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Dev Ops at Famigo in Austin, TX

Famigo    posted almost 5 years ago

FullTime | Austin, TX


About Us:

Famigo is a startup company based out of the Austin Technology Incubator.  We're a small team of highly dedicated people, and we're all passionate about everything Famigo. It's our mission to make mobile technology work for families. 


We currently need a motivated person to help deploy and monitor the backend production systems responsible for the Famigo Sandbox platform. We are always pushing the limits on how the Sandbox helps families, so it is constantly evolving.

You would be automating the administration of Linux servers in an EC2 environment, including but not limited to: bare-metal provisioning, installation, software packaging, service configuration, and instrumenting for alerts and alarms. Development of command-line and web-based tools in support of internal management, support and operational processes. Research, installation and configuration engineering for a multitude of 3rd party tools and services for integration into the Cloud Gaming Service as needed. Work closely with QA, Support and Operations teams to support service upgrades and deployments as needed

There's a huge opportunity for a smart self-starter to make a difference within this company and an equally outsized opportunity to learn the mobile technology business from a highly knowledgeable team. The right candidate will have plenty of room to grow within a rapidly expanding company. 


5+ years programming experience with scripting languages, specifically Python
Experience in the use of Git and integration of Git into engineering nd operational work-flows
Expert in writing software, packaging it, and deploying it into a fully automated environment.
Expert in the deployment of web-sites and web-based services into a production environment
Expert in Linux administration
Proficient in evaluating software & hardware for deployment in a production environment
Proficient in the use and deployment of administration automation technologies, e.g. Puppet and Chef
Proficient in the use and deployment of databases, PostgreSQL & MongoDB experience is preferred
Proficient in building command-line tools
Familiar with big data processing frameworks, e.g. Hadoop
A passion for great user experiences across users of all ages
Incredible work ethic
The desire to produce great code
Sense of humor
Appetite for tacos

Bonus Points:

Experience with jenkins
Fundamentals in object-oriented design, data sctructures, algorithm design, and problem solving
Experience with modern server-side technologies (i.e. javascript, jquery, boostrap, backbone, python, django, postgres, mongodb, solr, etc)
Experience with Android development
Expereicne with iOS development


Competitive salary + equity + benefits.

If you're interested, submit an application along with some samples of your work.

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