Overview

Snatch Inc.

Snatch is a free fast-paced mobile experience. Our aim is to provide our users with an exciting virtual world that they can immerse themselves in on a daily basis to challenge their friends and win huge prizes from some of the world’s most exciting brands.

Delivered as a virtual treasure hunt with a cunning twist; we want the world to be excited to jump out of bed every morning and to give our users a way to engage with brands of all sizes and discover products and services that they otherwise never would.

We are discovery. We are adrenaline. We are Snatch…and we’ll be seeing you soon!

Senior DevOps Engineer

  • As a Senior DevOps Engineer in our Tech team, you will be designing, implementing and maintaining the system architecture that runs the Snatch game. Working closely with our Lead Backend Architect you will need to come up with robust, scalable multi region solutions to accommodate our growing user base and expansion into new territories.
  • The current system is capable of scaling but requires a strong hand to guide its direction so that it can support millions of users worldwide creating a high volume of requests. You will also need to be responsible for the security of the infrastructure as well as helping us develop our data science platform.
  • We operate in a highly agile environment, which means that you can expect to deliver a range of features and constantly face new challenges with the support of a close knit and highly skilled team.
  • This is a unique opportunity to make your mark on one of the most exciting startups in the Marketing and Gaming industries. You will be working with a hand picked team of experienced developers and product owners; many who have worked with other industry leaders such as Nintendo, Sony, EA and Disney.
  • We are looking for someone who will be proactive, passionate, innovative and not afraid to speak their mind.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Improving our existing AWS implementation to ensure it is scalable, secure and sturdy
  • Working with GCP and our Data Analysts and Scientists to develop our Data Science platform
  • Working with the Lead Backend Architect to innovate new solutions for handling high user volume and territory expansion
  • Working closely with our partners at Google and AWS to leverage their cutting edge technology and develop our own
  • Ensuring the platform is secure, performing load testing and penetration testing

Requirements:

  • 3+ Years industry DevOps experience
  • Strong AWS knowledge and experience
  • Good GCP knowledge or willingness to learn
  • Linux administrator expertise
  • Good Docker and orchestration experience
  • Good SQL and NoSQL experience and knowledge of best practices
  • SOA experience
  • Strong programming skills (any language)
  • Good communication skills
  • Understanding of how to automate processes

Benefits:

  • Free beer available everyday (while it last!)
  • Regular LAN parties and company events
  • Occasional exclusive partner offers
  • One day a month to work on anything you want
  • Continual personal development

All candidates must be eligible to work in the UK.

Tagged as: AWS, docker, GCP, NoSQL, SOA, SQL