DevOps Engineer, Ecosystem

Full Time @The Sandbox in Other

Job Description

About The Position

Who we are

The Sandbox is building a decentralized metaverse, empowering creators and players to come together and build the world they’ve always wanted. It is our mission to build an inclusive and open metaverse. Building the bridge between blockchain, social experiences, and gaming. Creating long-lasting relationships through the power of community, creativity, and NFTs.

About the role

The Ecosystem team is responsible for Sandbox’s collection launches (everything from The Doggies to Steve Aoki and People of Crypto), avatars, blockchain, DeFi and so much more. As a DevOps Engineer, your work includes deploying product updates, identifying production issues, and implementing integrations that meet customer and production team needs. Ultimately, you will execute and automate operational processes fast, accurately and securely.

What you’ll be doing

  • Design, develop, automate and operationalize software updates with zero downtime
  • Build, automate and secure application configuration, auto-deployment, and provisioning of services and infrastructure
  • Measure and monitor application and Infrastructure health
  • Work with engineering and product to architect and build highly available, high- performance, and secure features
  • Create a fully automated global cloud infrastructure, that spans multiple regions
  • Provide Level 2 technical support
  • Perform root cause analysis for production errors
  • Investigate and resolve technical issues
  • Design procedures for system troubleshooting and maintenance

What are we looking for

  • Hands-on experience with public cloud services in a highly available and scalable production environment
  • Strong knowledge of containers concepts and orchestration
  • Hands-on experience with Kubernetes (+ if deployed on EKS)
  • Understanding networking and network virtualization
  • Experience in improving the performance of web applications and solving scaling/performance issues
  • Experience with continuous integration and deployment automation tools such as Jenkins, Ansible, Github-Actions, etc.
  • Hand-on experience with IaC tools such as terraform
  • Awareness of critical concepts in DevOps and Agile principles

You might also have

  • Experience with Datadog
  • Kubernetes certification
  • AWS certification
  • AWS Cost optimization
  • Relational Database administration and operation
  • Previous software developer work experience
  • Experience migrating from monolithic to microservices architectures