DevOps Engineer (Site Reliability)


Palo Alto, CA, USA

Full time

$70.4-156.2k (annually)



Sep 3

Work Mode:



At the core of Tencent IEG (Interactive Entertainment Group)’s success are engineers that uphold integrity, collaborate whole heartedly, and actively seek out challenges with creative solutions. Our mission is to make Tencent games globally available for all users anywhere or anytime through reliability as a service.

Tencent IEG’s Site Reliability Engineers leverage software engineering skills to help solve complex distributed production live services challenges by actively engaging, mentoring, orchestrating and operating global services across multiple continents and timezones. You will have the opportunity to interface games services at a global scale through multiple cloud deployments, while consistently execute with excellence and consistency.

As the Site Reliability Engineer, the focus will primarily be on how to execute multiple games across the globe, with an emphasis on Tencent internal products and or collaborating with studios on future games that are yet to be released.


Strong desire to eliminate toil by building tooling or automating away repetitive tasks or building cloud native solutions that will proactively mitigate problems before they arise. 

Provide subject matter expertise and on-call support for specific games and or platform services. Members on this rotation will respond to incidents that are critical to business or player issues 

Collaborate closely with fellow engineers, studios representatives while maintaining a strong working relationship based on trust, respect and empathy. 


A problem-oriented mindset that is capable of working on global scalability/reliability problems backwards starting with why

3 years of demonstrated experience in designing and managing scalable production services/solutions 

Understand the importance of well architected cloud architecture framework and SRE principles 

3 years of In-depth knowledge of programing languages like Python, Ruby, Bash, or Golang (not limited to)

Excellent communication skills, including the ability to write concise and accurate technical documentation and participate in the technical decision making process (Bilingual in Chinese is not a requirement)

Location State(s)


The base pay range for this position in the state(s) above is $70,400 to $156,200 per year. Actual pay is based on market location and may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. A sign on payment, relocation package, and restricted stock units may be provided as part of the compensation package, as well as other medical, financial, and/or other benefits, dependent on the specific position offered.

Apply for this position Back to job

You must be logged in to apply to this job.