Senior DevOps Engineer



Proletariat is seeking a Senior DevOps Engineer to provide effective solutions to difficult engineering problems. This individual will manage the cloud infrastructure platform for our games and services. They will identify and fix production bottlenecks, perform cost analysis for our services, and collaborate with our programmers to design and implement scalable, high performing systems. They will ensure minimal downtime and maximize the performance of hardware to provide the best gaming experience for our end users.


  • Infrastructure development, scalability, clusterization, and automation
  • Active participation in projects requiring server infrastructure
  • Monitor and troubleshoot production issues and collaborate with the developers
  • Ensuring the highest possible availability of live systems, including willingness to work out-of-hours in urgent circumstances
  • Perform cost analysis and implement potential savings of our cloud infrastructure and systems


  • 5+ years of relevant work experience in game development preferred
  • 4+ years of relevant work experience in DevOps or SRE required
  • Experience with AWS, Google Cloud, Azure, or other cloud providers
  • Experience with Terraform, CloudFormation, or other configuration and parameterization systems
  • Professional experience with automation and standardization of services and tools
  • Experience with integrating and maintaining security checks for internal services and externally facing IPs
  • Skill with scripting languages: Bash, Python, Ruby
  • Experience with Git, Perforce or other source control management systems is a plus
  • Contributions to open source projects is a plus
  • Enjoy playing a wide variety of games or have interest in gaming

Location: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Date posted: 2021-12-11