Electronic Arts, Inc Sr. Technical Operation Engineer in Shanghai, China

We are EA

And we make games – how cool is that? In fact, we entertain millions of people across the globe with the most amazing and immersive interactive software in the industry. But making games is hard work. That’s why we employ the most creative, passionate people in the industry.

What a DevOps Systems Engineer does at EA:

  • Supports the current online gaming infrastructure by deploying Online and Live game features. Maintains virtual game online infrastructure environment.

  • Works with local and remote Web, Server Side, and Software developers to investigate and design future gaming online infrastructures in support of new game features.

  • Responds to outages and alerts quickly to ensure public availability of our online services.

  • Refines processes to develop a culture of quality and high availability.

  • Automates processes to increase efficiencies.

  • Helps architect and implement solutions that solve complicated application challenges around performance, scaling, and security.

  • Instrument monitoring solutions to gain insight into application performance and understand emerging issues.

  • Maintains deployment software and tools (Jenkins, Puppet, Chef, Ansible etc.) Work closely with developers to ensure on time delivery of services.

  • Participates in 24x7 on-call support and maintenance activities.

Our next DevOps Systems Engineer shall have:

  • Undergraduate degree in Computer Science or equivalent engineering experience.

  • 2-5 years of experience of managing applications in a very traffic sites - experience in release management, tracking and troubleshooting live issues.

  • 2-5 years of experience working in a virtualized environment. Containers/Docker, VMWare experience is a plus.

  • 2-4 years Linux Systems Engineering or Admin experience

  • Experience with continuous integration and delivery tools like Jenkins, Ansible, Chef, Puppet.

  • Experience with Monitoring tools, like Graphite, Grafana, Kibana, Nagios etc.

  • Understanding of middleware, proxies and application integration.

  • Understanding of Content Distribution Network services and configurations.

  • Experience with cloud technologies such as Amazon Web Services (EC2, S3, RDS, etc.) is a plus Experience administering Java based technologies: Spring, Jetty, Tomcat.

  • Working knowledge of databases (MySQL, Oracle, etc.) , caching stack of Memcache, Redis, Casandra and Message Queuing systems like ActiveMQ.

  • Working knowledge of networking (load balancing, TCP/IP, Virtual IP, Certificates etc.)

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We love to brag about our great perks like comprehensive health and benefit packages, tuition reimbursement, 401k with company match and, of course, free video games. And since we realize it takes world-class people to make world-class games, we offer competitive compensation packages and a culture that thrives off of creativity and individuality. At EA, we live the “work hard/play hard” credo every day.