Responsibilities
•        As a (Senior/Principle) Solution Architect with a core focus to design production-grade architecture to support game operations such as data, security, and SDKs, you will help game studio stakeholders to implement best practices for migrating and developing to help modernize the LiveOps infrastructure 
•        Provide direction on how to tailor the mechanisms used to secure and deploy workloads reliably and safely to production
•        Provide effective communication with studios of all types to help them adopt internal and external solutions wherever they are on their LiveOps journey
•        Explore and experiment with a suite of products, open-source tools, and vendor platforms to build and deploy game operation solutions
•        Enable design governance, ensuring alignment to standards and the LiveOps strategies/roadmaps collaboratively through design and delivery

Qualifications
•        Bachelor’s degree or Advanced degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, or equivalent technical field
•        Minimum 10+ years’ experience with at least 6 years’ experience as a solution architect or technical lead in the cloud, entertainment, gaming, or software-as-service relevant fields
•        Excellent communication skills Confidently demonstrate solutions to the executives/leadership team of the client companies and efficiently communicate with the technical leaders of the clients and other key stakeholders
•        Willingness to identify and solve challenging technical problems with system designs that balances functional, service quality, security, and systems management requirements
•        Skilled with data and software development lifecycle such as Python, APIs, SQL, REST-based web services, and SDKs
•        Experience in customer-based security domain areas such as fraud detection and anti-cheating
•        Proficiency in software development lifecycle, code management, and release management
•        Solid analytical and abstract thinking skills Keen eyes to identify the key product demands from the clients
•        Ability to work in a fast-paced environment managing multiple competing priorities
•        Experience with Business Architecture menologies and Agile Development Methodology
•        Team-oriented approach
•        Occasional travel to game studios in Europe and North Americas

Bonus
•        Passion in gaming
•        Experience in providing architecture solution to external client-facing stakeholders
•        Has served as solution architect for multiple enterprise application/platform implementations, including complex integrations

 

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