INFRASTRUCTURE ENGINEER

Rocksteady Studios is looking to add to its family of permanent staff. We are looking for an exceptionally talented Infrastructure Engineer who is ready for the challenge of supporting the production of a AAA title on the next-generation platforms. This role is key to maintaining and constantly improving Rocksteady’s IT infrastructure in support of the development team.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Architect networking, server and storage projects in collaboration with other team members
  • Implement major internal IT projects
  • Manage & maintain existing server, storage & networking infrastructure
  • Provide 3rd Line Support for desktop team
  • Manage, test and maintain backup systems
  • Work on automations to improve efficiency
  • Ensure systems and the network are kept secure

Technical Requirements

  • Essential experience:
    • Next generation firewalls
    • Networking
    • AWS
    • Virtualisation (VMWare and Hyper-V)
    • SAN and NAS technologies
    • Windows Server
    • Active Directory
    • PowerShell scripting
    • Server hardware
    • Patch and vulnerability management
    • Backup software and strategies
    • Office 365
  • Desired experience:
    • CCNA or equivalent experience
    • Perforce or other source control systems
    • Python
    • Linux
    • Palo Alto
    • Microsoft System Centre
    • VoIP

Skill Requirements

  • Able to collaborate effectively with others
  • Excellent fault finding and troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to work closely with the development team
  • Good communication skills
  • Strong documentation skills to detail completed tasks
  • Basic project management skills
  • Games industry experience an advantage

Benefits

  • Private family medical care.
  • Private family dental care.
  • Excellent pension scheme.
  • Excellent annual bonus scheme.
  • £1,000 to £5,000 Finder’s fee for helping recruitment.
  • 25 days of paid holiday + 8 public holidays per year.
  • 2 days off per year to support a charity of your choice.
  • Studio closes between Xmas and New Year (Discretionary)
  • Comprehensive Relocation Support.
  • Tons of studio clubs to help you get to know people:
    • Comic book, War gaming, Board games, Home brewing, Chess, New Parents, Photography, Film nights
  • Yoga 5x per week at lunchtimes in our mocap room.
  • Football 2x per week at lunchtimes.
  • Life Drawing 1x per week in the evening.
  • World class training speakers hosted on-site.
  • Access to multiple online training websites.
  • Access to entire DC back catalogue on Comixology.
  • Monthly team meals
  • On-site subsidised Masseuse.
  • Quarterly salary & promotion reviews.
  • Yearly Line Manager & Studio Peer Performance review process.
  • Subsidised gym in the office complex.
  • Invites to WB films in their London based private cinema before their release date.
  • Discounts to WB goodies i.e. HBO, WB films, TV, Harry Potter tour.
  • Staff only merchandise store.
  • State of the art office with the entire 190+ dev team in 1 open-plan room.
  • Free vending machine snacks, fruit, juices and soft drinks.
  • National Rail Season Ticket Travel Loan.
  • Discounted bicycle equipment to encourage biking to work.
  • Employee Support Assistance Programme (Free personal counselling and guidance support).
  • Free Eye Test & Discounted Glasses.
  • Gym Pass – 70% discount with access to 1495 gyms.
  • Back up care benefit – reduced cost of nurseries, in home nannies, holiday clubs or adult personal care workers.
  • Game and Book library.