Overview

Aeria Games is one of the largest Publishers of PC and Mobile games in Europe, the US and Latin America. Since our start in 2006, we have created a company where people from over 40 countries work, think and play together in an environment centered around a passion for games and an entrepreneurial mindset. In 2014, we joined forces with the German media corporation ProSiebenSat1, enriching our portfolio and growing our player base. We are home to a community of over 70 million gamers and offer a diverse catalogue of titles including such hits as A.V.A., S4 League, Immortalis, Goal One, and Aura Kingdom.

We offer rewarding career opportunities, training and possibilities for personal development, competitive salaries and a fun working environment right in the heart of Berlin. Shiatsu massages, German and English lessons, a value system that rewards risk-taking and initiative, and a great team spirit – that’s our company culture. If you are looking for a challenge within a fast-growing international company – we are looking forward to your application!

 

System Administrator (m/f)

 

Your responsibilities:

  • Maintaining the systems and applications that together form the Aeria Games publishing platform
  • Driving large Linux and Enterprise Windows environments from our office in Berlin to our remote data centers around the world
  • Supporting proprietary software and high-performance applications used in hosting and running numerous websites and game publishing portals
  • Performing regular code maintenance patches on games and supporting outage events associated with systems and infrastructure
  • Running upgrades and migrations of data center components for virtualization, storage, and networking
  • Participating in an on-call rotation with other System Administrators to support our data center footprints on a 24×7 basis

 

Your qualifications:

  • Strong knowledge of Linux and Windows servers
  • 3+ years experience maintaining large-scale environments consisting of 100s of servers
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft System Center, Powershell, shell scripting, and convergent systems
  • Comfortable working with virtualization technologies such as Hyper-V, Xen, and Ovirt
  • Familiar with Nagios, Icinga, Graphite, and Elasticsearch/Logstash/Kibana
  • Exposure to AWS platforms: EC2, Elasticache, S3, and other cloud hosting technologies
  • Database experience with MySQL, ideally also with Postgres and MSSQL
  • Confident understanding of networking concepts at both the LAN and WAN levels
  • Understanding CDN technologies and large-scale deployment methods
  • Fluency/literacy in English

 

What we offer:

  • A casual, fun and energetic work environment in a fast-growing company in the very heart of Berlin (Kreuzberg)
  • A challenging job with lots of responsibility and freedom to grow professionally and acquire new skills
  • A very international team of fun and passionate colleagues
  • Regular company parties, Shiatsu massages, German lessons and a proper gaming room