DevOps Engineer

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Posted
March 26, 2021
Full Time
Anywhere
Remote

Happy Volcano is looking for a DevOps engineer who can help our small team put our multiplayer “games as a service” live ops theory into practice. 

We would like to meet someone with experience and self-motivation, who can provide our game You Suck At Parking (and future projects) with the necessary tools and services for an ambitious live multiplayer game. 

This might involve creating load testing scenarios, measuring and optimizing how many players can be packed onto a server, setting up automated testing solutions, creating and optimizing in-game events and promotions, handling user generated content and developing monetization solutions, estimating the cost of infrastructure based on the number of users by location,... 

If these are the things you’re comfortable with or are willing to learn about, we really want to talk to you!

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We are excited about candidates who value efficiency, have a pragmatic approach to problem solving and an eagerness to get things done. We're looking for a positive, active, and contributing team member with good communication skills.

Candidates from under-represented backgrounds are encouraged to apply. 

Some other things we’ll ask of you…

  • Managing cloud infrastructures
  • Setting up CI/CD pipelines
  • Optimizing infrastructure
  • Figuring out budgetary consequences of various monetization scenarios
  • ...

It would be nice-to-have if...

  • You have worked on live games before
  • You know how to set up online services like Playfab, Game Sparks,...
  • You have experience using Unity
  • You have experience using task management tools (JIRA)
  • You have experience with GIT/Bitbucket version control   
  • You’re in a timezone roughly around GMT+1 (give or take a few hours)

What you'll get...

  • A full time position 
  • An appropriate salary
  • A small team of friendly colleagues
  • A life outside the office, because seriously, work is not all that matters

About Happy Volcano

Happy Volcano has a team of skilled game designers and developers. We’re based in Leuven, Belgium and collaborate with artists, developers and sound designers across the world to launch awesome video games. The studio released the critically acclaimed and award-winning The Almost Gone in 2020 and is currently working on You Suck at Parking, coming to Steam in 2021.

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About You Suck at Parking

You Suck at Parking is a challenging driving and puzzle game that will test the player’s skills through a plethora of varied and surprising levels in a tight race against the clock, and will feature a built-in level editor for users to create their own crazy, mayhem-fuelled parking shenanigans.

Are you just Drifting through life, heading towards a Burnout? Do you need to make a quick U-turn? Well, You Suck at Parking won’t help you at all, but it will test your parking skills to the absolute limit...and probably beyond!

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