Senior Cloud Operations Engineer

Mar 19, 2023
Berlin, Germany
... Not specified
... Senior
Full time
... Office work

The opportunity

At Unity, we are passionate about gaming, and we love that we provide professional and indie creators with the top tier platform to bring their ideas to life. Monthly, billions of gamers around the world discover incredible games that are Made with Unity, contributing to the success of developers and the delight of game players.

We want to go one step further. We believe that the world is a better place with more creators in it, and we see that players themselves are becoming the creators of the future.

We are on a mission to enable every player to play, build and share games on the most accessible platform: Your phone.

Join our new team and help us building the biggest platform to create and play games on mobile.

What you’ll be doing

  • Building up and maintaining a backend architecture that is supposed to serve millions of players
  • Ensuring a flawless integration of the platform backend into our mobile frontend with an emphasis on scalability
  • Owning the operation of all our service architecture
  • Ensuring a reliable and scalable delivery of our backend services
  • Hardening the security and adaptability of our platform backend

You should have

  • Working knowledge of the AWS and GCP ecosystems, particularly services like Lambda, CloudFront, S3, RDS, Cloud Run, Cloud SQL
  • Good command of SQL and NoSQL database solutions to boost the performance of our queries
  • Good understanding of CI / CD tools to automate away all deployment and testing processes
  • Good knowledge of monitoring tools, such as Datadog, to help us never miss unusual behaviour again
  • Experience with developing backend services in NodeJS

You might also have

  • Understanding of software engineering and development methodologies
  • Experience with B2C backend services and related scalability & security challenges, such as DDoS attacks

Life at Unity

Unity (NYSE: U) is the world’s leading platform for creating and operating real-time 3D (RT3D) content. Creators, ranging from game developers to artists, architects, automotive designers, filmmakers, and others, use Unity to make their imaginations come to life. Unity is the foundation upon which the world’s most powerful digital content is created. Specifically, Unity’s platform provides a comprehensive set of software solutions to create, run and monetize interactive, real-time 2D and 3D content for mobile phones, tablets, PCs, consoles, and augmented and virtual reality devices.

In the fourth quarter of 2021, Unity had, on average, 3.9 billion monthly active end users who consumed content created or operated with its solutions. The applications developed by these creators were downloaded, on average, five billion times per month in 2021. For more information, please visit

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