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DRE are EA's continuous integration and build experts. We are a team of over 100, located in EA studios across North America, Europe, and Asia-Pacific.

We pride ourselves on providing automation services to our internal customers - EA's game, engine, product, and content teams.

We are looking for someone to join the Development and Release Engineering team (DRE) in Seattle or North America - West as a DevOps Engineer and provide excellent services to our internal partner development teams. This engineer will report to our Development Director.

Responsibilities

  • You will work as a technical liaison with partner development teams to address build, infrastructure and CI/CD related issues

  • You'll be creating and maintaining automation pipelines and workflows

  • You'll identify gaps/toil within build & automation workflows and implement automated scalable, reliable and repeatable solutions

  • You'll monitor and address automated systems issues

  • You'll be working with IT and internal DRE team on expanding and maintaining build infrastructure environments

  • You'll provide regular status updates on assigned tasks and identify project issues

Technical Skills

Desired skills:

  • Azure DevOps experience

  • Source control management tools (e.g Perforce, Git)

  • Proficient in object-oriented/scripting languages (e.g JavaScript/TypeScript, C#, Java, Groovy, Python, and Ruby)

  • Proficient in implementing CI/CD pipelines (e.g Jenkins, GitLab CI, ADO yaml)

  • Proficient in shell scripting (e.g. PowerShell)

  • Virtualization environments and tools (e.g VMs, vSphere)

Nice to haves:

  • Unreal experience (e.g Unreal Build Graph, UGS, Gauntlet)

  • Configuration management tools (e.g Chef, Ansible, Puppet, and Terraform)

  • Familiar with best practices around automation security

  • Artifact repositories (e.g Artifactory, NPM, NuGet)

  • Data reporting (e.g Splunk, ElasticSearch)

  • Cloud platforms (e.g AWS, GCP, Azure)

Ideal Candidate Characteristics

  • 4+ years of experience as a DevOps engineer

  • A desire to collaborate

  • Familiar with Agile methodology

  • Successfully manage responsibilities and know when to ask for help

  • Ability to quickly learn and apply new concepts, principles, and solutions

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