Senior Systems Engineer

Social Point
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Job details

  • Full-time
  • map markerBarcelona, ES
  • globeRelocation paid
  • cardRequires Work Permit
    Requires that you're a citizen or have a valid work permit / visa sponsorship to work in the country in which this position is based.
  • routeSenior
  • routeEnglish
    Preferred spoken language

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We are on a mission to connect the world via awesomely fun gameplay.

Social Point is a world reference in mobile, action, social and strategy gaming, with mega-hits like Dragon City, Monster Legends, the new World Chef and Dragon Land, and an active fan base of more than 50 million players.

We offer a fun, lively and dynamic workplace, headquartered in Barcelona, where creativity, agility and innovation are encouraged, prized and rewarded. Working with us will see you develop your skills, play drive your career and delight millions of people around the world.

What will you do at Social Point?

As a Senior Systems Engineer, your challenge at Social Point will be to design highly scalable and available systems to enable our other teams to create fun for our 6M Daily Active Users (+200K concurrent users), running on the AWS platform.

Our Systems Team loves to automate the infrastructure management, monitor every detail, believes in open source and likes deploying new technologies.

We will count on you to:

  • Design and implement infrastructure and systems using configuration managers and container technologies
  • Automate the building of infrastructure in cloud environments and the deployment of our services usingCI/CD pipelines
  • Monitor every component, analyze and improve the performance of the platform
  • Design and implement security policies, backup strategies, and highly available services
  • Diagnose problems, find bottlenecks, identify possible solutions and implement those fixes!
  • Cross-department collaboration to meet the business needs

Main requirements

This is you

  • +5 years of experience as a Systems Engineer for a high-performance internet company (+1M Daily Active Users)

  • +2 years of experience managing infrastructure in cloud environments: AWS, Google Cloud Platform, Azure. Preferably AWS (EC2, DynamoDB, CloudFormation, IAM, ...)

  • Experience managing infrastructure with configuration managers: Ansible, Chef, Puppet, ... Preferably Puppet

  • Experience maintaining and deploying services in container technologies: Docker, Kubernetes

  • Experience monitoring and logging systems and services: Nagios, Grafana, Prometheus, ELK

  • Advanced developing skills. Preferably Go and Python

  • Ability to work in a team environment

  • Facility to learn new technologies

  • Fluent spoken and written English

Nice to have

  • Spanish is a plus!


  • You’ll get top of the range devices to work with, along with a Spotify Premium account

  • “Mens sana in corpore sano” is the Latin for “a healthy mind in a healthy body”. Our SocialPointers get a healthy Monday breakfast + delicious daily lunch menus + access to our private gym and fantastic physiotherapist

  • “An apple a day keeps the doctor away” so we get fresh fruit at the office but also a private medical insurance, just in case

  • Monthly events to get you to know your colleagues, drop by our hairdresser’s to get ready (Forget the wallet)

  • People development is key for us: coupling an amazing training budget just for you and our internal mobility programs, you get real growth opportunities!

  • Cool offices in the tech neighborhood. Gym and gaming room on site!

  • New to Barcelona? we offer weekend activities once a month, Spanish lessons and help with all your boring paperwork!

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