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DevOps Engineer

Remote
  • Anywhere

Job description

🌟 Allow us to introduce ourselves

Ancient Gaming, an innovative software creator for the future of iGaming, bucks the trend that has lacked innovation for two decades. We're not trend followers; we're trendsetters. As iGaming pioneers, we challenge the status quo, crafting not just appealing software but a whole new experience for the younger, high-spending generation seeking to reinvent gaming interactions.


Founded in 2018 in Malta, we've become a global presence with 50+ dedicated team members spanning 25+ countries. And yes, we're proudly remote-first!


🚀 Your mission as a DevOps Engineer!

A DevOps Engineer at Ancient Gaming is a key player in our dynamic, technology-driven environment. In this role, you'll bridge the gap between development and IT operations, streamlining processes to ensure efficient, reliable, and continuous software delivery. You'll automate infrastructure, monitor system health, and optimize deployment pipelines, enhancing our ability to create and maintain cutting-edge gaming experiences.


Please note that as the current responsibilities of this role require working hours within a specific time zone, we can consider only candidates who are currently based within the GMT+/-2 zone.


What you’ll be doing:

  • Developing and maintaining development pipelines for continuous integration and delivery (CI/CD).
  • Managing, administering, and optimizing database systems.
  • Optimizing the performance and reliability of our platform to ensure the best performance while maintaining cost.
  • Troubleshooting and resolving issues related to infrastructure, CI/CD, and security.
  • Implement security best practices and ensure compliance with industry standards and regulations.
  • Implement and manage monitoring, alerting, and logging systems to ensure the health and performance of our infrastructure.
  • Collaborate with development teams to optimize application performance, reliability, and scalability.
  • Developing and maintaining IaC (Infrastructure as Code).
  • Be dynamic professional and eager to continuously learn, grow, and contribute within the team.

Job requirements

You will thrive in this role if you have:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field.
  • At least 3 years of previous experience in DevOps / Site Reliability / System or Platform Engineering roles.
  • Previous production experience with Cloud technologies.
  • At least 2 years of production experience with Terraform.
  • Problem-solving and analytical skills with the ability to identify and address complex technical problems.
  • Experience with scripting languages (Python, Bash, or similar).
  • Experience with building custom CI/CD pipelines.
  • Experience with CDN / WAF / DDOS protection in high-traffic environments.


What’s in it for you?

  • Flexibility Policy – It's about giving you the freedom to structure your workday in a way that best suits your lifestyle and responsibilities outside of work
  • Work-from-anywhere Policy – you have the chance to work from anywhere in the world, we are a remote-first company and we are proud of it!
  • Every year for our team-building we choose a location and go there to celebrate our achievements together
  • A dedicated budget to purchase all the equipment you need to set up your home office
  • L&D budget for you to develop your skills!
  • Spill Mental Health Service – full access to counseling for any employees who need it
  • Innovative, fun, flat structured rapidly growing company with endless opportunities to grow


This post outlines our ideal candidate and serves as an inspiration for what this role can evolve into. Even if you consider yourself an 80% fit but have a genuine passion for this position, we encourage you to apply. We're eager to hear from individuals who share our enthusiasm. Ancient Gaming is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

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