks

▪       Investigate and evaluate new technologies and developments in the Dev Ops arena

▪       Develop and optimize budget for hosting and infrastructure requirements 

Qualifications Required

Education: BS in Computer Science or equivalent education / experience

Experience: At least 2 years as a Dev Ops engineer, preferably in the gaming industry.

Skills & Abilities: Configuration Management Systems (Chef, Puppet, Ansible), Amazon Web Services (EC2, ELB, Cloudfront, Cloudwatch, S3), Relational Databases (MySQL, Postgres), NoSQL Databases (Redis, MongoDB), Docker (Swarm, Compose, Overlay networking), Service registration and Discovery systems (Kubernetes, Serf, etc), Git, CICD systems (Jenkins), System performance tuning (sysctl, JVM, IO schedulers), Systems and applications monitoring (NewRelic, ELK, Nagios).

Experience with scripting/interpreted languages such as BASH, PERL, Go, Javascript, Python or Ruby are an asset.

Candidates must have excellent organizational skills, good oral and written communications skills, and a high level of interpersonal skills. Must be a self-motivated team player with the ability to work in a customer oriented, very fast-paced, and demanding environment.  Ability to bring projects to completion with minimal supervision. Must be able to work overtime as required. 

This job description should not be interpreted as all-inclusive; it is intended to identify major responsibilities and requirements of the job. Team members may be requested to perform other job-related tasks and responsibilities other than those stated above.

To apply, please send resume and cover letter to [email protected]

About Blitzoo Games

Founded in 2009, Blitzoo Games is a Vancouver based developer and operator of social casinos. Our growing company consists of talented artists, engineers and producers that have a mission to create a best in class social casino supported by a library of AAA game content.

Our Company Belief consists of 4 principals;

THINK BIG – Think outside the box; strive to be successful

BE FRANK- Be open and sincere in your dealings with others; be forthright

FIGHT HARD- Believe in your ideas; speak up for your convictions

After the call, MOVE AS A Team!

Blitzoo Games offers competitive salaries and a full range of comprehensive benefits including a bonus plan, medical, dental, life and long term disability insurance.

Blitzoo Games is an equal opportunity employer. 

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Please do not contact Blitzoo Games about other services, products or commercial interests.


Posted: March 24, 2017
Closes:May 23, 2017
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About Blitzoo Games

Blitzoo Games is a Vancouver based developer and operator of social casinos. Our growing company consists of talented artists, engineers and producers that have a mission to create a best in class ...