Site Reliability Engineer

Full Time @The Sandbox in Other

Job Description

About The Position

The Sandbox is building a decentralized metaverse, empowering creators and players to come together and build the world they imagine. In the Sandbox, users are creators with true ownership of their creations as NFTs. Our mission is to build an inclusive and open metaverse, building the bridge between social experiences, gaming, and blockchain, creating long-lasting relationships through the power of community. You would be joining at an exciting time as we are experiencing explosive growth and nearing our Alpha 2, opening The Sandbox world to players.

To learn more, check us out at or on Twitter at @TheSandboxGame.

Your Mission

As a SRE you’ll be responsible to ensure the reliability, performance, and security of our PWA’s and ecosystem. This means that you have to be able to zoom in on a developer’s portion of code, and understand how it may affect the reliability of our product, to manage and improve the provisioning of current and new resources, and to review and revamp our current deployment pipelines to ensure a better experience for our customers.


  • Analyze existing, create, and maintain new Sandbox Service Level Objectives.
  • Define, improve, and engage in adapting architectural application bottlenecks as observed on
  • Troubleshoot, evaluate and resolve operational challenges contributing to defined SLO’s.
  • Work with other engineering stakeholders on resolving larger architectural bottlenecks and participate through point of view.
  • Work in close collaboration with software development teams to shape the future roadmap and establish strong operational readiness across teams.
  • Scale systems through automation, improving change velocity and reliability.
  • Leverage technical skills to partner with team members and be comfortable diving into a problem as needed.
  • You must measure, analyze, decide, act, reflect and repeat.
  • Conduct post incident related to reviews.


  • Bachelor’s or Advanced degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related scientific or technical disciplines. 
  • Combination of deep technical skills and business savvy enough to interface with all levels and disciplines across the organization.
  • A curiosity about crypto economies and demonstrated knowledge about the applications of blockchain.
  • A background in the gaming industry is a plus.