Site Reliability Engineer
29 days ago
Do you want to take part in creating the game of a lifetime?
At Mainframe, we are building Pax Dei: a social sandbox MMO, a living world where myths are real, ghosts exist, and magic is unquestioned. A world that players worldwide will call their home and where they will craft their stories for years to come.
Do you want to raise the bar on infrastructure engineering, smooth operations, and reliable server infrastructure across multiple regions in the cloud?
Mainframe’s Site Reliability Engineers (SREs) use systems expertise combined with software engineering patterns to help define, create, and support the architecture, build systems, server orchestration, and operations of services across the business. Our talented engineers focus on delivering reliability-as-a-feature through great designs, repeatable deployments, monitoring, automation, and everything-as-code. Our SRE team is a mix of operations and software people.
We are looking for someone that will employ their system knowledge to design reliable and performant infrastructure, triage problems and tune of our resources to match the demand from our playerbase. Someone that champions automation to reduce manual work and increase development velocity. Someone that loves solving problems and strives to be better, smarter and faster tomorrow than they are today.
Some success indicators for your role:
- You have experience with at least one cloud provider, preferably AWS
- You are well versed in monitoring and alerting, using and operating services like Datadog, Sentry, Prometheus & Grafana
- You are used to using tools such as Terraform and Packer to write infrastructure-as-code and making repeatable deployment patterns
- You are comfortable with both Windows and Linux
- You have experience of working with Docker containerization, deploying services to kubernetes, as well as managing and operating kubernetes clusters
- You have experience with creating and optimizing CI/CD pipelines such as ArgoCD or FluxCD
- You have a drive to not only work with DevOps practices but also to champion them at Mainframe.
What is in it for you:
Our Foundation team consists of experts that are responsible for the infrastructure and operations of our cloud services. We build the underlying technology that enables the world of Pax Dei to breathe and scale - keeping the game and its services alive, tuned correctly for all our players to enjoy. We’re building systems to monitor usage of servers and continuously match the capacity in our clusters – so that we utilize our resources well while providing a great experience for our customers. We believe in repeatable processes - creating the automation to deploy our infrastructure, roll out updates to our services, collect metrics and monitoring data, and be aware of issues before our players are.
We are building Pax Dei - a world which people will call their home for years to come. You will be building the underlying technology that enables this world to breathe and scale - keeping the game and its services alive, tuned and scaled correctly for all of our players to enjoy. We’re building systems to monitor usage of servers and continuously match the capacity in our clusters – so that we utilize our resources well while providing a great experience for our customers.
Our team members are ambitious, approachable, kind, caring, and always ready to improve our ways of working together to bring life to Pax Dei and make our community’s satisfaction our priority. We are a small team working on a challenging project, and, for us, every team member counts; as such, we value transparency in our communication and decision-making processes.
Location and work:
You will join our team and your role is preferably based in our offices in Finland or in Iceland. We are open to discussing remote work but we prefer to stay in the time zones between Helsinki and Reykjavik.
How to apply:
We are happy to hear from you ASAP! Please feel free to reach out to us and tell us about yourself and about your experiences by submitting your application directly to our recruitment tool. We will get back to you as soon as we can. Please feel free to contact in case you have any questions arni(at)themainframe.com
We have a human-friendly, equal-opportunity workplace that values collaboration, independence and empathy.
We have offices in Helsinki, Reykjavik and Paris but we work where we are most productive and for many of us, that means remotely from home. All our offices are centrally located, and we offer you top-of-the-line work conditions wherever you work.
We are a pan-Nordic start-up founded in 2019 by gaming industry veterans. We are working on a project we love - Pax Dei - an ambitious social sandbox MMO, accessible on any screen and offering new ways of playing with our friends.
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