Currently, we have a great opportunity for an experienced System Administrator in our Santa Monica, CA office. The ideal candidate will be responsible for working with the Riot Games operations team to establish and maintain a high performance, highly available game service infrastructure. The role involves working with the Systems Admin group and development teams to design and implement all aspects of production environments, development environments, and general system needs.
If you want to work in a fun, fast-paced and creatively challenging environment, this is the place for you.
Assist with Systems Administration of production and development environments
Help create innovative solutions to automate systems administration functions
Share 24/7/365 on call production systems critical problem responsibilities
Help troubleshoot and solve issues with hardware, applications, and network components
Evaluate and implement hardware and software technologies to improve game efficiency and performance
B.S. in Computer Science or equivalent experience
Experience working with Linux (RHEL4/5, CentOS4/5, Ubuntu)
Experience with some or all of the following: Netfilter, HA - LVS, Apache (httpd, tomcat, activeMQ), mysql, PXE, snmp, monitoring (nagios, cacti), dns, dhcp/bootp, nfs
Scripting and programming skills (shell, awk, perl, php)
Strong background/interest in application and infrastructure design
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Experience working with high-capacity, internet-based infrastructures
Experience working with distributed caching solutions and data grids, most specifically Oracle Coherence
Riot Games - 17 months ago